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Riesling Weeks Kick Off Celebration in Hong Kong


The sixth running of "Riesling Weeks" in Hong Kong commenced june 8th. It is a month-long celebration of German wine in June led by its most famous grape variety Riesling, offictiated by Germany's wine queen Katharina Staab.

Throughout the month long campaign, participate outlets tailor-make special promotions on German wine and Riesling including wine pairing menus, wine flights and free tasting.

hashtag: #RieslingWeeksHK

Wine lovers who share Riesling moments on Facebook or Instagram have a chance to win fabulous prizes including the stylish Artisan & Artist Red Label camera bag.

Autographs by Katharina Staab

2018 Riesling Weeks are being officiated by Katharina Staab, the 69th German Wine Queen at the Kick Off Celebration. Over 100 wines from 20 exhibitors and German deli are waiting for Chinese winelovers and their friends.

Venue: Oasis Room, 8/F Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Wanchai

Check out Katharina's itinerary here:

During her stay in Hong Kong, Katharina will be conducting tastings at these outlets:

07 June (Thursday):
Schmidt Vinothek in store tasting, Happy Valley, 7-9pm
(T: 2838 2818) 

08 June (Friday):
Riesling Weeks Kick-Off Celebration (Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong, Wanchai)

09 June (Saturday):
Bungalow Riesling Tasting with Cheese and Charcuterie, Central, 3-5pm, (T: 2623 7868)
Hoi King Heen (海景軒) wine pairing dinner, Tsimshatsui East (T: 2731 2883)

10 June (Sunday):
Watson’s Wine in store tasting, Central 3-5pm (T: 3157 1886)

11 June (Monday):
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University German Wine workshop (private)
Namo Avant Thai Exquisite German wine and Thai food pairing dinner, Tsimshatsui East (T: 2739 1133)

12 June (Tuesday):
German National Tourist Office Culinary Germany dinner (private) 

13 June (Wednesday):
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University German Wine workshop (private)
Tamarind Exquisite German wine and Pan Asian food pairing dinner, Wanchai
(T: 2827 7777)

14 June (Thursday):
Gaggenau Sommelier competition judging and masterclasses (private)

15 June (Friday):
Wineworld in store tasting, Western, 7-8pm (T: 3154 9570)

16 June (Saturday):
Kylix food and wine pairing, Kwun Tong 12-3pm (T: 3487 1501)
King’s Wine Cellar in-store tasting, Olympian City 4-5pm (T: 2387 8226)

More Information: Riesling Weeks Worldwide