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Butcher

Butcher introduces bespoke dry-aged beef

Dry-aged beef at the InterContinental's Steakhouse Winebar + Grill. Photo: Oliver Tsang

Hong Kong food fanatics are familiar with choosing rib-eye or sirloin, medium-well or rare. But what about wet- or dry-aged?

Friday, 26 April, 2013, 10:47am

Peta, mixed up in pat?, cooks celebrity butcher's goose

Let me share a couple of delicious ironies: that a butcher can be a celebrity and the word 'pat?' is an anagram of Peta, the animal rights people.

5 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Peta, mixed up in pate, cooks celebrity butcher's goose

Let me share a couple of delicious ironies: that a butcher can be a celebrity and the word 'pate' is an anagram of Peta, the animal rights people.

5 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

logic problem & word flower

Six friends who are with different organisations have recently retired after working for many years. Can you work out how long each person had worked for their respective employers, what retirement gift they received and what their job was?

1 Daniel Kwok had worked as a gardener for 25 years.

2 The butcher received the silver pendant.

19 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Nelson Zou Yi-feng

Why did you come to work in Hong Kong? 'It was a Hyatt corporate decision [Zou was working at the Hyatt Regency in Dongguan, Guangdong province] but the management team was very democratic - they asked if I would be interested in moving to Hong Kong. My goal is to learn the Hong Kong working culture: efficiency, management skills and the ability to handle challenges.

26 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Men arrested over knives

Two 23-year-old men were arrested in Tung Chau Street, Shamshuipo, after police found eight butcher's knives in a car they were in at 2am.

13 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Home safety

My usually unflappable brother-in-law phoned at about noon last week to ask in a not-so-calm voice: 'What number do I call to report a dead body in front of my gate?' '117,' I replied. He hung up before I could say anything else.

11 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Attempt to snag necklace

A 39-year-old butcher and his wife, 43, suffered minor injuries when three men, in their early 20s, stopped them outside their home at Tsui Wan Estate, Chai Wan, and tried to snatch the man's gold necklace. The trio fled when he screamed for help and a passer-by called police. The couple was taken to Eastern Hospital.

18 Mar 2002 - 12:00am

Butchers fined

Two men who managed a butcher's shop in Kai Man Path, Tuen Mun, were fined $6,000 after three pigs' heads and severed carcasses with fake inspection stamps were found lying in filth on the floor.

19 Jul 1999 - 12:00am

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