Foodie fete

2012-09-09 21:20:36

Fine wine and gourmet dishes will come together in a rare marriage with celebrity chefs and an extraordinary sommelier in attendance.

A priceless sip of old Beijing

2012-09-09 20:43:51

Tourists flock to this teahouse, attracted by the sing-song orders of the waiters, the old-world ambience and a simple serving of tea.

A priceless sip of old Beijing

2012-09-09 08:09:34

A big bowl of tea offered to the thirsty is priceless, according to Yin Zhijun, general manager of the Lao She Teahouse.

Foodie fete

2012-09-08 08:03:12

Zachary Yu is the epitome of grace under pressure. The self-taught sommelier is Langham Place Mongkok's dedicated wine guy and he is responsible for ensuring all the dishes prepared by guest chefs jetting in for Langham Hotels' first ever Food & Wine Festival are perfectly matched with the wine being showcased.

Taste-bud nostalgia

2012-09-06 16:51:58

There are some dishes that capture the heart with a first taste.

Anorexia is about mind over body

2012-09-05 10:24:48

When Web-surfer "Lachesis" found there were no anorexia support websites in China, she decided to set up an online group on, a well-known social website in China.

The thin & thick of it

2012-09-05 10:10:40

The causes of anorexia nervosa are not clear, but experts believe biological and environmental factors and the current culture of being slim and popularity of dieting contribute to the illness.

Starved for attention

2012-09-05 09:42:37

Obsessing about body weight can be a debilitating, even fatal, condition, and it is affecting more and more of China's young.

Have a bite of Mousse Mooncake

2012-09-04 13:13:26

China World Hotel Beijing welcomed the Mid-Autumn Festival with their unique mousse mooncake.

Classic bites at golden castle

2012-09-03 14:12:21

Get in a car and head to the Golden Castle in the depths of Yuen Long's countryside. The restaurant is a throwback to the early days of Hong Kong fusion food.

All you can eat Yummy Sashimi

2012-09-03 14:08:38

We all love sashimi, but sometimes the cost can get to be pretty pricey. That's why the all-you-can-eat Japanese buffets are so popular in Shanghai.

Moon cakes, freshly made

2012-09-03 14:01:48

Cakes and dim sum always taste best when freshly made, and moon cakes are no exception.