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Freaky Friday with Baijiu on iHeartRadio

Freaky Friday with Baijiu on iHeartRadio

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Cool show today as Gary has Yuan Liu from CNS Imports comes in studio, along with international performing artist Erica Trevis and co-host Merry Tungka. Yuan brings 1000 year old Chinese liquer called, ‘Baijiu’, which everyone partakes in. Basketball great Tommy Hawkins calls in to talk about his new show on KCAA, “just Jazz’.

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China’s best-selling spirit Baijiu seeks a foothold in the West

China’s best-selling spirit Baijiu seeks a foothold in the West

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Just as Russia has its vodka, Mexico its tequila and Scotland its Scotch, China has its own distilled spirit, baijiu. Baijiu is the world’s biggest-selling spirit category and represents a $23 billion market, according to research reports by McKinsey & Co and UBS.

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Why Chinese Booze Costs More Than Fine Wine at Auction

Why Chinese Booze Costs More Than Fine Wine at Auction

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With its strong flavor and fiery aftertaste, Kweichow Moutai isn’t for everyone. With prices for vintage bottles of the liquor spiraling upwards, it’s now for even fewer people. On Sunday, at an auction hosted by Chinese auction house Beijing Googut Auction Co., 540 milliliter bottles of Moutai produced in the 1980s sold for between 60,000 yuan ($9,700) and 70,000 yuan ($11,300).

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Daring Pairings: Baijiu, Spirit of China!

Daring Pairings: Baijiu, Spirit of China!

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Baijiu… what in the world is that? Well, I’m here to demystify the world of this ancient Chinese spirit for you. Baijiu is the National Spirit of China and is a ritual in all aspects of Chinese life. “It is a part of being Chinese”.

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What in the world is: Baijiu!?

What in the world is: Baijiu!?

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  Baijiu… what in the world is that? Well, I’m here to demystify the world of this ancient Chinese spirit for you. Baijiu is the National Spirit of China and is a ritual in all aspects of Chinese life. “It is a part of being Chinese”.

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New Products Tap Into America’s Spirits Market

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I found it interesting while walking the aisles of the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) show last month in Las Vegas just how many different types of beverages—even after all these years-—the average American consumer still has little or no knowledge of.

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Have you tried the world’s best-selling spirit?

Have you tried the world’s best-selling spirit?

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It’s the best-selling distilled spirit in the world, and you’ve probably never heard of it. But it’s poised to make a splash in the US, and it’s time you learned about China’s favorite form of booze: baijiu.

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You’ve Never Tasted Anything Like Baijiu

You’ve Never Tasted Anything Like Baijiu

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Feitian Moutai Baijiiu What It Is: Though you’ve almost certainly never had it, baijiu (pronounced bye-joe) is not an obscure beverage. It’s actually the biggest-selling spirit in the world, thanks to one very large country: China. Now reps for the potent white liquor are targeting stores across the U.S., hoping to land it a spot on the shelf next to high-end whiskeys and Cognacs.

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The Most Powerful Liquor in the World

The Most Powerful Liquor in the World

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In 1972, President Richard Nixon became the first U.S. president to visit the People’s Republic of China in a monumental effort to open up what had been a cold relationship between the two countries. Premier Zhou Enlai and Nixon toasted the new beginning with baijiu, a drink that helped break the ice and bond the two disparate world powers when almost nothing else could.

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