This is part of our conversation with Christelle Chene as we dive into one of China’s leading wine regions: Ningxia. In this episode we discuss Ningxia’s extreme climate and what type of wine you’d expect to find. Joining us today is Cristelle Chene, the International Affairs Director at Xige Estate. Established in 2019, Xige Estate is one of the most exciting new wine projects in China.
Christelle Chene is the International Affairs Director at Xige Estate. Xige Estate is one of the most exciting new wine projects in China’s Northwest wine region: Ningxia. After many years working for French wine producers as Brand Ambassador and Sales Director in China, Christelle decided to join Xige Estate.
Recently established in 2019, Xige Estate is a new and modern winery with over 1300 hectares of vineyards. Their vineyard also includes 1000 hectares of over 20 years old vines which is currently the biggest and oldest site in China. Xige Estate aims to produce fine wines that express Ningxia’s local terroir.
Find out more: www.xige-estate.com
Follow the journey on WeChat: 西鸽酒庄 (ID : Xg-wine)
Connect with Christelle on Linkedin or email at Christelle@xige-estate.com