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Georgian wines make push on Asia

Keen to replicate the burgeoning success of Georgian wine in London and New York, pioneering winemakers have Asia firmly in their sights, but have been met with mixed reactions.

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

‘Snake venom beer’ could prevent blood clotting

A research team in China has cultured snake venom in yeast in the hope that it could one day be used to treat strokes and heart failure.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Asia boosts Australian export value

Australian wine exports have risen in volume and value between June 2014- June 2015, the first rise in export value since 2006-2007.

Thursday, July 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Big brand wine opportunity greater than ever in China

The opportunity for branded inexpensive New World wines in China is bigger than ever before, according to Wine Intelligence.

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 No Comments »

China’s Grace unveils experimental wines

One of China’s leading producers has launched three varietal wines made from grapes typical of southern Italy and Australia, moving beyond typical Bordeaux-style blends.

Friday, July 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Hong Kong: Red obsession

While whites are starting to be taken seriously in Hong Kong restaurants, the city is still seeing red, with Bordeaux continuing to steal hearts.

Friday, July 3rd, 2015 2 Comments »

Diageo ‘shelves’ £240m Chinese scheme

Swellfun, the Chinese subsidiary of drinks giant Diageo, has reportedly postponed work on a £237 million construction project to build a liquor-producing industrial park in Chengdu.

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

China presents a ‘long, slow opportunity’ for Australian wine

China has slowed down its demand for fine Australian wine, but there is still plenty of opportunity for growth, says Darren Rathbone, CEO of the Rathbone Group.

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 1 Comment »

Rhône valley makes push on younger HK market

Rhône Valley Wines’ recent annual tasting combined art and film in a bid to win over Hong Kong’s younger generation of wine drinkers.

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

China recognises ‘Bordeaux’

China has said it now recognises the term “Bordeaux” as a brand after what has been a four year struggle by the French government.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

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