Eat/Drink

  • Ring in the Christmas season with Twenty2Bakery's panettone and amazing sourdough

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    Ring in the Christmas season with Twenty2Bakery's panettone and amazing sourdough

  • A look at the best airlines for healthy airplane food 2019-2020

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    A look at the best airlines for healthy airplane food 2019-2020

  • Caviar ‘queen’: Chinese roe reigns around the world

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    Caviar ‘queen’: Chinese roe reigns around the world

  • World’s hottest peppers grow under Serbian snow

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    World’s hottest peppers grow under Serbian snow

  • Top trending recipe and diet searches on Google in the US: Meat and potato pie and fasting

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    Top trending recipe and diet searches on Google in the US: Meat and potato pie and fasting

  • Michelin to launch in Malta

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    Michelin to launch in Malta

  • Whisky galore! Largest ever collection could fetch up to US$10m

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    Whisky galore! Largest ever collection could fetch up to US$10m

  • Coffee, tea or... a mystery: So when is a barista not a barista?

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    Coffee, tea or... a mystery: So when is a barista not a barista?

  • 'Disco' in a pan: The hearty Argentinian ploughman's meal

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    'Disco' in a pan: The hearty Argentinian ploughman's meal

  • Air New Zealand launches coffee cups you can eat to reduce onboard waste

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    Air New Zealand launches coffee cups you can eat to reduce onboard waste

  • Force-feeding off menu as France trials ‘naturally fatty’ foie gras

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    Force-feeding off menu as France trials ‘naturally fatty’ foie gras

  • Chef Michel Roux Jr is creating meals for a special crossing of the Queen Mary 2

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    Chef Michel Roux Jr is creating meals for a special crossing of the Queen Mary 2

  • Cut down on meat? Top French butcher says less is more

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    Cut down on meat? Top French butcher says less is more

  • Alain Ducasse opens US$8m restaurant in Bangkok

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    Alain Ducasse opens US$8m restaurant in Bangkok

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  • What dim sum taught me about... life

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    What dim sum taught me about... life

  • Bowmore, Aston Martin to release exclusive whisky series

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    Bowmore, Aston Martin to release exclusive whisky series

  • Cambodia ‘bug cafe’ serves up insect tapas

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    Cambodia ‘bug cafe’ serves up insect tapas

  • TripAdvisor to add Michelin touch to restaurant listings

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    TripAdvisor to add Michelin touch to restaurant listings

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  • French chef who ‘invented’ magret de canard dies aged 84

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    French chef who ‘invented’ magret de canard dies aged 84

    PARIS, Dec 4 — French chef Andre Daguin, credited with inventing the magret de canard dish emblematic of southwestern France and making the rich duck delicacy famous worldwide,...

  • The world’s most affordable Michelin-starred restaurants are in Asia

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    The world’s most affordable Michelin-starred restaurants are in Asia

    SINGAPORE, Dec 4 — Just US$2.20 (RM9). That is the price per head that you might pay in the world’s least expensive Michelin-starred restaurant. To get in line outside Liao...

  • TripAdvisor to add Michelin touch to restaurant listings

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    TripAdvisor to add Michelin touch to restaurant listings

    PARIS, Dec 3 — The Michelin Guide of the world’s top restaurants, regarded as the bible for gastronomes, is teaming up with the online travel review site TripAdvisor in a bid...

  • Japanese chef at the top of La Liste says he’s not great — yet

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    Japanese chef at the top of La Liste says he’s not great — yet

    PARIS, Dec 3 — Yosuke Suga does not believe he is a great chef — not yet anyway. The statistics tell a different story. The fresh-faced Japanese cook is at the very top of La...

  • AirAsia bets its in-flight menu can win diners on the ground

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    AirAsia bets its in-flight menu can win diners on the ground

    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 2 — Airline food has long been the butt of travellers’ jokes, but Malaysia’s AirAsia Group Bhd is seeking to turn that notion on its head - opening its...

  • What goes into making the perfect burger? Thailand's Taiki Tsubota has the answer

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    What goes into making the perfect burger? Thailand's Taiki Tsubota has the answer

    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 2 — Fed up with how the buns get soggy as you are working your way through a burger? Hate it when your burger is too large for your mouth? Thailand's Taiki...

  • Jing Ze in Section 17, PJ: Unpretentious premium contemporary Asian cooking that won't kill your wallet

    2 weeks ago

    Jing Ze in Section 17, PJ: Unpretentious premium contemporary Asian cooking that won't kill your wallet

    PETALING JAYA, Nov 29 — Nicholas Scorpion is not your typical chef. The Singaporean, who owns Jing Ze Contemporary Asian Restaurant, is willing to go to great lengths just to...

  • ‘Curry for salarymen’: Top ‘La Liste’ chef recalls early days

    2 weeks ago

    ‘Curry for salarymen’: Top ‘La Liste’ chef recalls early days

    TOKYO, Nov 30  — A Tokyo chef whose restaurant has been ranked one of the world’s top places to eat told AFP how he was once reduced to whipping up lowly curry to attract...

  • This story has legs: Cambodia ‘bug cafe’ serves up insect tapas

    2 weeks ago

    This story has legs: Cambodia ‘bug cafe’ serves up insect tapas

    SIEM REAP, Nov 29 — Ant spring rolls, silkworm taro croquettes and a “bug mac” — Cambodia’s first insect tapas restaurant is mixing cocktail culture with creepy crawler...

  • Japanese restaurants rocket to top of best in world list

    2 weeks ago

    Japanese restaurants rocket to top of best in world list

    TOKYO, Nov 29 — Two Japanese restaurants have shot to the top of the La Liste ranking of best places to eat in the world, with a third one getting the second highest mark from...

  • Bowmore and Aston Martin to release exclusive whisky series

    2 weeks ago

    Bowmore and Aston Martin to release exclusive whisky series

    LONDON, Nov 29 — Luxury British brands Aston Martin and whisky-maker Bowmore have teamed up in a partnership that will see limited-edition whisky bottlings. The terms of the...

  • Beijing gets one three-star restaurant in city’s inaugural Michelin guide

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    Beijing gets one three-star restaurant in city’s inaugural Michelin guide

    PARIS, Nov 28 — The inaugural Michelin guide for Beijing has given the city its first, and only, three-starred restaurant. Xin Rong Ji, which serves regional Taizhou cuisine...

  • ‘Banana on steroids’: Life-saver for warming world

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    ‘Banana on steroids’: Life-saver for warming world

    LONDON, Nov 28 — Described as “a banana on steroids”, enset may be the superfood you’ve never heard of, let alone tasted, but scientists say it could be a life saver for a...

  • World’s 50 Best Restaurants launches new drinking and dining guide

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    World’s 50 Best Restaurants launches new drinking and dining guide

    NEW YORK, Nov 28 — Organisers of the influential World’s 50 Best Restaurants ranking have launched a new drinking and dining website, similar in vibe to Zagat and Michelin....

  • British celebrity chef Gary Rhodes dies suddenly at 59

    2 weeks ago

    British celebrity chef Gary Rhodes dies suddenly at 59

    LONDON, Nov 28 — British chef and TV presenter Gary Rhodes has died at the age of 59, prompting tributes from Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver and Prue Leith to the “rock star of...

  • Five years after sanctions, Russian cheeses getting top marks

    2 weeks ago

    Five years after sanctions, Russian cheeses getting top marks

    MOSCOW, Nov 27 ― Elvira Kovtun made her first cheese in a pot in her kitchen four years ago. Kovtun, a housewife and mostly self-taught cheesemaker, became so good that she and...

  • Gucci teases fresh restaurant launch in LA for Spring 2020

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    Gucci teases fresh restaurant launch in LA for Spring 2020

    LOS ANGELES, Nov 27 ― Italian luxury label Gucci is set to open a new restaurant in Los Angeles next year, following the success and recent Michelin-star coronation of its...

  • What dim sum taught me about... life

    2 weeks ago

    What dim sum taught me about... life

    COMMENTARY, Nov 27 — We eye every bamboo steamer greedily: baked cha siu sou with a craggy polo bun crust; pan-fried cheong fun rice rolls in XO chilli sauce; soft,...

  • Famed Tokyo sushi restaurant Jiro left dreaming of Michelin stars

    2 weeks ago

    Famed Tokyo sushi restaurant Jiro left dreaming of Michelin stars

    TOKYO, Nov 26 — A famed Tokyo sushi restaurant where Barack Obama is said to have enjoyed the best sushi of his life has been dropped from the latest Michelin gourmet guide...