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Knights of Alba dinner at “Otto e Mezzo”

Monday 19 August saw the Knights of Alba, Asia meet at the eponymous three Michelin star Italian restaurant Otto e Mezzo in Central for our summer chapter. This is the second time we have now had our summer dinner meeting

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A very fine Grappa di Barolo

Grappa di barolo riserva

When I was looking for a suitable ending to our Knights of Alba dinner last week, I got to thinking about the possibilities, other than Moscato d’Asti and Bracchetto. A chance visit to Castello del Vino in Wan Chai gave

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Wine finds: 27 January 2013

Yalumba Y Series Sangiovese Rosé 2011 I’ve just made a discovery to cheer up anyone’s day! Park’n’Shop International in Sheung Wan have one of my favourite rosés on special for $78 per bottle this week (usually $119!). This rosé used

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Wine finds: 13 January 2013

TeroldegoRotaliano 2009_R

Endrizzi Teroldego Rotaliano Superiore 2009   This is a really unusual grape variety, hardly ever grown outside of Italy, more’s the pity! Teroldego comes from the Trentino Alto-Adige region in northeastern Italy, right up near the Austrian border where it

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