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Thursday 28 August 2014

Asia

Spain now third largest wine exporter to China

Spain is now the third biggest wine exporter to China according to recent figures, prompting greater Chinese-Spanish co-operation on the protection of trademarks.

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Police smash fake wine chicken farm

Police in China have raided an abandoned chicken farm in Shandong and broken up a fake wine manufacturing ring.

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Top wines in the Asian media

Jeannie Cho Lee MW picks out “a gorgeous Champagne” that is “perfect to drink now” and Wines of Korea recommends an “elegant and classy” Malbec, “with a long sustained finish.”

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the Asian media

Joshua Hall recommends a Chardonnay “with elegance, intensity and lift”, while Jeannie Cho Lee MW picks out an “understated and classy” Pinot Noir.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Russians thirsty for Super Tuscans

Rich Russians are developing a thirst for high-end Italian wines, according to Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi’s new president, Lamberto Frescobaldi.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Australia set for 50% wine import boost in China

Exports of Australian wine into China are expected to rise by 50% over the next three years, according to Weekly Times Now.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 2 Comments »

Sotheby’s reaps rewards in HK

Sotheby’s two-day Hong Kong auction last weekend, including the first ex-cellar sale from Domaine Clarence Dillon, was hailed as a resounding success and raised US$12 million.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Shanghai unveils new free-trade zone

China has opened a new free trade zone in Shanghai, which has been touted as the country’s boldest financial reform and economic experimentation in decades.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 No Comments »

Apartment for wine lovers unveiled in Tokyo

A new wine apartment with a temperature and humidity-controlled basement that can hold 10,000 bottles of wine is now available to rent in Tokyo.

Friday, October 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Top wine picks in Asian media

Jeannie Cho Lee MW recommends a “crisp, elegant Chardonnay”, while Chek Wong picks out a Pinot Noir “exuding magnificent intensity and poise”.

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 No Comments »

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