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  1. The way to a young man's heart

    Posted Nov 28th 2010, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... ragu. Of course, I also cooked for boys I liked: stuffed pork chops were a big hit, culinarily speaking. The relationships may have faded but the recipe is still close to my heart. Stuffed pork chops (pictured) Pre-salting the chops overnight makes the meat moist and tender and allows the salt to penetrate so the pork is evenly flavoured. If you're feeling extravagant, buy chops ...

  2. Wellcome ordered to verify pork purchases

    Posted Dec 24th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Food inspectors yesterday asked two Wellcome stores to provide invoices as part of an investigation into the supermarket's pork supply. The investigation by the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department was launched after inspectors seized 1.8 tonnes of pork from a distribution centre in Tuen Mun and 23kg from Wellcome's New Town Plaza store in Sha Tin on Monday. ...

  3. Smugglers find it hard to bring home bacon

    Posted Jul 30th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Surging wholesale prices for fresh pork are not only hurting vendors and punishing the wallets of consumers, they are also driving smugglers out of the market. Yuen Long Fresh Meat United Association chairman Mok Yiu-nam said the wholesale price of fresh pork had doubled in recent months and expensive business costs were eating up the profits that pork smugglers used ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Sale of 40 tonnes of diseased pork sparks police inquiry

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Meat from diseased animals allegedly bought on farms, collected from roads, sold to restaurants Officials probe sale of tonnes of infected pork Two people ... provinces. Police in Nanjing county, Zhangzhou, detained a 44-year-old woman surnamed Lin and a 33-year-old man, busting an illegal operation in which 40 tonnes of pork was allegedly sold in three ...

  5. Early shoppers waste stakes on Armada

    Posted Feb 26th 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Hong Kong's faithful army of early shoppers are an estimated $250,000 out of pocket this morning, having bet blindly on likely early favourite Armada in race seven at Sha Tin this afternoon. Veterinary surgeons ruled out Armada before bet ...

  6. On the Rails

    Posted Nov 17th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... with Alan Aitken We can only rub our hands with glee at the prospects which must be queueing up for Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint invitations if press reports in Australia are correct that Jockey Club officials are wrestling with whether or not to invit ...

  7. Which would you bet on in an eating contest?

    Posted Apr 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... 'Black Widow' Thomas. However, the man did once consume 47 roast-pork buns in 12 minutes. Choke on that. ...

  8. Room for cuts in pork prices, says watchdog

    Posted Jan 16th 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So Consumer body finds savings not being passed on to shoppers The Consumer Council says retailers of fresh pork have room to cut prices because the gap between wholesale and retail ... pork was HK$9.20 per catty on average in January 2007 and it increased to HK$10.80 in November. The price hit a high of HK$15 in March last year. Meanwhile, the retail price for pork ...

  9. News - World - FOOD

    Global bacon shortage 'unavoidable', pig farmers say

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... are threatening to curtail the world's bacon supply, farmers on both sides of the Atlantic are warning. So dire is the situation that a world shortage of pork and bacon is "unavoidable" next year, according to Britain's National Pig Association. In the US, farmers predict pork prices will hit new highs next year as farmers cut back on production due to soaring feed costs. ...

  10. Mainland chilled pork on the shelves 'within days'

    Posted Aug 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Donald Asprey The leading supermarket chains are optimistic they can begin importing chilled pork from the mainland as early as next week. Legislation enabling the imports will come into effect tomorrow. There are currently about 330 traders selling 'a limited supply' of chilled pork from Thailand. Negotiations with the mainland on chilled pork ...




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