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Friday 18 April 2014

Asia

China: Top 10 improvements

The Chinese wine boom has been well documented. But are people being given a good deal?

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 1 Comment »

Champagne consumption rises in Turkey

Turks are increasingly turning away from drinks such as raki to enjoy Champagne according to the latest government figures.

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Pernod Ricard reports half-year growth despite European slowdown

Pernod Ricard has reported a rise in profits and sales for the first six months of its financial year “despite a less buoyant economic environment than in 2011/12″.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 1 Comment »

Australian fine wine “flying” in China

Sales of high-end Australian wine are “flying” in China at the moment according to Darren Rathbone, CEO of the Rathbone Wine Group.

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Galloni leaves The Wine Advocate

Wine critic Antonio Galloni has announced he will be leaving The Wine Advocate this spring.

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Russell Crowe narrates Red Obsession doc

A documentary narrated by Hollywood actor Russell Crowe about China’s obsession with Bordeaux will premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival this week.

Monday, February 11th, 2013 No Comments »

China to be 6th largest producer by 2016

China is set to become the sixth largest wine producer in the world by 2016, according to the latest figures from Vinexpo.

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Christie’s announces HK Burgundy-only sale

Auction house Christie’s has announced it will be hosting a Burgundy-exclusive sale this March in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne’s future markets: #1 South East Asia

Asia is undoubtedly the driving force for many wine regions but is China’s influence overstated, particularly when it comes to Champagne?

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 2 Comments »

An Italian Tradition in the Heart of Hong Kong

Hong Kong bartender Giancarlo Mancino’s vermouths are growing in stature across the Asia-Pacific region

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 No Comments »

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