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China looks to better supervise food, drug safety

2014-04-01 09:23:08
China may set up a more "rigorous" supervision system covering food and drug safety this year.

After the Revolution, a speakeasy arrives

2014-03-30 10:55:39
Lyu Dongming considers himself something of an odd duck.

Modern meets mellow with Asian twist

2014-03-30 07:50:29
When I first saw the name Upper Modern Bistro, I expected a small and quiet venue decorated with lots of wood.

French kiss

2014-03-30 07:50:29
There is an old Irish saying: "A new broom sweeps clean, but the old brush knows all the corners."

Insect feast

2014-03-27 11:39:43
A Thai-style insect feast featuring fried scorpions, spiders, centipedes and silkworm chrysalis has drawn a lot of attention at the 6th Suzhou Food Culture Festival.

Traditional tea-seed oil mill in SE China

2014-03-25 11:09:59
It’s not easy to extract tea-seed oil by hand.

Tea fields in NW China village

2014-03-25 09:10:26
Xixiang county is the northernmost tea producing area in China, owning 287,000 mu (about 19,133 hectares) of tea fields so far.

Enjoying scent and flavors of this spirit

2014-03-23 11:22:17
Ideally, rum should be drunk neat with no water or with just an ice ball that will melt slowly, cooling the rum, opening it up and releasing its flavors.

Make hay while rum shines

2014-03-23 11:10:43
Two long-time Hong Kong residents are bringing the premium version of the staple drink of pirate lore to Asia.

A matter of taste

2014-03-23 10:24:23
Visiting foreign leaders and their ilk often opt for China's specialties, rather than their home fare.

US first lady's family samples Beijing's best bites

2014-03-23 10:02:23
Michelle Obama's family's decision to dine at a celebrated restaurant specializing in the capital's most acclaimed poultry dish during her Beijing visit was anticipatable.

Coming full circle

2014-03-21 09:24:16
One of the most important ways to reduce pollution is to take recycling seriously.

Tea picking in Hangzhou

2014-03-19 15:37:38
A farmer shows the newly picked tea leaves at a garden in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang province, March 18, 2014.

Rural specialties cookoff held in Shanghai

2014-03-19 15:28:18
As an event of Shanghai Peach Blossom Festival, a rural specialties cookoff was held in the Hangtou Township of Pudong District in Shanghai on Tuesday. Over a hundred dishes cooked by some 20 restaurants partook in the cookoff.

US first lady looks forward to Chinese cuisine

2014-03-19 13:43:54
The US First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to China with her daughters, Malia and Sasha, and her mother Marian Robinson on March 19 - 26, and will be visiting Beijing from March 20 - 23, Xi’an on March 24, and Chengdu on March 25 - 26.

Organic tea leaves picked up in Wuyuan

2014-03-17 10:16:23
Empolyers of Jinshan Organic Tea Garden pick up tea leaves in Fuchun town of Wuyuan county, east China's Jiangxi province, March 15, 2014.

China vows crackdown on expired food

2014-03-14 09:07:42
China's food and drug watchdog on Thursday vowed to crack down on illegal sale and disposal of expired food.

Jiaotong Tea House in Chongqing

2014-03-13 15:36:10
The Jiaotong Tea House, in business for nearly three decades, has become the favourite place to go for many tea lovers as many other tea houses in downtown Chongqing were closed down.

Qingfeng buns shipped by air from Beijing

2014-03-12 16:48:44
A chef at an eatery in Hefei, East China's Anhui province, heats Qingfeng steamed buns which were transported by air from the Qingfeng chain of restaurants in Beijing, on Mar 10.

Tea with heart

2014-02-28 08:24:24
Yu Ning believes that handmade tea can store memories between people and nature.