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Saturday 22 November 2014

Japan

Japanese bathe in 2014 Beaujolais wine

Wine lovers in Japan celebrated the release of 2014’s Beaujolais Nouveau by bathing in the wine at a hot spring resort west of Tokyo.

Friday, November 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Japanese whiskies

Following whisky expert Jim Murray naming a Japanese single malt whisky the best in the world, we take a look at some of the country’s most high-profile expressions.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Asian wine producers unite

A new association for Asian wine producers has been announced with the aim of promoting the region’s burgeoning winemaking industry.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Japan steps up domestic wine output

One of Japan’s largest wine producers has announced plans to almost double its vineyard area to meet growing domestic demand for this small scale industry.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Wine world readies for Vinexpo Nippon

With the start of Vinexpo Nippon just over a week away, the full programme of events has been released.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese blue beer rolled out worldwide

A beer made using seaweed, flowers and the meltwater from icebergs that is naturally blue in colour is now available online.

Monday, October 6th, 2014 No Comments »

BBR appoints new Japan sales director

Simon Staples has been appointed Berry Bros & Rudd’s new sales director for Japan.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Hong Kong and Asia in pictures

Sotheby’s opened a new wine store, Gordon Ramsay jetted into town and db came close at a blind tasting in another busy week in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Staples: Chinese wine boom never happened

The widely reported fine wine boom in China never really happened according to Simon Staples of Berry Bros & Rudd.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 4 Comments »

Australian Vintage hones in on Asia

With the opening of a new Hong Kong office and signing a distribution deal with COFCO in China, Australian Vintage is ramping up its activities in Asia.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 No Comments »

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