Epicureanism

Love at first bite: the recipe for raising young epicureans

Children learn table etiquette and cooking skills at Spark Studios, founded by Yoshiko Hariu. Photo: SCMP

Four-year-old Rico Bishop has already sampled sheep brains and Italian deep-fried rabbit spleen. What's more, he enjoyed them.

Friday, 24 May, 2013, 1:12pm

Ataraxia

When it comes to band names, Ataraxia doesn't exactly roll off the tongue. It's a Greek word, apparently, that stands for a lucid state in which anxiety is utterly non-existent. Ataraxia, most literally interpreted, is a kind of tranquillity.

21 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

yum yum

We find Hong Kong's hottest eats 'n' treats

Nomads

55 Kimberley Road

Tsim Sha Tsui

2722 0733

Grub: All you can eat Mongolian BBQ buffet - meat, vegetables, carbs, and lots of them.

28 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

New operator spending $12m on transforming Cafe into Lookout

The building formerly known as the Peak Cafe will reopen under a new name, the Peak Lookout Hong Kong, in September.

Controversy has surrounded the handover of the government-owned site from former tenant, Freedragon, to Epicurean Management. The Peak Cafe name, used for more than 50 years, had to change because Freedragon had registered it.

26 Jul 2001 - 12:00am

Excellent traditions will be preserved

I fully agree with your correspondent Hilary Tinner (South China Morning Post, April 2) that the Peak Cafe is 'superb'. I also agree with the sentiments expressed in the letter's headline, 'Priceless cafe'.

14 Apr 2001 - 12:00am