Anqi Sheng The Invisible Wizard

Qin Shi Huang
Qin Shi Huang

Anqi Sheng was said to live on mount Penglai, he was a wizard able to make himself invisible at will. It is said the he was over one thousand years old at the time of Qin Shi Huang the first emperor.

Qin Shi Huang feared death and sought immortality. In a effort to avoid death he became obsessed with the elixir of life. So sending out an expedition under Xu Fu to find Anqi and to bring him back with the elixir of life, which would give him immortality.

Xu Fu returned a few days later and said that a great sea creature blocked the expeditions path. So emperor Qin Shi Huang sent out archers to slay the beast and Xu Fu continued on his journey. After several years Xu Fu could not find Anqi the wizard, so fearing to return empty handed for he knew the emperor would have him put to death he went on to conquer Japan and proclaimed himself king.

Autumn Twist Baijiu Cocktail

45ml of V.I.P Jiu 8
45ml of southern comfort
2 teaspoons of lemon juice
4 ice cubes
Twist of lemon

Put half the ice cubes into cocktail shaker and add the rest of the ingredients except the lemon twist, then shake to mix. Put the other two ice cubes into cocktail glass, strain cocktail over and garnish with a lemon twist.