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Sunday 23 October 2016 loc: GB


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 »

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 »

Moët’s Chinese wine ‘a logistical nightmare’

Moët Hennessy’s new Chinese wine was ‘a logistical nightmare’ and far more expensive to produce than anything else in the group’s wine portfolio, including Château d’Yquem, according to Jean-Guillaume Prats.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 1 Comment »

Raising a glass to Cabernet Gernischt

China’s historic winery, Changyu made history by hosting a World Cabernet Gernischt Day at Vinexpo this year in recognition of the mysterious grape variety’s success in China.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Moët Hennessy creates ‘Grange’ from China

Head of Moët Hennessy Estates & Wines, Jean-Guillaume Prats, believes he may have created a new Grange Hermitage – but from China.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Wolf Blass teams up with Manchester City FC

Treasury Wine Estates has announced that Wolf Blass is now the official wine partner for Manchester City Football Club covering Asia, Middle East, Africa and Mexico.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

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