Meat Chop | South China Morning Post
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Meat Chop

Dining options to beef up the day

Forget nouvelle cuisine, healthy whole foods and experimental molecular gastronomy. Father's Day next Sunday is the perfect opportunity to revel in all that's traditionally masculine.

Friday, 6 June, 2008, 12:00am

Cantonese slang to make you laugh until your mouth breaks

Forget about 'delay no more', a provocative Canto-English phrase made all the rage by its use on T-shirts and other designer items by the trendy furniture and lifestyle chain G.O.D. An artist and translator has come up with a new deck of cards that has all the up-to-date Cantonese slang you could ever need or want to know.

19 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

The food

The interview took place at Good Idea Restaurant in Tokwawan. The eatery stresses that all food is MSG-free. There is live music at 8.30pm every day.

Iced pineapple drink ($18)

Rating: 2.5/5

YP: The coloured syrup is too artificial.

Iced red bean drink ($18)

Rating: 3/5

L: The red beans are not soft enough.

20 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

The Peak Lookout Hong Kong

121 Peak Road, The Peak. Tel: 2849 1000

Open: Monday-Friday 10.30am-11.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 8.30am-1am

9 Dec 2001 - 12:00am

Lamb, liquor go in robbery at golf club

Seven suspected mainland illegal immigrants could have celebrated last night's winter solstice with a fine meal and a brandy, after breaking into the Hong Kong Golf Club in Deep Water Bay.

Thieves stole about 12 catties of raw meat and 11 bottles of brandy worth $22,400 and $35,000 in cash from a safe at the club.

23 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Tradition defies right to chop and change

'ALTHOUGH the chop itself is a minor thing to get worked up about, it's a good example of how people avoid change.' These are the words of John Sanders, a man who has decided - on principle - to stop using chops for his business and is therefore a dangerous deviant pushing at the very foundations of the economy.

9 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Heathrow stamps forged

A TOUR guide who bought goods in Europe and resold them after gaining tax concessions had Heathrow airport Customs and Excise chops made in Mongkok so he could jump queues to clear goods.

8 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

Fur fury

I AM insulted by the RSPCA Anti-Fur Advertisement in the South China Morning Post (January 28). It's a blatant attempt to raise money by showing a gruesome picture of a dead animal, appealing to people's emotions and not their intelligence.

What the RSPCA will do with this money is never explained, and this is another matter worthy of investigation.

3 Feb 1994 - 12:00am