Vinitaly 2014 – In fair Verona…
World of Wine

Vinitaly 2014 – In fair Verona…

If Verona doesn’t sound synonymous to Vinitaly for you, then at least I should remind you of Romeo and Juliet. It was said that Shakespeare…

In Chile, Chilean wines redefined
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In Chile, Chilean wines redefined

Admittedly, many wine professionals frowned on supermarket wines most, if not all the time. There is something intangible associated with supermarket that makes their good…

Wines of Portugal – Fancy a dry Port?
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Wines of Portugal – Fancy a dry Port?

Portugal, known for its pastries, salted cod, fado music, soccer players, and most importantly, Port wines. Once a powerful maritime empire, today traces of Portugal…

And up goes the alcohol tax!
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And up goes the alcohol tax!

After stagnated at same rate for a decade, the latest Singapore budget will raise alcohol tax by a whopping 25%. Within minutes, many social media…

Mark the date – Gambero Rosso in Singapore on 12th March 2014
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Mark the date – Gambero Rosso in Singapore on 12th March 2014

Developing wine market and our ever stronger interest in Italian wines, these factors have attracted Gambero Rosso back to Singapore for the third time. Known…

Wine by volume – how is Singapore drinking?
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Wine by volume – how is Singapore drinking?

After taking two weeks break for Chinese New Year, it is time for me to get back in business. During this period, I took some…