Abalone forms part of the name of some traditional Hong Kong dishes, but restaurants may have done away with the prized ingredient to lower costs. Photo: Shutterstock
Abalone forms part of the name of some traditional Hong Kong dishes, but restaurants may have done away with the prized ingredient to lower costs. Photo: Shutterstock
Crime

No inkling it was squid? Hong Kong restaurant owner in hot water over ‘abalone’ breakfast without key ingredient

  • Director of cha chaan teng in Tai Po accused of supplying food with false trade descriptions after customs mounts test-buy operation
  • Investigation finds ingredient used in abalone breakfast dishes was actually squid

Topic |   Crime
Abalone forms part of the name of some traditional Hong Kong dishes, but restaurants may have done away with the prized ingredient to lower costs. Photo: Shutterstock
Abalone forms part of the name of some traditional Hong Kong dishes, but restaurants may have done away with the prized ingredient to lower costs. Photo: Shutterstock
READ FULL ARTICLE