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Tuesday 7 July 2015

Hong Kong

Geoff Merril’s ‘no frills’ approach to tasting

“The moment you think you know all about wine, you’re kidding yourself,” was how Geoff Merrill of McLaren Vale in South Australia began our tutored tasting.

Tuesday, July 7th, 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 No Comments »

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 »

10 of Hong Kong’s oldest bars

To commemorate the 18th anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover on 1 July 1997, we bring you a list of some of the city’s oldest drinking holes.

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

The new Veuve Clicquot cocktail, the indefatigable Etienne Hugel and tasting some of Mumm’s best vintages of the last 30 years – it’s Hong Kong’s week in pictures.

Monday, June 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Austrian wine importer launches in Hong Kong

A wine importer specialising in Austrian wines has launched in Hong Kong to establish “strong links” between Austria and the Asia region.

Friday, June 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 Hong Kong craft beer bars

Anyone looking to quench their thirst with a ginseng microbrew should skinny-jean their way through this list. Beards optional.

Friday, June 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Mumm rereleases key vintages in Hong Kong

Due to the region’s increasing interest in bubbles, G.H. Mumm has relaunched highlights of its Cordon Rouge range from the last 30 years onto the Hong Kong market as part of its new Collection du Chef de Caves.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Burgundy headlines at Acker’s June HK auction

Featuring smaller-sized lots and classic vintages of Burgundy and Bordeaux, Acker will offer Asia collectors what the auction house describes as “the best of France, Europe and Beyond.”

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 Hong Kong summer cocktails

As Hong Kong’s humidity rises, so does the list of cocktails available on every rooftop bar or dingy drinking den. Here are some new summer offerings.

Friday, June 19th, 2015 No Comments »

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