The big boss of Bettane+Desseauve Asia, an englishwoman who settled in Ho-Chi-Minh-City after a career in Champagne spends her time with great wine lovers who are as precise as they are eclectic. Is this wine Heaven?
In Mandarin, business is called sheng yi. Translation: the meaning of life. It is not surprising to find in Asia a strong speculation on Burgundy wines. One also meets amateurs who buy to drink, whatever the price. Richard Doe (on condition of anonymity) lives in Hong Kong. He is a lover of the region’s wines. Raymond Ting, an investor from Shanghai, has lived in Hong Kong for many years. They talk about their vision of Burgundy wines and the increase in prices.
What is your history with Burgundy wines?