World Disco Soup Day 2017

World Disco Soup Day 2017 By Adele Wong Did you know that every year, approximately 1.3 billion tons of food get tossed away worldwide? In Hong Kong, where we toss 3,300 tons of garbage into landfills every single day, around 36% of the waste is made up of food. In order to help raise awareness …

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Encore: Local Veg Dinner 2017

Slow Food x Kong Yeah: Local Veg Dinner with Film Screening By Gary Suen Up a flight of stairs of a random industrial building in Kwun Tong is a small café/restaurant called “8104 Box of Life”, and every Monday evening, Kong Yeah, a small advocacy group that supports local farming and food products, puts words into actions by …

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Raclette Evening 2017

Slow Food – its Hong Kong peaks and the Swiss cheese By Angus Forsyth   I have been a member of the Hong Kong Chapter of Slow Food for many years.  The movement developed in Italy and has spread worldwide and those of us in Hong Kong who like – sometimes, most of the time …

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Terra Madre Day 2016

By Ida Chow This year, we held our Terra Madre Day (10 December) lunch at Osteria Felice. 15 members and guests enjoyed an Italian meal of pizza and pasta, harking back to the birthplace of Slow Food. Then we had the pleasure of hearing Adele Wong talk about her new book, Hong Kong Food & …

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Slow Food Visits HK Perma Club in Clearwater Bay

September, 2015 By Elizabeth Zhang   At first glance, this plot of land nestled within the trees of Clearwater Bay appears more lush jungle oasis than structured working farm. But on a recent Slow Food visit to HK Perma Club, we learned that considerable thought and planning went into the cultivation of crops from this …

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A Slow Food Visit to New Territories Grouper Fish Farm

December 22, 2015 A VISIT TO AQUACULTURE TECHNOLOGIES ASIA’S GROUPER FISH FARM By Elaine Ng On November 21, Slow Food Hong Kong visited Aquaculture Technologies Asia (ATA) to learn about their local production of sustainable seafood. Located in Lau Fau Shan in the New Territories, ATA has Hong Kong’s first large-scale indoor fish farm where …

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