Americans in old Shanghai

Old Shanghai Eggnog

Oh, how they loved eggnog in old Shanghai.  But of course: it was very boozy, very fun, and very rich, which is a pretty apt description for the spirit of old Shanghai. And luckily for us, their recipes survive. So just in time for Christmas partying, we bring you a pair of delightful, delicious 1920s Shanghai eggnog ...

American Club-virtual shanghai

Inside Old Shanghai’s American Club

Even with decades of unwashed grime and a chipped façade, the Georgian edifice on Fuzhou Road always maintained its grace, unbowed even by the unsavory photographs of crime busts displayed on its stately brick walls in the days when it served as a court. So it’s especially nice to see the onetime American Club getting a ...