Visitors to the 2012 Bordeaux Wine Festival as well as the inhabitants of Bordeaux - the sixth largest city in France and a world capital of wine - are about to get a taste of Hong Kong culture thanks to a variety of film and music events organised by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels (HKETO, Brussels).
Napa’s Bialla Vineyards, a decade-old boutique Cabernet producer that made a 95-point wine from the 2009 vintage, has been sold for $3.2 million to a Chinese business executive whose name has not yet been disclosed.
Mr Williams said they wanted access to product, with 90 per cent of the buying interest driven by the desire to secure agricultural assets and take them back to China. He said there was a risk they would repeat the mistakes of the Japanese in the 1980s. ''The Japanese … bought product and didn't care whether the business made a profit in Australia or not … in the main they didn't understand how to run those investments and, 10 years on, many of those investments could be bought back at half the price, many after having gone broke.''
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Christie's, the global auction house, said on Monday that it is launching a series of online sales for global collectors that will run in parallel with its traditional sales.The online...
Lovers of the great Southern Rhone wines finally have their application! Indeed, the new application Famille Perrin, launched today on iPad exclusively, invites you to discover a superb range of wines.
Chateau Le Thil Comte Clary in Martillac, Pessac Leognan, has been sold by Baron Gerard de Laitre to Daniel and Florence Cathiard of Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte who have acquired the chateau, park and 11.6 hectares of the vineyard. Patrice Pichet, owner of Chateau Les Carmes Haut Brion, has also obtained 5.6 hectares of the vineyard.
Today's labels include the alcohol percentage, sometimes a little tasting note or some generic information on the winery—and more often than not the contains sulfites statement. Is this really enough or does the consumer want more information?
With scores of outstanding wineries, Napa Valley is the country’s top destination for the sip-and-swirl crowd. But with stunning vineyard vistas, bustling towns and rich farmland supplying farm-to-table fare to Star-Rated restaurants, California’s Wine Country offers even more than the perfect pour of crisp chardonnay on a tasting room patio.
French vintner François Lurton has renamed his Argentina winery. Formerly known as Bodega F. Lurton, the property has been rechristened Bodega Piedra Negra and is currently in the process of unifying its offerings under the new name, in an effort to make the range more easily identifiable.
Learning about wine can take a lifetime. It's no problem, however, since the course of study can be as enjoyable as you desire, or as limited as getting to know one wine type well and sticking with it.
PARIS (Reuters) - A wine plague spread by lice destroyed vines in France in the 19th century but a small area in the Pyrenees, which contains plants up to 200 years old, was spared and is being classified...
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.