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Saturday 25 October 2014

Wine

Fake goods market worth $700 billion

The Tax Free World Association has put counterfeit goods on the agenda in the lead up to it’s annual World Exhibition & Conference this month.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

An “electrifying” Sauvignon Blanc, a selection of wines to serve with squid and a great value Bordeaux from the “exceptional” 2009 vintage make it into this week’s roundup.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

UK wine industry sees dramatic rise

The number of UK wine producers has more than doubled during the last two years, based on new businesses registered with HM Revenue & Customs.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

Penfolds-backed Bin 38 opens in Singapore

Tippling Club and Australian winery Penfolds have collaborated on a new private dining room above the famous Singapore restaurant.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Hong Kong in pictures

The protests continue, db walks the streets, drinks Burgundy and looks for typos in unusual places.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Uncorked: Yvonne Cheung

Swire Hotels’ director of wine, Yvonne Cheung, on different uses for a walk-in freezer, rescuing the biggest bottle from her cellar and loving wine.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 1 Comment »

Swire brings in Rowley Leigh

British chef Rowley Leigh, chef-consultant at Swire Hotels new restaurant in Pacific Place, on picking a few favourites for the wine list and the influx of British chefs in Hong Kong.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Officials suspended over toxic liquor

Six Pakistani police officers and six senior excise officials have been suspended over the deaths of 29 people who died after drinking toxic liquor.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Kleine Zalze bolsters indie offer

Stellenbosch producer Kleine Zalze has introduced a new range called Cleefs, which is targeted at the UK independent sector.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Eurostar sets Champagne world record

Eurostar has set a world record for the largest ever Champagne tasting.

Friday, October 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

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