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Friday 12 February 2016

Hong Kong

Acker Merrall & Condit claims number one spot

New York-based Acker Merrall & Condit is now the largest wine auctioneer in the world, it has claimed, following a record year in which $70 million worth of wine was sold.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 No Comments »

‘First lady of vodka’ crowned

Claire Smith-Warner, the global head of spirit creation and mixology for Belvedere, has been named Brand Ambassador of the Year.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Old bottlings dominate at Bonham’s first whisky auction

A 1902 Highland Park and 1960 Karuizawa 50-year-old are particular highlights at Bonham’s next Hong Kong sale.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 No Comments »

HK dining club hosts rare whisky and craft beer events

Several of Hong Kong’s local breweries and rare Scotch malts will be on show at Central’s new dining club, The First Floor by Lifestyle Federation.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Two-star Tuscan chef takes over HK’s Grand Hyatt

Renowned Italian chef Gaetono Trovato will present a five-course tasting menu at Hong Kong’s Grand Hyatt in January, marking his fourth appearance at the hotel’s Grissini restaurant.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Zachys rings in new year with HK sale

Nearly 700 lots with a combined high estimate of HK$27.3m (US$3.5m) will be on offer at Zachys Hong Kong first 2016 auction.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

The Chivas Masters HK in pictures

Lashings of beards, braces and booze – it can only be the 2016 Hong Kong Chivas Masters Competition in pictures.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

As the year winds down, dbHK started the week with a Napa icon tasting at Ginsberg+Chan and a sumptuous lunch at Amber with Bacchus Wine Club.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

HK to host ‘rarest Belgian beer’ event

The Westvleteren 12, considered to be the world’s rarest beer will headline at the opening of the new Frites Belgian beer hall in Causeway Bay.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Altaya takes on Vega Sicilia

Hong Kong’s premium wine merchants, Altaya Wines has just taken on the importing rights to “Spain’s first growth” Vega Sicilia.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

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