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Monday 27 April 2015

Spain

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 »

Portobello rides the global gin wave

Portobello Road Gin has embarked on a major expansion drive just four years after it was founded as the brand seeks to build on strong sales in the UK and abroad.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Spanish Chamber in HK hosts La Feria bash

It’s time to dust off those castanets and tuck into chorizo and churros this weekend as Le Feria dances into Hong Kong.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Synesthete creates the ‘sound’ of Rioja

A synesthete able to hear tastes and taste sounds has created a composition of what he believes the notes found in Campo Viejo Rioja sound like.

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Stay at Barcelona footballer’s vineyard for £90

Spanish footballer Andrés Iniesta has opened his vineyard property to the public, listing it on Airbnb for just £90 a night.

Monday, April 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Top five best-selling gin brands

Gin is experiencing its most meaningful renaissance since it took off in the US in the 1920s. Find out which brands are ruling the roost in terms of global sales.

Monday, April 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Araex: Invent the Future

Long-focused on expressing Rioja Alavesa’s diverse vineyard sites, Araex is now busy expanding its vision.

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Araex: Grand Plans

From modest beginnings in Rioja Alavesa, one man’s vision has taken him across the major wine regions of Spain, preserving and promoting their individuality while tackling the fragmentation that has hampered the country’s potential

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 No Comments »

30,000 bottles of fake wine seized in Taiwan

Taiwanese authorities have seized 30,000 bottles of wine from an importer in New Taipei, which are thought to be bulk wine rebranded as top Bordeaux.

Monday, March 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Rolland and Galarreta go organic in La Mancha

Winemaker Michel Rolland and Spanish entrepreneur Javier Galarreta have collaborated to launch an organic wine from La Mancha under the newly-unveiled Rolland Galarreta brand.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

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