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Sunday 29 November 2015


Winners announced at Wine Australia China awards

Select retailers, importers, educators and sommeliers have been recognised for their efforts to promote Australian wine in China at the Wine Australia China Awards.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Off-trade booming in Beijing

Specialist importers are making waves in China’s capital as consumers benefit from last year’s ban on restaurants charging corkage fees.

Saturday, November 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Man wearing watermelon on head arrested

A man who has frequently appeared on the Beijing metro wearing a watermelon on his head and carrying bottles of beer has been apprehended by police.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Meiburg’s wine trade guides launched

The newest additions to Debra Meiburg MW’s wine trade guides, covering Singapore and Beijing, have been launched.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

Snapshots from Asia

A collection of recent launches, art exhibitions and dinners as well as fast cars and political protest in Hong Kong that have caught db‘s eye in recent weeks.

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Parker to kick off world tour in Beijing

With The Wine Advocate now under Asian ownership, Robert Parker will kick off his “Grand World Tour” in Beijing on 26 February.

Friday, February 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

Vinexpo HK plans networking party

Vinexpo Asia-Pacific is to host an event in Hong Kong to increase networking opportunities for exhibitors.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Beijing’s top restaurants for wine

In time, for those planning a trip to Beijing over the forthcoming holidays, here is a guide to the city’s best restaurants for wine.

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Craft beers on the rise in Beijing

Craft and real ale brewers in China’s capital city are finding their beers and brew pubs increasingly in demand from locals.

Friday, November 22nd, 2013 No Comments »

Spanish wines best suited to Chinese palate

Spanish reds have a “wonderful opportunity” in China, according to Alun Griffiths MW, new international director for Beijing’s VATS Liquor.

Thursday, August 1st, 2013 1 Comment »

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