Daily Archives: June 28, 2012

A Salute to Baijiu, Part 6: How to Not Get Hammered at a Banquet

1. Pray for soup Weird, right? When in your life have you ever NEEDED soup? You will at a banquet, believe me. Here’s the thing about Chinese soup: it’s not nearly as thick as western soup. In fact, in Chinese no one says “eat” soup; everyone “drinks” soup, which of course means although you have a spoon at your disposal,… (more…)