In 2014, contrary to the rest of the wines, still Rose wines has seen their market share increase on the global scene. In a general downward trend, Rose wine production and consumption has increased and become more international: 39% of all Rose wines drunk globally have crossed a frontier. Is this just a mere trend or rather a consumption pattern that is here to stay? In order to answer this question, let’s have a look at what happens on the market and then dive into the intricacy of the consumer’s mind.
China has a higher level of online retail sales than any other global market and therefore may signal trends in the evolution of e-commerce in other markets. Wine is one product where online sales are growing rapidly in China, Therefore the purchasing behaviors of e-commerce wine consumers are gaining great attention.
Should I be concerned about the use of sulphur in winemaking?
The wines were also wonderful at many of the other well known chateaux, including Mouton Rothschild, Pichon Baron, Leoville Las Cases, Ducru Beaucaillou -- with slightly more or less fruit and tannin depending on their styles and locations.
The Wine Forger’s Handbook: A Brief History of Wine Forgery (Chapter Five)