California

Duckhorn raises $300k for wine country fire relief

California's Duckhorn Wine Company has donated more than US$300,000 to support a charity rebuilding homes in Sonoma County, Napa Valley and Mendocino County following the devastating wildfires that swept through the region in October.   

SNL releases wine collection to mark 40 years

Long-running US comedy sketch show Saturday Night Live has released its own collection of wines that pay tribute to some of its most iconic characters to mark its 40th year.

Diageo drops Hollywood director’s whiskey amid claims of sexual misconduct

Diageo has reportedly dropped a whiskey brand produced in collaboration with Hollywood director Brett Ratner amid allegations of sexual misconduct. 

California battles second wave of wildfires

A second wave of wildfires have ignited across southern California, just months after fires devastated the state's northern wine country in October, with media mogul Rupert Murdoch's wine estate among those threatened by the flames.

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

October 23rd, 2017

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