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World Baijiu Day: Catch the Spirit on August 8

March 11, 2015 BB 0

Baijiu is the planet’s most swallowed spirit but production and consumption is limited almost entirely to China. World Baijiu Day, slated for Saturday, August 8, 2015, aims to introduce this alcohol to a wider audience, in a […]

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Last Paul: Ocean Grounds changes its bar mix

March 6, 2015 BB 0

Ocean Grounds* has been one of my go-to cocktail joints for the past six months due to its proximity, nice clientele and quality beverages. During my time in Beijing, I have often gravitated toward relatively small and […]

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Friday fun: Taste over 100 Chinese wines

March 5, 2015 BB 0

Friday is your lucky day if you’ve been wondering, “Where can I start my weekend with more than one hundred Chinese wines? French critics Michel Bettane and Thierry Desseauve are in town for a few […]