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  1. Market forces

    Posted May 24th 2008, 12:00am by Jonathan Power

    ... The solution to most of the world's current food shortages is just a harvest away, writes Jonathan Power Finally, a voice from the UN is saying something sensible about the world food crisis. John Holmes, the UN's humanitarian aid chief, is aski ...

  2. Hot Foods

    Posted Jul 18th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... fresh juices and yogurts that are all made with natural ingredients from reputable sources around the world. There are many original creations, such as the crayfish and roquette sandwich, ...

  3. Out to raise an offal lot for charity

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A mixture of beef boiled in a sheep's stomach and infused with one of the rarest whiskies in the world is an unlikely source of fund-raising for victims of the Asian tsunami. The world's most expensive haggis was conjured up by a ...

  4. 1,280 yuan for breakfast, and not a scrap to eat

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Li Mei spoke to Fiona Tam Consumers love choice, but when Li Mei decided to leave her information-technology job and open a cafe in Shenzhen, she took the opposite approach. The 27-year-old mother of one serves only breakfast to her rushed patrons, and an ...

  5. Spice exploration

    Posted Jun 28th 2009, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung It wasn't until I started working as a pastry chef in Hong Kong that I realised that not everyone shared my love for cinnamony sweets. Every morning, I'd put a basket of cinnamon rolls in the bakery's pastry display and, every af ...

  6. Eateries to offer HK$1 off on smaller dishes

    Posted Jan 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Customers will be given a HK$1 rebate at more than 50 restaurants on the first Wednesday of every month if they ask for a smaller meal to minimise food waste, a green group announced yesterday. The move came after a survey found that 84 per ...

  7. Xavier de Eizaguirre

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... it's the last natural product in the world that's not computerised; with wine, you're dealing with Mother Nature. Every wine, every vintage is different. When people share wine, ...

  8. Recipe for disaster

    Posted Oct 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Susan Jung susan.jung@scmp.com A very good friend of mine has pancreatitis, a terrible disease that means (among other things) she has to be extremely careful about what she eats. She has a long list of forbidden foods that includes gluten, dairy products ...

  9. Disgust at poor treatment of children motivates Spanish artist

    Posted May 11th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. The subjects of Magda Mira's art might be children, but her show 'Fate of the Innocent' doesn't necessarily feature cheerful happy paintings. A retired teacher from Ba ...

  10. The hunger circle

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... to feed people struggling to survive in developing countries, especially where natural disasters have struck or bloody conflicts break out. The programme has been running for five decades, ...




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