Terroir Renaissance

International Wine Symposium

December 8th-10th 2017 China·Shanghai

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About the Symposium


Hours International Seminar on Terroir


Top Terroir Wine Masterclasses


Top Terroir Wineries for Grand Tasting


Owners of Top Wineries for the Prestige Dinner



The Terroir Renaissance International Wine Symposium is organized by TasteSpirit, China's leading platform of wine media and wine education. TasteSpirit is committed to providing professional content, knowledge and experience for wine lovers, aims to build the most viable wine culture community. TasteSpirit's advisory committee consists world-renowned wine critics and experts including Jancis Robinson MW, Bernard Burtschy, Ian D'Agata etc who provide extensive advice and support for TasteSpirit's content, education, and wine events.


Association des Climats du Vignoble de Bourgogne

International Federation of Vine and Wine of Helan Mountain’s East Foothill

Conseil des Grands Crus Classés en 1855

Biodyvin Association

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Continuing Education

St. Regis Shanghai Jingan

Special Sponsoring Partners

New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise



T&G International Logistics

CVJ & Company Limited


Why do we organize it?

"Terroir is the dream of mankind for thousands of years." Said by Mr. Aubert de Villaine, Honorary President of the Association des Climats du Vignoble de Bourgogne, co-owner of the Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, in his keynote speech in the first "Terroir Renaissance International Wine Culture Symposium" in 2015. His words touched countless Chinese wine lovers. Terroir, is the set of factors of natural environment and human including land, mountains, climate, human's customs and habits. Wine is representative product of terroir. And terroir is the foundation of all great wines. To understand and to share the great culture of wine, it's crucial to learn the concept and practice of terroir.

For wine lovers

It will be an unprecedented event to learn the logic and methodology of tasting wines of terroir. A unique opportunity to discover the secrets behind the greatest wines of the world.

For professionals

It will be a great opportunity to meet legendary vignerons and influential wine experts who will share decades of rich experience and to understand how terroir reveal the true value of authentic wines.

For lovers of the art of living

Terroir is not just a concept in wine, but the key to understand the equilibrium between mankind and the Nature. It provides a brand new perspective to appreciate the beauty of fine things of the world.