Time to tuck into the yummy Dubai Food Festival this year
Dubai Food Festival (DFF) will be held from February 22 to March 10 across the city – serving up an enticing feast of events, activities and promotions. The highlight of the 17-day programme will be a variety of dining options offering foodies the opportunity to try some of the... Read more
Marrybrown opens its 9th outlet in bustling Satwa
Leading quick service restaurant chain, Marrybrown, opened its ninth outlet in Al Satwa, Dubai, on December 22, 2017. Snehashis Chakrabarty, Chief Financial Officer of Al Abbas Group was the chief guest at the outlet’s inauguration ceremony, which was also attended by Imran Akhtar, General Manager of Marrybrown UAE, invitees... Read more
Consumers are becoming discerning ‘foodies’
A new study shows that consumer spending on food and beverage (F&B) in the UAE continues to show encouraging trends, although almost two thirds of restaurants are experiencing challenging conditions. According to the 2017 edition of the UAE KPMG F&B report, the UAE’s growing reputation as a dominant F&B... Read more
New healthy and creative food concept launched in Abu Dhabi
In an age when dining experiences across the globe are exploring new realms of freshness and health, food enthusiasts in Abu Dhabi can now savour a never-before lineup of fine delicacies prepared to perfection by master chefs. The new menu at Waterlemon Restaurant & Cafe in Abu Dhabi promises... Read more
A celebrity chef’s secrets to building a better sandwich
A great sandwich is a delicious meal choice, which could be why so many adults eat at least one for lunch every week while others pack one or more in their children’s lunches, according to food industry trend-watching company Datassential. In fact, sandwiches are so popular and so common... Read more
Subway UAE offers free subs for World Sandwich Day
Here is some big news for sandwich fans! Subway is celebrating World Sandwich Day on Friday, November 3, 2017, with a huge free giveaway across its outlets in the UAE. On November 3, Subway restaurants in the UAE will offer their customers a free sandwich. Redemption is easy, all... Read more
Dubai to host Young Chef Award semi-final on October 16
In a first for the emirate, Dubai will host the Africa and Middle East semi-final for the S.Pellegrino Young Chef Award, one of most coveted awards for young professionals in the culinary industry. On October 16, 10 semi-finalists from the Africa and Middle East region will compete at International... Read more
The wild facts about Broccoli that you probably didn’t know
There is no such thing as wild broccoli While there are various edible plants that can be found in the wild – like onions, asparagus and mushrooms – broccoli, however, isn’t among the lot. As a matter of fact, it is a product of human innovation. This tiny, tree-looking... Read more
Five mistakes that are ruining your pasta

Five mistakes that are ruining your pasta

Food Thursday, September 7, 2017 0

You might think that cooking pasta just can’t go wrong. Whether you’re just hungry or a connoisseur of fine foods, this dish most certainly has something to offer. It’s affordable and easy to master, however there are a few things you might be doing wrong when cooking this family... Read more
The epic history and journey of the much loved samosa
“Never hurt a samosa by saying ‘no’. They too have fillings inside” They’re golden, they’re shaped like a triangle and they’re filled with delicious things – yes, you know what we are talking about; it’s none other than the samosa. This is one food that has travelled far and... Read more