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Sunday 23 November 2014

Asia

Canadian wines the ‘last frontier’ for HK

Canadian wines have a chance to capitalise on its strong links with Asia, as the realisation of its wine industry’s growing quality spreads.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer truck smash sparks roadside party

Villagers “swarmed” on a truck and helped themselves to free beer after it overturned in a remote part of India, sparking an impromptu party.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Week in pictures: HK and Singapore

Champagne, rare Port, wines from lagoons and classic Japanese racing cars – from the sublime to the extraordinary in Asia.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

What’s hot in HK: Goedhuis

The worst days of Bordeaux seem to be behind it, while Burgundy continues to see lots of activity says Tom Stopford Sackville of Goedhuis Wines.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Thailand: Asia’s ‘forgotten’ wine market

Wine critic James Suckling has spoken of his belief in the potential of Thailand, a market he says has a bigger fine wine drinking population than China.

Friday, October 31st, 2014 No Comments »

WOSA opens HK office

Wines of South Africa is taking its Asian operations “to the next level” by opening of a dedicated office in Hong Kong.

Friday, October 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Singapore’s sommeliers celebrated

The Singapore National Sommelier Competition 2014 showcased a new breed of talent, while setting a record for the youngest participant in the semi-finals.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

1882 Ne Oublie lands in HK

Grahams’ rare old tawny Port release, the 130-year-old Ne Oublie has launched in Hong Kong, the first Asian market to receive the wine.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Eric Desgouttes

Kerry Wines’ Eric Desgouttes on chocolate, Champagne, being born in a great Port year and falling for Haut-Brion.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

More tastings, more Burgundy, boutique Australian wine and a quick flashback to db looking more awake.

Monday, October 27th, 2014 No Comments »

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