Guacamole Cheese: Yes Cheese!

Spotted Stories

May 03, 2019

Spotted Stories

Guacamole Cheese: Yes Cheese!

Meet the Amanti Guacamole Cheese. Yes it's green, made with a blend of avocados, lime juice, tomato, onion, chili, and garlic, this guacamole cheese has taken how we enjoy our Tortilla chips on a…

May 03, 2019

Recommended: Breakfast at The Radisson Collection, Hotel Royal Copenhagen

Breakfast & Coffee | Copenhagen Europe

Europe

February 23, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Recommended: Breakfast at The Radisson Collection, Hotel Royal Copenhagen

Bravo! Bravo! Bravo! Endless choices of food, presented on a beautiful upscale buffet, in a great restaurant blending perfection, design, and style altogether. Nordic class at its finest... I was…

February 23, 2019 | Hotels | Copenhagen

Five Guys: I Love this Burger

American | Paris France Europe

France

January 31, 2019

American

Five Guys: I Love this Burger

I’ve called it my favorite fast food burger, I’ve tried it in every city I’ve visited and today am enjoying this American burger in the heart of Paris. Five Guys is an icon of…

January 31, 2019 | Burgers | Paris

Baron Beirut: It’s Magical, Simply Magical...

International Cuisine | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

January 20, 2019

International Cuisine

Baron Beirut: It’s Magical, Simply Magical...

I feel sad that it didn’t happen to visit Baron before; confident to be good, Baron has no signboard and it’s hidden in the tiny streets of Mar Mikhael. Being the talk of the town for the…

January 20, 2019 | Recommended | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Deli Bros Fine Foods: A Must Experience at Frankfurt Airport

Airports | Germany Europe

Europe

January 13, 2019

Airports

Deli Bros Fine Foods: A Must Experience at Frankfurt Airport

At Frankfurt airport Terminal 1B, Deli Bros Fine Foods caught my attention: with its open kitchen and rich aromas haunting the airport, I stopped for an early lunch. It was only 10:15 in the…

January 13, 2019 | International Cuisine | Germany

Breakfast at the Movenpick Hotel Beirut

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 15, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at the Movenpick Hotel Beirut

Serving breakfast “with a view,” The Mövenpick Beirut is one of the country’s five-star hotels located on the beautiful blue Mediterranean. Come early and grab one of the three…

December 15, 2018 | Hotels | Beirut

Via Roma: Delicious Breakfast on an Early Sunday Morning in Antelias

Bread & Bakeries | Antelias Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

November 18, 2018

Bread & Bakeries

Via Roma: Delicious Breakfast on an Early Sunday Morning in Antelias

Other than serving a delicious dinner, Via Roma, the Italian restaurant and bakery of Antelias also welcomes you for breakfast. Eggs, avocado toast, yogurt and pizzas, the choices are enough to…

November 18, 2018 | Breakfast & Coffee | Antelias

Hey Terras: Diner on the Canale in Amsterdam

International Cuisine | Amsterdam Holland Europe

Holland

May 12, 2018

International Cuisine

Hey Terras: Diner on the Canale in Amsterdam

By the water, enjoying the passing boats, I sat for dinner at De L’Europe hotel in Amsterdam. Fully booked that night, I could barely find a table. On the menu, a selection of gourmet choices…

May 12, 2018 | Recommended | Amsterdam

Furn el Hayek Bickfaya: A New Approach to Kaak

Breakfast & Coffee | Bickfaya Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

September 16, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Furn el Hayek Bickfaya: A New Approach to Kaak

Located in the same building as Bickfaya's police station is Furn el Hayek, a bakery I visit on a weekly basis. This may be an average Lebanese bakery but what they offer is not so…

September 16, 2017 | Street Food | Bickfaya

Mac n' Cheese: Macaroni Has Its Own Shop in Mar Mikhael

American | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

August 28, 2017

American

Mac n' Cheese: Macaroni Has Its Own Shop in Mar Mikhael

Mac n' Cheese, the famous street food stand of Souk el Akel, is now in Mar Mikhael. Proudly Lebanese, these macaroni cooked with saffron have impressed many making it one of the souk's most popular…

August 28, 2017 | Restaurants | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Breakfast at Mist Hotel Ehden

Breakfast & Coffee | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 16, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at Mist Hotel Ehden

Waking up early at Mist Hotel in Ehden began beautifully calmly as I headed straight down to discover their breakfast served at Seasons, the hotel's restaurant. With a splendid view over the…

May 16, 2017 | Hotels | North Lebanon

The Breslin: Is this a Breakfast Place? Seriously!

Breakfast & Coffee | New York USA Americas

USA

April 07, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

The Breslin: Is this a Breakfast Place? Seriously!

Spotted on Google Maps for being one of New York's best breakfast spots, I decided to try The Breslin. This place has made it  onto many of the city's 'Best' lists: the best burger; the best…

April 07, 2017 | Restaurants | New York

Melt: Hearty Cheese Sandwiches in New York

Restaurants | New York USA Americas

USA

April 07, 2017

Restaurants

Melt: Hearty Cheese Sandwiches in New York

Melt is a place that sells artisanal cheese sandwiches. The sandwiches are hearty and filled with melted cheese. You can feel the richness, the butter... But who cares about calories. They offer…

April 07, 2017 | Reviews | New York

Forma: A Designer Cheese Grater by Zaha Hadid

Food Gadgets

March 28, 2017

Food Gadgets

Forma: A Designer Cheese Grater by Zaha Hadid

Zaha Hadid is dead but her projects are still popping out. One of the several projects worked on before she passed on is Forma, a cheese grater, which is so beautifully and so Zaha…

March 28, 2017

Sandwiched: My Favorite American Diner in Town... Delicious Food!

American | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

February 14, 2017

American

Sandwiched: My Favorite American Diner in Town... Delicious Food!

Two years have passed since I last visited Sandwiched, a diner nestled on Jounieh's interior road offering a selection of delicious sandwiches and burgers. The menu has changed but the decor is still…

February 14, 2017 | Burgers | Jounieh

Breakfast at the Kempinski Cairo

Breakfast & Coffee | Egypt Middle East

Middle East

February 03, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at the Kempinski Cairo

Visiting some friends staying at the Kempinski in Cairo, I decided to join them for breakfast. For thirty dollars breakfast is more of a lunch. Served with a certain class and finesse, the palace…

February 03, 2017 | Hotels | Egypt

Mazarine Coffee: The Tartines of San Francisco

Breakfast & Coffee | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

February 02, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Mazarine Coffee: The Tartines of San Francisco

Walking down the streets of San Francisco, a coffee shop grabbed my attention. Mazarine Coffee looks fresh with a traditional feel. A wide space, ceramic tiles, an industrial ceiling, wooden…

February 02, 2017 | Recommended | San Francisco

M&M's White Cheesecake: Limited Edition for Valentine's Day

News

January 27, 2017

News

M&M's White Cheesecake: Limited Edition for Valentine's Day

M&M's has a limited-edition White Cheesecake flavor just for Valentine's Day. Released in earlier this month, is made with white chocolate and cheesecake flavoring. The actual M&M's are…

January 27, 2017

Maialino New York: The Best Pancakes I've Ever Had!

Breakfast & Coffee | New York USA Americas

USA

January 27, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Maialino New York: The Best Pancakes I've Ever Had!

Although I have had breakfast in several places during my trip to New York, Maialino is definitely different. It is a long rectangular space decorated with wooden shapes, a bar at the entrance, wood…

January 27, 2017 | Italian | New York

Beecher's New York: Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

American | New York USA Americas

USA

January 26, 2017

American

Beecher's New York: Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Beecher's is a well known cheese company in New York. Located one block from the Flatiron building, Beecher's is known around town for their wide variety of cheeses and sandwiches. On the ground…

January 26, 2017 | Restaurants | New York

A Specialized Toaster for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Food Gadgets

January 18, 2017

Food Gadgets

A Specialized Toaster for Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

One thing most people love is a good grilled cheese sandwich. To make a delicious grilled cheese is almost too easy with this Grilled Cheese Toaster! Yes, there is a toaster that's specifically…

January 18, 2017

LEGO Bricks Never Looked So Tasty

News

January 17, 2017

News

LEGO Bricks Never Looked So Tasty

Designer of Polish Studio Trzy Zmiany Michal Kulesza, has created a LEGO photo project which redefines the way we look at food. Captured in a minimalist setting, the designer designed a series…

January 17, 2017

Fondoodler: Hot Glue Gun for Cheese

Food Gadgets

January 06, 2017

Food Gadgets

Fondoodler: Hot Glue Gun for Cheese

If you're craving some melted cheese goodness, look no further. The Fondoodler is here to help is a hot glue gun for cheese.  Any kind of cheese for that matter. You can now draw on your chips,…

January 06, 2017

Add More Character to Your Parties: Boogie Bites

Food Gadgets

September 10, 2016

Food Gadgets

Add More Character to Your Parties: Boogie Bites

Bring out the Boogie Bites and suddenly your snack foods are rockin'.    Fred's sturdy stand-up party picks are perfect for fruit, cheese, olives, swedish meatballs... you name it!…

September 10, 2016

Mac n' Cheetos: How Does that Sound to You?

News

June 23, 2016

News

Mac n' Cheetos: How Does that Sound to You?

Burger King just launched its latest food mash-up, the Mac n’ Cheetos, deep-fried macaroni and cheese, battered with Cheetos-flavored crumbs.  Just $2.49 will get you a 5-piece order of…

June 23, 2016

Chez Le Libanais: Proudly Lebanese and Tasty, in the Heart of Paris!

Manakish | Paris France Europe

France

March 26, 2016

Manakish

Chez Le Libanais: Proudly Lebanese and Tasty, in the Heart of Paris!

Nine years, nine long years here in Paris, Chez Le Libanais, is a small shop that serves the best wraps. I came across it by accident on Foursquare while looking for the best wraps in Paris. Walk in…

March 26, 2016 | Popular | Paris

Curb Your Cravings the Healthy Way

News

January 26, 2016

News

Curb Your Cravings the Healthy Way

So the holidays are over and we're now trying to loose the few kilos we gained during Christmas and New Years festivities... And we have started fulfilling some of our new years resolution to cut…

January 26, 2016

McDonald’s Next: The New Sleek Interior of McDonald's

Spotted Stories

January 03, 2016

Spotted Stories

McDonald’s Next: The New Sleek Interior of McDonald's

Following the new trend where many fast food joints are upgrading their interiors, McDonald’s in Hong Kong has completed been changed and given a new sleek and sophisticated interior…

January 03, 2016

Beautifully Crafted Cheese Knives in Limited Edition

Food Gadgets

November 05, 2015

Food Gadgets

Beautifully Crafted Cheese Knives in Limited Edition

Here's a perfect example of when food meets design in a beautiful manner... The Cheese Companions are a cutlery set fit for every type of cheese; it allows you to carve, cut, and spread a wide…

November 05, 2015

Something Magical Happens When Bread Meets Cheese!

Spotted Stories

October 06, 2015

Spotted Stories

Something Magical Happens When Bread Meets Cheese!

When the weather starts changing and fall starts welcoming winter,  I get all excited for home gatherings with some good wine and cheese gathering. Bread is one of the most important ingredients…

October 06, 2015

Missi Bakery Batroun

Reviews | Batroun North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

North Lebanon

October 01, 2015

Reviews

Missi Bakery Batroun

I was introduced to Missi Bakery last winter when in Batroun during an episode of Meshwar. I met a man and his wife preparing some interesting specialties like the "Oros Bayd" and "Mwarra2et…

October 01, 2015 | Street Food | Batroun

Chili's Beirut is Still Alive... And Recommended!

American | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 15, 2015

American

Chili's Beirut is Still Alive... And Recommended!

For the last couple of years, it has been made clear that international diners don't have a place in Lebanon anymore. After the closure of Fuddruckers, Applebee's and Hard Rock Cafe, the giants found…

September 15, 2015 | Recommended | Achrafieh

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

Spotted Stories

June 14, 2015

Spotted Stories

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

Would you pay $214 for a cheese sandwich? Maybe not... but would you would be curious to know what's inside it right? New York's restaurant Serendipity 3 chef Joe Calderone decided to create a pricey…

June 14, 2015

The Most Expensive Cheese Comes from a Donkey

Spotted Stories

June 12, 2015

Spotted Stories

The Most Expensive Cheese Comes from a Donkey

Believe it or not, the world’s most expensive cheese doesn’t come from cows or goats, but from donkeys. Made on a farm in Serbia, ‘Pule Cheese’ is made from Balkan…

June 12, 2015

What Global Burgers Look Like? How Would Lebanon's Be?

Spotted Stories

June 11, 2015

Spotted Stories

What Global Burgers Look Like? How Would Lebanon's Be?

Different countries have their own way of making their favorite burgers, from adding in meats such as beef, bacon or turkey, to  different  types of cheese, vegetables... Check out this…

June 11, 2015

Moussa's Bakery Baskinta: Lahme Beajine with Cheese

Street Food | Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 09, 2015

Street Food

Moussa's Bakery Baskinta: Lahme Beajine with Cheese

Imagine: A thin crunchy dough topped with fresh meat from the village of Baskinta and topped with a thick layer of cheese. A crunch, juiciness and melting cheese in a sandwich that would make you…

March 09, 2015 | Mount Lebanon

The Cheese Box: From Fridge to Table

Food Gadgets

February 25, 2015

Food Gadgets

The Cheese Box: From Fridge to Table

Cheese box with airtight lid and cheese cutter, makes it easy to take your cheese from the fridge and straight to the table. Functional Nuance cheese box with integrated, one-hand operated…

February 25, 2015

Sunday Evening Gathering? Serve Your Canapes in Style

Food Gadgets

January 18, 2015

Food Gadgets

Sunday Evening Gathering? Serve Your Canapes in Style

How to serve canapés? Cut them into slices or cubes? What about food styling? Peli, designed by Martin Jakobsen Designer was created to help enhance a visual experience. It can be used…

January 18, 2015

Creperie Josselin Paris: Enjoy the Savory Crepes but Avoid the Sweet Ones

French | Paris France Europe

France

December 03, 2014

French

Creperie Josselin Paris: Enjoy the Savory Crepes but Avoid the Sweet Ones

When I'm hungry and want to try something that guarantees satisfaction, Google has the answer. I just type "the best of ..." and there I am, in the hunt of a good, enjoyable discovery. Google sent me…

December 03, 2014 | Recommended | Paris

Barthelemy: The Kingdom of Cheese

Tasty Discoveries | Paris France Europe

France

November 20, 2014

Tasty Discoveries

Barthelemy: The Kingdom of Cheese

A nice logo, an attractive vitrine and believe me, you've seen nothing until the door opens. The experience starts before that, the minute you walk past the boutique where a cocktail of aromas invite…

November 20, 2014 | Paris

Al Karout: An Artisanal, Mouthwatering Knefe

Street Food | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 31, 2014

Street Food

Al Karout: An Artisanal, Mouthwatering Knefe

If you think you’ve had every kind of Knefe… think again. While touring Beirut for some of its best street food, my friend Hassan remembered a place, a small place on Mar Elias called El…

October 31, 2014 | Beirut

Em Bashir: The Famous Saj Bakery of Faraya

Bread & Bakeries | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 25, 2014

Bread & Bakeries

Em Bashir: The Famous Saj Bakery of Faraya

For the last thirty years I've been spending my summers around Faraya area and I never imagined that it had that many street food gems to discover. I came across Em Bashir, a lady who sits behind the…

October 25, 2014 | Breakfast & Coffee | Keserwan

Philadelphia New Flavor: Spread Cheese with Bacon Bits

Spotted Stories

October 21, 2014

Spotted Stories

Philadelphia New Flavor: Spread Cheese with Bacon Bits

I am personally fantasizing about getting my hands on this new Philadelphia flavour. Philadelphia and Oscar Meyer joined forces to create a new cream cheese spread. With bacon bits, the new…

October 21, 2014

Al Falamanki: One of Beirut's Wealthiest Local Breakfasts

Breakfast & Coffee | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 15, 2014

Breakfast & Coffee

Al Falamanki: One of Beirut's Wealthiest Local Breakfasts

When you talk about good food, a pleasant ambiance, a garden in the heart of the capital and innovative creations…Al Falamanki will come to mind. My story with Al Falamanki started a long time…

September 15, 2014 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Achrafieh

Pharrell Williams's Creates His Own Burger

News

August 13, 2014

News

Pharrell Williams's Creates His Own Burger

Add chef to various talents that Pharrell Williams has been showing lately - a singer, actor, designer artist is there anything the "Happy" singer doesn't know how to do...In Japan, Williams created…

August 13, 2014

Today is Hot Dog Day... Let's Celebrate!

News

July 23, 2014

News

Today is Hot Dog Day... Let's Celebrate!

National Hot Dog and Sausage Council in the US has designated July as Hot Dog Month... More so, the nation has appointed  July 23 as the National Hot Dog Day - a day when they celebrate one of their…

July 23, 2014

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

Street Food | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

July 20, 2014

Street Food

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

I'm not sure why our country hasn’t taken to Subway. The restaurant’s food is fresh, fulfilling and relatively healthy, surely healthier then all other fast food ideas.   My…

July 20, 2014 | Achrafieh

KissProof: One of Badaro's Hip Places

International Cuisine | Badaro Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

June 18, 2014

International Cuisine

KissProof: One of Badaro's Hip Places

Everyone is talking about Badaro - a new district in Beirut that's booming with new restaurants and pubs. One such place that's getting some buzz around town is Kissproof, a casual and laid back bar…

June 18, 2014 | Recommended | Badaro

World Cup Burgers from Crepaway

Burgers | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

June 17, 2014

Burgers

World Cup Burgers from Crepaway

For the World Cup, Crepaway is offering four new kinds of burgers. The tastes of the world, as I like to call them, are a selection of burgers each representing a country: Italy, Germany, Brazil…

June 17, 2014 | Reviews | Lebanon

Food: Ads vs Reality - An Interesting Infographic

Popular

June 17, 2014

Popular

Food: Ads vs Reality - An Interesting Infographic

If you drool over that gleaming pure honey flowing over steamy mashed potato you’ve seen on TV, hold your horses. You’re likely salivating over motor oil and freshly microwaved wet tampon…

June 17, 2014 | Spotted Stories

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