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Tea time in London: 3 modern teahousesupdated: Tue Jul 24 2012 11:19:00

Forget staid scones. Go to the right London spot, and you're more likely to be served green-tea-infused scones or tea-smoked salmon squares with Japanese yuzu mayonnaise.

People.com: Tori Spelling Reveals Her Royal Wedding Party Plansupdated: Thu Apr 28 2011 08:09:00

The sTORIbook Weddings star will have a sleepover with traditional English food and decorations

People.com: Kate Middleton's Favorite Sticky Toffee Puddingupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 07:36:00

The princess-to-be is a big fan of this treat served at the Old Boot Inn near her hometown in England

People.com: Princess Diana's Chef Predicts the Royal Wedding Menuupdated: Tue Jan 25 2011 13:29:00

Darren McGrady shares his take on the big meal - and his memories of William as a boy

People.com: Ryan Seacrest and Jennifer Lopez: Idol Will Be an 'All New Show'updated: Thu Jan 06 2011 14:35:00

"We're more of a collaborative judging group," says Lopez

Thanksgiving twists from coast to coastupdated: Thu Nov 26 2009 09:47:00

Lots of other ethnic groups have flocked to America's shores since the first Europeans arrived, and they've all created their own twists on turkey, pumpkin pie, and other Thanksgiving staples.

Celebrity chef Oliver reveals menu for G-20 leadersupdated: Thu Apr 02 2009 02:18:00

Celebrity Chef Jamie Oliver will serve a dinner of Scottish organic salmon, Welsh lamb and a traditional Bakewell Tart for G-20 leaders at the prime minister's residence Wednesday.

G20 protest preparationsupdated: Thu Apr 02 2009 02:18:00

As ITN's James Blake reports, there are fears there could be violent protests at next week's G20 summit.

Officials: Staff at top restaurant carried virusupdated: Fri Mar 20 2009 12:02:00

Investigators probing the illness that forced famed chef Heston Blumenthal to temporarily close his award-winning Fat Duck restaurant last month said Friday that 14 staff members and diners were infected with norovirus, a highly contagious stomach bug.

Famed eatery can reopen amid health probeupdated: Wed Mar 11 2009 18:06:00

A renowned restaurant that was closed after diners reported becoming ill can reopen Thursday, although the exact source of the outbreak has not been identified, British health authorities said Wednesday.

Mystery at Michelin-starred eatery as hundreds go sickupdated: Fri Mar 06 2009 11:29:00

As many as 400 people may have gotten sick after eating at a renowned Michelin-starred restaurant in England, health authorities said Friday.

Travelers' guide to frosty Londonupdated: Fri Feb 06 2009 09:09:00

Days after thick snow brought London to a standstill, the traditional drizzle has returned and it is business as usual in the bustling British capital.

London: Where to eatupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 07:42:00

In London you can sample food from anywhere in the world. The city boasts excellent eateries serving everything from Ethiopian to Peruvian cuisine, but right now traditional British food is having something of a revival, showcasing the best seasonal ingredients the isles have to offer.

Review: A glowing 'Prince Caspian'updated: Fri May 16 2008 12:50:00

"You may find Narnia a more savage place than you remember," the dwarf Trumpkin cautions the Pevensie children -- Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy -- on their return visit to the magical land they'd visited in "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."

People.com: Charlize Theron Gets Feisty – and Tipsy! – at Harvardupdated: Fri Feb 08 2008 13:43:00

She may have dropped out of high school, but Charlize Theron still went to Harvard – for the day, at least.

People.com: Charlize Theron Heads to Harvardupdated: Fri Jan 25 2008 13:43:00

Oscars are one thing, but Charlize Theron and Christopher Walken will soon have something equally golden for their mantles: Hasty Pudding pots.

Christmas to goupdated: Tue Nov 13 2007 12:37:00

When I learned 10 years ago that my husband's job would be moving us from New York to Munich, I had the usual worries -- schools, friends, how to say "bathroom" in German. But what actually kept me awake at night was Christmas. Having always observed the holidays with hallowed traditions, we suddenly realized we were going to be a long way from over the river and through the woods.

Spanish eatery tops table againupdated: Tue Apr 24 2007 05:00:00

A restaurant in Spain has been named by an international panel of judges as the World's Best Restaurant for the second year running.

Shortcuts: How to be a gourmet cookupdated: Thu Nov 02 2006 12:04:00

Turn your back on the world of ready-meals with their Orwellian copywriting, plastic trays and preservatives, and get back into kitchen.

City guide: Londonupdated: Thu Nov 02 2006 05:45:00

Check out The Scene's recommendations for the British capital and send us your own suggestions and comments.

Fortune: How a Top Ad Guy Spends His Airtimeupdated: Mon May 01 2006 00:01:00

ADMAN REED COLLINS was born in Australia, started his career in Sydney, then took off for agencies in Johannesburg, London, and New York. Now a creative director at Chicago's Leo Burnett, Collins w...

showbuzzupdated: Fri Feb 17 2006 10:10:00

Halle Berry had to write "I will not make 'Catwoman II' " on a chalkboard four times in order to earn her pudding pot as Harvard's Hasty Pudding woman of the year.

London City Guideupdated: Fri Feb 03 2006 12:30:00

Check out The Scene's recommendations for the British capital and send us your own suggestions and comments below.

CNNMoney: Top 50: World's best restaurantsupdated: Fri Apr 29 2005 10:49:00

Once, dining at one of the world's best restaurants meant being served by white-gloved waiters from a menu that followed a classic repertoire.

Burns Philp gets nod for UK dealupdated: Wed Sep 22 2004 02:26:00

Australian food and ingredients maker Burns Philp has won approval from the competition watchdog to sell its yeast and bakery division to UK-based Associated British Foods.

Bullock, Downey Jr. land in Hasty Puddingupdated: Wed Feb 04 2004 22:16:00

Sandra Bullock and Robert Downey Jr. will receive this year's Hasty Pudding awards at Harvard University.

Fortune: Supply, Demand, and English Foodupdated: Mon Jul 20 1998 00:01:00

We Americans like to boast about our economic turnaround in the '90s, but you could argue that England--where I've spent the past few weeks--is the real comeback story of the advanced world. When I...

Fortune: The world according to Gonzalez, disappearing freshmen, Whitey Ford's mistake, and other matters. HENRY THE AMAZINGupdated: Mon Aug 09 1993 00:01:00

Strenuously implying that this department should do something about it, a colleague sent along some oratory torn out of the Congressional Record, and several days later we had serendipitously learn...

Fortune: LET 'EM EAT STRAWupdated: Mon Jul 12 1993 00:01:00

Move over, jellied eels and Cornish pasties. British cuisine may soon include straw. SkyWay Technology, a small engineering company in the north of England, has devised a method to grind the stubbl...

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