Coming to Sapa, you are not only attracted by the beautiful scenery of nature, the specialties of the misty northwestern country, but also be stunned with aromatic wine called Wine of love here. It’s made from the Sapa love fruit.
Sapa Love Fruit
The special wine is made from “love fruit”, this fruit is also known as “sour fruit” or actually Meo apple. The Meo apple trees are grown up on Hoang Lien Son Range. These trees were grown up with rain ,wind and sunny in High land, so they are enough bitterness sour – sweet up. Apple trees start blooming in the late spring (April-March) and has fruit in the autumn. This fruit is called the love fruit.
You could refer to these tours for going to Sapa:
About the name of “love fruit”, the ethnic people here said: “The boys, girls here when not in love, just drink the same bowl of sweet cider, sour, They will get drunk, sweet as the wishful wish of each other for life. Meo apple trees starts to bloom in late spring and have fruit in early autumn. You can buy apples to soak white wine at the market of the H’Mong people.
For buying the wine , you could refer to Rendezvous restaurant : famous wine from Meo apples
To explore all the sceneries and delicious dishes of Sapa, you could take part in Sapa 2 days 1 night by bus tour