The delicate F&B flowers. How swiftly they wither. Is that some kind of record? Who's keeping count
. After barely three months of operation, Yanqing Lu's most exuberant cocktail destination, 1/3 Blossom
was unceremoniously shuttered back in November. The space turned out to not have a bar license, and the authorities took umbrage with their giant peach bar-front. Built around a perfume/cologne-themed cocktail menu and a weird, weird interior, it was... well, some of it was okay
. The sign on the front says that it's "under renovation," so there's always that Hail Mary chance of them getting a license and re-opening. Technically.