A Cellaring Offer Not to be Missed
Jul
18

A Cellaring Offer Not to be Missed

From now till end of July, rent 1 month and get 1 month for free for all new locker sign-ups at Hip Cellar. In celebration of their recent extension of the HKQAA Fine ...

Viva Italia – Four of the Best
Jul
8

Viva Italia – Four of the Best

Italian wines have had a great reception over the last few years with oenophiles in Hong Kong embracing, in particular, wines from Barolo and Montalcino and also ...

Craggy Range shows yet again why Gimblett Gravels is a Serious Contender
Jul
8

Craggy Range shows yet again why Gimblett Gravels is a Serious Contender

By Simone Madden-Grey - Recently I attended a tasting of Craggy Range wines from Hawke’s Bay in New Zealand’s North Island. Chief Winemaker, Matt Stafford, led us ...

Why don’t we drink more South African Wines?
Jun
2

Why don’t we drink more South African Wines?

I recently headed to Soho to catch up with a couple of South African mates to have a lunchtime beer and shoot the breeze. Obviously the topic of wine came up (as it ...

Germany Tour: A Riesling Moment
May
31

Germany Tour: A Riesling Moment

Another early morning; another outrageous hangover and it was goodbye to Baden-Württemberg and the party-central Bietigheim-Bissingen. To the Rheinhessen we were and, ...

Germany Tour: Anything But Riesling
May
30

Germany Tour: Anything But Riesling

A whirlwind trip to Germany that lasted just 72 hours is over. Way too much was drank, far from enough sleep was garnered and thank God I made notes of what I did and ...