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Sunday 11 December 2016 loc: GB


Fire and ice in Monterey and Barolo

Summer hailstorms have wreaked havoc in Barolo causing damage to top sites in the northern Italian region, while a fire continues to blaze in Monterey.

Monday, August 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Thieves steal £160k of Barolo

A group of thieves dressed in lab overalls have broken into two Barolo estates and stolen over £160,000 worth of wine.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Barolo’s Vietti winery bought by US company

Kyle Krause, the owner of the US convenience store chain Kum & Go, has bought Italian wine producer Vietti, based in the town of Castiglione Falleto in Barolo.

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 No Comments »


香港红酒业内人士及资深爱好者近日于dbHK大师班,由意大利酒专家葡萄酒大师迈克(Michael Palij MW)带领,与巴罗洛5大村 (Commune) 的5块特级田 (Cru) 来了一次深度的亲密接触。

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 No Comments »

A nut to remember: The Piemontese Tonde Gentile

The humble hazelnut came under the spotlight at Cottage Vineyards’ ‘Four Hands’ dinner in Macau and Hong Kong, alongside some of Piemonte’s lesser known grape varieties.

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Gallo gains US rights to Renato Ratti

Gallo has strengthened its premium “LUX” portfolio having acquired the exclusive rights to distribute Italy’s Barolo-based Renato Ratti wines in the US.

Friday, February 26th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

dbHK braved HK’s coldest temperatures to host its ‘Mastering Barolo’ masterclass, learn about Asia’s fake wine industry and hole up at the Intercontinental for some Oregon Pinot Noir.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 No Comments »

dbHK’s Mastering Barolo in pictures

dbhK’s latest Mastering Barolo event saw HK’s wine trade and consumers getting to grips with Barolo, its five communes and multiple crus…

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Barolo uncovered with dbHK and Michael Palij MW

Five spectacular Barolo ‘crus’ were unveiled by the Italian wine expert, Michael Palij MW in the latest dbHK’s masterclasses.

Friday, January 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine predictions for 2016

We run through a few predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, from more Champagne releases to the rise of California and Piedmont.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 3 Comments »

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