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Oriental Greens

Jan 20 2015
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Do you know your Pak Choi from your Choi Sum?!  Oriental greens are packed with goodness and the greener they are, the better they'll be for you. They make a healthy and wholesome addition to noodle soups, curries and stir-fries served with steamed rice. 


New Year, new you...

Jan 16 2015
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Five superfoods to aid the New Year detox

Too many late nights and festive feasts? Christmas is a time of over-indulgence and stress. So why not kick off the New Year with a resolution to eat more healthy and healing foods? Superfoods are a great place to start if you're detoxing as they're loaded with key nutrients. here are five of our favourite superfoods.

Get set for Oriental Cookery Young Chef of the Year 2015

Jan 08 2015
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The closing date for our 2015 Oriental Cookery Young Chef of the Year competition is fast approaching (14th January 2015).

Now in it's third year, the competition offers the UK's finest, young culinary talent the opportunity to showcase their skills before a renowned panel of judges.

Entrants looking to enter the 2015 competition must be aged between 18 and 25 years and studying or employed in the catering and hospitality industry. For more information and to download an application pack, click here




Hong Kong Delights Young Chef Winner

Jan 02 2015
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Essex chef Robert Hall, winner of our Oriental Cookery Young Chef of the Year 2014 competition, recalls the highlights and excitement of his prize to Hong Kong in October.

Party Season Snacks

Dec 29 2014
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Whether you have a matter of minutes or a few hours spare, our favourite dinner party recipes and top entertaining tips will make sure your night goes without a hitch. In a rush? You can still put on a splendid spread when pushed for time. Simply use these two, easy to follow recipes.

 

Easy Salt and Pepper Chicken and Hand Moulded Sushi.

Liven-up your leftovers!

Dec 26 2014
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What better way to liven-up your leftovers, than with an Oriental twist. If you're bored of doing the same old thing with your leftover turkey, why not give one of these delicious recipes a try.

Cool Asian Cocktails

Dec 24 2014
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Whether it's Christmas Eve or New Year's Eve, drinks packed with colour, flavour and fizz are essential to every seasonal party. Here is a selection of cool cocktails fit for any occasion.

              

Festive Flavour

Dec 20 2014
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Give Christmas dishes a taste of the Orient with these two seasonal recipes by Chef Lin. The five spice, ginger, chorizo and peanut oil give the traditional turkey and stuffing a unique taste and the addition of spicy sauce is a great way to liven-up your leftovers (see recipe here).

 

Korean and Vietnamese Cuisine (Part 2 of 2) - Korean Food Focus

Dec 18 2014
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Korean cuisine shares many similarities with its neighbours Japan and China. However the Koreans have perfect the art of preserving food; it's the combination of pickled, salted or fermented dishes that makes Korean cookery unique.

 

If you fancy trying your hand at Korean cuisine, why not try some of our delicious recipes?

In-store Student Offer!

Dec 04 2014
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We are pleased to announce that we are now offering students an 8% discount on their shop (T's & C's apply)!

 

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Events

BIRMINGHAM

Sat/Sun 18th/19th November:  We will be cooking up Stir Fry broccoli with LKK Premium Oyster Sauce and Light Soy Sauce.  PLUS buy a bottle of LKK Premium Oyster sauce  and receive a bottle of LKK Premium Light Soy sauce absolutely free! (500ml).

MANCHESTER

Sat/Sun 18th/19th November: Join us for a Malaysian weekend with The Tham Brothers who will be cooking up a range of dishes using Mak Nyonya pastes.  Also try My Bizcuit tarts and biscuit range and Uncle Saba Poppadoms! 

CROYDON

Sat/Sun 18th/19th - Free tasting of Acecook Oh Ricey Noodles this weekend! PLUS 3 + 1 offers!

CRICKLEWOOD

Sat/Sun 18th/19th November: This weekend we will be cooking Azuma Foods Shrimp Swirl Pop and Baby Octopus - these will be available at special prices this weekend only!  Also try a delicious Hot Pot and get 10% off a range of HDL Hot Pot Bases including Spicy and Tomato.  Also try out HDL Hot Pot Dipping Sauces and Soybean Roll.

GIFT IDEAS

Visit our on-line store here and see our large selection of authentic ingredients, Gift Hampers, kitchen accessories, tableware and lots more!  Gift vouchers are also available.