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Friday 18 April 2014

Asia

Top 10 influential wine consultants

Winemaking consultants don’t just shape many of the world’s most prestigious wines, but often entire regions too.

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 7 Comments »

Austerity hits Penfolds price in China

The austerity measures put in place by the Chinese government have led to huge price cuts in Treasury Wine Estates’ flagship label, according to the Australian Financial Review.

Monday, December 9th, 2013 No Comments »

BrewDog plans Japanese expansion

Scottish brewer BrewDog has announced plans to continue its global expansion by opening its first bar in Asia, early next year.

Monday, December 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Gift liquor sales decline for Chinese New Year

There is a huge decline in gift liquor sales ahead of this year’s Chinese New Year as a result of the government’s demands for a cut in luxury and wasteful spending.

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in Asian media

This week’s wine picks in Asia include a “sumptuously flavoured and deeply layered Chardonnay,” a “deliciously crisp and elegant” sparkler and a “very seductive” red.

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

New World wine gains recognition in China

A new wine consumption trend is taking place in China with New World countries becoming increasing popular in the country.

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

China is the most ‘promising’ market for Portuguese Wine

Portugal is now the seventh largest wine exporter to China and many Portuguese winemakers believe that China is their “most promising market”.

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

Hennessy wins Chinese trademark case

Cognac producer Hennessy has successfully sued Beijing Yan Wei Hong Trading Cooperation for trademark infringement and unfair competition.

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the Asian media

This week’s Asian media recommendations include a “beautifully mature” red, a “elegant and lively” Champagne and a white with “delicately delivered” flavours.

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 No Comments »

China’s wine production to double over next five years

China will become the biggest wine producer within five years, according to The French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS).

Monday, November 25th, 2013 3 Comments »

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