This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word kaoliang
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sorghums of China and Manchuria having small white or brown grains (used for food) and dry pithy stalks (used for fodder, fuel and thatching)
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A distilled alcoholic drink made from sorghum.
Origin: From 高梁 / 高粱.
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Kaoliang jiu is a strong distilled liquor, made from fermented sorghum. It is made and sold in both Taiwan and mainland China, and also popular in Korea, where it is called goryangju. Kaoliang is an important product of the islands Kinmen and Matsu which are under the jurisdiction of Taiwan. Kaoliang ranges between 38 and 63 percent alcohol by volume.