Maison Kayser: La France a New York

Bread & Bakeries | USA

USA

August 05, 2018

Maison Kayser: La France a New York

Bread & Bakeries

August 05, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

Exporting the French culture to New York, Maison Kayser is your local French bakery away from home. Serving authentic…

Fairfax: When Simple Things Make You Happy, An Enjoyable Breakfast in New York

Breakfast & Coffee | USA

USA

April 04, 2018

Fairfax: When Simple Things Make You Happy, An Enjoyable Breakfast in New York

Breakfast & Coffee

April 04, 2018 | Recommended | USA

Part of the same group called “Happy Hospitality,” Fairfax is another perfection like its siblings,…

Contact Info: Fairfax

Phone Number: +1 212-933-1824

Address: 234 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10014, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-933-1824

Address: 234 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10014, USA [ view ]

The Brunch: The Prozac of Technology

Appliances

July 20, 2017

The Brunch: The Prozac of Technology

Appliances

July 20, 2017

The Brunch is a series of consumer products that celebrate the mundane. Sometimes it's ok to appreciate things the…

Bread Basket Square Becomes Taqa

Bread & Bakeries | Beirut

Beirut

June 20, 2017

Bread Basket Square Becomes Taqa

Bread & Bakeries

June 20, 2017 | News | Beirut

In 2015, I wrote about Soumaya, founder of Bread Basket Square, a healthy wheat-free bakery... Today, BBS starts a…

Breads Bakery: New York's Best Bread and Extravagant Croissant

Bread & Bakeries | USA

USA

April 28, 2017

Breads Bakery: New York's Best Bread and Extravagant Croissant

Bread & Bakeries

April 28, 2017 | Breakfast & Coffee | USA

Your journey starts before you even walk in. Stop at Breads Bakery window and gaze at a tray of rolled chocolate…

Boulangerie Beurre: Passionately Handmade Bread in Beirut

Bread & Bakeries | Beirut

Beirut

March 20, 2017

Boulangerie Beurre: Passionately Handmade Bread in Beirut

Bread & Bakeries

March 20, 2017 | Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut

Picture this: a full bodied, dense, warm and moist piece of bread with a thin and crunchy crust... I delved into one,…

George's New York: American Style Diner Food

Breakfast & Coffee | USA

USA

January 31, 2017

George's New York: American Style Diner Food

Breakfast & Coffee

January 31, 2017 | Restaurants | USA

Whilst researching online for a place to have a good breakfast, I found George's. Down in the Financial District it's…

Restaurant Fawzi: Back for Some Good Lebanese Food

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Lebanon

Lebanon

January 16, 2017

Restaurant Fawzi: Back for Some Good Lebanese Food

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

January 16, 2017 | Recommended | Lebanon

It has been two years since I last visited Fawzi up in Faqra... I remember the food  as being good and most…

Contact Info: Restaurant Fawzi, Rabaet Tilal el Assal

Phone Number: +9613406575

Address: Faqra Main Road towards Mzaar, Kfardebian, Keserwan, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +9613406575

Address: Faqra Main Road towards Mzaar, Kfardebian, Keserwan, Lebanon [ view ]

Kahwet el Mandaloun: A New Favorite Place

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Mount Lebanon

Mount Lebanon

January 12, 2017

Kahwet el Mandaloun: A New Favorite Place

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

January 12, 2017 | Recommended | Mount Lebanon

Close your eyes and travel back in time to when old Mercedes taxis used to glide round Beirut, to when Martyr's Square…

Contact Info: Al Mandaloun Beach Club

Phone Number: +961 3 405060

Address: Seaside road, facing Zess Restaurant, Behind the Fishermen Port, Dbayeh, Metn, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 3 405060

Address: Seaside road, facing Zess Restaurant, Behind the Fishermen Port, Dbayeh, Metn, Lebanon [ view ]

Nutella Burger at McDonald's Italy - Only

Chocolate

November 19, 2016

Nutella Burger at McDonald's Italy - Only

Chocolate

November 19, 2016 | News

Sweety con Nutella is two sweet buns holding a hearty serving of creamy Nutella, oozing in chocolatey goodness with…

An a-z of Breads From Around the World

Bread & Bakeries

October 13, 2016

An a-z of Breads From Around the World

Bread & Bakeries

October 13, 2016 | News

Sandwich, accompaniment, dip or toast, there’s always room on the table for bread – wherever you are in the…

Oasis Saint Charbel: The Famous Mankoushe and Flatbread

Bread & Bakeries | Lebanon

Lebanon

September 09, 2016

Oasis Saint Charbel: The Famous Mankoushe and Flatbread

Bread & Bakeries

September 09, 2016 | Breakfast & Coffee | Lebanon

Sometimes good food is found in unexpected places... Next to St. Charbel Annaya, is a restaurant/cafe that has one…

Contact Info: Oasis Saint Charbel

Phone Number: +961 9 760241

Address: St Charbel Convent, Mar Charbel Road, Aannaya, Jbeil District, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 9 760241

Address: St Charbel Convent, Mar Charbel Road, Aannaya, Jbeil District, Lebanon [ view ]

Brighten Up Your Mornings with Toasteroid

Food Gadgets

August 18, 2016

Brighten Up Your Mornings with Toasteroid

Food Gadgets

August 18, 2016

Make a cartoon toast in the likeness of your kids’ favourite character, leave an edible reminder to your…

Poilane: Known to be Paris' Best Bread

Bread & Bakeries | France

France

June 15, 2016

Poilane: Known to be Paris' Best Bread

Bread & Bakeries

June 15, 2016 | Recommended | France

Moist, fresh, tender and still enjoyable 48 hours after production, Poilane's bread is unique. Lionel Poilâne,…

InfoGraphic: Bake Your Bread at Home

Spotted Stories

May 30, 2016

InfoGraphic: Bake Your Bread at Home

Spotted Stories

May 30, 2016

Bake some bread at home, easy steps for beginners. Try it and let us know what comes out of it!   Baking…

You Love Pizza? Here's 40 Delicious Ways To Eat It!

News

April 15, 2016

You Love Pizza? Here's 40 Delicious Ways To Eat It!

News

April 15, 2016

Food Republic brings us another tasty infographic and this time starring the beloved pizza, The infographic lists…

Abou Arab: The Famous Tasty "Kaaka Asrouniya"

Breakfast & Coffee | Lebanon

Lebanon

March 28, 2016

Abou Arab: The Famous Tasty "Kaaka Asrouniya"

Breakfast & Coffee

March 28, 2016 | Street Food | Lebanon

Today, like once every other month, I stop at Abou Arab. The place has become very famous lately with dozens of…

Love with Dominique Ansel...

Spotted Stories

February 13, 2016

Love with Dominique Ansel...

Spotted Stories

February 13, 2016

Cronut creator is celebrating love his own way... Pastry genius Dominique Ansel created a melonpan shaped like…

Crepaway Goes Off Course with a New Menu

American | Middle East

Middle East

January 24, 2016

Crepaway Goes Off Course with a New Menu

American

January 24, 2016 | Restaurants | Middle East

"You are invited on a secret mission..." This is how it started. A card with my name on it arrived with a top-secret…

Contact Info: Crepaway

Phone Number: +961 9 637638

Address: Sahel Alma, Jounieh Highway, Keserwan, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 9 637638

Address: Sahel Alma, Jounieh Highway, Keserwan, Lebanon [ view ]

When Disney Characters Meet Food Art

Spotted Stories

January 09, 2016

When Disney Characters Meet Food Art

Spotted Stories

January 09, 2016

Graphic designer Erin Jang has put together an attractive collection of food art featuring some of our favorite Disney…

Slice Chocolate is Now a Thing

Chocolate

December 15, 2015

Slice Chocolate is Now a Thing

Chocolate

December 15, 2015 | News

Did you know that Slice Chocolate is now a thing... Bourbon, a Japan-based company, has started to sell chocolate…

Swap One Food to Another - Will Help You Shed Some Weight

News

November 08, 2015

Swap One Food to Another - Will Help You Shed Some Weight

News

November 08, 2015

If you're looking to lose some weight before Christmas follow this infographic by Get Slimmer Guide which will show you…

Something Magical Happens When Bread Meets Cheese!

Spotted Stories

October 06, 2015

Something Magical Happens When Bread Meets Cheese!

Spotted Stories

October 06, 2015

When the weather starts changing and fall starts welcoming winter,  I get all excited for home gatherings with…

Jikka Bread Basket: Design Meets Function

Bread & Bakeries

September 12, 2015

Jikka Bread Basket: Design Meets Function

Bread & Bakeries

September 12, 2015 | Food Gadgets

Organic, recyclable and beautiful to look at, Marijana Dzambo designed the Jikka Bread Basket that's minimalistic in…

What's in the World's Most Expensive Grilled Cheese Sandwich?

Spotted Stories

June 14, 2015

What's in the World's Most Expensive Grilled Cheese Sandwich?

Spotted Stories

June 14, 2015

Would you pay $214 for a cheese sandwich? Maybe not... but would you would be curious to know what's inside it right?…

Toast the 2015 Way

Spotted Stories

June 06, 2015

Toast the 2015 Way

Spotted Stories

June 06, 2015

What’s the best thing since sliced bread? Sliced and toasted bread... and at the same time... Inventor Colin…

Chichakli Zghorta: Unique Fatayer with a Zesty Character

Tasty Discoveries | Lebanon

Lebanon

May 12, 2015

Chichakli Zghorta: Unique Fatayer with a Zesty Character

Tasty Discoveries

May 12, 2015 | Lebanon

It doesn't look like or feel like a normal fatira, but this is something you have to try. A golden-colored originally…

Labneh To Become More Popular in the UK

News

April 30, 2015

Labneh To Become More Popular in the UK

News

April 30, 2015

Nomadic, an Irish company, is bringing its Labneh to the UK retail market. The company believes that people in the UK…

You're Not You When You're Hungry

News

April 24, 2015

You're Not You When You're Hungry

News

April 24, 2015

Adweek: For a campaign that's five years old, Snickers' "You're Not You When You're Hungry" is having quite the…

Anyone Fancy a Chanel Pancake Bag? Or Maybe Another Brand?

News

April 09, 2015

Anyone Fancy a Chanel Pancake Bag? Or Maybe Another Brand?

News

April 09, 2015

Canadian-born, New York-based artist, Chloe Wise has recreated some of the fashion industry’s most emblematic…

Tahinov Hats: Armenian Wonders from Ichkhanian Bakery

Recommended | Lebanon

Lebanon

April 03, 2015

Tahinov Hats: Armenian Wonders from Ichkhanian Bakery

Recommended

April 03, 2015 | Tasty Discoveries | Lebanon

I remember trying a dessert at Batchig last year, something called Tahinov Hats - baked bread mixed with tahina (sesame…

Contact Info: Ichkhanian

Phone Number: +961 1 375178

Address: Hussein Beyhum Street, Zoukak El Blate Beirut, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 1 375178

Address: Hussein Beyhum Street, Zoukak El Blate Beirut, Lebanon [ view ]

The Breakfast Buffet at Al Mandaloun Dbayeh

Breakfast & Coffee | Mount Lebanon

Mount Lebanon

March 23, 2015

The Breakfast Buffet at Al Mandaloun Dbayeh

Breakfast & Coffee

March 23, 2015 | Recommended | Mount Lebanon

How amazing it is to start your day on positive notes. Fresh vibes with some jazz music playing in the background will…

Contact Info: Al Mandaloun Dbayeh

Phone Number: +961 4 545411

Address: Dbayeh Internal Road, Metn, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 4 545411

Address: Dbayeh Internal Road, Metn, Lebanon [ view ]

Produce your Fresh Baguettes at Home

Appliances

March 22, 2015

Produce your Fresh Baguettes at Home

Appliances

March 22, 2015

With Moulinex Home Bread Baguette, please the whole family with crisp golden baguettes! Thanks to the baguette…

Le Relais: Memories of our Childhood

International Cuisine | Lebanon

Lebanon

March 17, 2015

Le Relais: Memories of our Childhood

International Cuisine

March 17, 2015 | Restaurants | Lebanon

If I want to recall a restaurant from my childhood days, it has to be Le Relais. A restaurant, one of the first to open…

Contact Info: Le Relais

Phone Number: +961 9 951351

Address: Klayaat Main Road, Keserwan, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 9 951351

Address: Klayaat Main Road, Keserwan, Lebanon [ view ]

The Grill Room: Meat has a Fine Dining Address

Grill&BBQ | Lebanon

Lebanon

February 20, 2015

The Grill Room: Meat has a Fine Dining Address

Grill&BBQ

February 20, 2015 | Recommended | Lebanon

I was here for the new menu's launch and promised to come back for a detailed review. So here I am, just a few weeks…

Contact Info: The Grill Room

Phone Number: +961 1 761000

Address: Four Seasons Hotel Beirut, 1418 Professor Wafic Sinno Avenue, 2020 4107, Minet El Hosn, Beirut, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 1 761000

Address: Four Seasons Hotel Beirut, 1418 Professor Wafic Sinno Avenue, 2020 4107, Minet El Hosn, Beirut, Lebanon [ view ]

A Recommended Discovery: Bread Basket

Bread & Bakeries | North Lebanon

North Lebanon

January 28, 2015

A Recommended Discovery: Bread Basket

Bread & Bakeries

January 28, 2015 | Tasty Discoveries | North Lebanon

Eight AM, an early morning start in the Northern capital of country, a city I'm in love with. For a while, fate hasn't…

No More Burnt Toast

Appliances

December 29, 2014

No More Burnt Toast

Appliances

December 29, 2014 | Food Gadgets

This is one of those things that you wonder why you didn't come up with it before... Waching the behind the scenes…

Spread That: An Award Winning Gadget This Year

Food Gadgets

December 20, 2014

Spread That: An Award Winning Gadget This Year

Food Gadgets

December 20, 2014

SpreadTHAT! Advanced Butter Knife is an ingenious design that uses the warmth of your hand to make short work of cold…

Bar Tartine: A Heaven for Garlic and Onions Lovers

International Cuisine | Mount Lebanon

Mount Lebanon

December 18, 2014

Bar Tartine: A Heaven for Garlic and Onions Lovers

International Cuisine

December 18, 2014 | Restaurants | Mount Lebanon

Here I am back at Bar Tartine, which recently opened in Dbayeh, for dinner. Last time I passed by it was for a casual,…

Contact Info: Bar Tartine Dbayeh

Phone Number: +961 71 918999

Address: Dbayeh internal road, Mont-Liban, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 71 918999

Address: Dbayeh internal road, Mont-Liban, Lebanon [ view ]

Some of the Finest Artisan Bakers in Lebanon

Tasty Discoveries | Middle East

Middle East

August 20, 2014

Some of the Finest Artisan Bakers in Lebanon

Tasty Discoveries

August 20, 2014 | Middle East

Bread has always been the most basic and homely of foods. Yet what was once a daily tradition is rapidly becoming a…

Taste&Flavors: The Best of Artisan Bread in Lebanon

Bread & Bakeries

August 19, 2014

Taste&Flavors: The Best of Artisan Bread in Lebanon

Bread & Bakeries

August 19, 2014 | Press

Bread has always been the most basic and homely of foods. Yet what was once a daily tradition is rapidly becoming a…

Pharrell Williams's Creates His Own Burger

News

August 13, 2014

Pharrell Williams's Creates His Own Burger

News

August 13, 2014

Add chef to various talents that Pharrell Williams has been showing lately - a singer, actor, designer artist is there…

A Crash-Course in Knife Anatomy

Spotted Stories

August 01, 2014

A Crash-Course in Knife Anatomy

Spotted Stories

August 01, 2014

With all the books and blogs dedicated to the art of food, most focus exclusively on recipes. But while ingredients…

Most Expensive Bread Loaf Made With Champagne and Gold

News

July 26, 2014

Most Expensive Bread Loaf Made With Champagne and Gold

News

July 26, 2014

A baker in Wrexham has made what he believes to be Britain's most expensive bread, for people with the extra dough.…

Subway: Why Lebanon Hasn’t Taken to Subway... I Like It

Street Food | Beirut

Beirut

July 20, 2014

Subway: Why Lebanon Hasn’t Taken to Subway... I Like It

Street Food

July 20, 2014 | Beirut

I'm not sure why our country hasn’t taken to Subway. The restaurant’s food is fresh, fulfilling and…

Enjoy a Chic Picnic in Paris - All You Have to Do is Show Up

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

July 17, 2014

Enjoy a Chic Picnic in Paris - All You Have to Do is Show Up

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

July 17, 2014 | Spotted Stories

Indulge in a gourmet picnic in Paris and you don't have to lift a finger, cos the chic part of the experience is that…

Roger le Boulanger: The Excellence of an Artisan Baker

Recommended | Beirut

Beirut

July 12, 2014

Roger le Boulanger: The Excellence of an Artisan Baker

Recommended

July 12, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Beirut

Waking up every day at 6am to prepare the dough, mix it, carve and bake it... Roger spends all his day…

Boulangerie Paul: Baking French Quality Since 2002

Spotted Stories | Lebanon

Lebanon

July 10, 2014

Boulangerie Paul: Baking French Quality Since 2002

Spotted Stories

July 10, 2014 | Lebanon

Who doesn't know Paul? This famous cafe that opened at the entrance of Gemmayze more than a decade ago. In 2002, a…

Contact Info: Paul, Beirut

Phone Number: +961-1-570 170

Address: Gemmayze Street, Saifi, Beirut, Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961-1-570 170

Address: Gemmayze Street, Saifi, Beirut, Lebanon [ view ]

The French Bakery: A Compilation of Rich Aromas and Flavors

Spotted Stories | Middle East

Middle East

July 08, 2014

The French Bakery: A Compilation of Rich Aromas and Flavors

Spotted Stories

July 08, 2014 | Middle East

Twenty-one years ago, only three years after the Lebanese Civil War ended, a woman had an idea... There was a need in…

Now I Know Why People are In love with Bread Repulic

Bread & Bakeries | Beirut

Beirut

July 06, 2014

Now I Know Why People are In love with Bread Repulic

Bread & Bakeries

July 06, 2014 | Desserts & Sweets | Beirut

Bread Republic, this popular bakery is indeed a place to visit and discover... So here I am on a mission to find the…

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