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  1. uncorked

    Posted Feb 04th 2007, 12:00am by Debra Meiburg

    ... Humans aren't the only ones struggling with age. Have a little sympathy for a wine bottle, which has to contend with sediment visibly announcing its maturity to the world. And while humans can sanguinely book a visit to a Thai nip 'n' tuck spa, an ageing wine bottle has only one option: decanting. Like our laughter lines, wine sediment is a perceptible sign ...

  2. Rare bottle on offer at whisky tasting

    Posted Sep 14th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... found only two bottles currently up for auction on eBay. The current bids are at about US$7,000. Also. there are only two bars in the world where it is possible to buy this whisky by the glass ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak, Kimberly Chou and Phoebe Cheng. There is a very rare bottle of Scotch whisky going on auction tonight. Wan Chai's The Canny Man ...

  3. Lee's glass act is toast of the town

    Posted Apr 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Gin maker Bombay Sapphire announced the winner of this year's designer glass competition with an award presentation dinner on March 15 at FINDS. A glittering jumbo replica of its crystal bottle with sapphire-coloured pillars was installed at the restaurant to complement the five finalists' designer pieces of martini glasses. The competition chief judge ...

  4. Potential for glass recycling is limited in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I write in response to the letter by J. R. Henderson on recycling glass bottles ('We must have the bottle to recycle waste', June 10). At present, glass recycling is being carried out on a very small scale in Hong Kong. The crux of the problem is that there are very limited local outlets for waste glass. Other places or countries where waste glass recovery ...

  5. Glass act

    Posted Aug 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... work required. 'Managing closed bottles is obviously easier than portioning out the wine,' says Richard Feldman, owner of the Annexx, which offers 24 wines by the glass. 'With ... Restaurateurs are waking up to the fact that customers don't always want to order wine by the bottle, writes Andrea Li To say that Bill Ahern has a passion for food and wine ...

  6. bargains in bottles

    Posted Oct 11th 2007, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... and it should be no surprise that our preoccupation with upmarket labels extends to those stuck to wine bottles. Fortunes are paid for the most expensive French wines and- to a lesser extent- ... out for wines made by the same winemakers as some of the top of the range bottles. 'A few years ago I started to buy Fonbel. It's a St Emilion and it was bought by Alain Vautier who ...

  7. Alert over glass in wine

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok The food safety authority warned people against drinking a batch of French wine after receiving an alert that it could contain glass fragments. The Centre for Food Safety advised people not to drink 2006- vintage JP Chenet Cabernet-Syrah du Pays d'Oc red wine sold in quarter-litre bottles with the lot number L70927203 and bar code number 3263286324216. It also ...

  8. uncorked

    Posted Dec 09th 2007, 12:00am by Debra Meiburg

    ... Originally known as bottle-screws, corkscrews were invented in England in the mid-1600s to wrest open bottles of beer and cider. Because maintaining a beverage's fizz required a tight seal, corks were forced deep into the necks of bottles and it was all but impossible to extract them without a special tool. Later, mini-corkscrews were designed for small bottles storing other liquid ...

  9. barware

    Posted Aug 12th 2007, 12:00am by Dora Chan

    ... styling Dora Chan 1. Artecnica bottle stopper, HK$120, from Homeless, 29 Gough Street, Central, tel: 2581 1880. 2. M. Brandt stainless-steel cocktail shaker, HK$2,660, from Lane Crawford, ... Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, tel: 2528 0808. 5. Pulltex wine glass cleaner, HK$110, from G.O.D., 1/F, Leighton Centre, Sharp Street East entrance, Causeway Bay, tel: 2890 5555. 6. Vinvautz mini ...

  10. A glass of your own

    Posted Mar 08th 2007, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... tasters' judgment. 'We put the bottles in a sock or paper bag. If it's in a distinctive bottle we pre-pour the wines. We're nurturing a generation of consumers who are smart, savvy ...




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