Baijiu

LU SPIRITS

Baijiu 白酒 is the most popular traditional Chinese alcoholic beverage. It is also the nr 1 selling spirit in the world.

 

Baijiu is a clear spirit unique to China. The base is grain, usually sorghum, corn, wheat, rice, millet or a combination thereof. Baijiu is the name for all Chinese distilled spirits and categorized by the flavor. Common categories are strong aroma 浓香, sauce aroma 酱香, light aroma 清香, fenix aroma 凤香 and rice aroma 米香.

 

Baijiu is an essential part of Chinas culinary heritage, it is the best known spirit you have never heard of.

 

 

 

 

 

Wellbay

38%

500ml

Wellbay

52%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

82155

Shui Jing Fang

水井坊

 

Shui Jing Fang is a premium strong aroma baijiu producer. They are native to Chengdu in the Sichuan province and have an aclaimed history of over 600 years of heritage. Legend has it that the microbes used in the fermentation pits used today build on a continuous reproduction from those started in the 1400s.

 

Today Shui Jing Fang is recognized as one of the very top brands of baijiu. It is true to its Sichuan heritage of producing exquisite strong aroma baijiu based on a mixture of grains including sorghum, rice, sticky rice, wheat and maize.

 

Shui Jing Fang offers one of the most intense flavor experiences there is. The tropical notes interchange with a powerful earthiness and dense fruity aromas.

Forest Green

52%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

82819

Scholar

54%

1000ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

82822

Red Star Erguotou

Established in the year of 1949, the Red Star distillery is China's first company and as old as the People's Republic itself.

 

Red Star is the nr. 1 brand for light aroma baijiu and the most iconic beverage of Beijing culinary heritage. This is the drink of the people, it is the beverage of choice for proletarian and blue collar people alike.

Classic

56%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

83159

8 years

53%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

83287

8 years

43%

750ml

10 years

52%

500ml

Luzhou Laojiao

泸州老窖

 

Luzhou Laojiao is the nr 1 producer of strong aroma baijiu in China. Its legacy can be traced back 5 centuries, with the original cellars dating back to 1573 which has awarded the company the recognition of "National Cellars", something that has also given name to their flagship product.

 

At the sacred birthplace of strong aroma baijiu, Luzhou county, spring water from the Phoenix mountain and the Dragon Spring Well is mixed with home grown organic glutinous sorghum. The result is the most mellow and smooth flavor profile with a crisp and long finish.

Erqu

38% and 52%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

81344 (38%)

81705 (52%

Touqu

52%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

83547

Tequ

52%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

82225

National Cellar 1573

52%

500ml

 

Systembolaget order nr:

81420