Quantcast

Latest Chinese cuisine Stories

2011-06-06 18:15:00

The Culinary and Wine Capital of Asia to Present Best Chefs at U.S. Premier Epicurean Festival LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Get ready to experience the best in Cantonese gastronomy as the Hong Kong Tourism Board along with Ming Court, Cantonese fine dining restaurant of Langham Place, Mongkok, Hong Kong, and T'ang Court Cantonese fine dining restaurant of The Langham, Hong Kong, will converge in the stunning scenic backdrop of Aspen, Colorado to showcase Cantonese...

67900a7b4581e6336a97968539dfc652
2010-10-01 09:21:30

A team of chemists from the University of Seville (US) has managed to distinguish between different kinds of tea leaves on the basis of their mineral content and by using artificial neural networks. This technique makes it possible to differentiate between the five main varieties of tea "“ white, green black, Oolong and red tea. "This method makes it possible to clearly differentiate between the five types of tea "“ something that is often not easy to do by eye alone "“ by...

2010-08-25 12:47:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- New Tang Dynasty Television (NTDTV), an independent, nonprofit television broadcaster, retained Rubenstein Public Relations (http://www.rubensteinpr.com) to represent its International Chinese Culinary Competition, an annual international event dedicated to traditional Chinese cuisine. The competition will take place over two days in Times Square. The preliminary round will be on September 30 and the final round on October 1. The winners of the competition...

2010-05-25 06:00:00

BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Eat24Hours.com modernizes Brooklyn food delivery by providing customers the opportunity to browse restaurant menus and order food delivery online directly from local restaurants with no additional charge for using the site or placing the order. While people can describe dishes differently and speak with different accents, choices displayed on the website's menus are clear to all. Ordering food online takes the guesswork out of food choices for both...

2010-02-11 09:07:00

LAKEVILLE-MIDDLEBORO, Mass., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In China, the color red represents many things: courage, loyalty, honor, success, fortune, fertility, happiness and passion. This year, add a twist to traditional Chinese New Year's dishes - chicken, shrimp, duck and pork - with the vibrant red color and sweet, tangy taste of cranberries, compliments of Ocean Spray and celebrity Chef Ming Tsai, host of "Simply Ming" and Chef/Owner of the award-winning Blue Ginger restaurant in Wellesley,...

2010-01-06 04:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinese Restaurant News announced today the Top10 Chinese restaurants in the country. The winning restaurants received the Overall Excellence Award, the most coveted award amongst Chinese restaurateurs. The announcement was made at the 6th Annual Top100 Chinese Restaurants in the USA Awards show held at The Venetian in Las Vegas. Organized by Chinese Restaurant News, the Top100 Awards Show is a national event that recognizes, cultivates and preserves the...

2008-09-15 09:00:28

HK makes joint efforts for greener Mid-Autumn Festival HONG KONG, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- A Voluntary Agreement on the Management of Mooncake Packaging and a Mooncake Container Recycling Campaign were officially launched in Hong Kong Saturday. Hong Kong Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau officiated both the signing ceremony of the Voluntary Agreement and the opening ceremony of the recycling campaign at East Point City. "Jointly organized by the Environmental Protection Department...

8724d8f3ec5c7d42deb0fb773000767e1
2008-09-15 08:45:00

On Sunday, China broadcast greetings and two Taiwanese songs from its first moon probe.  The broadcasts celebrated the Mid-Autumn Festival when Chinese families come together to enjoy the vivid autumn moon. The Chang'e-1 satellite, which is named after a lonely goddess believed to live on the moon, was launched in October 2007 and has already made thousands of orbits around the moon since then. "Let's (all Chinese compatriots) enjoy together the bright moon light and look forward to our...

2008-07-28 12:00:24

By Sophie Morris Chinese food has a bad reputation in the UK. The rice-heavy meals and fatty meat dishes are thought to lead straight to obesity and heart disease. But properly prepared, says Chinese food expert Lorraine Clissold, the very opposite is true: the Chinese way of eating is healthy and fulfilling, fights illness and prolongs life. She also insists, in her book Why the Chinese Don't Count Calories, that a real Chinese diet won't make you fat, and that the rising levels of...

2008-07-22 00:00:15

By Sophie Morris Forget fatty takeaways. The real Chinese diet is so healthy it could solve the West's obesity crisis. Sophie Morris explains how it works - and nutritionists give their verdict Chinese food has a bad reputation in the UK. The rice-heavy meals and fatty meat dishes are thought to lead straight to obesity and heart disease. But properly prepared, says Chinese food expert Lorraine Clissold, the very opposite is true: the Chinese way of eating is healthy and fulfilling,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
Related