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Thursday 19 January 2017 loc: GB

Japanese whisky

Haul of fake Scotch hints at wider world of counterfeits

Fake Scotch whisky worth close to £1 million has been removed from the market in what one broker has called “just the tip of the iceberg”.

Friday, December 9th, 2016 No Comments »

New Taiwanese whisky launches in the UK

Cellar Trends is bringing Taiwanese malt whisky Omar to the UK market, after signing on as UK distribution partner.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 1 Comment »

Japan could give tourists tax break on alcohol

Japanese alcoholic drinks such as saké and Japanese whisky could become exempt from tax for foreign tourists if a request by its tourism agency is accepted.

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Kavalan in NYC activation

As part of Kavalan’s planned expansion into the US market, images of Kavalan whisky will be projected onto Times Square’s billboards over the next five months.

Thursday, August 18th, 2016 No Comments »

HK gears up for return of the Malt Masters

Now in its third year, the Malt Masters Whisky Festival in Hong Kong is back in Central, and due to last year’s success has extended to two days.

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 No Comments »

HK faces ‘chronic shortage’ of Japanese whisky

Hong Kong’s undiminished thirst for Japanese whisky has suppliers unable to keep up with demand, says the general manager of Fine Vintage, Howard Palmes.

Thursday, February 18th, 2016 1 Comment »

Spink shines spotlight on spirits

Spink China will introduce an eclectic range of aged spirits including rum, Cognac and whisky at its upcoming January auction in Hong Kong.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Whiskies dominate at Acker’s next auction

Rare lots of Karuizawa, Ichiro and Macallan are set to headline at Acker’s upcoming November sale in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Zachys unveils lots for next HK auction

As well as premium Burgundy and Bordeaux, bidders in Asia have the chance to secure rare expressions of Karuizawa and Hibiki whiskies at the next Zachys HK auction.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

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