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Wednesday 18 January 2017 loc: GB

Italy

Around Italy in 180 minutes with dbHK

From Timorasso to Vermentino Nero, Italy’s little-known grape varieties had their moment to shine at a dinner hosted by the drinks business HK and VinoVeritas.

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 No Comments »

André Simon Awards: ‘Chianti Classico’

In the run up to the André Simon Awards later this month, we present the first in a series of extracts from the books shortlisted in the ‘drinks’ category.

Monday, January 16th, 2017 No Comments »

Proust Q&A: Leonardo Frescobaldi

Leonardo Frescobaldi, the patriarch of one of Italy’s most illustrious winemaking families, Marchesi de’Frescobaldi, talks to dbHK about his great regret and his most treasured possession.

Monday, January 16th, 2017 No Comments »

Ferragamo releases CNY Zodiac Rooster wine

The premium Italian estate, Castiglion del Bosco, has released its limited production 2010 Zodiac Rooster Brunello DOCG in a bid to charm Chinese wine consumers ahead of Chinese New Year.

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 No Comments »

Uncorked: Francesco Marchio

Francesco Marchio, the business development manager for specialist Italian wine company VinoVeritas in Hong Kong speaks to dbHK about his first bottle of Italian Chardonnay and his weakness for good pasta.

Monday, January 9th, 2017 No Comments »

Five great Chardonnays from around the world

Following a comparative blind tasting in London last October, we bring you five great Chardonnays from five great wine-producing nations.

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 No Comments »

English fizz earns ‘export wings’ in 2016

Sales of English fizz continued to boom throughout 2016, with the number of countries receiving imports increasing by a third compared with 2015.

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 No Comments »

精品葡萄酒2016年发展动向(第二篇)

全球著名的葡萄酒销售公司Corney & Barrow的总监Oliver Hartley向the drinks business谈到2016年精品葡萄酒动向和对来年市场走向的预测。

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 No Comments »

Fine wine predictions 2016: the results

At the start of the year we made some predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, how true did they turn out to be?

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne Heidsieck owner takes majority stake in Biondi-Santi

France’s Descours family, the owner of the Piper and Charles Heidsieck brands, has taken a majority stake in Brunello’s Biondi-Santi.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

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