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Wednesday 26 October 2016 loc: GB


Raffles to embark on ambitious restoration programme

Singapore’s iconic hotel Raffles has unveiled plans to undergo sympathetic restoration of its main lobby and some of the hotel suites which is set to commence from January 2017.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Angelus teams up with Bordeaux Liquid Gold

Singapore fine wine merchants, Bordeaux Liquid Gold, has announced it has taken on the exclusive distribution rights to Angelus’ third wine, Number 3, for Singapore and Malaysia.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Lagavulin releases rare expression in Singapore

To mark its 200th anniversary, Lagavulin has launched a limited edition 25YO expression to the Asia market with only 96 bottles available in Singapore.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

A Sotheby’s pre-auction tasting, Hong Kong’s first Bar Awards and tasting the 100-pointer Castillo Ygay white 1987. It’s a been a busy week for the dbHK team.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Behind the bar with… Brendon Khoo

28 HongKong Street’s resident bartender Brendon Khoo on Malaysia, Mezcal and mixology and how a chance cocktail competition at hospitality school ignited his passion to be behind the bar.

Thursday, September 29th, 2016 No Comments »

JP Moueix teams up with Bordeaux Liquid Gold

Bordeaux négociant, Jean-Pierre Moueix has announced a new partnership with Singapore merchants, Bordeaux Liquid Gold for the Malaysia territory.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 No Comments »

HK Bar Awards winners announced

Hong Kong’s first ever Bar Awards was a memorable spirits-soaked evening hosted at Zuma. We present the final award winners of each category.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Singapore Uber driver suspended for drinks bragging

An Uber driver has been suspended by the company after his passenger complained that he boasted he had “been out drinking” before he picked her up at 4am.

Monday, September 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Ex-Diageo execs launch rum in Bali

Nusa Cana is a new premium rum brand launched in Bali between former Diageo executives, Marc Rodrigues, Joe Milner and Andy Gaunt in conjunction with Hong Kong-based mixologist, Sam Jeveons.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Michelin guide lands in Shanghai

Mainland China’s first ever Michelin guide has launched in Shanghai with 26 stars handed out around the city which now boasts the “world’s cheapest” two-star restaurant.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

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