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These incredibly detailed cake sculptures by China’s ‘Sugar King’ have just won an international prize



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , UK, FOOD, CULTURE November 10, 2017


Chinese cake artist Zhou Yi and his team claimed sweet victory over the weekend when they scooped three gold and two bronze medals at the UK’s International Cake Competition in Birmingham. You may think you’ve seen fa...

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London's best Christmas markets



Europe, ENTERTAINMENT, LONDON LIFE, FOOD, CULTURE November 10, 2017


It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas (markets). That's right, it's almost time for the capital's seasonal markets, pop-ups and art fairs to provide us with shopping, scrumptious food and the chance to ...

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What A Wined Up



THAT'S ODD, FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST November 09, 2017


According to the Wine & Spirits Trade Association, the value of alcohol sales increases in the 12 weeks leading up to Christmas, making up 27% of spirit sales across the year.  British wine-lovers have become more advent...

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Chinese globetrotters get a taste for VizEat, the foodie's answer to Airbnb



TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, Europe, LONDON LIFE, FOOD, TRAVEL November 06, 2017


VizEat, an Airbnb-style platform connecting travellers with local hosts offering home-cooked meals, looks set to reach more Chinese customers through an official partnership with smartphone giant Huawei. Announced recently&n...

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Fresh British milk available... in China!



CHINA , UK, FOOD November 03, 2017


The milk will be rich in selenium, which is lacking in some Chinese diets. Photo credit - Pixabay   For better or for worse, Brexit is dominating the headlines in the UK. One company has decided to seize the opportunit...

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