Baijiu: The World's Most Popular Spirit, Explained

If you lately happen upon baijiu (pronounced BUY-joe) as a cocktail ingredient at your favorite hot spot, take note. The latest weapon in the arsenal of the American bartender isn’t some small-batch...

Viagra found in Chinese alcohol

by zin1953 5 years ago

"Police are investigating two distillers in Guangxi Province over allegations that they added Viagra to bottles of baijiu. "Sildenafil, better known as anti-impotence drug Viagra was found recen...

Where do I buy baijiu or other Chinese liquor?

by EdwinNJ 6 years ago

Planning a meetup in Joyce Chinese Cuisine, it's a BYOB place. For fun I thought I might bring an authentic Chinese liquor/drink. Any recommendations? I remember reading an article a while ago abou...

Chateau Loudenne to be sold to Chinese Baijiu group

by zin1953 7 years ago


Looking for Baijiu, Chinese rice wine

by martyw71 7 years ago

Are there any stores in the area that sell Baijiu, the Chinese rice wine (for drinking, not cooking)? Sake is readily available, but according to my Chinese fiancée it is a very different product. ...

Chinese Baijiu

by Flaco 11 years ago

While at Congee Bowery last night I had a very ying yang experience with this liquor. While waiting at the bar I asked for some good baijiu... I had heard that the brand Maotai was decent. What the...


by dave43 11 years ago

Anyone know if any liquor stores in the city sell this Chinese spirit? For those of you who are unfamiliar- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baijiu

aside on bourdain in beijing (baijiu incident)

by Jerome 12 years ago

Did anyone else find this funny? Bourdain is sitting at a local beijing dive joint that looked great (they were there for the sheep tripe and doufu slag/lees) and his dining companion suggests "whi...

Wuliangye brand baijiu

by NYChristopher 12 years ago

Anyone know if this is something exported to the United States. Just learned of it and am intrigued.

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