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Sunday 29 November 2015


Wine industry hails trans-Pacific trade deal

Winemakers have welcomed a new trade agreement that will see restrictions lifted between 12 Pacific rim countries, including the US, Canada, Mexico and Japan.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 1 Comment »

Kremlin aims to take over Asia

The Legend of Kremlin vodka brand is on a “superlative mission” to become the most consumed vodka in Beijing, Hong Kong, Hanoi and Macau in 2016.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s sales results ahead of 2014

Sotheby’s sales results so far this autumn are “comfortably” ahead of where they were in 2014 after a HK$53 million sale in Hong Kong.

Monday, October 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Asahi snaps up Australian craft brewer

Japanese brewer Asahi is the latest big brewer to stake its claim on the craft sector by acquiring Australia’s Mountain Goat Brewery.

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Premium beer sales surge in Asia

Consumers’ growing incomes in Asia are fuelling an upsurge in off-trade premium beer sales, according to a recent industry report.

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 No Comments »

dbHK to host Baijiu masterclass and dinner

the drinks business Hong Kong, in partnership with Googut Wine & Spirits, will host a masterclass and dinner focusing on Chinese Baijiu in November, the first event in its Premium Spirits Series.

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Lyons collection 100% sold

The final part of Graham Lyons’ fine wine collection was 100% sold by Zachys in Hong Kong last week and realised over HK$31 million.

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 No Comments »

2014 Czech beer exports to China ‘nearly doubled’

Exports of Czech beer to China reached 22,688 hectolitres in 2014, nearly doubling from 12,688 hectolitres the previous year, the head of the Czech Beer and Malt Association has confirmed.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Lyons: How I built one of the biggest private collections

Lawyer Graham Lyons speaks to db HK about the 20,000 bottles in his collection which are going under the hammer in Hong Kong this week.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Burgundy leads Acker HK auction

Acker Merrall & Condit’s next Hong Kong sale this month features a roll call of Burgundy’s greatest names.

Monday, September 7th, 2015 No Comments »

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