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  1. Wine glasses

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vanessa Yung vanessa.yung@scmp.com Kyouei Design- Glass Tank Product designer Kouichi Okamoto founded Kyouei Design in 2006. He specialises in creating lighting and lifestyle products. His Glass Tank (HK$2,700) is a fun take on the traditional wine glass and eliminates the need for constant refilling. Made from heat-resistant glass, the bulb-shaped tank is combined with a tilted ...

  2. TOUCH of glass

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... SMART SOMMELIER French sommelier and designer Bruno Quenioux was recently in Hong Kong to officially launch Baccarat's latest collection of wine glasses that are claimed to 'reveal the complexity, richness and subtlety of wine better than any other glass yet created'. That's because the glass moves away from the paradigm of the classic wine glass shape ...

  3. Crystal cocktail: Lucaris toasts to the city with HK-inspired wine glasses

    Posted May 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a Bangkok-based crystal wine glass brand, launched its Hong Kong Hip collection with a wine-tasting event on Friday and an intimate dinner at the Ritz-Carlton's Chinese restaurant Tin Lung Heen. ... enjoy drinking,' said Sunsanee Supatravanij, managing director of Lucaris' manufacturer, Ocean Glass Public Company. 'With Tokyo Temptation, for example, the glasses have ...

  4. Master sommelier leads wine-glass revolution

    Posted May 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... offering a range of glasses that are specifically shaped according to their grape varietal to enhance the taste of the wine. While the shape of the bowl influences the flavour, and every connoisseur would love to have every grape varietal glass on hand, it is not financially or practically feasible to store several sets of wine glasses particularly in tiny Hong Kong flats. However, ...


    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Editor Bernice Chan Welcome to the premiere issue of Wine+. We are pleased to present this biannual publication with several great suggestions to truly enjoy your favourite vintages. The mainland is the focus of many foreign wineries keen to capture the m ...

  6. French sommelier's 'universal' wine glasses pass taste test at L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon dinner

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Nay-sayers may be sceptical about a universal wine glass that can indeed enhance the aroma and reveal the richness and complexity of your vino. So to launch its Chateau ... de Joel Robuchon restaurant for the guests to tell the differences a wine glass could make. Quenioux (pictured) flew in from France for the event to launch the range of professional wine ...

  7. Glass makes a difference to the overall experience

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... conducts the by-now legendary glass tastings, that include a 'joker' glass. This is a crude, heavy, ugly wine glass which serves to precisely make the point about how the shape of a wine glass affects- negatively- the experience of wine drinking. The glassware in the aforementioned 'decent' restaurant was the brand he had chosen as his 'joker'. Into the tall, ...

  8. Raise a glass to the victors

    Posted Nov 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Robin Lynam Judgment has already been passed, but the results will not be announced until tonight, and with 37 trophies to contend for, a lot of people will be waiting with bated breath. Now in its third year, the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wi ...

  9. Vintage charms keep glass brimming

    Posted Oct 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rick Gangwani Diplomacy isn't the first thing you think of when it comes to running a wine cellar. But for former South African envoy, Greg De'eb, it's everything. From his initial lobbying of government officials for storage space to his d ...

  10. Raising a couple of glasses to the future of wine in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Robin Lynam foodandwine@scmp.com Chris So is the founder of the wine lovers' websites www.winelist.hk and www.aroundtheworld.hk. He is a wine consultant, and a Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) certified educator. He is currently studying to bec ...




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