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Friday 31 October 2014

Asia

Mandarin Oriental launches “Pink and Purple” afternoon teas

The Landmark Mandarin Oriental in Hong Kong has launched a new afternoon tea service (with pink bubbly) in support of Breast Cancer Awareness.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Wines of Chile hosts first cool climate seminar in HK

Wines of Chile hosted its first seminar in Hong Kong exploring Chilean terroir and cool climate regions as part of a new push to promote the country’s wine quality in Asia.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Spink announces Louis XIII Singapore sale

Auction house Spink has announced it will be holding a sale of rare wines and spirits in Singapore this September including an exclusive, pre-release bottle of a new Louis XIII.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

India’s Kerala state moves to ban alcohol

A total prohibition of alcohol is to be enforced in the southern Indian state of Kerala in 10 years, authorities have said.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Entrepreneur arrested over Viagra drink

A Chinese alcohol manufacturer accused of sneaking Viagra into his drinks in a bid to boost sales has been arrested.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Seven of the best wine lists in Asia

We count down the restaurants home to some of Asia’s best wine lists, as decided by China’s Wine List of the Year Awards.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 No Comments »

China: A ‘misunderstood’ wine market

The Wine Explorers get to the heart of Hong Kong’s fine wine scene interviewing top wine professionals Debra Meiburg MW and Eddison Leung, buying manager for Watson’s Wine.

Friday, August 15th, 2014 2 Comments »

Slurp.asia to set up in Singapore

Hong Kong online wine retailer Slurp.asia is planning to open an office in Singapore by the end of next month.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Entries open for Alan Lodge spirits writer award

Promising journalists, bloggers and columnists are being called upon to enter the third annual Alan Lodge International Young Spirits Writer of the Year Award.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

China hotel chain drops Penfolds

InterContinental Hotels in China has dropped Australian brand Penfolds from its wine lists over fears of being embroiled in a trademark battle.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

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