Commemorative yellow wine released to celebrate 25th anniversary of HK's return
A commemorative yellow wine was released by Zhejiang Guyuelongshan Shaoxing Wine Co., Ltd on Monday. [Photo provided to ezhejiang.gov.cn]
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong's reunification with the motherland, a commemorative yellow wine was released by Zhejiang Guyuelongshan Shaoxing Wine Co., Ltd on Monday.
Shaoxing yellow wine, also known as huangjiu, is a well-known type of Chinese wine that is integral to traditional Chinese culture and represents the Chinese people's wisdom, said Henry Tang, a business leader and Hong Kong member of the Standing Committee of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.
Zhejiang Guyuelongshan Shaoxing Wine Co. Ltd, the first listed company in China's yellow wine industry, is a storied representative of China's traditional yellow wine culture and should take on the responsibility of reviving Chinese yellow wine, according to Xu Mingguang, president of Shaoxing Yellow Wine Industry Association.
On May 16, 1997, Guyuelongshan became the first Chinese yellow wine brand to be listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Over the past 25 years, the company has been promoting Chinese yellow wine culture and helping to revitalize the domestic industry.
The company now possesses a national Huangjiu Engineering Technology Research Center and a first-class winemaker team. It is also the inheritance base of Shaoxing Huangjiu brewing technology, which is the national intangible cultural heritage.