Japan's incoming pro-nuclear premier, Shinzo Abe, said his government would again investigate the Fukushima atomic crisis, after which the country's reactors could be restarted.
Trim off and discard the end of the leek then cut it in half lengthwise and rinse thoroughly between the leaves. Cut the leek into fine shreds about 4-6cm long. Melt 30 grams of butter in a...
1/F, 48 Peel Street, Central
Tel: 2810 1098
Open: 6.30pm-midnight (until around 2am on Friday and Saturday)
Price: about HK$450 without drinks....
Pasta comes in many different mouth-watering shapes. But choosing the right sauce for the right shape is very important. Long or short, smooth or curved, each shape sucks up the sauce in a...
403, 4/F, Windsor House
Tel: 2504 1878
Vibe: The restaurant occupies a rather oddly-shaped area....
Italian Tomato Cafe Jr
Shop A, G/F
China Hong Kong Tower
8-12 Hennessy Road
Tel 2529 9083
Grub: Cheap and cheerful Italian, with a subtle hint...
Possibly the most ubiquitous of pasta shapes, these long dried strands made of nothing more than durum wheat flour (or durum wheat semolina) and water are a must in most pantries. The differences...
It is featured on Italian and Italian-inspired menus the world over, but you might be mistaken if you thought this creamy sauce featuring cheese, egg, black pepper and a cured meat, such as...
22-24a Shop B,
Tai Ping San Street,
Tel: 2857 9991
Grub: Western-style coffee shop.
Clams are probably my favourite bivalve. I like them even more than I do oysters because they can be prepared in so many ways - even raw, although make sure they come from clean water. And they'...
208 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan
Tel: 2549 0208
Open: Monday-Friday noon-3pm; Monday-Saturday 6pm-midnight; Saturday-Sunday, 10am to 4pm
Cuisine: rustic Italian
Te's unusual concept - serving high quality pasta dishes in stylish surroundings, but at a fast-food outlet pace - originated in Tokyo's fashionable Roppongi Hills district.