A Night with the Masters | Drinks at Andaz Hotel’s Chivas Masters Pop-Up

This year’s Chivas Masters Cocktail Competition saw Micheal Chen, head mixologist at the Cannery, take the top title, keeping Shanghai in the winner’s seat a second year in the row despite ample bartenders from other cities and multiple heats across the country leading up to the final showdown on May 22nd. Leading up to this… Read More A Night with the Masters | Drinks at Andaz Hotel’s Chivas Masters Pop-Up

Drawing New Perspectives | Visiting the Xuhui Museum Shanghai Illustration Exhibition

I’ve always had a thing for Asian illustration and design. While this originally was confined to the Japanese interpretation of the art, my time spent in China has exposed me to a vast array of old school publications, pamphlets, books, propaganda and even modern day wall murals (most of which are also propaganda) to discover… Read More Drawing New Perspectives | Visiting the Xuhui Museum Shanghai Illustration Exhibition

Shanghai Beer Run | Exploring the Megacity’s Good Eats & Brews

Leaving the city of Shanghai, a haven for gastronomy of all types and tastes, is like going through withdrawal. Gone is the luxury of being able to try something new on a daily basis. Let’s say you’re hankering some borscht for lunch and a little Greek for dinner, it’s available in Shanghai. Want to sample… Read More Shanghai Beer Run | Exploring the Megacity’s Good Eats & Brews