Derek Sandhaus

Derek Sandhaus

Derek Sandhaus has published four books on Chinese history and culture, most recently Baijiu: The Essential Guide to Chinese Spirits. In 2018 Sandhaus co-founded Ming River Sichuan Baijiu in partnership with China’s oldest continually operational distillery. He serves as Ming River’s communications director and as the editor at drinkbaijiu.com. He lives with his wife and dog in Washington, DC.

Books

Drunk in China by Derek Sandhaus

Drunk in China by Derek Sandhaus

Drunk in China | Baijiu and the World's Oldest Drinking Culture by Derek Sandhaus follows the authors journey to discover the history and culture of Baijiu drinking. China is one of the world’s leading producers and consumers of liquor. Yet to the outside world, China’s most famous spirit, baijiu, remains a mystery.