Why You Should Decant Wine
Jan
22

Why You Should Decant Wine

When one surrounds themselves in the business of wine it’s easy to forget that what is second nature to some is rocket science to others. Thus, for the benefit of all ...

AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction 2015: Bidding Available Online
Jan
21

AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction 2015: Bidding Available Online

“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” - Desmond Tutu
The Cape Wine Auction is proud to ...

ICONS 2015 Cookbook Calendar Launched
Jan
21

ICONS 2015 Cookbook Calendar Launched

Contrary to the locally adopted view by one journalist that Hong Kong’s Chefs should “get back in the kitchen”, the ICONS were all present (and suitably adorned in ...

Underrated Grape Varieties: Albariño
Jan
21

Underrated Grape Varieties: Albariño

Although winter may not be the time to think too much about white wines, it does not stop anyone from drinking them as the style of food we eat is still pretty much the ...

Underrated Grape Varieties: Dolcetto
Jan
20

Underrated Grape Varieties: Dolcetto

There are hundreds of different grape varieties around the world but seldom do we see more than the handful of more internationally recognised varieties on the shop ...

Vinothek Celebrates 1st Birthday with DWWA Wines
Jan
20

Vinothek Celebrates 1st Birthday with DWWA Wines

Last Friday the 3rd Schmidt Vinothek outlet celebrated its first anniversary in Happy Valley with a day-long tasting of wines that were awarded during the 2014 Decanter ...