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Warcraft appears to team up with Tsingtao to release beer in China

Warcraft, the popular game and upcoming movie, appears to have dipped into the beer market in Asia.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Lowder: ‘China has set the bar higher’

Head bartender of the Four Seasons in Seoul and one of the judges of the recent 2016 Chivas Masters global competition, Chris Lowder speaks to dbHK about his views on Asia as one of the world’s cocktail hubs.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

German Riesling triumphs at Chinese wine competition

An end to China’s Red Obsession? A Mosel Riesling is the first white wine to win the Shanghai Wine100 Challenge.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Massive haul of seized Bordeaux auctioned

Over 260,000 bottles of classed growth Bordeaux believed to be part of a giant collection seized from a Chinese speculator are to be auctioned off tomorrow (23 June).

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Trade praise for Vinexpo 2016

The wine and spirits trade hailed this year’s Vinexpo as a great success with an increase in international visitors from 2014.

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Meiburg to host Asia Georgian wine festival

Happening across Hong Kong, Macau and Shanghai this month, Debra Meiburg’s Georgian Wine Festival is determined to place Georgian wines firmly in the minds of Asia’s wine drinkers.

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Man held over Tiananmen massacre labels

A Chinese man has been detained for sharing pictures of liquor bottles with labels depicting the day soldiers massacred pro-democracy protestors in Tiananmen Square, Beijing.

Thursday, June 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Barber calls police on drunk man for falling asleep in chair

A barber in Chinese city Shijiazhuang was forced to call the police after a drunk customer fell asleep just two minutes into his haircut.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Dispelling China’s Prosecco confusion

Prosecco producers need to invest more time in cultivating the Chinese market in order to clear up the ‘confusion’ which currently surrounds Prosecco, says the CEO of historic winery, Villa Sandi.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

China recognizes Bordeaux appellations

The Chinese authorities have now agreed to recognize all Bordeaux AOC still wines as geographical indications (GI) in the latest step to battle counterfeits in the country.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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