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Thursday 29 September 2016 loc: GB

Italy

Carrot Liqueur scoops innovation award at Sial

Booze may have got just a bit healthier after a carrot liqueur scooped the top alcoholic drink award in an international innovation awards.

Monday, September 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Sino Vantage takes on Donnafugata

Hong Kong importer and distributor, Sino Vintage has announced it has taken on the exclusive distribution rights to Sicilian producer, Donnafugata for Hong Kong and Macau.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Nike designs Merlot-coloured boots for Pirlo

The sports brand has paid tribute to iconic midfielder Andrea Pirlo’s love of winemaking with a beautiful new pair of boots.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s to hold largest HK sale

Sotheby’s is to auction three fine wine cellars over two days in Hong Kong this October for an estimated US$8- $11 million.

Friday, September 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Brunello on Asia tour with Meiburg

Debra Meiburg MW has taken the 2011 vintage of Brunello di Montalcino on tour around Asia to gauge wine consumers’ reactions to the newly released vintage and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the DOC designation.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Ornellaia begins ‘great’ 2016 harvest

Italian producer Ornellaia has begun harvesting in one of its earliest harvests in recent years but one on a par with the 2001 or 2006 it claims.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

HK chef rallies in aid of Italy earthquake victims

Giando Caprioli of Hong Kong’s Giando and Gia restaurants in Wan Chai will donate 100% of the sales of his spaghetti all’Amatriciana dish to local charities helping with the aftermath of the recent earthquake.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Six Italian wine regions you need to visit

Italy is a gorgeous country to see on foot, and for the oenophiles out there it is blessed with some outstanding wine regions to explore.

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 No Comments »

A Bella move for Menabrea

Italian beer confirms listings in 100% of UK Bella Italia restaurants.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Fire and ice in Monterey and Barolo

Summer hailstorms have wreaked havoc in Barolo causing damage to top sites in the northern Italian region, while a fire continues to blaze in Monterey.

Monday, August 1st, 2016 No Comments »

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