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When will I order a glass of beer in a restaurant?  Well, when it is hot and humid, or if I am not so sure about the wine list.  This happened over the weekend, in a Sichuan restaurant tugged away in the old town of Chengdu.

We picked Tsing Tao from the list, expecting the beer to come in a glass bottle.  We were pleasantly surprised when the waitress came with a large can wrapped in paper.  The label said “Tsing Tao Original Beer”; it was unfiltered with deep yellow colour.  The aroma was very unique.  The first sip … we loved it!  It had a sweet after taste, strong floral aroma, very enjoyable with the hot and spicy cuisine.



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