Behind the bar with…Devender Kumar
8½ Otto e Mezzo Bombana’s beloved bar manager, Devender Kumar, on the versatility of gin and his love for cairpirinha.
Bottleshock to host first HK tasting
Headed up by former Roberson Wine business development director Adam Green, Hong Kong’s newest wine merchants Bottleshock is to hold its first tasting next month.
Q&A: Cava’s Pedro Bonet
Pedro Bonet, president of the Cava Consejo Regulador, tells db about the DO’s new classification, fighting back against Prosecco and raising Cava’s game.
New Zealand: Pinot central
Since the boom time of the noughties, the big players have applied an increasingly powerful grip over Central Otago. With little land now left for sale, what’s next for this extraordinary Pinot-producing region, asks Patrick Schmitt MW
Wine research institute planned in Marlborough
New Zealand Winegrowers’ proposal to establish a new wine industry research centre in Marlborough has secured government funding.