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Friday 12 February 2016


The week in pictures: Hong Kong

dbHK braved HK’s coldest temperatures to host its ‘Mastering Barolo’ masterclass, learn about Asia’s fake wine industry and hole up at the Intercontinental for some Oregon Pinot Noir.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 No Comments »

dbHK’s Mastering Barolo in pictures

dbhK’s latest Mastering Barolo event saw HK’s wine trade and consumers getting to grips with Barolo, its five communes and multiple crus…

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Barolo uncovered with dbHK and Michael Palij MW

Five spectacular Barolo ‘crus’ were unveiled by the Italian wine expert, Michael Palij MW in the latest dbHK’s masterclasses.

Friday, January 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine predictions for 2016

We run through a few predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, from more Champagne releases to the rise of California and Piedmont.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 2 Comments »

Top 10 fine wine trends of 2015

As we move into a new year for collectible drinks, we look back at the top 10 fine wine trends of the past 12 months.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Don Stott collection makes US$5m

Part II of the ‘Don Stott Collection’ has realised US$5 million in New York, bringing the total for the collection to US$13.5m.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015 No Comments »

HK’s Vasco hosts ‘Buon Padre’ Barolo dinner

Hong Kong’s Basque institution Vasco and Cottage Vineyards will partner up to introduce limited back vintages of Viberti Giovanni Barolo in a winemaker dinner.

Monday, November 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Gaja optimistic after ‘spectacular’ harvest

Leading Barbaresco producer Gaja is hopeful of producing an outstanding 2015 vintage following a ‘spectacular’ harvest of its Nebbiolo grapes.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Giovanni Angeli

The fourth generation winemaker of Massolino in Piedmont, speaks to db about his love of pairing cold Nebbiolo with sushi.

Friday, July 31st, 2015 No Comments »

Fine wine predictions: rise of Piedmont?

Is the time for the northern Italian region coming as its Bolgheri cousins suffer at the hands of a Bordeaux resurgence?

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

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