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Saturday 6 February 2016

South Korea

Uncorked: Donghyuk Shin

The head sommelier of Jungsik wine bar in Seoul, Donghyuk Shin on studying to be a Master Sommelier and tasting his very first bottle of Chilean Cabernet.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Plumpton College exports first wine to South Korea

Plumpton College has started exporting its Cloudy Ridge range to Nature Wine, a Korean distribution company founded by one of its graduates.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Asian markets ‘key’ to Bordeaux success

Focusing on smaller wine markets in Asia such as South Korea and Vietnam is vital to continued growth, the export director of Château Palmer has said.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Trade talk: Views on Asia’s wine trade

Judges of the HKIWSC reveal their thoughts on the current state of the wine industry across Asia, speaking to dbHK at yesterday’s SPIT Conference hosted by Meiburg Wine Media.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Premium beer sales surge in Asia

Consumers’ growing incomes in Asia are fuelling an upsurge in off-trade premium beer sales, according to a recent industry report.

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine Australia targets Japan and South Korea

Capitalising on a boost in export figures, Wine Australia hosted large-scale tastings in Tokyo and Seoul in partnership with Austrade.

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Virtual reality could treat alcoholism

Virtual reality therapy is a “promising approach” to the treatment of alcohol dependence, a new study suggests.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 1 Comment »

Should young celebrities be banned from booze ads?

Young celebrities in South Korea could be banned from appearing in alcohol advertisements in bid to discourage alcohol consumption.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine Australia celebrates Korea and China links

Wine Australia celebrated the free trade agreement with South Korea in Seoul last week and is preparing for a visit of Chinese trade on a “hands on” tasting trip this weekend.

Friday, March 13th, 2015 No Comments »

S.Pellegrino crowns Asian Young Chef

San Pellegrino has named South Korean chef, Park Jinyong, as the regional winner for Northeast Asia in its Young Chef 2015 awards.

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 No Comments »

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