That's Shanghai takes a look at some of the best upcoming F&B events:
Jan 15: Healthy Chinese Noodles
Image courtesy of Kaixin Cooking
Fight the cold weather with Kaixin Cooking by learning to cook your own nourishing Chinese noodles and hot soups! You will make fresh dishes with high-quality meat, winter vegetables and lots of nutrition.
Jan 15: Stone Beer University
Flyer courtesy of Stone Brewing Tap Room
Stone Beer University is back in session and they have an advanced beer course load planned for 2020. The next class sends you on a trip around the world, visiting unique beer styles from six different countries including two guest beer imports. Sign up using QR code or purchase tickets directly at the Tap Room.
Jan 15: Cocktail Lab
Flyer courtesy of Perch
Perch is shaking things up every Wednesday with Cocktail Lab! Get in your element as their resident cocktail chemist Bryant reveals three brand new cocktails of the week. Purchase drink tickets for RMB100 to try all three, and make sure to let them know your favorite. Cocktail Lab is the catalyst for getting through even the worst hump days, so swing by Perch every Wednesday from 7pm and try the delicious experiments.
Jan 17: JUJU Beats
Flyer courtesy of JUJU
Korean barbeque joint JUJU is serving up all you can eat barbecue with a side of beats this Friday. Shanghai Soul Club DJ's Sacco and Baron Van West will be spinning the best of 1990-2000s hip hop on two turntables while you grill up your beef, play video games and enjoy beer, soju and highballs. Don't forget to take advantage of the bottle specials.
Jan 17: Vegan CNY Party
Flyer courtesy of Vegans of Shanghai
Take part in a plant-based Chinese New Year meal with Vegans of Shanghai. The menu features 12 courses of spicy Hunan food. The delicious offerings will be enjoyed family-style around the table.
Jan 18: The Pig's Last Stand
Flyer courtesy of Hooked and Little Creatures
Hooked and Little Creatures say zai jian to the Year of the Pig with a blow out 'The Pig's Last Stand' party this Saturday. Show up for RMB30 drink specials and RMB20 food items (of course there's bacon).
At Hooked deals include house lager, gin & tonics and Fiero spritz plus chef Hardeep's Year of the Pig bacon and coconut shrimp tacos. They will also have DJ Seven and DJ Baksheesh on the decks!
Just steps away, Little Creatures will be slinging Dog Days dry-hopped session ale, Kirin Ichiban, house wine and a 3oz Angus burger with bacon. Oink, oink!
Flyer courtesy of Jiashan Market
Say goodbye to the Year of the Pig, at Shanghai's premier foodie market. After enjoying the tasty eats in the lovely courtyard setting, make sure to take home some artisanal items for your pantry.
Jan 18: The Great Australian Bushfire Brunch Appeal
Flyer courtesy of Abbey Road
Abbey Road is hosting a brunch benefit to raise funds in response to the devastating Australian bushfire. It has destroyed thousands of acres of land, torn through towns, burned 1,500 homes and wiped out nearly half a billion animals – including up to 8,000 koalas. Australia needs our help and 50% of the proceeds will be donated to the Australian Fire Services and Animal Sanctuaries. Join for RMB399 per person which includes two hours of free-flow wine, beer and coffee.
Jan 18-19: Green Escape Night Market
Flyer courtesy of Jing An Kerry Center
The Kerry Jing'an closes Anyi Lu to traffic every weekend for an outdoor market called Green Escape. Bundle up and get ready to enjoy wares from over 50 vendors including flowers, Argentinian barbecue, Dutch french fries, DODU rotisserie chicken and healthy meals from Hunter Gatherer. They even have The Odd Couple cocktails.
Jan 19: Sunday Fondue Special at Abbey Road
Flyer courtesy of Abbey Road
There are days when only hot cheese can alleviate the winter gloom. Abbey Road comes to the rescue with a 400g Swiss fondue pot, sausage platter, salad and bottle of Chardonnay for just RMB428. That should serve two normal people or one starving glutton.
Until Jan 19: RMB20 Burger
Flyer courtesy of Little Creatures
At Little Creatures, 3oz Australian Angus burgers are just RMB20 until Sunday in honor of 2020.
Until Jan 19: RMB20 Beer
Flyer courtesy of The Hop Project
Celebrate the start of 2020 at The Hop Project with Carlsberg and Hop House Lager all week at just RMB20!
Until Jan 19: RMB20 Prosecco
Flyer courtesy of The Bull & Claw
The Bull and Claw want in on the RMB20 action for 2020, and they are jumping in the fray with Prosecco deals.
Jan 19-20: Sushi Sunday and Monday
Flyer courtesy of SakeMate
If you haven't had time to check out one of the Bund's newest additions, use this killer sushi deal as an excuse. Get a dozen pieces of sushi (maki rolls and nigiri) to share and two glasses of hot sake for RMB150 every Monday from 5.30pm at SakeMate.
Jan 21: Cheat Day at Heritage by Madison
Flyer courtesy of Heritage
Heritage by Madison is launching a delicious cheat day temptation, Austin Hu’s burger and chips Tuesday special. One aged USDA beef burger is RMB78, beef fat fries are RMB68, Brooklyn Lager is RMB40 and bourbon highballs are RMB40. You can behave the rest of the week…..
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