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  1. The Roar of the Butterflies

    Posted Feb 15th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... and you're not far off, but Wodehouse may not have made Sixsmith either black or 'clad in an off-white singlet and Bermuda shorts'. Prone to daydream (about himself and Beryl Boddington ... menage a trois involving Sixsmith, Beryl and a scantily dressed Eloise. Filled with sharp allusions, this is a joy from first to final hole. ...

  2. Cooking with my Indian mother-in-law- Mastering the art of authentic home cooking

    Posted May 17th 2009, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Cooking with my Indian mother-in-law- Mastering the art of authentic home cooking Simon Daley with Roshan Hirani It sometimes takes the knowledge of another to view everyday food in a new way. For Simon Daley, that revelation came on his first visit to the parents of his then-girlfriend (now wife), when his future mother-in-law, Roshan Hirani, cooked a meal ...

  3. Gift from Heaven to go under hammer

    Posted May 26th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... of Madagascar- where the rock was mined- said it wanted it back, claiming it had been smuggled out of the country. An official said it had been exported as a lump of the mineral beryl ...

  4. On the shelf

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1 We're not going to pretend these Taiwanese vegetable crisps are good for us. Yes, they're made of string beans but then they're deep-fried in hydrogenated soyabean and palm oils until crunchy. Coated with maltose to add sweetness (just a ...

  5. Great name for a seafood chef, but Haddock the cook has gone

    Posted Oct 31st 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Haddock. What a name for a chef working at a seafood restaurant. Too bad he didn't last long. Chris Haddock from New York and London is still being advertised as the 'new' chef at Ocean Grill, a superb restaurant on Elgin Street, Soho. I guess with a name like that, you have to specialise in preparing seafood. The trouble is, Haddock the cook, not the fish ...

  6. History-makers Part 16: James Cook

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by Susan Ramsay

    ... Married: to Elizabeth Batts? they had six children Profession: explorer, cartographer, navigator Restless wanderer Find words that mean: journey, joining, passage, land mass James Cook was born in the northeast of England into a large family. In his teens, he became an apprentice in the merchant navy. In his 20s, he joined the Royal Navy. Cook is most famous for being the first Westerner to reach ...

  7. Cooking by the book

    Posted May 17th 2009, 12:00am by Jin Peh

    ... stove has a window behind it that allows you to enjoy spectacular views when cooking; in these circumstances, consider reorienting the stove or blocking part of the view to simulate a solid wall when you are cooking. Island stoves - those in the centre of a kitchen - lack backing. Consider placing something solid - such as a rack or a stack of cooking books - behind such a structure ...

  8. Thai cooks up fresh profession

    Posted Dec 05th 2009, 12:00am by Tibor Krausz

    ... she said. A regular media presence, Nateampai has published several cook books in Thai on Western cuisines while advocating the use of local ingredients. A buoyant, genial woman ... to be patient and persistent'. She turned to cooking, which would become her second profession and primary passion, as a comforting distraction from loneliness and isolation. In the mid-1990s, ...

  9. Falsely labelled cooking oil seized

    Posted Sep 26th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Customs officers seized 728 bottles of cooking oil bearing suspected false trade descriptions in a series of raids on two wholesalers, three importers and 25 retail shops over the past two weeks. Two men were arrested. In a separate case, tests by the government laboratory of 58 cooking oils showed samples of 'Gourmet's Kitchen' pure corn oil and 'Dor ...

  10. Home-cooked meals are best

    Posted Oct 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bringing home-cooked meals to school or eating out in fast-food restaurants has long been a hot topic among students. For me, a home-cooked lunch is much better than fast food, ... and heart attacks. Moreover, preservatives in fast food are carcinogenic. In contrast, home-cooked meals contain less oil and preservatives. Home-cooked food is much more nutritious and cheaper than ...




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