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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Spice market: chicory root

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Susan Jung

    ... health-food fanatics) believe chicory root makes a good substitute for coffee, many agree it's absolutely delicious as a coffee additive. Some of the best coffee I've ever tasted was in New ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Hong Kong bans Taiwan firm's 'gutter oil' products; 300 businesses involved

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by TIMMY SUNG

    ... consuming these products would pose a risk to public health," said Vivian Lau Lee-kwan, director of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. Last night, the department released a list ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Live mainland chickens to hit local markets by Saturday

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by Emily Tsang

    ... and Health Bureau announced the lifting of the ban on Wednesday night. "Hong Kong and the mainland held discussions on the inspection and quarantine measures for live poultry. … Both sides have ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Q&A: Paolo di Croce

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Susan Jung

    ... They invented the fast-food model. But now a lot of people have decided to change their habits because of the health problems related to bad food: obesity, diabetes, heart problems. "It's ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Pricier greens as pesticide rule kicks in

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:45am by VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... abilities to meet the new standards, she said. The district councillor urged the Food and Health Bureau to look into the issue as the new rule would have a long-term effect on the city's ... said Food and Health Bureau principal assistant secretary Jeff Leung Wing-yan. But he insisted mainland produce inspections were of a high standard. "There is a very stringent system ...

  6. News - World - FOOD

    US Supreme Court questions Coca-Cola lawyer over 'misleading' juice label

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 10:59pm by Reuters

    ... question of commercial competition, consumer confusion that has nothing to do with health." Pomegranate and blueberries are popular because they contain antioxidants that some believe prevent ... You are asking us to take what it has said about juice as a blessing [on] this label," In a parallel fight, the Federal Trade Commission has accused POM of making health claims for its ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Study into wet markets finds 80pc of organic claims are not verifiable

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 04:28am by Ernest Kao

    ... Organic Farm, said there was growing consumer demand for certified organic food, but the market was still small. Food and health secretary Dr Ko Wing-man said the government was considering ...

  8. News - World - FOOD

    Nutrition warning as study finds more people relying on fewer food crops

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 09:41pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Los Angeles Nutrition warning as study finds more people are relying on fewer food crops Conformity on menu at world meal times In the past 50 years, what's on dinner plates has grown more similar the world over- with major consequences for nutrition and global food security, researchers say. "Diversity enhances the health and function of complex ...

  9. News - World - FOOD

    Vomiting bug closes Heston Blumenthal restaurant Dinner

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:11am by AFP

    ... of heaving." Blumenthal was criticised for reacting too slowly to the 2009 outbreak of norovirus at The Fat Duck, when more than 500 diners reported falling ill. The Health Protection Agency said ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Something to chew on: Asian rice cakes

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm by Susan Jung

    ... in health-food shops. The rice cakes eaten by many East Asians are entirely different- they're made from pounded glutinous rice and are very chewy. These recipes call for Asian rice cakes, which ...




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