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Monday 31 August 2015

Riesling

Montes: ‘Chile has no expertise with Riesling’

Aurelio Montes is planning to create a high quality Riesling with the help of a winemaker from the Mosel, because Chile lacks expertise with the grape.

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Leeuwin releases latest Art Series

Australia’s Leeuwin Estate has released the 2013 vintage of its “Art Series” Riesling, which it has declared one of its “finest”.

Monday, August 24th, 2015 No Comments »

db eats: Jar Kitchen

db’s resident foodie, Lucy Shaw, heads to Covent Garden newcomer Jar Kitchen, the jewel in Theatreland’s culinary crown.

Monday, July 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Godello ‘in between Chardonnay and Riesling’

Spain’s great white hope Godello is “in between Chardonnay and Riesling” in character due to its ability to express terroir according to one winemaker working with the grape.

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: HK

The start of Riesling Weeks, Veuve Clicquot’s La Grande Dame 2006 preview and the BIVB’s 2012/2013 tasting. It’s been a busy old week for the db HK team.

Monday, June 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Lam: World is waking up to German Pinot

With three short Burgundy vintages and the subsequent price hikes, savvy consumers are waking up to German Pinot Noir according to chef Martin Lam.

Friday, May 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Asia sales of aromatics ‘slow but steady’

Jean Trimbach, whose family has been making wines in Ribeauvillé in Alsace for nearly 400 years, remains cautiously optimistic about the future of the region’s wines in Asia.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

Devouring oxtail in chocolate sauce, tasting Mt Etna wines, partying Spanish style and enjoying Trimbach’s finest Riesling, it’s been a busy and decadent week for the db HK team.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 modern wine drinker stereotypes

From Rioja lovers to Champagne quaffers, the drinks business has compiled these portraits of 10 modern consumers based on their wine preference.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 1 Comment »

Boutique New Zealand winery’s grand plans for future

The Glover family in Marlborough are firmly making their mark as a small but mighty producer with an award-winning array of aromatics and Pinot Noir.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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