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Friday 31 October 2014

Australia

Australia and Bordeaux take centre stage

The 2008 vintages of Penfolds Grange and non-first growth crus classés took centre stage in the fine wine world this week.

Tuesday, October 28th, 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 »

Australian Boutique Winemakers’ in HK

It remains a challenging task for boutique wineries from Australia to reach out to export markets.

Monday, October 27th, 2014 No Comments »

What’s Hot in Hong Kong: Armit

Riesling, Super Tuscans and old Rioja have been leading the way in Hong Kong for fine wine merchant Armit recently.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Brits chat on flights while Aussies drink

British passengers are too busy talking to drink during flights, while Aussie passengers are most likely to hit the booze trolley.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Chinese investors eye Aussie wineries

Chinese nationals are expected to dramatically increase investment in Australian wineries over the coming years, according to new data.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

UK and US still top for Aussie wine exports

The UK, US and Canada remain the top three destinations by volume for Australian wines, according to a recent report.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

HK returns record Aus wine imports

Hong Kong has recorded record levels of Australian wine imports this year and is among a core of increasingly strong Asian markets.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

New hope for Australia’s Riverland

Growers in South Australia’s Riverland are looking at alternatives to wine grapes as profitability issues force producers to adapt or go bust.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer box keeps mosquitoes away

A beer company in Papua New Guinea is using a beer box that, when burned, acts as an insect repellent.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

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