With Safety-first menu China picked to keep Donald Trump happy
For those interested in harmless gossip here is the menu of Xi Jinping and Donal Trump state dinner. Wines from Ningxia and also a Cabernet Sauvignon special reserve from the winemaker of Great Wall – I do not know the current one but I met once with the main chief winemaker of Changyu, retired four years ago: a woman. Who’s responsible for the leak of information and author of the pic? well, Lei Jun, chairman of the software company 金山软件 (Kingsoft) and founder of Xiaomi, and in my humble opinion one of the funniest.
Safety-first menu for big set piece dinner shows Beijing was taking no risks when hosting a man who is not known for his adventurous palate.