About Suqian: Suqian City is located in the northern part of Jiangsu Province. Because of the two famous liquors, Yanghe and Shuanggou, it is known as "the Capital of Chinese Liquor." It is also called the “City of Heroes,” as this was the place where Xiang Yu, the King of the Western Chu, was born. Criss-crossed by lakes and rivers, Suqian's plains are vast and fertile. Famous as being the hometown of Yangshu (Siyang), aquatic products (Sihong), famous wines and of silkworm cocoons, it was praised by Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty as "the best place for rivers and mountains in the spring time."