The Ribcage

the ribcage hong kong Having watched the construction and waited in eager anticipation for The Ribcage to open, it took us a while to actually get round to trying it once it finally did open. Although I want you to read until the endRead more

The Nile

the nile hong kong The team behind Middle Eastern favourites Sahara and Le Souk are covering more Soho ground with the recent opening of The Nile, which replaces The Wheel on Hollywood Road (although, curiously, the old name still hangs boldly on the newlyRead more

NUR

NUR Hong Kong Over six months ago, I noticed a huge board on Hollywood Road announcing the opening of NUR. All it said was “nourishing gastronomy”, the vagueness of which kept me intrigued and wondering what exactly was due to open there andRead more

Spasso – new and improved in TST East

Spasso Hong Kong Despite being just that little bit further into the ‘dark side’, TST East continues to grow as a dining destination, now with the addition of DiVino Group’s Spasso. I tried Spasso over a year ago, when it was located atRead more

Top 10 Pancakes

Pancakes Antipodean There is an art to making pancakes. Not crêpes, pancakes; fluffy, delicious pancakes that spring back when touched and bring about the happiest of joys that few other things could ever replicate. I have always appreciated pancakes, but often feltRead more

Mini Melanzane Stacks Recipe

mini melanzane stacks Melanzane alla Parmigiana (or Aubergine/Eggplant Parmigiana, if you prefer)  has always been one of my favourite dishes, as a healthier (and often tastier) alternative to lasagna. This version of miniature individual aubergine and Parmesan stacks is the perfect dish toRead more

Welcome to the new Dim Sum Diaries!

new dim sum diaries   Ladies and Gentlemen, foodies of Hong Kong (plus a few scattered around the world), this is it. The moment you have all been waiting for is here at last! Welcome to my brand new website, designed by the wonderfulRead more

Top 10 Restaurants of 2013

shutterstock_154663403 Happy 2014 everyone! Another 12 months have flown by, bringing me back to that difficult time of year once again, when I must reflect on all the delicious meals I have reviewed over the past year and somehow pinpoint myRead more

The Great Big Turkey Feast!

The great big turkey feast hong kong It's almost that time of year again - a time for feasting! As a year-end celebration, my company, Empire, is bringing you not just any kind of feast, but the most wonderful feast of all: The Great Big Turkey Feast!Read more