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Wednesday 10 February 2016

Asia

New premium saké launched in HK

Tapping into the global rise of premium saké exports, the imaginatively named Four Fox Saké has been introduced to the Hong Kong market.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Taiwan ‘promising’ for Port

Symington Estates is seeking a bigger representation in Asia, with emerging markets such as Taiwan looking promising for its aged Ports and single quintas.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Raffles Singapore partners with Sipsmith

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the ‘Singapore Sling’, Raffles Singapore has partnered with craft gin distillery Sipsmith to create ‘Raffles 1915 Gin’.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Top Burgundy headlines at Acker’s Asia sale

Acker, Merrall & Condit’s final Asia auction will feature its “largest collection of Burgundy during 2015” consisting of over 400 lots.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Malaysia to raise legal drinking age to 21

The Malaysian government has signalled its intention to raise the country’s legal drinking age from 18 to 21 as part of a strategy to curb underage drinking.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

New Hong Kong auctioneer under fire

A new auction house in Hong Kong has come under scrutiny after the provenance of certain wines at its inaugural sale were called into question.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

ASC Fine Wines co-founder steps down

ASC Fine Wines has announced that Don St Pierre will resign from ASC and parent company, Suntory Wines at the end of the month.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

‘Great potential’ for Australian bulk wine in China

Winegrapes Australia is stepping up its focus on Asia, where its winemaker believes there is “more enthusiasm” for its wines and opportunities to achieve greater success in the short term.

Friday, November 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Hakkasan announces expansion

The Hakkasan restaurant group has announced it is to open five new venues in Asia-Pacific and the US.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Jessen joins HK Burgundy specialist

Michael Jessen, formerly of Wally’s Auctions, has joined Hong Kong-based Burgundy specialist, Pearl of Burgundy.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 No Comments »

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