Malaysian Chinese Restaurant on Jordan Road Passes the Test of Time!

The Malaysian Chinese Restaurant on Jordan Road in Kowloon is an unpretentious little café serving an extensive East meets West menu ranging from Malaysian to Chinese to Western. The cooking style is definitely old school, with a focus on taste rather than presentation. And the colourful décor is right out of the 1970s. Malaysian Chinese …

ADD+ All Day Dining Hong Kong

An all-day dining restaurant, ADD+ is short for All Day Dining Plus. Overlooking Victoria Harbour, the casual eatery serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. And it serves global cuisine with a focus on Asian favourites. In addition to a spacious dining room, there is an inviting bar at the entrance. Most importantly, there is outdoor seating …

Marukame Udon Japanese Restaurant in Waikiki – Worth the Long Wait?

Marukame Udon is a popular Japanese restaurant in the heart of Waikiki, Honolulu's premier tourism district. Reservations are not accepted. And why should they be when hungry locals and tourists alike are willing to wait in line to satisfy their craving for homemade udon and, tempura? But with those lengthy lines stretching down Kuhio Avenue, …

How to Improve on Starbucks Cranberry Bliss Bars

Every holiday season, Starbucks rolls out Cranberry Bliss Bars. And who doesn't like them? And if you want to try making a similar cranberry dessert at home, you will be spoiled for choice. The Internet is flush with recipes for cranberry bars. More precisely, a Google search for "Starbucks cranberry bliss bars recipe"  yielded 1.9 …

Isola Italian Restaurant Hong Kong

Isola Bar+ Grill is a fine-dining Italian restaurant serving thin-crust pizzas, homemade pastas, grilled meats, and fresh seafood. Located in the ifc mall in the heart of Central, the zen-like white-on-white dining room affords dramatic views of Hong Kong's iconic Victoria Harbour. More than 200 new and old world wines populate its wine list. The …

Apple-Orange Cranberry Sauce with Bourbon

Looking for a cranberry sauce recipe to liven up your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner? Not only does this homemade recipe for apple-orange  cranberry sauce with bourbon call for apples and oranges. In addition, there is a splash of brown sugar bourbon, which adds an undeniable kick. And some other secret ingredients! And it can be …

Recipe for a Lamb Curry

There is nothing quite as soul-satisfying as a mouth-watering lamb curry. That's because Indian dishes with lamb have a quality that's simply hard to beat. But they don't have to be hard to make. If you're looking for an authentic recipe for a lamb curry, you've found the right page. More importantly, you can also …

COVID-19: Three Years and Counting

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The first known case of COVID-19 was identified in Wuhan, China, in December of 2019. With breathtaking speed, it spread around the world, resulting in an unprecedented global pandemic. As of late October 2022, there had been more than 600,000,000 cases and close to 6,600,000 deaths worldwide. As the world approaches the third anniversary of …

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