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PIG OUT! Rooftop Farm to Table Chinese New Year Brunch

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93 Lockhart Road

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Wan Chai, Hong Kong Island

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Kick off a Sustainable Year of the Pig with a Rooftop Farm to Table Chinese New Year Free Flow Brunch!


The PIG is officially OUT! Join us on Saturday 26 January to celebrate the Year of the Pig and the launch of our 2019 Garage Greens urban farming programmes with a locally grown, plant based free flow brunch.

By special invitation, our brunch will feature live cooking demos from chef Peggy Chan from Grassroots Pantry who will break from tradition and use the IMPOSSIBLE Meat Product to create a one-off dumpling broth dish especially for PIGOUT! You won’t find this dish anywhere else in Hong Kong so make sure you sign up for this unique experience!

The brunch will also feature:

  • Make Your Own Salad experience w/ demo from Peggy
  • Farm Tours on Garage Academy's rooftop farm powered by Rooftop Republic
  • Live composting on site with Hong Kong Composting Community
  • Raffle to benefit Hong Kong Composting Community
  • ...more to be announced!

Free flow wine will be available throughout the meal.


MENU (fully vegan, dairy-free, egg-free; all ingredients will be locally sourced from local organic farmers and from our own rooftop farms)

Demo: Nasturtium Pumpkin Seed Pesto Salad

Organic Salad Greens. Curly Kale. Mandarin. Edible Flowers


Appetizer

Turnip Cake. Raw Lap Cheong. Prawn Mushroom

Shiitake Conpoy XO Chili Oil


Main

Preserved Bok Choy & IMPOSSIBLE Meat Dumpling Broth

Infused Tonic Stock. Dill Oil


Dessert

Lemon Posset. Lemon Balm Ice Cream. Zen Organic Strawberries. Candied Pansies


Beverages

Free Flow Atilius Wines

So Jennie Paris Bubbles (non-alcoholic)

Coffee w/ Oatly

Tea w/ Farm-to-Table Lemon Balm


About the Co-Hosts

Rooftop Republic has pioneered the urban farming movement over the last five years. Our vision is to revolutionize the food system and transform the relationship people have with their food. Our innovative approach and end-to-end services - from design, installation to maintenance and community engagement - aims to incorporate urban farms into city-dwellers’ lifestyles and make it commonplace.

At Rooftop Republic we are enthusiastic about the potential for urban farming to contribute towards a more sustainable and healthier food system. Along with other innovators, chefs, entrepreneurs and food activists we are proud to engage Hong Kong’s youth around this discussion to inspire and empower them to shape a better food future.


Garage Academy is a knowledge sharing platform to showcase & support the startup ecosystem in Hong Kong. Join our digital community Garage Commons now to connect with fellow entrepreneurial minds, build your personal & professional skill set, and innovate & grow your business!

Garage Academy host Rooftop Republic's farm at our campus in Wan Chai as part of the Garage Greens initiative, featuring monthly urban farming workshops and custom-designed farming programs for corporates. The brunch will be part of Garage Academy’s 2019 programming launch for all things food innovation and sustainability. Contact hk.academy@thegaragesociety.com to find out more!

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