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Wednesday 10 February 2016

China

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 »

Bin 389 ‘most auspicious’ CNY wine

Penfolds’ Bin 389 Cabernet/Shiraz blend has been hailed by TWE as the most auspicious wine due to its lucky Bin number according to Chinese tradition.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Top Chinese New Year wine picks

As the world gears up for the Year of the Monkey, we’ve rounded up some of the best wine recommendations for the Chinese New Year feast.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

The price of money

As the fine wine market is measured in sterling, its performance affects everything – especially price returns.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Bonhams: ‘Japanese whisky is taking over China’

Demand for Japanese whisky remains high and made up eight out of the 10 top lots sold at Bonham’s recent HK auction.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 No Comments »

China sees biggest growth in Australian wine exports

Wine Australia’s latest report revealed exports to China jumped 66% to AUS$370 million in 2015.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

ProWein targets the US and Asia

ProWein aims to attract more visitors for this year’s show, above all from Asia and the US, according to Michael Degen, executive director of the exhibition organiser Messe Düsseldorf.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Entries open for China’s Wine List of the Year

Up to 20 awards are up for grabs at this year’s China Wine List of the Year aimed at bars, restaurants and hotels all over the Greater China region.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 No Comments »

WSET top award gained by Asian student

For the third year time this decade, the WSET’s highest accolade, the Vintners’ Cup, has been awarded to a student from Asia.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 1 Comment »

Summergate takes on Kendall-Jackson wines

Summergate and Jackson Family Wines have announced a long-term partnership for the distribution and marketing of Kendall-Jackson wines in Greater China.

Monday, January 18th, 2016 No Comments »

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