Ningxia, China - Wine Regions Episode #01

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Ningxia, located in north-central China, has recently won international acclaim for its high-quality wines that can rival even those from Bordeaux.

Ningxia, located in north-central China, has recently won international acclaim for its high-quality wines that can rival even those from Bordeaux. In 2011, for example, a Ningxia winery won a major competition for its 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon blend, beating out rivals from France. Since then, major international players – including both Pernod Ricard and Moet Hennessy – have kept a careful eye on the region for its distinctive terroir.