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Saturday 25 October 2014

Hong Kong

The Proust Q&A: Judy Leissner

The CEO of Grace Vineyard in China on acceptance, drinking Pol Roger with emperors and poets, and why wine is the greatest love of her life.

Friday, February 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Parker to kick off world tour in Beijing

With The Wine Advocate now under Asian ownership, Robert Parker will kick off his “Grand World Tour” in Beijing on 26 February.

Friday, February 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

Fake Bordeaux fine wine company exposed

A fake wine company which accepted more than £1 million in sham investments in Bordeaux fine wines has been exposed by UK police.

Friday, February 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

First whisky fair planned for HK

Hong Kong is to have its inaugural malt whisky fair later this year in a show that will include masterclasses from leading distilleries.

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

Vinexpo HK plans networking party

Vinexpo Asia-Pacific is to host an event in Hong Kong to increase networking opportunities for exhibitors.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Vinexpo to increase emphasis on spirits

This May’s Vinexpo Hong Kong will feature a dedicated spirits zone to capitalise on the fast growing drinks category in Asia.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Christie’s tops 2013 wine auction sales

Christie’s has topped the rankings for wine sales in 2013 with a £48 million total.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Laithwaites set to shake up Taiwan

Laithwaites Wine has launched in Taiwan, marking the start of a new franchise deal between the multinational retailer and Hong Kong-based entrepreneur Simon Hsu.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 sommeliers in Hong Kong

In a town like Hong Kong age is no barrier to excellence and some of the city’s best restaurants are staffed by incredibly capable young sommeliers

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 6 Comments »

Macallan sets new ‘most expensive’ record

A six-litre decanter of Macallan has become the new world record holder for most expensive whisky sold at auction.

Monday, January 20th, 2014 No Comments »

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