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Friday 3 July 2015

Asia

Heavy diet debilitates Korean leader

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un’s love of fine wines, spirits and rich food has apparently made him so fat he has fractured his ankles.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Hubert Chabot

The head sommelier of the Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, Hubert Chabot, talks about ambition and his holiday plans.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Aussie winemaker wins Ningxia challenge

An Australian winemaker has emerged victorious from an international group of vintners invited to try their hand at making wine in the Chinese region of Ningxia.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

HK protest in pictures

A few snapshots of the on-going pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine Explorers: South Korea

South Korea might not be a country known for its wines but, as the Wine Explorers discover, that hasn’t stopped its enthusiastic, but small set of winemakers.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Hong Kong in pictures

Lunch and Champagne tastings gave way to the disruption of road blocks and the protestors of Occupy Central this week in Hong Kong.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Champagnes for Golden Week

Explore a new side of Champagne this Golden Week holiday with one (or more) of these grower Champagnes.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 2 Comments »

HK somms see room for grower Champagnes

Hong Kong sommeliers have voiced their opinion that an increasingly sophisticated Champagne drinking market in Hong Kong has opened the door for grower Champagnes.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Imperatrice celebrates grower Champagnes

Hong Kong importer and distributor, Imperatrice, showcased its portfolio of grower Champagnes to the trade and consumers at a packed pair of tastings at the Grand Hyatt.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

J&B appoints new HK head of sales

Fine wine merchant Justerini & Brooks has appointed Cellina Chan as its new head of sales in Hong Kong.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

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