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  1. Taro

    Posted Oct 24th 2004, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Taro is an ugly tuber. It is misshapen, gnarled, solid and heavy, with a brown, fibrous exterior. Cut the root open and you'll find either pale cream or purple flesh, speckled with fine lines and dots. When buying it, look for firm and heavy pieces with no soft spots. Because the flesh of the taro can irritate the skin and stomach, take care when handling ...

  2. Korean phone company ups the ante over disputed islands

    Posted Feb 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... followed an announcement by South Korea's Post Office that it would issue stamps illustrating the flora and fauna of the island. In response, the Japanese Home Affairs Minister Taro Aso said ...

  3. Healthy choices range from yoga to aromatherapy

    Posted Aug 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The company also holds frequent workshops and stocks more than 100 essential oils that promote the healing of various health problems. Website: www.aroma.com.hk ASO Spa Hydrotherapy and Beauty Treatment ASO Spa offers hydrotherapy, body scrubs and wraps and other beauty treatments. It also conducts reflexology, Swedish massage, aromatherapy, lymphatic drainage, acupressure and Japanese ...

  4. Pigging out

    Posted Jan 26th 2004, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... year. Over the last couple of days, you must have had a few feasts made up of chicken, and seafood dishes and Chinese New Year specialities, such as turnip cake, taro cake and nian gao (Chinese ... and broccoli, and roots such as taro and potatoes. 'These kinds of food are hard to digest and produce a lot of gas in the stomach,' he explains. ...

  5. That's all folks

    Posted Nov 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and steamed ribs ($100), braised taro pastry with goose ($120), stuffed conch shell ($35 each) and duck braised with cola ($120). Folks is at 22/F, Coda Plaza, 51 Garden Road, Central, tel: 2186 6383. ...

  6. A cut above

    Posted Apr 04th 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... On the high-tea set silver platter are Caesar salad, salmon and tuna sandwiches, taro rolls and Japanese-styled fried chicken pieces. The set costs $68, a bargain, for two, including dessert and tea. ...

  7. What's On

    Posted Mar 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and tomorrow. Image were formed by seven major musicians including pianist Takashi Kako, Ryota Komatsu who is the youngest bandoneon (a square concertina) player in Japan, violinist Taro Hakase ...

  8. Man found wife's body 'a day after her death'

    Posted Jun 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... while fixing water pipes at the village. He has pleaded not guilty to murder. Mr Kam told the court he followed a trail of broken taro plants on the hillside and came across signs that mud had ...

  9. Sabah Malaysian Cuisine

    Posted Mar 19th 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Chung

    ... average-sized, the dry curry gravy was wonderful- just spicy enough without killing the flavour. We topped off our meal with a black glutinous rice porridge ($25) and a bubur char char (taro and sweet ...

  10. A roof over his head- but that's all

    Posted Jan 24th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... because a religious group lent him $500 for a rice cooker. 'With the rice cooker, I can cook plain rice with taro. This is all I can pay for.' He says his life has not improved a great ...




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