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Saturday 6 February 2016

BIVB

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 »

Burgundy’s BIVB appoints new president

Louis-Fabrice Latour has taken over from Claude Chevalier as president of the Bourgogne Wine Board (BIVB).

Friday, January 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Bourgogne wines ‘need understanding’ by the trade

The BIVB is almost halfway through running its series of seminars aimed at the Hong Kong wine trade, in a bid to reach its consumers across Asia.

Friday, November 27th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Fruitiness’ defines Chablis 2015 vintage

A hot summer means this year’s Chablis vintage stands out for its “fruitiness”, in contrast to the “saline” style associated with 2014, according to the Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne (BIVB).

Monday, November 2nd, 2015 1 Comment »

The week in pictures: HK

The start of Riesling Weeks, Veuve Clicquot’s La Grande Dame 2006 preview and the BIVB’s 2012/2013 tasting. It’s been a busy old week for the db HK team.

Monday, June 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Bourgogne wines ‘naturally at home’ in Hong Kong

The Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne presented a plethora of newly released wine for the Hong Kong market at the “One Day for Bourgogne Wines” tasting this week.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

An audience with Antinori, tasting Louis Jadot, the launch of Dom P ’05 and sampling Canadian vodka. It’s been a busy and eventful week for the db HK team.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 No Comments »

BIVB interactive tasting: A celebration of Chardonnay

The BIVB’s Live and Interactive seminar on Chardonnay proved the perfect antidote to the currently grey weather in Hong Kong.

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

BIVB explores ‘left’ and ‘right’ bank Chablis

The Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne offered the trade a chance to see Chablis from a slightly different angle at a recent tasting.

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Chablis tells left from right

Chablis showed that a single grape variety does not mean a single style at an event to highlight the difference between the region’s right and left banks.

Friday, January 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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