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Monthly Archives: June 2016

Vegetarian’s Guide to Local Restaurants

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Posted on June 26, 2016 at 22:27 PM

To be clear and upfront, this post is not about vegetarian restaurants in Hong Kong. Rather, this is a list of recommendations on what to order at any typical local restaurant. Also, this is for vegetarians who are less strict, meaning you’re OK with your food being cooked in a kitchen that also serves meat. [...]

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Nearly-Extinct Food – Specialties that Time Forgot

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Posted on June 21, 2016 at 12:51 PM

Hong Kong’s diverse and competitive culinary landscape is great for eaters, but restaurants often change their menus to survive, and even well-established heritage foods can dwindle to extinction as a result. Our Local, Gray C., shares a list of 6 dishes that are nearly-extinct now because of modern technology, changing economic times, or altering palettes [...]

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Popular Hong Kong local foods

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Posted on June 01, 2016 at 12:48 PM

There are a wide variety of Hong Kong local foods that you sometimes only hear about when taken by a friend and shown what they are. Some are intimidating on first look and some you just didn't even know they existed. Here, we share some of them with you: Chicken Hot Pot - You may [...]

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