You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Sunday 26 October 2014

Wine

Tesco chairman steps down amid turmoil

Tesco has been found to have overstated its profits by £263m, £14m more than first thought, as it revealed today that its post-tax profits are down 92%.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Harrods bring out the big guns

Harrods’ wine department has held its first Prestige Bordeaux Tasting in London, which included top clarets from first growths and older vintages.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Supermarket wine fraudster jailed

A fraudster who went around supermarkets tricking them into refunding cash for wine he had not bought has been jailed.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

A tropical Chardonnay with a “smoke-edged crème brûlée effect”, a manzanilla and a “wacky” white Russian make for an eclectic set of wine recommendations.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Tedeschi boosts Fells’ Italian portfolio

Valpolicella producer Tedeschi Family Winery has joined UK importer John E Fells on an exclusive distribution basis.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Pernod hails return to growth

Pernod Ricard has predicted organic profit increase of “between +1% and +3%” for 2014/15, as it announced a return to growth in its first quarter.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Gaucho HK an opportunity for Argentina

The opening of Gaucho’s first Asian restaurant and its all-Argentine list is a chance for the country to promote its wines, according to its director of wine.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Q&A with Jorge Nuñes

Symington Family Estates Asia Pacific marketing manager, Jorge Nuñes, on the market for rare Port in the region as the company prepares to launch the Grahams’ 1882 Ne Oublie in Hong Kong.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Harrods’ top 10 bestsellers

Harrods’ wine buyer, Ed Gerard, reveals the top-grossing wines and spirits at the famous Knightsbridge store in the year to date.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

US faces wine tariff hikes in trade dispute

Canada and Mexico have threatened the US with trade sanctions and increases in wine tax after the World Trade Organisation ruled US tariffs to be illegal.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Most Read

Top 10 Scotch whiskies

3rd September, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 spirits brands

15th August, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Champagne brands

29th July, 2014 by Rupert Millar

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

8th August, 2014 by Neal Baker

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

20th August, 2014 by Simon Howland

Top 10 biggest beer brands

6th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 most powerful vodka brands

19th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 wacky wine designs

9th September, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

World's weirdest alcoholic drinks

12th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads