New Years Eve

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After a much deserved break, we’ve had a good start to the week. The weather being much warmer although windy makes it perfect for that hot pot of goodness that we cook up here at the hands of our esteemed chefs. And while preparations for the last day of 2015 are taking place; it’s time to clear out the old … Read More

A Restful Christmas

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In addition to the feast and festivities, Christmas to me is more about family and rejuvenation. At Naturally Chinese, our staff is like family too. Our celebration kicked off earlier this week with a staff party that was a wonderful gathering to appreciate a good 2015 and that after a long journey of putting together a reliable team, our staff … Read More

A little Luxury

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With Christmas comes the desire to feel young like a child – mesmerized by the magic of the winter wonderland. There are many luxuries life has to offer us and of course it’s all matter of perspective how we choose to find them. The small luxuries make life’s journey light and fun – a card from a colleague, a flower from … Read More

Star Anise & Mulled Wine

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Of all our spices, Star Anise is definitely the treasured one. The fruit of an evergreen tree grown in China and Vietnam, this woodland spice springs forth memories distant and makes possible the scope to create more. A casserole in Chinese cooking isn’t quite complete without the magic of star anise.  It especially works well with meats and meaty vegetables. … Read More