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Wednesday 22 October 2014

Asia

Attention turns from HK to Singapore

The attention of fine wine merchants in Asia is increasingly turning from Hong Kong to Singapore.

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in the Asian media

Hai Jia recommends a “superb” Cabernet Sauvignon from the foothills of the Helan Mountains, while Jeannie Cho Lee MW picks her top Bordeaux 2013 wines from Saint-Estèphe.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Japanese restaurants

From fresh sushi served in a traditional Japanese setting to contemporary French fusion cuisine, we take a look at some of Japan’s most acclaimed restaurants.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 No Comments »

China splurges 430% more on ‘expensive wine’

China is now the world’s second biggest consumer of high-priced wines, following the US, according to a report prepared ahead of international wine show, Vinexpo.

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Rare Ming wine cup sells for record $36m

A 500-year-old Ming wine cup has sold at auction for a staggering $36 million (£21.5m), breaking the world record for the most expensive piece of Chinese porcelain ever sold.

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 8 Singapore restaurants

The vibrant city-state of Singapore saw eight of its restaurants make it into the top 50 of the 2014 Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants awards.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine to benefit from Australia-Japan deal

A major new trade agreement between Australia and Japan could help open up a new avenue in Asia for Australian wine.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Spirits grab spotlight at Vinexpo Hong Kong

Vinexpo Asia-Pacific 2014 will reflect Asia’s position as the world’s biggest spirits consumer with the launch of a new bar concept at next month’s fair.

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Top wines in the Asian media

Chek Wong picks an “intensely floral” Barolo, while blogger Wai Xin sniffs out a “beautifully balanced” red Burgundy.

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Wine chemical an alternative to chemotherapy?

A chemical found in red wine could slow cancer growth without the “toxicity and irritation” of chemotherapy and improve surgical outcomes for bladder cancer.

Monday, March 17th, 2014 No Comments »

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