Take a look around the new DecanterChina.com and see an infographic to find out which Chinese zodiac animal you have in common with famous wine producers, writers and critics around the world.

A new-look DecanterChina.com has launched to coincide with Chinese New Year, including several new content features designed to appeal to the rising number of Chinese wine lovers, as well as provide an insight to those outside of the country who are interested in China’s development as a wine producer and consumer.

It’s now offically the Chinese year of the monkey, following on from the goat, or sheep. Use the table below to find your Chinese zodiac animal and then click the link above or here to see the new DecanterChina.com and also which famous wine personalities are the same as you – hosted on the re-launched DecanterChina.com.

Rat 1900 1912 1924 1936 1948 1960 1972 1984 1996 2008 2020
Ox 1901 1913 1925 1937 1949 1961 1973 1985 1997 2009 2021
Tiger 1902 1914 1926 1938 1950 1962 1974 1986 1998 2010 2022
Rabbit 1903 1915 1927 1939 1951 1963 1975 1987 1999 2011 2023
Dragon 1904 1916 1928 1940 1952 1964 1976 1988 2000 2012 2024
Snake 1905 1917 1929 1941 1953 1965 1977 1989 2001 2013 2025
Horse 1906 1918 1930 1942 1954 1966 1978 1990 2002 2014 2026
Sheep 1907 1919 1931 1943 1955 1967 1979 1991 2003 2015 2027
Monkey 1908 1920 1932 1944 1956 1968 1980 1992 2004 2016 2028
Rooster 1909 1921 1933 1945 1957 1969 1981 1993 2005 2017 2029
Dog 1910 1922 1934 1946 1958 1970 1982 1994 2006 2018 2030
Boar 1911 1923 1935 1947 1959 1971 1983 1995 2007 2019 2031

Data source: www.whats-your-sign.com

The new DecanterChina.com in more detail

The new DecanterChina.com is a sister service to Decanter.com and provides faster access from Mainland China, is fully mobile-optimised and offers a wider mix of expertise and insider information on one of the world’s most fascinating, emerging wine countries.

Each page can now be shared across Chinese social media platforms including the Chinese Weibo and WeChat.

A new Wine Reviews se was designed to meet the needs of the Chinese wine community eager to learn and explore. It features wines that are hand-picked by Decanter’s array of experts and are available in the Chinese market. Local distributor information and a price range are also included as buying guides.

The reviews will cover both fine wines and affordable options for those discovering wine. These reviews will be updated on weekly bases.

A new wine Regions search index is also among the key attractions of the new site. Wine lovers will have access to an introduction to the key wine-producing regions and countries in the world, and find on the same page wine grapes, producer profiles, latest news, columns and travel guides related to the region.

A re-designed Knowledge section is launched to better suit the needs of the knowledge-thirsty wine learners in China, featuring an enhanced Grape Variety index, Producer Profile index, People (interviews) section and a WSET learning blog.

Terry Xu, famous wine blogger and educator is DecanterChina.com’s newest columnist, joining the existing star line-up including LI Demei, Chinese wine authority, LU Yang, winner of Best Sommelier Greater China (2014) and Fongyee Walker, renowned wine educator based in Beijing.

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