Fei Tswei Winery Merlot – Year of the Dragon Special Edition


This limited edition Merlot celebrates the Chinese New Year with a vibrant ruby red colour and a blend of raspberry, mulberry, and strawberry notes, enriched by cocoa, vanilla, and coffee from oak aging. Ideal for pairing with British cheese, this wine symbolises an East meets West fusion, enhancing both Chinese winemaking and British culinary traditions. Its fruit-forward taste and soft tannins make it a unique choice for festive occasions.

Product Details

Fei Tswei Winery, founded in 2012, is a beacon of excellence and innovation in the burgeoning Chinese wine industry. Nestled in the heart of Helan Mountain’s eastern belt, the winery is a symbol of the harmonious blend of traditional Chinese culture and modern viticultural practices. Inspired by the family’s heritage and the symbolic significance of emerald jade, Fei Tswei Winery embodies values of humility, tolerance, and a deep-rooted connection to the land.

The winery stands out for its unique approach to winemaking, combining time-honored Chinese traditions with contemporary techniques. Their emblem, a stylised dragon inspired by an emerald carving from the family collection, encapsulates the fusion of heritage and modernity that defines their brand.

Fei Tswei’s commitment to excellence is evident in their adherence to high standards, sustainable practices, and long-term planning. Their focus on innovation and quality has positioned them not just as a leader in the Chinese wine market, but also as a competitor on the international stage.

The Chinese wine market, in recent years, has witnessed remarkable growth and transformation. With an increasing number of consumers developing a taste for fine wines, China has become one of the most dynamic and rapidly evolving wine markets in the world. This shift is driven by a growing middle class, increased exposure to global wine trends, and a rising interest in wine culture. Domestic producers like Fei Tswei Winery are at the forefront of this revolution, showcasing the potential of Chinese terroir and elevating the country’s status as a wine-producing nation.

Fei Tswei Winery’s dedication to creating premium wines reflects the overall upward trajectory of the Chinese wine industry. As they continue to blend the richness of Chinese heritage with innovative winemaking, Fei Tswei is not just a name in the world of wine, but a symbol of the exciting possibilities within the Chinese wine market.

– Producer: Fei Tswei
– Region: Helan Mountain, China
– Grape Variety: Merlot
– Vintage: 2019
– Alcohol: 15.5%
– Style: Fruity & Rich


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Fei Tswei Winery Merlot – Year of the Dragon Special Edition”

You may also like…

What people say

“Jess was incredibly knowledgeable, passionate, and made the tasting an educational and enjoyable experience. Her professionalism added an extra layer of appreciation to every sip.”

Amy Anton

“This was a fantastic experience. The wine and cheese were paired to perfection and I learned a lot too! Jessica was very knowledgeable and made it a really fun evening. 5 stars – would recommend!”

Jack Byrne

“I ordered hampers for corporate gifts and they were extremely well received, with many of the recipients stating it was the best hamper they had ever been given. Great selection of cheese and wine and Jess was extremely helpful with placing the orders.”

Sophie Labarthe

“Jess hosted a wine and cheese tasting for my hen party. She brought a range of wines and cheeses which were all stunning, beautifully presented and so well thoughtfully paired. I would totally recommend her and wouldn’t trust anyone else!”

Jennifer Middleton

Follow my journey on @Instagram