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Tuesday 9 February 2016

Asia

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 »

Cult Napa Cab headlines HK auction

Sotheby’s fine wine auction in Hong Kong on 4 October will feature a number of verticals of cult Napa Cabernet from Harlan Estate and Bond.

Friday, September 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo launches non-alcoholic Guinness

Drinks giant Diageo is trialling a non-alcoholic version of Guinness in Asia in response to a government crackdown on alcohol consumption in Indonesia.

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Corsican winemakers make push on Asia

Vincent Cervoni, of the Corsican Wine Board, is determined to develop his country’s presence in the Asian wine market, and for Corsica to step out of France’s shadow.

Friday, August 28th, 2015 No Comments »

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