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Saturday 6 February 2016

Baijiu

Man chugs baijiu, confesses to carrying drugs

A man stopped at a train station in China promptly necked a bottle of baijiu then drunkenly revealed he was concealing drugs.

Friday, February 5th, 2016 No Comments »

dbHK’s Macau baijiu event in pictures

The drinks business HK explored the diverse world of Chinese baijiu with Macau’s wine trade alongside a sumptuous lunch at the super-swish Pearl Dragon in Studio City.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

China in outcry over ‘owl wine’

Disturbing pictures appearing to show drowned owls in liquor jars have sparked outrage across China.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Chinese baijiu excites Macau

In the second of its Premium Spirits series, dbHK hosted another baijiu masterclass, this time with Macau’s wine trade in the sumptuous surrounds of the newly opened Pearl Dragon in Studio City.

Friday, January 8th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

Lunching up in the clouds with Venica & Venica, exploring the diverse world of Chinese Baijiu and meeting Chivas’ master blender, Colin Scott. It’s been a busy old week for the db HK team.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Eva Longoria and Victoria Beckham, beer delivered by bicycle and a baijiu masterclass in Hong Kong – who says the drinks industry isn’t varied?

Friday, December 4th, 2015 No Comments »

db HK hosts first ever Baijiu masterclass

Members of Hong Kong’s drinks trade and wine enthusiasts joined to explore the diverse world of the Chinese white spirit, Baijiu.

Wednesday, November 25th, 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 »

Viagra found in Chinese alcohol

Police are investigating two distillers in Guangxi Province over allegations that they added Viagra to bottles of baijiu.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 2 Comments »

Toddler dies after being given alcohol

A two-year-old boy has died after drinking cups of baijiu, which has an alcohol content of between 40 to 60%, while at a meal with his father.

Monday, May 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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