Top 10 wine brands 2016

26th July, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

4: Changyu

Brand owner : Changyu Pioneer Wine Co
Head office : 56 Dama Road, Yantai, SDG 264000, China
Tel : + 86 535 663 3658
Website :
CEO : Sun Liqiang
Product range : Château Changyu Moser, Château Changyu AFIP Global, Baron Balboa, Golden Icewine Valley, Château Changyu-Castel Co Ltd Yantai, Château Changyu Rena
Volume 2014 : 12m 9l cases
Volume 2015 : 15m 9l cases
Change : +25%

China’s oldest wine brand extended its lead over rival Great Wall considerably in 2015, selling nearly double the volume – 15 million cases to Great Wall’s 7.8m, with an impressive 25% rise in volume sales on 2014. Founded in 1819, the brand celebrated the launch of its “crown jewel” this year – a five-strong range under the Château Changyu Moser XV brand that, taking the Bordeaux model, includes ‘grand vin’ Château Changyu Moser XV Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, second wine Moser Family Cabernert Sauvignon 2013, and a three-strong varietal range, Moser XV, formed of a Cabernet, Merlot and Riesling, which launched with the 2015 vintage.

Made by Austrian Grüner Veltliner pioneer Lenz Moser, the wines are due to go on sale in the UK through Berry Bros & Rudd and Bibendum. Interestingly, the range….

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One Response to “Top 10 wine brands 2016”

  1. To Olivia Moser:


    I live in Santa Rosa and my Mother’s Maiden name is Moser, my husband works for Purple Wine Co. and read this release. Some of the Moser family did settle in Sonoma County, just curious if you know much about the Moser family. John Moser was my grandmother’s 2nd husband.If you think we might be related please contact me at my e-mail.

    Thank you and sorry to bother you-

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