Latest Glutinous rice Stories

2010-05-31 08:22:32

Scientists have discovered the secret behind an ancient Chinese super-strong mortar made from sticky rice, the delicious "sweet rice" that is a modern mainstay in Asian dishes.

2009-01-26 11:11:58

A sticky rice roll more than 111 feet long and weighing more than a ton has been cooked in Vietnam to raise money for the poor, a radio network reports. The Voice of Vietnam reported Sunday that scores of Nha Thrang-area residents and international visitors descended on the Yasaka-SaiGon-Nha Trang Hotel

2008-09-05 18:00:19

Tokyo, Sept. 5 (Jiji Press)--Japan's farm ministry on Friday ordered a rice-processing firm to recall hundreds of tons of pesticide-tainted rice sold for use in food products.

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The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.