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Friday 27 November 2015


Riesling Masters deadline approaches

Final entries are now being accepted for The Global Riesling Masters 2015, the competition hosted by db that seeks to highlight the best of the variety from across the globe.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Cat monstrously hungover after seven weeks trapped in wine cellar

A cat has emerged with alcohol poisoning after drinking up to three bottles of wine while trapped for seven weeks in a wine cellar.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Famille Hugel drops Jubilee brand

The historic Alsace producer Famille Hugel is to discontinue its Jubilee grand cru brand, the estate has confirmed.

Monday, October 19th, 2015 No Comments »

31 Days of Riesling winners announced

A St Andrews wine shop and one of Gordon Ramsay’s restaurants have been named the winners of this year’s 31 Days of German Riesling.

Friday, September 11th, 2015 No Comments »

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 »

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