Saturday, 15 June 2019: To celebrate the summer season and the return of the hugely popular S’mores Frappuccino, Starbucks commissioned a professional sand sculptor to create a giant Fappuccino cup sculpture made out of sand. Measuring 3 metres in height using X tonnes of sand, the impressive installation was on display at La Mer for one day only, to the amazement of passers-by at the popular beach spot.
Starbucks’ blended beverages started their journey with the launch of a cold, slushy drink made using a soft-swirl machine called the Frappuccino. The idea was to bring in non-coffee drinkers in as new customers in the peak of summer, looking for something cold!
Starbucks is bringing back the S’mores Frappuccino due to popular demand. Inspired by the nostalgic experience of roasting ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 01 June 2019: Latest statistics from Dubai Customs revealed the value of Dubai external trade in Ramadan foodstuff in 1Q 2019, which totalled DH 8.3 billion. These included meats, sugar, vegetables, flour, rice, nuts, bottled water, juice and dates. These weighed around 1.5 million tons.
“Dubai Customs offers the best facilities and customs services to ensure easy access and entry of these foodstuffs without delay and ensure their quality and that they meet the big demand, especially in Ramadan, “says Ahmed Abdul Salam Kazim, Director of Strategy and Corporate Excellence at Dubai Customs.
“We support all government efforts to serve people in the best possible way in fulfilment of the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 30 May 2019: Fethi Khiari, CEO of United Foods Company in the UAE, has joined Emirates Refreshments PJSC Board of Directors.
Emirates Refreshments is a publicly listed company, owner for two major brands in the UAE – Jeema mineral Water, which is the UAE’s premium water bottling company, and O Cola, which offers a range of aerated soft drinks.
Fethi Khiari joins the board with almost three decades of experience translating business initiatives and strategies into results across major projects in the FMCG sector in local and international markets. Khiari holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations from Institute d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, France. Before moving to Dubai 13 years ago, He worked for Nestle and Chupa Chups in South America, ......read more
Eid Al-Fitr Brunch at Ewaan in Palace Downtown
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 22, 2019: Palace Downtown is welcoming Eid with a sumptuous brunch at its signature restaurant, Ewaan.
Celebrate Eid Al-Fitr with family and friends and enjoy a generous buffet combined with exceptional hospitality of Ewaan. Stretching into the Palace gardens, the Ewaan tent on the terrace reflects the distinctive architectural qualities of the destination itself, creating a unique sense of tradition.
The Arabesque appeal of Ewaan comes alive with a tempting blend of traditional Middle Eastern and international cuisine. The buffet offers a wide range of delicious dishes satisfying all tastes in an elegant setting.
Celebrate the spirit of this festive occasion and create long-lasting memories at one of Dubai’s ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 20, 2019: With Eid festivities only a fortnight away, celebrate the joyous occasion of Eid al-Fitr at Fujairah’s family-friendly resort, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort.
Enjoy limitless views of the Indian Ocean with a special Eid brunch on all three days of the Eid holidays, from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm at the beach resort.
Classic brunch priced at AED 199 paired with soft beverages and AED 234 with chilled malts and grapes will feature a selection of palate-tingling appetizers as well as hearty mains and delightful desserts.
Looking to upgrade your trip into staycation? Marriot Bonvoy members booking a stay at the resort’s ‘all-beach facing rooms’ can enjoy a discount of 25% while non-members can avail a 15% discount.
Facilities and Iftar kit availability has been increased due to overwhelming response at Sajaa iftar camp to accommodate a total of 1,14,000 beneficiaries this Ramadan.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds associates with various associations and like – minded organizations this Ramadan to provide Iftar meals & other CSR initiatives.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds continues to devotedly take part & conducts various CSR initiatives this year which was declared as the ‘Year of Tolerance’
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 16, 2019: Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailer with 250 stores worldwide has its CSR activities going in full swing in the GCC and Far East region this Ramadan too.
Due to the overwhelming response of its Iftar program ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 15 May 2019: Director of Dubai Customs, Ahmed Mahboob Musabih chaired the Consultative Council meeting which was set to discuss means of developing cooperation with the vegetable and fruit sector.
The meeting focused on how this sector can benefit from the enormous advantages and facilities Dubai Customs offers and how to overcome any challenges that may face them.
The meeting was attended by Saed Al Awadi, CEO of Dubai Export Development Corporation (DEDC) and representatives of DP World, Dubai Chamber, Dubai Trade and the Department of Economic Development (DED).
A number of points and suggestions have been discussed in the meeting to develop means of cooperation between Dubai Customs and the vegetable and fruit sector to ensure best results that enable development of vegetable and fruit ......read more
Dubai, UAE; May 13, 2019: As per the latest financial data released by Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium, the GCC region has emerged as a key market for Parmigiano Reggiano exports with exports for 2018 reaching 105.2 tons.
Earlier this year Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium launched a large-scale awareness campaign in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Kuwait to educate Arab consumers on the specific characteristics of Parmigiano Reggiano, a cheese that stands out for its selection of the best and 100% natural ingredients and for using the same recipe for one thousand years.
The breakdown of Parmigiano Reggiano exports to GCC region are as follows:
Parmigiano Reggiano Wheels: 11.5 tons
Parmigiano Reggiano Wedges: 92.1 tons
Grated Parmigiano Reggiano: 1.1 tons
Parmigiano Reggiano Snacks: 0.4 tons
Nicola ......read more
Ground-breaking initiative in collaboration with Ministry of Climate Change and Environment leverages A.I. technology to reduce food waste by 72 per cent - or 250,000 meals – across 12 of Emaar’s commercial kitchens, revolutionising food management in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 08, 2019: Winnow, a London-based start-up, in collaboration with the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and in partnership with Emaar Hospitality Group, has officially launched its new AI-enabled product, Winnow Vision, to revolutionise food waste management in the UAE for the benefit of both businesses and consumers.
The launch follows a proof of concept phase that was launched in March 2019. Since then, the start-up has tested its product across 12 Emaar properties. One of them, the Armani Hotel ......read more
07 May 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: As the sun sets, gather your friends and family and break your fast at the Cocina Restaurant, Jannah Burj Al Sarab Hotel for an exquisite selection of delightful experiences this Holy Month of Ramadan.
Savor in a mouth-watering Iftar buffet for only AED 110 for adults and AED 55 for kids featuring authentic Arabic and International specialties with a live-cooking station, carving station, Ramadan drinks and desserts for a sweet ending to a sumptuous feast. The Iftar spread will start from sunset till 10 pm, highlighting an extraordinary culinary experience that mingles classical Ramadan favorites with extravaganza blends.
For larger groups wishing for a unique Iftar experience, Jannah Burj Al Sarab Hotel is presenting a special offer for private gatherings. Every group booking of 10 will ......read more
Entice your senses with a showreel of show-stopping delicacies
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 07.5.2019
Doors Freestyle Grill, welcomes Ramadan with an array of Iftar offerings during the holy month. The restaurant invites guests to share the ceremonial breaking of the fast with loved ones in the chic and charming setting overlooking the spellbinding iconic Dubai creek.
From sunset, guests can enjoy a delectable array of Turkish specialities and beverages with a spin, including soulful soups like Lentil soup and Chicken soup with a little twist, vibrant salads like the Eggplant salad and Pomegranate salad. For mains, diners can feast on our signature Beef Kaymak, Lamb Chops, Grilled King Prawns and other melt in the mouth premium meat cuts.
Be sure to leave some room for dessert. Trust us, you do not want to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 05, 2019: Ready, set, action: a world of Nutella is now waiting for you at VOX Cinemas in Dubai’s Mall of the Emirates!
Now that Nutella at VOX Cinemas – the Middle East’s most innovative and customer-focused exhibitor – is officially opened, cinema-goers can enjoy the beloved hazelnut spread as part of an array of sweet and savory recipes and grab-and-go options.
The offerings include a slew of delicious treats including pretzels, waffles, Holland pancakes, funnel fries, crepes and lolly waffles.
Movies aficionados can opt to indulge in the sumptuous hazelnut spread while comfortably sitting at one of the many high tables at the Nutella at VOX Cinemas venue or, alternatively, decide to enjoy their order as part of the film-watching ......read more
Levant'ish Restaurant and Sweets in Baghdad street, Al Qusais on 26 April 2019
May 04, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Levant'ish is a celebration of the rich culinary heritage of the Levant Region. Levantish will delight you with grills of Syria and Turkey, salads, sandwiches, shawarma of Lebanon, mansaf of Jordan all under one roof in a cozy ambience. Signature dishes of Levant'ish includes Adana Kebab, Iskander Kebab, Halabi kebab, Waraqa Enab with Lamb, Mansaf. The restaurant also serves a fine array of Arabian sweets like kenafah, muhalabiya and awwaamat in addition to a fine selection of cakes and pastries. As a first among the casual dining restaurants in the UAE, Levant'ish serves a 6 course tasting menu starting from just AED 69. A special set menu for Iftar will be offered during the holy month of ......read more
Serving up the wares with a side of coffee
Dubai, UAE, May 02, 2019: Launched in 2018, the homegrown brand The Edit is fast-becoming a favourite destination for judicious shoppers with it’s perfect selection of premium ready-to-wear fashion brands, accessories, beauty, home décor and art, that are sourced from all around the world. Not only can guests pop by to treat themselves or loved ones, but the ideal little sanctuary includes an artisanal coffee bar and refreshment parlour allowing guests to take a moment and to just pause, even if it is just for a few moments.
The philosophy behind The Coffee Bar is to support local businesses in the region and to create a community experience for guests to enjoy. The team source the roasted coffee from Al Serkal in Nightjar along with offering organic single-origin ......read more
Shake Shack’s Newest Limited Time Offering to Debut on Wednesday, May 1st
Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2019: Turn up the heat! Shake Shack® is excited to announce its newest item The Hot Honey Chick’n, all set to make its debut across all UAE Shacks on Wednesday, May 1st.
This limited-time burger is a new, spicy take on Shake Shack’s classic Hot Chick’n burger. It is crafted from 100% all-natural chicken breast – with no antibiotics ever - seasoned and crisped to perfection and tossed in a hot honey sauce. To add some crunch, the chicken sits atop a slaw made from crisp apples, cabbage and bits of cherry peppers, served in a pillowy potato bun.
“The Hot Honey Chick’n is the perfect blend of sweet, spicy, and cool, featuring a spicy, seasoned honey and an apple cabbage ......read more
Iftar, Suhoor, kids’ camp … and stunning beachfront views
Dubai, 24 April 2019: The Pointe at Palm Jumeirah is creating a beautiful ambiance for families to share a time of reflection and togetherness, surrounded by spectacular views, this Ramadan.
Break your fast with family and friends at Dubai’s stunning new waterfront destination with a wide selection of world cuisines and traditional culinary fare for Iftar, enjoy delectable Suhoor offerings every night, and enrol children for a fun activity camp during the Holy Month.
Iftar and Suhoor … (all prices include VAT)
• Seafood Kitchen: Savour a soup, starter, main course and dessert for AED125 per person. 6pm to 12 midnight, Sunday to Thursday; 1pm to 1am, Friday and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2019: A time to reconnect with your loved ones over delicious food. For those who would like to break their holy fast by indulging in a non-tradition Ramadan buffet, 800 Degrees Pizzeria launches an exquisite iftar menu.
Dynamite Shrimps price at AED 49 is made with perfectly crisp fried shrimp coated with dripping tangy spiced mayonnaise, and garnished with fresh spring onions on a bed of crunchy Romaine lettuce. If this is not enticing enough, 800 Degrees is also offering an Italian favorite, Pollo alla Cacciation price at AED 69 for the main course, this hearty traditional Italian stew is cooked with chicken, mushrooms, red capsicum, olives and capers to create a Mediterranean-inspired flavor bomb. It is served with a side of creamy and silky smooth mashed potatoes.
No meal is complete ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 23, 2019: GODIVA Chocolatier, the global leader in premium chocolate, has announced the appointment of Olivier de Mendez as President, UK and MENAT (the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey), effective immediately. In this new role, de Mendez will lead GODIVA’s expansion across this important and diverse geography by taking the iconic brand’s Belgian craftsmanship and premium chocolate into new products and categories, accelerating distribution channels, entering new markets, and leveraging global insights to build upon the great success of GODIVA Cafés throughout the region.
de Mendez joins GODIVA with more than 25 years of expertise in retail, F&B, and customer experience as well as strong global leadership. He has successfully led international businesses in accelerating ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - April 23, 2019: Swissotel Al Ghurair is all set for the Holy Month with special Ramadan offers that is bound to satiate each diner’s palate with Liwan restaurant serving traditional Arabic and International cuisine and Shayan plating an Iranian offering
LIWAN RESTAURANT, SWISSOTEL AL GHURAIR
Ramadan diners visiting Liwan restaurant have a chance to indulge in an all-you-can-eat Iftar option that will feature a blend of Arabic, Mediterranean, Indian and International buffet selection every day for AED 169 per person.
Starting from the sunset to 9:00 pm, patrons can indulge in a selection of Arabic cuisine featuring hot and cold mezzes, salads, Dolmas a wide range of succulent meat cooked to perfection, Lamb Ouzi, sushi counter and all-time favourites such as umm ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (April 22, 2019) - Indulge in an authentic Arabian dining experience this Ramadan at the award-winning hotel apartments, Arjaan by Rotana.
Welcoming the holy month, Arjaan by Rotana invites guests to experience the traditions of Ramadan with an array of authentic Iftar offerings, live entertainment, family attractions and corporate packages. Set in the sophisticated Cilantro, the restaurant offers an extensive buffet spread showcasing hot and cold mezze, salads, mixed grills, Middle Eastern specialities and classic desserts, in addition to offering Ramadan’s famous beverages. Iftar buffet will be priced at AED 149 per person. Children from the age of 6 to 12 years can enjoy Iftar for AED 59 only, while children under six dine for free.
For larger groups wishing for a unique Iftar ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2019: Celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan with Marks & Spencer’s bespoke range of premium baskets filled with sweet treats guaranteed to delight family and friends alike.
With stunning hampers filled with the finest handpicked gourmet treats from around the world, including mouth-watering Cocoa Dusted Liquid Salted Caramels and creamy Dulce De Leche Truffles, The Ultimate Gold Collection is the perfect gift for loved ones and is sure to impress.
For the true chocolate lover, the Taste of Switzerland Gift Bag is the sweetest gift to give – and is filled with a superior selection of rich and exquisitely wrapped Swiss chocolates, including smooth Swiss Milk Chocolate Disks and a Swiss Extra Fine White Chocolate Mountain Bar.
Better still, this Ramadan you can create a custom-made ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2019: Experience the Holy Month at the popular tent set-up at Rosewood Abu Dhabi accompanied by harmonious tunes by the lovely duo Khalid & Razan on the Oud and Kanoon
Rosewood Abu Dhabi brings another spectacular season of Ramadan treats to all celebrating the Holy Month in the capital.
A memorable journey of rich flavors awaits guests breaking their fast at the popular Sambusek Tent, where families, friends and large groups can enjoy a hearty Iftar buffet that includes all the traditional favorites from local, regional and international cuisines. With the perfect setting overlooking the stunning waters of the Arabian Gulf and live entertainment featuring melodic sounds by kanoon and oud duo, Khalid & Razan, this venue is a favorite among many Abu Dhabi residents to enjoy the rest of the ......read more
Iftar along the Silk Route at The Courtyard and Boulevard Kitchen in Manzil Downtown
Dubai, UAE, April 15, 2019: In a history of trade routes that connects the East and West, Manzil Downtown takes you along The Silk route by land through an unforgettable Iftar. The Iftar featuring an inspiring spread of cuisines from across Europe, Asia and Africa will be on offer. Connect with different traditions and witness the influence of the routes on your Iftar table.
Set in a contemporary Arabesque lounge and courtyard, enjoy an exquisite menu, parade along with live-cooking stops whilst the strings of the instrument plays to the sounds of your journey.
Date: 5 May to 4 June 2019
Time: Sunset to 10.00pm
Price: Adults (12 years and above): AED 195 per person and AED 175 per person for groups of 20 people and more; Children (6 to ......read more
Shake Shack® partners with local artists to bring a burst of color and flavor to five Shacks across Dubai
Dubai – April 10, 2019 – Shake Shack® is bringing together the best of food and art in Dubai by transforming five Shacks into creative zones where diners can enjoy burgers and vibrant art created by local artists based in the UAE.
Shake Shack® worked with curator, artist and visual art director of ArtPaintingLAB, Samira Saliba to identify talented artists who would like to showcase their work to diners. The collaboration with local artists aims to support the art community by encouraging them to display their pop culture-inspired art pieces and engage with the community in a fun and informal setting. Each of these artists bring their unique style and personality to the five ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 09, 2019: With Ramadan just around the corner, DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island is hosting its annual Ramadan Iftar in a warm and familiar setting at Meze restaurant. Experience traditional Middle Eastern hospitality at this Turkish restaurant that serves vibrant flavors, including fresh mezze platters and much more.
Take on a trip inspired by the beautiful colors and tastes of the orient’s spice markets. Enjoy great food in a stunning setting and spacious terrace with its panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf.
Priced at AED130 per person, Ramadan Iftar at Meze is an ideal social affair and can be shared and enjoyed with family, colleagues and friends alike. This sumptuous feast is also inclusive of non-alcoholic drinks, coffee and tea.
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan ......read more
June 02, 2019 - Dubai
Sumo Sushi & Bento is welcoming two new off-menu dishes for a limited time across all Sumo outlets. With the addition of Keihaku Roll and Enkei Chicken/Wagyu, guests can now indulge in more delectable items throughout the month of June.
Drizzled with Sumo’s signature sauce, guests can try Keihaku Roll, made with avocado, shrimp tempura, cream cheese and crispy crab filled sushi roll; topped with unagi and crispy tempura. While Enkei holds enoki mushrooms, asparagus, carrots and capsicum wrapped in your choice of tender mouthwatering ......read more
By Dana Hamwi – Expert Nutritionist for Choithrams Ramadan Campaign
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 26, 2019: Healthy eating starts with choosing the right ingredients. It is easier to make a nutritious meal if your kitchen is already stocked with amazing seasonal produce, affordable proteins, and healthy whole grains.
Be careful when you're grocery shopping, as it is pretty easy to get carried away by convenient frozen meals and delicious looking pre-packaged sweets. This commonly happens when a variety of chocolate bars and candies are waiting for you at the ......read more
May 01, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
With the onset of the summer season, Sumo Sushi & Bento’s culinary experts have created two new dishes using the season’s fresh, healthy and delicious ingredients. Guests can now try the new combination of the Tsunami Crispy Salmon roll and Maitake Tofu dish at any of the Sumo Sushi & Bento outlets or just place an order via the mobile app.
Bursting with flavor, the Tsunami Crispy Salmon is filled with crispy crab, tamago, salmon and covered in crispy tempura, tobiko, spicy mayo and the signature tare sauce. The perfectly simmered ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 25, 2019: This Ramadan celebrate breaking your fast with an Indian twist from Bombay Bungalow. Enjoy the stunning sunset in the beach setting and enjoy the set A La Carte curated menu. Fresh fruits and Dates platter to break the fast, guests can also enjoy dishes such as the Assorted Kebab and Tikka platter, Tadka Dhal or a vegetarian option of Stir-Fried Greens to name a few, with a dessert platter served to complete the meal. Bombay Bungalow incorporates traditional Indian and a range of international ingredients without compromising the quality and taste of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 09, 2019: Bringing famed delicacies from North Indian cuisine, the culinary team at Purani Dilli, Four Points by Sheraton, Downtown (Bur Dubai) has created a lavish menu for guests to commemorate the Holy Month. Priced at AED 95, the iftar spread features a Juice Counter serving Roh Afza, Jallab, Karkade, Qamaradeen, as well as fresh juices with an assortment of nuts and dried fruits. Drawing inspiration from Emirati and Indian favourites, the salad bar offers a choice of Hummus, Moutabel, Fattoush, along with Chana chaat, Fruit chat among other varieties. Also ......read more
New ready-to-drink Frappuccino Matcha Tea with single origin Japanese green matcha will excite tea lovers’ taste buds and their Insta feeds
Dubai, UAE, April 08, 2019: Great news for tea lovers – Starbucks is adding the first ever tea variety to its hugely popular ready-to-drink Frappuccino range. Starbucks Frappuccino Matcha Tea features the delicate flavours of single origin Japanese green matcha tea carefully blended with silky fresh milk. The result? A deliciously creamy and colourful drink bursting with fun, flavour and plenty of personality. It’s also ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 08, 2019: With the Holy month of Ramadhan just around the corner, Chefs at Yalumba have put together an elaborate Iftar buffet. Drawing inspiration from the culinary culture of the Middle East, the special Iftar buffet at Yalumba offers a delicious variety of traditional favourites. Bringing live cooking stations, guests can enjoy Meat Kibbeh, Katayef, among other Middle Eastern favourites. Head to Yalumba with your family or colleagues for an evening of traditional delicacies paired with a mouthwatering array of desserts, making your Iftar truly ......read more
Real-time success celebrated at mega industry fair with multibillion-dollar onsite orders and huge business potential
The world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition attracted more than 100,000 visitors from 200 plus countries
Gulfood hailed as the ‘most important trade show in the world’
Dubai, UAE – 4 April 2019: Gulfood 2019, the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition, ended its 24th run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) with major alliance breakthroughs and multibillion-dollar export deals ......read more
The leading dairy cooperative has expanded its reach in the Kingdom, opening up access to its nutritious products
3 April 2019: FrieslandCampina, one of the world’s leading and largest dairy cooperatives, today launched a new national headquarters in Saudi Arabia. Following 60 years of success in the Kingdom, the new site represents further growth for FrieslandCampina in the country and the evolution of its operational structure to deliver effective, more consumer-centric services across KSA.
Specifically, the new headquarters will enable FrieslandCampina to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 02, 2019: Marks & Spencer is proud to announce the launch of its new vegan-friendly Plant Kitchen range. Available in stores now, Plant Kitchen is a brand-new selection of delicious meat and dairy-free plant based fresh meals, salads and snacks, using plant proteins and are 100% tasty!
The range includes everything from favourite comfort food such as crispy Cauliflower Popcorn with a spicy Buffalo dip and a flavourful Mushroom Pie, to healthy meals like the Asian Super Grains Bowl and a Roasted Vegetable & Avocado Sandwich, packed with nutritious ......read more
New Grill Menu with signature Jones the Grocer dishes like dry-aged Australian Black Angus tomahawk and Wagyu Burger
Dubai, UAE, April 02, 2019: The long wait for fresh, natural and wholesome gourmet food is finally over with Jones the Grocer officially opening its doors at Dubai Mall on the 26th March 2019. Diners can relish their favourite food at this first restaurant to be opened in partnership with Al-Futtaim.
True to its ethos of gourmet food for everyday living, this exquisitely designed store features a theatre kitchen, bakery, patisserie, artisan cheese and charcuterie ......read more
April 02, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
For the first-time ever in the UAE, Sumo Sushi & Bento introduces Lobster as the latest seasonal ingredient to their extensive menu with limited-edition dishes. As an exclusive addition for the month of April, the new ingredient will now be available in two exciting selections - Oman Lobster Crunch Roll and the Lobster Fried Rice.
The new main course items created by the culinary team at Sumo Sushi & Bento features lobster prepared and paired in a variety of ways.
Oman Lobster Crunch: A decadent roll stuffed ......read more
by Banin Shahine, Nutrition Manager at Fitness First Middle East
Dubai, UAE, April 01, 2019: When it comes to nutrition our brains are receptive to everything good and bad. Your gut is known as your ‘second brain’, meaning your daily intake of bacteria, fats, glucose and water can directly affect your mental health.
Here, Banin Shahine, Nutrition Manager at Fitness First Middle East, details how mood disorders often start in the gut.
THE BRAIN AND GUT BACTERIA
Your brain and gut are in sync - the two are connected by the nervous ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 30, 2019: LuLu, the largest hypermarket chain in the region, unveiled its annual Food Carnival, a two-week food festival that highlights a wide variety of special offers and culinary delights inspired from flavours around the world. The food fest features great discounts on food products and an exciting series of cooking competitions across the UAE until 7th April 2019.
More than a great shopping experience, customers can participate in cooking competitions in different categories, such as vegetarian and non-vegetarian dish cooking, ......read more
Purani Dilli at Four Points by Sheraton, Downtown - Mankhool is bringing a special 10-day feast in April
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2019: It sure is difficult to resist the tantalizing flavours of piping hot kebabs, straight from a red-hot charcoal grill or the invigorating aroma of biryani! Bringing kebabs and biryani’s inspired from royal Mughal kitchens, Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai – Mankhool has planned a 10-day feast at Purani Dilli from April 1st to 10th 2019, celebrating the rich diversity of biryanis and kebabs, making it just in time for International kebab ......read more
March 26, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: With an already extensive menu of more than 100 delicious dishes and refreshing beverage selections, Sumo Sushi & Bento is adding over a dozen more innovative new menu items this season.
Now available at all 11 restaurant locations, the new menu items include innovative and healthy additions to drinks, entrées, sushi rolls, poke bowls, noodles and desserts. And, just as Sumo has done for almost 19 years, every menu item is made using only the freshest of ingredients.
Featuring new options from light appetizers like the beetroot-soaked salmon, named ......read more
Number of SKUs Online by end of 2019 – 60,000
Home delivery to include Abu Dhabi and Ras Al Khaimah
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2019: Amidst a series of unique promotions and offers, Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE revealed that it expects AED 30 Million Sales in 2019, with more than 60,000 SKUs from its web store and online partners. The retail pioneer also listed previous year online sales as AED 15.8 Million from the web store and online partners, while expecting to outdo themselves this year by nearly double the previous year sales ......read more
Huge Business Interest Generated During the Visit
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2019: Invest Northern Ireland invited Al Maya Group to visit Belfast in Northern Ireland and arranged meetings with leading companies dealing in FMCG / Food products. The visit of Al Maya to Belfast was the follow up on last visit and also after the Gulfood 2019. Al Maya’s delegation was headed by Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director. During the visit of the delegation Mr Kamal Vachani also met Mr Alastair Hamilton, CEO, Invest Northern Ireland and discussed the ways to ......read more
An increase of AED 35 Million compared to 2017
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: Union Coop, UAE’s largest Consumer Cooperative revealed that the value of its UAE agricultural products in 2018 amounted to AED 79 Million, an increase of AED 35 Million compared to 2017, pointing out that supporting and encouraging agriculture stems from its core objective to establish a sustainable agricultural environment with enhanced stock and food security.
Talking about how Union Coop has been supporting UAE’s agro-economy, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop ......read more
Winners for the Egg Class Competition and Middle East Young Chef of the Year Awards revealed
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019 – Winners of the Egg Class Competition and the Middle East Young Chef of the Year Award were announced at the recently concluded ExpoCulinaire 2019. Traditionally held within the Gulfood exhibition, ExpoCulinaire is a series of culinary competitions accompanied by a trade event that is dedicated specifically to the culinary community.
The awards for the Egg Class Competition and the Middle East Young Chef of the Year Award competitions were sponsored ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2019: To all the Mothers out there, this one is for you. 800 Degrees Pizzeria is treating Mothers to our irresistibly delicious specialty pizzas or pastas free on March 21st. Bring your mother the tastiest gift ever on the house.
When- 21st March 2019
Where- 800 Degrees Pizzeria
Branch- Mall of the Emirates & Me'aisem city centre.
19 March 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: LuLu, the largest hypermarket chain in the region, launched its annual British food festival “Food is Great Britain: Truly British, Truly Delicious”. The week-long fest highlights a wide variety of food products imported from the UK, which is available at great discounts from 18th to 26th March 2019.
The launch event was inaugurated by H.E Patrick Moody, British Ambassador to the UAE, at LuLu Hypermarket at World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi, in the presence of LuLu Group Chairman and Managing Director Yusuff Ali M.A, other top officials, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2019: Celebrate Easter in style with Marks & Spencer’s luxurious chocolate eggs and delicious hot cross buns. Choose from the mouth-watering 1 kg Swiss Chocolate Bennet Bunny, the all-time favourite Caramel Eggs or the Made Without Dairy Dark Chocolate Egg, there’s something to satisfy any sweet tooth.
But it’s not just about the eggs this Easter. Marks & Spencer’s range of hot cross buns are some of its most tempting yet. From the famous Luxury Hot Cross Buns, filled with plump raisins and spices, to a gluten free ......read more
Enjoy six of the best every Thursday at Dubai’s new waterfront destination
Dubai, UAE, 18 March 2019: Enjoy a lively girls’ night out with a twist at The Pointe at Palm Jumeirah – Dubai’s dynamic new waterfront dining, entertainment and leisure destination. Ladies, go restaurant hopping with the girls and sample an array of distinct cuisines, complimentary drinks and dining discounts every Thursday until 30 April.
Hop across six unique venues – Seafood Kitchen, Asian District, Fitzroy, Fat Chow, La Palapa and Mama Pho – ......read more
Dubai, UAE – March 07, 2019: Gearing up for International Women’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day and not sure where to go? Beastro is the ultimate place to be during the month of March, as the comfort food restaurant will be hosting a special night on 8th March to celebrate the great women in our lives, as well as a green themed night on 17th March for St. Patrick’s Day to celebrate like the Irish do!
Here are some of Beastro’s special happenings during International Women’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day: