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Mary McCartney Debuts Vegetarian Cooking Show To Promote Plant-Based Recipes

3 Mins Read Animal activist, cookbook author, photographer and co-founder of the nonprofit Meat Free Monday, Mary McCartney has begun hosting her new vegetarian cooking show in partnership with the Food Network, a platform that shares cooking tips and recipes. Named ‘Mary McCartney Serves It Up’, the six part series aims to promote plant-based cooking and recipes among […]

Ovolo Hotels: First Hospitality Group To Go 100% Vegetarian For A Year

3 Mins Read Ovolo Hotels has just announced that it is going to go completely vegetarian across all its restaurants, bars and room service for a whole year, making it the first hotel group to do so. The pledge is part of the company’s wider sustainability commitment to focus on plant-based cuisine in order to reduce its carbon […]

Plant-Based Fine Dining: Hong Kong’s Best Vegan Tasting Menus

5 Mins Read As the veganization of food wields its plant-based power, everyone is taking note! The foodtech industry is constantly changing and getting exciting, celebrities are encouraging their fans to jump on board, and restaurants around the world have begun offering more options than the paltry salads and sides of yore. In our fair city, the food […]

An Organic Affair: Emporio Antico’s Vegan Tasting Menu Gets A Thumbs Up

4 Mins Read It’s not easy being a plant-based gastronome in Hong Kong but we recently were invited to enjoy an elegant organic vegan tasting menu at new ultra luxe Italian eatery Emporio Antico created by head chef Mike Boyle and we were pleasantly surprised. Co-hosts included Eat FRESH, the popular organic produce delivery service and Parés Baltà, […]

1-Star Michelin Restaurant Arcane Launches First Ever Vegan Menu

3 Mins Read Not content to rest on its Michelin-starred laurels, Central lunch crowd favourite Arcane has launched a brand new vegan tasting menu. You may remember that we featured their vegetarian menu early last year, a successful Green Monday collaboration, with a much lauded seven-course meat-free menu, and after multiple requests by patrons for a 100% vegan version, Chef Shane […]

We Taste Our Way Through Vanimal’s Vibrant Vegetable-Forward Menu in Kennedy Town

5 Mins Read March 2017 Update: Vanimal has closed down.  We had the pleasure of tasting our way through Vanimal, Kennedy Town’s hip, veggie-forward eatery and we came away seriously impressed. The space and the decor make for a paradoxical first impression, with its combining of opposing elements: concrete and glass are set against potted plants and natural wood. Even their […]

My Little Hong Kong Kitchen Comfort Food: Palak Paneer AKA Spinach Curry

2 Mins Read Palak paneer is Indian comfort food at its best: a creamy, spinach curry with even creamier pieces of paneer cheese. I couldn’t get hold of paneer so I substituted in halloumi, which worked a treat. This is an easy, healthy and warming dinner thanks to the large amounts of spinach and Indian spices. I added a splash […]

Skip The Meat! Hong Kong’s Best Vegetarian Friendly Eateries (Not In Central)

5 Mins Read Looking for a meatless meal away from the hustle and bustle of Central that is worth the drive taste-wise? Hong Kong now boasts a plethora of delicious dining options for even the most discerning veggie food-lover. So skip the beef and check out some of these (more hidden) choice eateries serving up gourmet plant-based dishes! 3/3rds September 2017 […]