congee


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a Chinese rice gruel eaten for breakfast

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(architecture) a concave molding

formal permission to depart

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an abrupt and unceremonious dismissal

depart after obtaining formal permission

perform a ceremonious bow

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Spoon the mixture into four heatproof ramekins, then sprinkle 2 tablespoons caster/granulated sugar evenly over the surface of each congee brulee.
From the mall's shops to tourist spots that offer maps and brochures in Mandarin to hotels serving congee, or rice porridge, for breakfast, businesses in California are trying to entice the growing numbers of Chinese tourists coming to the U.
Catering and restaurant menus now include traditional Chinese dishes, such as congee, rice porridge, loose leaf teas and cold and hot towels, which are customary in China.
They have a range of fruit juices, as well as congee with sweet chocolate and congee with ginger-chicken broth.
However, nothing could match the nastiness of the 'risotto' that filled the red pepper that came as a garnish with my wife's salmon main course - it was so over-cooked and stodgy that it reminded me more of that Oriental rice porridge congee than anything an Italian (or discerning Brit) would recognise as a risotto.
More than 2,000 new jobs have been created with the opening of the Yinlu Foods factory, built through Nestle's partnership with China's leading producer of ready-to-drink peanut milk and ready-to-eat rice congee.
Part of KFC's popularity does go hand in hand with the company's efforts to include local flavors, like Beijing chicken wraps (prepared in a similar style as the capital's famous Peking duck), congee rice porridge, and indeed other various rice dishes -- all of which have been successful.
It has become the hotel of choice for long- stay international guests working on projects at Kundli- Sonepat, which is why you'll find congee ( for the Japanese) and Vegemite ( an Australian favourite) on its breakfast menu.
Guests staying at Time hotels also have the preferred accommodation option of twin-bedded rooms and all guestrooms and suites come equipped with a hot water kettle, which is an essential for every Chinese traveler, whose staple travel snack is a 'Pot Noodle' or congee (rice porridge), Awadalla concluded.
Eat: Dim sum, congee, crispy roasted pork (siu mei).
Nor is it surprising that Ashley--long a vocal fan of John le Carre--would, turning his hand to prose fiction, find himself "composing" a thriller: a tale of international intrigue, dingy hotel rooms, clandestine rendezvous, congee, and murder.
Restaurant menus will also be made available in Chinese and feature familiar favorites like congee - a popular Chinese breakfast delicacy.
The beverage and sweet rice congee under Global Food's brand have been prominent in China for a long time, enjoying nationwide popularity which can reinforce the sales and distribution network of the Group.
The Hong Kong inspired foods being served in First and Business Class include congee, hot pot rice, noodle soups and Chinese deserts.
She recites the long list of relatives and friends at Quintana's wedding, the "web of cousins and great-aunts and family doctors and lifelong neighbors" she views as vitally important, and she credits many friends for helping her cope, like the one who brings her scallion-and-ginger congee (61).