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Sunday 23 October 2016 loc: US


McGuigan launches its first Australian Malbec

McGuigan Wines has added its first single varietal Malbec to its Black Label range, offering an Australian take on a classic Argentine variety

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Uncorked: Andres Torres

Andres Torres, the beverage director of Gaucho Hong Kong had to sell all of his furniture to fund his sommelier exam in Uruguay. Five years on, he speaks to dbHK about his love of Tokaji and family.

Monday, October 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Cinsault tipped as ‘South Africa’s Malbec’

The growing revival of old vine Cinsault in South Africa, once the country’s most planted variety, has seen one commentator predict that it could become the South African equivalent of Argentine Malbec.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Argento sponsors London’s Argentine Film Festival

Argentine wine estate Bodega Argento is to be the main sponsor of the fifth Argentine Film Festival, which takes place in London this month.

Monday, August 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Trapiche identifies US opportunity for high-end Argentine Cab

Argentina’s largest producer, Trapiche, is placing more emphasis on “high end Cab” due to a growing market opportunity in the US, according to the company’s marketing manager, Duncan Keen.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Montes: Malbec is for ‘lazy’ winemakers

Aurelio Montes Jr. has spoken out about Argentina’s flagship variety, admitting that the ease at which Malbec grows makes it a grape for “lazy winemakers”.

Monday, July 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Entries being accepted for Global Malbec Masters 2016

Entries are now being accepted for the drinks business Global Malbec Masters 2016, db‘s blind tasting of Malbec from around the world.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Malbec World Day in pictures

Malbec World Day certainly did its job last weekend, bringing the joys of the famous variety to wine lovers across the globe. Here are a selection of the best snaps from the London celebrations.

Monday, April 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Malbec momentum in Hong Kong

Malbec World Day has once again highlighted the growing significance of Argentina’s most important grape variety to Hong Kong’s wine consumers, writes Jennifer Luk.

Monday, April 25th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures Hong Kong

Burgundy, South Africa and California and the promise of Argentine Malbec to come dominated this week’s HK diary.

Friday, April 15th, 2016 No Comments »

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