Blog Tag - Wine

A Drink With: Vineyard Café and Arrow Factory Restaurateur Will Yorke, Who Reveals His Boozy Escapades
While many of us thankfully can’t recall our worst nights out, Will Yorke remembers one such awful occasion all too vividly. In fact, it was the...
DP Joli's Just Might Be Your New Hutong White Wine Haven
The atmosphere at Joli's is as refreshing as the glassfuls of crisp white wine served at the bar. Yes, while many of us might assume that wine bars...
DP Raise A Glass For Grape Wall, As Popular Local Wine Blog Turns Ten
Whether you're partial to a full-bodied, rich bottle of red, or prefer a cool crisp glass of white wine on a hot summer day, Jim Boyce has done his...
A Drink With James McGregor, American Writer and China Expert Talks Scotch
A Drink With is a regular column in which we ask amazing Beijing personalities to tell us about their drinking habits and liquid preferences. This...
R Yu Shi Quietly Uncorks Unpretentious Wines in the CBD
Every wine cellar has one – that young, yet to be appreciated bottle full of light, vibrant flavor that’s tempting and accessible for those of us...
DP Aperitivo Re-pens at SLT Soho in Wake of Dirty Bar Street Renovations
Aperitivo sadly shut its doors early last month, ending more than a decade-long run of attracting patrons with its breezy shrub enclosed terrace,...
R A Taste of Israeli Wines, and We Hope to See Them Soon in Beijing
On a sunny afternoon, we were invited by our dear friend Jim Boyce (of Beijing Boyce fame) to the Embassy of Israel for its first ever Israeli Wine...
R Wine Updates: Cheers Sixth Anniversary Party, Free Kiwi Wine Tasting, and Riesling Tasting
In vino veritas or in wine, there’s truth. We can see why you might think that we are biased, with over 60 What’s Up in Beer blogs and not a single...
The Job Hunt: Sell Wine, Recruit Korean Pilots, Lead Tours Through China
Spring is here! Who wants to spend Beijing's breezy and sunny days locked up in a boring, dead-end job, with horrible colleagues you'd rather never...
Will and Lake's Mini Bar Will Steal Your Heart During Your Next Night Out In Dongzhimen
If you think Beijing can’t handle yet another offbeat, hidden cocktail joint, then get a load of this: a pair of lao Beijing newlyweds named Will (耿威...
R Press Release Impresses with Inspired Sous-Vide Cocktails and Quirky Literary Decor
It's like a scene straight out of a boozy author's masterpiece: a classy bar hidden in shopping mall's basement; its cocktails being prepared in a...
New Cabaret Bar The Bricks Jazzes Up Sanlitun's Live Music Scene
The trumpet blared, the piano dazzled, and the bass throbbed as the crowd looked on. The Alley Cats were clearly pleased to be performing outside of...
Gongti's Mojo Lives Up to Expectation with 1,500 Varieties of Wine and Innovative European Dishes
Beijing's fine dining scene is about to get a serious shakeup, thanks to the arrival of Mojo. The newly opened, gorgeously designed Gongti restaurant...
A Closer Look at the Bar and Club Awards: Best for Wine
With the "A Closer Look" series, we raise our glasses in recognition of the Beijinger 2016 Bar & Club Award winners, before giving a toast (in...
Bottega Opens New Vesuvio Wine and DIY Negroni Bar
Bottega, recently recognized as Beijing's best pizza by you, our loyal readers, has opened a new bar on the top floor of their establishment: Vesuvio...