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Sunday 29 March 2015

Asia

Chinese world’s third biggest drinkers

The Chinese are fast becoming the world’s biggest drinkers outpacing Brits, Americans and the Irish in terms of per capita consumption, new research has revealed.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Taiwanese malt named world’s best

Taiwanese whisky Kavalan has beaten off competition from around the world to be named best single malt at the 2015 World Whiskies Awards.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 1 Comment »

Acker sale makes HK$45m

Acker Merrall & Condit’s latest Hong Kong sale achieved HK$45 million, which the house says will put it on track to be the world’s leading auction house in the first quarter of this year.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Second Jamie’s Italian to open in HK

A second franchise of UK chef Jamie Oliver’s Italian restaurant chain, Jamie’s Italian, is to open in Hong Kong this summer.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Bacardi Legacy contenders from HK and Sg chosen

Devender Kumar from Otto e Mezzo in Hong Kong and Peter Chua from 28 HongKong Street in Singapore will represent their respective cities at the Bacardi Legacy competition.

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

MO bar champions mezcal

MO Bar at the Landmark Mandarin Oriental in Hong Kong put the focus on mezcal last week for its annual “Masters of Mixology” series.

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Bordeaux takes hit over China crackdown

Value sales of Bordeaux wine fell by 13% in 2014 according to the CIVB, with a poor 2013 harvest and rapidly slowing demand in China blamed.

Friday, March 20th, 2015 No Comments »

French GourMay to celebrate Midi-Pyrénées

This year’s “Le French GourMay” in Hong Kong and Macau will be focusing on the wine and gastronomy of France’s Midi-Pyrénées.

Friday, March 20th, 2015 No Comments »

New director for One Red Dot

Hong Kong merchant One Red Dot has named Douglas Thomson as its new business development director.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

Booze is key to a long life, says 99 year old

Drinking, smoking and hard work is the secret to living a long life, according to four elderly residents of a Chinese village where most live into their 90s.

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 No Comments »

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