French chef who ‘invented’ magret de canard dies

French chef Andre Daguin, credited with inventing the magret de canard dish emblematic of southwestern France and making the rich duck delicacy...

Japanese chef at the top of La Liste says he’s not great-yet

Yosuke Suga does not believe he is a great chef-not yet anyway. The statistics tell a different story. The fresh-faced Japanese cook...

This story has legs – Cambodia’s ‘bug cafe’ serves up insect tapas

Ant spring rolls, silkworm taro croquettes and a "bug mac" - Cambodia's first insect tapas restaurant is...

Go for lunch: Japanese yakitori chicken gets space thumbs-up

Japanese chicken yakitori kebabs, one of the country's most-loved fast foods, will soon be making an appearance in orbit after Japan's space...

Famed Tokyo sushi restaurant Jiro left dreaming of Michelin stars

A famed Tokyo sushi restaurant where Barack Obama is said to have enjoyed the best sushi of his life has been dropped...

Thai cuisine restaurants get two Michelin stars for first time at home

Two restaurants in Bangkok have each earned a pair of coveted Michelin stars, the first time the leading guide has awarded the...

Old McDonald’s: Aussie mates show off burger bought in 1995

A McDonald's burger bought in 1995 and kept in an Australian shed for years has never decomposed, according to two men who...

Cheddar cheese row chef named as ‘immortal’ of French cuisine

A French celebrity chef who is suing the Michelin guide for suggesting he used cheddar cheese in a souffle was named as...

Decade-old burger’s decay livestreamed in Iceland

A decade after McDonald's shut down in Iceland, thousands of online users follow the live slow decay...

Indonesia’s halal tourism bid faces pig pushback

Indonesia's bid to lure more visitors by spreading halal tourism across the archipelago is facing a backlash, with a Christian celebration of...

With music and burger empire, Cameroon couple living ‘Russian dream’

Decked out in gold jewelry and high-end fashion, Walter and Cindy Tchassem descend on a Moscow fast-food joint escorted by bodyguards. Both...

America’s first cannabis cafe opens in Hollywood

America's first cannabis restaurant has opened in West Hollywood, offering diners an array of weed products and hoping to rival Amsterdam's famed...

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9th Dec