Like fine wine, with each passing week Fashion Walk x Foodie Holiday Market gets bigger and better. We’re especially psyched for this coming weekend as it includes an interactive floral-arrangement workshop by Honeycomb Gleam, a cocktail-making workshop by Taboocha and, of course, more interesting vendors and opportunities to shop your hearts out this holiday season!
What’s in store this weekend: 2 & 3 December 2017
Cedele designs real food for real people, with chefs handcrafting honest, wholesome dishes that nourish the body and satisfy the soul. Their ethos “Eat Well. Be Well” translates into everything they do, from sourcing fresh, quality ingredients to creating delicious and nutritious food, slow-cooked and handmade from scratch daily for your enjoyment.
In partnership with Foodie, their restaurant space is hosting our Foodie hub and also all the workshops from participating vendors. Be sure to check out their booth near their restaurant at Food Street for their assorted Christmas cookies box, assorted marble shortbread cookies box, classic aged fruit cake and more seasonal treats! And don’t forget to try Cedele’s homemade mulled wine and awesome coffee.
EAT.it is a casual neighbourhood eatery and market serving up a wide variety of simple and absolutely delicious Italian food in an unpretentious manner. Most ingredients are flown in fresh from Italy, so their guests can experience the joy of eating and sharing like a true Italian family. Italian Christmas sweets, panettone, pandoro and mozzarella sticks will be on hand for your Foodie Market snacking.
Those of you into clean and healthy eating will definitely want to stock up on your organic goods from Everything Organic. With exclusive distribution rights across Asia-Pacific for CityFarm and Be Organic food products, which are all ECO certified, they offer a wide range of competitively priced, high-quality and consistently clean organic products – we’re talking about juices, extra-virgin olive oil, tomato paste, pasta, dried fruits and nuts, soap, body lotion and lip balm. They are also taking orders for high-quality Christmas hampers for all your organic-loving friends and family.
Honeycomb (n) – hexagonal wax cells formed by bees. Gleam (n) – a beam of soft light. Honeycomb gleam (n) – delicate flowers and bouquets with a unique story behind them. Honeycomb Gleam, a local business dedicated to all things floral, will be selling glass Christmas ornaments made with real hydrangea and Christmas wreaths made with hydrangea and other flowers/foliage. Oh my, just imagine your Christmas tree decked out with these pretty little ornaments – they will definitely make your tree stand out!
ProFood hunts down the best food from around the world and is here to share it with you this weekend. They deal directly with all their suppliers, learning their stories and understanding their motivations, before offering those products to their customers. Some of the premium items they will be sharing with you this week include Regner Austrian gingerbread, Zotter Austrian chocolates, Mogi Italian coffee, Take a Bite Russian snack bars, Simon Martin Spanish Ibérico cold cuts and Nika Arts Italian handmade olive-wood boards.
Established in 1911, Sabatino Tartufi carries only the most highly regarded truffle species and brings to you a wide range of original truffle products. The blend of modern technology and traditional recipes creates the ultimate truffle experience. All truffles are processed and preserved with the utmost care to maintain their freshness and high quality. Sabatino Tartufi will provide you with the perfect gifts for all the food connoisseurs in your life.
After many years visiting vineyards and becoming dedicated wine students, the folks behind Story Wine have spent the past three years supplying Hong Kong with beautiful, artisanal wines from Italy. These very special wines are made with love and respect for nature, taste fabulous and are good for the body.
Taboocha, founded in 2014 by sisters Pat and Lisa, is the first kombucha company brewed locally in Hong Kong. Kombucha (fermented tea) is a fizzy drink served chilled that contains valuable probiotics and enzymes to help with digestion and gut health and enhance body detoxification. Taboocha is dedicated to promoting health for both the mind and the body! They will be serving their signature kombucha straight from the tap and will also have gift hampers available.
The Nutter Company
The Nutter Company introduces the concept of freshly handcrafted nut butters to Hong Kong. Driven by a passion for a delicious taste, unique texture and quality ingredients, all their nut butters – original peanut butter, peanut butter with dark chocolate, peanut butter with white chocolate and coconut, almond butter and cashew butter – are locally made using only the highest-quality imported ingredients. To ensure that each jar is of the freshest quality, they “keep it clean” by not adding any salt, sugar or extra oils or preservatives. What they do offer is healthy and delicious nut butters to satisfy your every nutty desire.
Victor & Hugo Chocolate & Wine
Victor & Hugo is an established and well-respected chocolate and wine retailer in Hong Kong that offers quality products and exceptional customer service to shoppers, plus the ability to browse and purchase from their lovely selection of wines for home delivery. Expect to take home some top-notch Italian and French wines and Belgian chocolate.
Bonus: Foodie eMarket
When: every weekend from 18 November–31 December 2017, 12–8pm (Saturdays) 12–6pm (Sundays)
Where: Food Street at Fashion Walk, Causeway Bay (between Kingston Street and Gloucester Road)
18 Days of Giveaways: 2 & 3 December 2017
Aside from indulging in some retail therapy, get your hands on some freebies with our 18 Days of Giveaways. Here’s to rewarding our awesome loyal Foodie Club members! (see *T&Cs below)
The theme for this week’s giveaway is style and scents:
To be considered for the giveaway, you have to:
1) Pick the date you would like to attend the market
2) Sign up on one of the forms below and answer a few simple questions
3) Come to the Foodie Holiday Market on the specific date to see if you have won and claim your prize
Winners are selected based on correct answers and timing of entry (we have between 50–100 items available per day).
Team Foodie will be there throughout the market, from Christmas all the way to New Year’s Eve, celebrating the special occasions with you at our Foodie hub. Located near Cedele, come and say hi! While you’re at it, come and play random games with us and win something special or simply sign up for a workshop.
Random game challenge
For this week’s random game challenge, we’ll be testing your chopsticks skills – fastest fingers first!
Guess the pasta challenge
Stand a chance to win a huge Classified hamper by giving your best guess as to the number of pasta pieces in the jar.
*Giveaway T&Cs: every participant is entitled to only one item from the giveaway. One entry per person. Multiple entries do not guarantee a better chance of winning. Items given will be at random; winners cannot choose their prize. Items not claimed on the specific date will not be kept or transferred. While supplies last. Foodie’s decision in regards to the selection of winners is final.