You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Thursday 30 October 2014

Hong Kong

Jasper Morris heads to Ningxia

Berry Bros & Rudd’s Burgundy buyer, Jasper Morris MW, is heading to Ningxia in China to assess its potential as a fine wine region.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Hong Kong in pictures

The protests continue, db walks the streets, drinks Burgundy and looks for typos in unusual places.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Yvonne Cheung

Swire Hotels’ director of wine, Yvonne Cheung, on different uses for a walk-in freezer, rescuing the biggest bottle from her cellar and loving wine.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

Swire brings in Rowley Leigh

British chef Rowley Leigh, chef-consultant at Swire Hotels new restaurant in Pacific Place, on picking a few favourites for the wine list and the influx of British chefs in Hong Kong.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Don Melchor holds parcel tasting in HK

Don Melchor hosted its first “parcel” tasting this week with head winemaker Enrique Tirado explaining the complexities of parcel selection and blending.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Grand Hyatt HK names new head sommelier

Yves Nizan has been selected as the new hotel sommelier for the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Q&A with Cellina Chan

Justerini & Brooks’ new Hong Kong head of sales, Cellina Chan, on expanding the company’s Asian operations.

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 No Comments »

HK and Asia in pictures

Protests are on-going in Admiralty while db used last week’s holiday to jet off to Singapore to taste Austrian wines.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Low wine trade over China National Day

The Chinese “Golden Week” holiday last week resulted in minimal trading in fine wine, with Bordeaux seeing a slight decline in its share of trade.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 No Comments »

HKIWSC 2014 judging begins

The judging for the sixth Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Competition has begun with the pan-Asian panel tasting wines, spirits and sake.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Most Read

World's weirdest alcoholic drinks

12th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

20th August, 2014 by Simon Howland

French harvesters strip for nude calendar

3rd October, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 most powerful vodka brands

19th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

8th August, 2014 by Neal Baker

Top 10 biggest beer brands

6th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 spirits brands

15th August, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whiskies

3rd September, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 wacky wine designs

9th September, 2014 by Lucy Shaw