November 19th, 2019

Curating the World’s Finest Sensations: Duty Zero celebrates 2nd Anniversary

DUTY ZERO celebrates the 2nd Anniversary of its seven stores at Hong Kong International Airport from November 8th to December 31st, 2019. 

To underline the multitude of coveted range of choices in DUTY ZERO, the celebration embarks on a parade of 53 hand-picked worldwide creations from Cognac, Single Malt Whisky, Blended Whisky, Wine & Champagne from various countries to Asian Liquor. Each unique creation is rooted in an intriguing story that resonates the history of different renowned brands.  

The uniqueness of carefully handcrafted & precious blend, mature vintage, prestigious special-edition packing, fine & rare and exclusivity have been translated into DUTY ZERO 2nd Anniversary Collection, producing a spark of finest expression on the palate for the wine & spirit discerning aficionados and connoisseurs. To find out more, browse the anniversary e-catalogue.

An exquisite “CURATING THE WORLD’S FINEST SENSATIONS” exhibition graces DUTY ZERO 2nd Anniversary celebration through a journey of three thematic galleries: The Master of Whisky, Wine Specialist and Connoisseur of Distilleries in East Hall North and East Hall South store.  

Amongst the collection, the followings accentuate the exhibition with a touch of glitz and glam:

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  • Martell Hidden Gems, a precious blend in a vintage Baccarat crystal decanter reserved normally for royalty visiting France, including Queen Elizabeth II in 1957 and Emperor Hirohito in 1971. The most valuable exhibit of all is priced HK$1,336,000.
  • Remy Martin’s ‘XO Cannes’: a collectible limited edition created exclusive for the Cannes Film Festival. Signed by Hollywood celebrities, the 3-litre masterpiece is a superstar in its own right – more than just a cognac, more a work of art.
  • The Macallan 72 Year Old in Lalique decanter: the oldest single malt ever released by The Macallan with a bespoke limited edition crystal decanter handcrafted by Lalique.
  • Among precious single malts, Highland Park 50 Year Old is the oldest and most prestigious release of the northernmost single malt Scotch whisky distillery in the world, on the Orkney Islands. From a limited edition of just 274 bottles worldwide, it is considered one of the greatest single malts in the world, nominated “The Best Spirit in the World" on three separate occasions.

In addition, DUTY ZERO stores feature experential zones showcasing certain brands:


Johnnie Walker Ghost & Rare Glenury Royal Launch
A 3rd series of Johnnie Walker Ghost & Rare collection that integrated the world-renowned Blue Label with the exceptionally rare spirit from Glenury Royal, one of the only three Scottish distilleries got recognized with a “Royal” title and was closed down over 30 years ago.
Travel Exclusive, Limited Edition

Glenmorangie New Travel Exclusive Launch
First in Asia Launch (4 months ahead of the rest of the world) of the new travel exclusive range from Glenmorangie.  Highly selective 12YO, 14YO, and 16YO liquids matured in various Bourbon Sherry cask and Virgin Oak cask to create three distinctive flavors.
Travel Exclusive, World Premiere

Hennessy XO Ice Launch
New take on historical Hennessy XO by serving it over ice. 
Limited Edition

Established in Nov 2017, DUTY ZERO is the retail brand of CDF-Lagardère Company Limited (the joint venture between China Duty Free Group and Lagardère Travel Retail). DUTY ZERO is a renowned Travel Retail with 7 stores located in Hong Kong International Airport selling a wide repertoire of duty free fine wine and liquor from 400 worldwide brands, cigarette and authentic local food. The widest coveted selection of Single Malt Whiskies amongst Asia Pacific airports and the world’s most comprehensive Asian Liquor corner mark the distinctiveness of DUTY ZERO. The word “ZERO” represents starting afresh – a fresh new start that is limitless and boundary-free. DUTY ZERO is dedicated to introducing multiple interactive zones with themes ranging from cognac and whiskey production to Asian liquors. Experiential themes are refreshed regularly to give customers a brand new experience.

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