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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Milk tea queen of the cha chaan teng dynasty

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:06am by Denise Tsang

    ... of the cha chaan teng dynasty It takes Terry Mok Pui-ling less than five seconds for her to pour the perfect cup of the hot, creamy Hong Kong beverage known as silk stocking milk tea. Hong ... lunch and afternoon tea at outlets ranging from 7-Eleven convenience stores and local-style cha chaan teng to top hotels. Various blends of Ceylon tea are traditionally used. Hong Kong ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Cha chaan teng menus reflect changing times and tastes

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Menus show changing times and tastes Milk tea, pineapple buns and macaroni with sliced ham are the signature dishes at cha chaan teng. But other delicacies have long vanished from their tables. One of them is "black cake", an ultra-thick pancake that can feed several people, says Lau Wing-po, the boss at Ngan Lung Catering. "Usually ...

  3. Cha chaan teng-style restaurant to put a twist on traditional dishes

    Posted Jan 28th 2011, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen Hongkongers are definitely not deprived of cha chaan teng. So it's odd that Margaret Xu Yuan (pictured), the founder of private kitchen Yin Yang and also Commune, which operates a couple of organic restaurants, is opening such a place in her first joint venture. Do we really need another cha chaan teng? The restaurant, called Cantopop (a mish-mash of East ...

  4. Whatever next? Starbucks is looking to muscle in on HK's own cha chaan teng

    Posted Aug 07th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo The influence of cha chaan teng is everywhere. The Hong Kong-style eateries have made inroads across Guangdong, thanks to the popularity of pineapple buns, French toast ... they sound suspiciously like those old-style cha chaan teng offerings- stocking milk tea and yin-yeung (mixed coffee and tea)- with a bit of extra cream. Starbucks' PR minders say it's ...

  5. Farm-to-fork foodies tuck into fresh local vegetables at annual harvest celebration

    Posted Apr 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... supplier's hens listen to while laying their eggs. 'Since Cantopop [the restaurant] puts a twist in our beloved cha chaan teng concept, I thought it'd be fun to do something a little ...

  6. Baristas need recipe nous and patience

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Milk tea from cha chaan teng was once Hong Kong's favourite drink, but these days, coffee is gaining in popularity, says May Man, barista course director at Coffee Lover. 'Local coffee culture is booming, with a coffee shop or a caf?around every corner of the street,' she says. '[Coffee] has become part of the culture. People do not only just love ...

  7. HK milk tea and comfort food an acquired taste on mainland

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... With more Hong Kong people working and living on the mainland, the city's distinctive cha chaan teng eateries are mushrooming on the other side of the border. And they are bringing ... big shopping mall,' Adeline Ding, a business executive and a milk-tea lover, said. Sin Man-dong, who runs a cha chaan teng at a high-end shopping mall in Guangzhou, estimates ...

  8. cafe society

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie The humble cha chaan teng, the local greasy spoon cafe- or what the Hong Kong Tourist Board website amusingly refers to as a 'tea bistro'- signifies comfort food ... of one's childhood. The menu at an average cha chaan teng also points to Hong Kong's mixed heritage. The ubiquitous naai cha (milk tea) is derived directly from good old-fashioned army tea, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Another one bites the dust … Ngau Kee Food Cafe closes after 62 years

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Sheung Wan cha chaan teng closes after 62 years Hundreds of diners yesterday flocked to a 62-year-old cha chaan teng in Sheung Wan on its last day ... if you want me to go, but you can't say Ngau Kee isn't special, you can't say you won't lease the unit to a cha chaan teng any more," said restaurant owner Mak ...

  10. Business - Companies - LISTINGS

    Buyers are in the mood for food

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by RAY CHAN AND JEANNY YU

    ... companies. Joining the latest listing rush, the local cha chaan teng operator raised investors' eyebrows after the shares posted a sharp one-day gain despite the poor listing sentiment ...




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