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A Spiritual Month with Summergate Spirits of Independence

23rd Nov. 2015  /  Summergate News  · 

Summergate’s Spirits of Independence took over Greater China this month! The Brand Ambassador of Teeling Irish Whiskey, the Owner of Delamain Cognac, and the Export Director for Alto del Carmen all visited China this November for exciting tastings, master classes, and trainings. 

Read on for details & photos of the spirit-ual month of November. Don’t miss out on the movement of independent spirits!

Launching Teeling Irish Whiskey

Martin Lynch, the Brand Ambassador of the widely awarded Irish Brand Teeling Whiskey, toured around China and Hong Kong this month, inspiring trade and consumers with the passion and secret of Teeling Irish Whiskey. During his visit, Martin held exclusive master classes and private tastings organized by Whisky Magazine in Beijing, and then headed over to Shanghai for an exclusive tasting of the rare Teeling Single Malt 21year old Whiskey - awarded the Best Single Malt of the show at World Whisky Awards 2015. Marc ended his journey in Hong Kong with a tasting hosted at the residence of the Irish Consulate. Martin may have left ChinaThe Spirit of Dublin had landed in China and Hong Kong to stay.

Delamain Owner Traverses Greater China

Patrick Peyrelongue , owner of the House of Cognac Delamain, lit up Greater China in November with the charm, complexity and sensuosity of Delamain eaux de vies. He shared classic tastings and great food pairings with regional cuisines, such as Cantonese and Shanghainese food. Patrick also a deeper virtual tour into the cognac region and the complex process of selecting the finest distilled spirits that are finally chosen to be part of the House of Delamain reservoirs. Spending nearly two weeks covering the south of China, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong & Macau, Patrick guided us all on a true journey through the senses and the historical past of one of the oldest cognac houses in the world.

Alto del Carmen Pisco Events
Pisco has become a trendy category around the world, especially thanks to the rebirth of pisco mixology and the evolution of the product as a global player in international markets. Alto del Carmen, as a leading brand in its category, has put a focus on China and partnered with the Commercial Office of Chile in Shanghai to create an experience of the iconic Chilean Product, The Export Director of Alto del Carmen attended 2 events in Shanghai and Beijing, partnering with key venues and bartenders to bring it to a higher level of awareness to this unique spirit.

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