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Top Birthday Party Venues in Hong Kong

Every birthday should be celebrated in style. No matter whether you are turning 21, 30 or 50, a birthday is an occasion to be remembered. Have you decided what you are going to do for your next birthday celebration? If not, read on for some excellent suggestions… Find the perfect restaurant for a birthday meal A meal at a fancy restaurant is an essential ingredient of any great birthday celebration. Here are some options you should consider when choosing a restaurant for a Hong Kong birthday party venue… Blue Butcher – Blue Butcher is a New York style bar and restaurant with an impeccable reputation. It is the only restaurant in Hong Kong with a pink salt dry aging room.The restaurant serves some unique cocktail creations as well, such as the ‘Fig and Cheese’ cocktail, which is made from Black Label Scotch, Cointreau, Homemade Blue Fig Syrup, Compressed Citrus, Wormwood Bitters and Blue Cheese Foam. Brickhouse – This is a popular Mexican restaurant. So, if tacos and tequila sound good to you, you will definitely enjoy spending your birthday at the Brickhouse. Popular dishes include the Black Angus Beef Short Rib and Fat Man Dancing Tacos. The latter consists of spiced pork belly, mango salsa and chili mayo. Fish & Meat – Simple yet stunning, this is the best way to describe the food on offer at Fish &...

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Netflix’s First Marvel Series Daredevil Due to Sooner Than Expected

Comic book lovers and Netflix binge watchers have been hotly anticipating Daredevil – Netflix’s very first Marvel series – for some time now. With a release date originally slated to be sometime in May 2015, fans of the man without fear will be excited to hear that this has been brought forward to April 10 (at precisely a minute past midnight).   With an international release – all countries with Netflix streaming services will be able to access the show – and an all-star cast, Daredevil will be the first in a string of Marvel-based series that the streaming service will introduce in the coming months. Entering Hell’s Kitchen The show will comprise of thirteen hour-long episodes (all being released simultaneously) and will center on Matt Murdoch’s crime-fighting efforts in the NYC’s notorious Hell’s Kitchen district. Having lost his own sight attempting to save a blind man, Murdoch is a lawyer by day who uses his radioactive-endowed extra sensory powers to fight crime by night. Stan Lee and Bill Everett originally created the character in 1964, and since then hasn’t seen much of a dedicated live action treatment (save for the hugely derided Ben Affleck back in 2003). The Leading Cast Charlie Cox (Daredevil) – cast as the titular character, the English-born actor is probably most recognizable as the leading male in the movie Stardust and for his HBO...

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Coffees of the World

Here in the United States of America, coffee is ubiquitous. And it’s not just in dedicated coffeehouses like Starbucks or Dunkin Donuts where Americans can grab a nice hot cup of joe. Even convenience stores like 7-Eleven and Royal Farms and fast food spots like McDonald’s and Burger King have considerable market share. Coffee is not just a popular beverage in the U.S.; it is consumed in significant amounts throughout the world. Not surprisingly, there are a variety of gourmet coffee brands, culled from virtually every corner of the earth. The following are some of the most notable ones: Ethiopian Yirgacheffe Ethiopia is sometimes credited as being coffee’s county of origin. Befittingly, this east African nation is the site of one of the world’s best known coffee growing areas: the woreda (district) of Yirgacheffe. The coffee grown there is best described as very spicy and fragrant, with a slight chocolate- or nut-like taste. Kenya AA While Ethiopia is seen (by some people) as the origin of coffee, Kenya has the reputation of being the continental powerhouse of the crop’s production. And its top-tier coffee is the variety with an AA rating, which is the highest coffee ranking possible. Culled from Arabica plants left to optimally soak in nutrients of the country’s rich soil, Kenya AA coffee is internationally renowned for its sharp, wine-like flavor. Also, hints of fruit—such as...

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