You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Wednesday 3 September 2014

Asia

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 »

Deadly fake gin still on sale in Indonesia

The family of a British backpacker who died after drinking gin laced with methanol has launched a campaign to warn others of the dangers.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 biggest beer brands

In the latest instalment of our global drinks brands report, compiled in partnership with Euromonitor International, we reveal the world’s top 10 biggest beer brands.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Rare Japanese whisky auction set for HK

Bonhams Hong Kong is set to host what it claims will be Asia’s largest auction of Japanese whisky this month featuring over 200 rare and collectible lots.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

World’s worst wine disasters

Winemakers are a hardy bunch having faced some undoubtedly challenging situations in recent history, as this list shows.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 2 Comments »

Most Read

Top 10 most powerful whisky brands

7th July, 2014 by Lauren Eads

World's most extreme vineyards

11th June, 2014 by Lauren Eads

10 of the world's best jobs in wine

1st July, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 most powerful drinks brands

9th June, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 15 Cabernet Sauvignons

12th June, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Champagne brands

29th July, 2014 by Rupert Millar

Hailstorms wipe out Bordeaux crops

11th June, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 most expensive empty bottles

30th June, 2014 by Neal Baker

Top 10 most powerful wine brands 2014

27th June, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Wine Brands 2014

10th July, 2014 by Gabriel Savage