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Galaxy somm wins Ruinart Challenge

Han Yew Kong, the head sommelier of Galaxy Macau has been crowned the winner of the Hong Kong Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge 2017.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 No Comments »

Final call for Cabernet Sauvignon Masters 2017

Final entries are being accepted for the drinks business Cabernet Sauvignon Masters 2017 ahead of the upcoming deadline.

Monday, February 20th, 2017 No Comments »

Nova Scotia sparkling v Champagne: the results

At a recent London tasting, Nova Scotia sparkling wine producer Benjamin Bridge invited press and trade to try a selection of its wines in a blind tasting with several Grande Marque Champagnes.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

A smash HITT

The drinks business Hong Kong’s second Hong Kong International Top Tasters (HITT) event went down a storm with more blindtasting teams putting their skills to the test at the Grand Hyatt.

Monday, November 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Chinese blind-tasting team claims shock victory

A team of wine tasters from China has claimed a surprise victory at the fourth La Revue de Vin de France Tasting World Championship in France.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 1 Comment »

dbHK announces early bird rate for HITT

Teams now have until 2 September to register at the early bird rate for this year’s Hong Kong International Top Tasters (HITT) event on 22 October.

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 No Comments »

English fizz triumphs in Paris judgment

Sacrilege on the streets of Paris this week, as France’s top wine judges rated English sparkling higher than Champagne in a blind tasting.

Thursday, April 21st, 2016 2 Comments »

Ruinart Challenge winners announced

The winner and two runner-ups from the Ruinart Challenge 2016, which tests sommeliers in their blind tasting abilities and wine knowledge, have been revealed.

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 No Comments »

English and Welsh fizz aiming to hit MCC for six

The cricket-themed ‘MCC Sparkling Wine Challenge’ will pit English and Welsh fizz against Methode Cap Classique wines in a blind tasting in Cape Town on Sunday.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Final call for Pinot Noir Masters entries

Final entries for db‘s Pinot Noir Masters are now being received ahead of the deadline on Friday 18 December.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

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