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Wednesday 26 November 2014

Hong Kong

Gordon Ramsay sets sights on Asia

Gordon Ramsay is expanding his restaurant empire into Asia, confirming plans to launch a venture in Hong Kong this September.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 No Comments »

The Macallan celebrates midsummer in HK

Scotch whisky The Macallan is to pay tribute to composer Felix Mendelssohn and playwright William Shakespeare in Hong Kong with the next instalment of its “Bravo!” series.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Vinexpo releases visitor data

Last month’s Vinexpo Asia-Pacific in Hong Kong saw a 6.3% increase in visitors, with a particular uplift in attendance from south-east Asia.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

HK’s first brew pub leads pursuit of craft

Que Vinh Dang, the founder of Hong Kong’s first brew pub, Tipping Point, has said he wants to use the venue to promote the city’s emerging craft beer culture.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top wines in the Asian press

Warming winter wines for the southern hemisphere, scarce earth McLaren Vale Shiraz and a “devilishly addictive” sweet red from Jerez made the Asia-Pacific press this week.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Cheval Blanc collection makes $11m

An ex-cellar collection of Cheval Blanc made over HK$11 million when it was auctioned by Sotheby’s in Hong Kong last weekend.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Q&A with Young Master Ales

the drinks business talks with Rohit Dugar, founder and brewer at Hong Kong craft brewery Young Master, about the growing trend for brewing and drinking craft beer in the city.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Vinexpo benefits from ‘broader’ visitor base

2014’s Vinexpo Asia-Pacific has benefitted from a 6.4% increase in visitors with a boost in numbers coming from southeast Asia, according to the fair organiser.

Friday, May 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Vincent Cheung named Asian Wine Personality 2014

Vincent Cheung, Asian grand master of the Commanderie de Bordeaux, has been named 2014’s Asian Wine Personality by the drinks business and the Institute of Masters of Wine.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Alex Ferguson’s wine makes £2m

Christie’s sale of wines from Sir Alex Ferguson’s collection made over £2 million (HK$29.3m) this weekend in Hong Kong.

Monday, May 26th, 2014 No Comments »

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