March Milestone on Youtube: 2300 Videos Uploaded, 254,000 Subscribers

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April 10, 2021

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March Milestone on Youtube: 2300 Videos Uploaded, 254,000 Subscribers

Thank you for a great year, thank you for your continuous support. 2020 was one of my best years, most prolific, most active, and most impactful ever.

April 10, 2021 | Popular

Lebanon’s iconic restaurant Barbar expands operations to key cities in the GCC

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March 16, 2021

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Lebanon’s iconic restaurant Barbar expands operations to key cities in the GCC

Starting with Dubai and in a “strategic partnership” with Kitch  The iconic Lebanese restaurant Barbar has announced its partnership with Kitch, the region’s first hybrid,…

March 16, 2021

Mabrouk LEBANON: World Influencers And Bloggers Awards 2020, BEST FOOD ACCOUNT OF THE YEAR

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December 31, 2020

News

Mabrouk LEBANON: World Influencers And Bloggers Awards 2020, BEST FOOD ACCOUNT OF THE YEAR

WORLD INFLUENCERS AND BLOGGERS AWARDS 2020 LEBANON WINS BEST FOOD ACCOUNT OF THE YEAR The second edition of the world’s largest bloggers’

December 31, 2020 | Popular

Cheese, Chutneys and Cold Cuts Boards: Now in Dubai. Order Yours Today!

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UAE

December 22, 2020

News

Cheese, Chutneys and Cold Cuts Boards: Now in Dubai. Order Yours Today!

Cheese, Chutneys, and Cold Cuts Boards: Now in Dubai. Order Yours Today!   Nell’s Cheese Ball: Paired with an assortment of nuts, fresh and dry fruits,…

December 22, 2020 | Popular | Dubai

Men Kel Lebnen, La Kel Lebnen: A New Initiative to Buy Produce, Distribute Baskets, Support People

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September 22, 2020

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Men Kel Lebnen, La Kel Lebnen: A New Initiative to Buy Produce, Distribute Baskets, Support People

Men Kel Lebnen, La Kel Lebnen: A New Initiative to Buy Produce, Distribute Baskets, Support People. After the huge success of the ongoing campaign "Kol W Ta3me", here comes a new initiative,…

September 22, 2020 | Popular

BACK TO THE ROOTS: Produce from the Land. Agriculture in Ras Baalbeck: Fresh Natural Products

Mechwar Videos | Bekaa Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

June 02, 2020

Mechwar Videos

BACK TO THE ROOTS: Produce from the Land. Agriculture in Ras Baalbeck: Fresh Natural Products

A healthy body is a healthy mind. A healthy mind is a happy person. A happy person is everything! You need to take care of your body as though it is your own child, listen to it, and feed it what it…

June 02, 2020 | Travel & Tourism | Bekaa

International Hamburger Day 2020: Celebrating with a Live Feed on Youtube. Fun in Our Kitchen

Burgers

May 30, 2020

Burgers

International Hamburger Day 2020: Celebrating with a Live Feed on Youtube. Fun in Our Kitchen

On International Hamburger Day, we decided to share with you 10 different kinds of Burgers! Helped by our friend Mazen Zeidan, we spent more than one hour in the kitchen, enjoying our time and…

May 30, 2020 | Popular

Can't Sleep? Hummus Among Other Foods Can Help (Infographic)

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May 11, 2020

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Can't Sleep? Hummus Among Other Foods Can Help (Infographic)

Tossing and turning when it’s time for bed? Tried every sleep-inducing tactic you know?  You may want to look at what you eat.

May 11, 2020

AUSTRALIA 2020: A Memorable Trip... 36 Videos, 120 Food Stops

Mechwar Videos

May 06, 2020

Mechwar Videos

AUSTRALIA 2020: A Memorable Trip... 36 Videos, 120 Food Stops

My trip to Australia, scheduled between the 22nd of February 2020 and the 12th of March has one and only aim, that is to meet and support the Lebanese community down under. After touring Lebanon for…

May 06, 2020 | Popular

Live with Krikor: Learning and Inspirations About Lebanon and Covid-19 Situation

Bread & Bakeries | Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 04, 2020

Bread & Bakeries

Live with Krikor: Learning and Inspirations About Lebanon and Covid-19 Situation

Live with Krikor! You can't imagine how delicious this Manoucheh is... Probably one of the best in Lebanon and compared to none. Everything that makes of it the best "Lebanese Pizza" is unique. The…

May 04, 2020 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Mount Lebanon

The Lebanese House: Lebanon is the Epitome of Mediterranean Living...

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Middle East

April 24, 2020

News

The Lebanese House: Lebanon is the Epitome of Mediterranean Living...

The "Lebanese house" is usually a stone building with a large arch framing a vaulted ceiling on the ground floor, three arches centered over narrow baloney on the upper floor, all topped by a steep,…

April 24, 2020 | Popular | Lebanon

PIZZA: A Dish You Can't Get Enough Of

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April 14, 2020

News

PIZZA: A Dish You Can't Get Enough Of

That did start in Italy. Specifically, baker Raffaele Esposito from Naples is often given credit for making the first such pizza pie. Historians note, however, that street vendors in Naples sold…

April 14, 2020 | Pizza

Support My Mission on Patreon with a Monthly Subscription

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April 07, 2020

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Support My Mission on Patreon with a Monthly Subscription

Join Patreon, become a member and support NoGarlicNoOnions on a monthly basis. Support our mission and be part of a better Lebanon. I'm Anthon

April 07, 2020 | Popular

I Have a Great News to Share... I'm Coming Your Way... MELBOURNE Here I Come!

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February 16, 2020

News

I Have a Great News to Share... I'm Coming Your Way... MELBOURNE Here I Come!

Trip scheduled between the 23rd of February 2020 and the 4th of March. After touring Lebanon for the last five years or so, it’s time to meet the Lebanese community across the globe;…

February 16, 2020 | Popular

Interview: LEBANESE CUISINE WITH ANTHONY RAHAYEL

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February 08, 2020

News

Interview: LEBANESE CUISINE WITH ANTHONY RAHAYEL

An interview with a celebrity food blogger of Lebanon Anthony Rahayel about Lebanese Cuisine

February 08, 2020 | Popular

2019 in Review: 30 Hotels I’ve Visited This Year

Hotels

January 21, 2020

Hotels

2019 in Review: 30 Hotels I’ve Visited This Year

A year to be remembered... Thirty hotels visited in more than 14 countries. Amazing discoveries, endless learning... Check out the list below if you plan to visit any of the destinations this…

January 21, 2020 | Popular

Award of Excellence & Merit by "The Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry"

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January 21, 2020

News

Award of Excellence & Merit by "The Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry"

The Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry in appreciation of Anthony Rahayel a Lebanese advocate of a better Lebanon and his NoGarlicNoOnions endeavors has elected to confer upon NGNO our…

January 21, 2020 | Popular

Around the World: Favorite Restaurants I've Visited This Year: 50 Places to Choose From

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January 20, 2020

Popular

Around the World: Favorite Restaurants I've Visited This Year: 50 Places to Choose From

This year, I had the chance to visit more than 14 countries, sleep in 35 hotels and eat at more than a hundred restaurants. Below is a selection of my 50 best. Enjoy checking the…

January 20, 2020 | Recommended

Check Our Merchandise on TeeSpring: Buy a Shirt and Support Our Mission

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January 17, 2020

Brussels 2019: A Great Adventure During 4 Days... 44 Eats to Discover

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Europe

January 12, 2020

Popular

Brussels 2019: A Great Adventure During 4 Days... 44 Eats to Discover

I didn’t expect to enjoy it that much! My wife and I planned a trip to Brussels for the last four days of the year. The plan was clear: visit the best food spots, eat potato fries, eat waffles…

January 12, 2020 | Travel & Tourism | Belgium

Pick a City and Let NoGarlicNoOnions' Reviews Guide You...

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December 29, 2019

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Pick a City and Let NoGarlicNoOnions' Reviews Guide You...

On this date back in 2012, NoGarlicNoOnions, the restaurant reviews blog saw the light... five years later, The Discovery Box, Mechwar TV Show, The Foodies' Trail, Souk el Mawasem and Souk el Akel...…

December 29, 2019 | Popular

CN Traveller: THE BEST HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS FOR 2020: Lebanon is on the List

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December 25, 2019

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CN Traveller: THE BEST HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS FOR 2020: Lebanon is on the List

CN Traveller: Towards the end of every year we look at the year ahead through a cultural lens, with a focus on major events and trends around the world – in 2020, for example, the Olympics…

December 25, 2019 | Popular

London 2019: 4 Days of Christmas Vibes, Food Discoveries and Endless Fun!

Mechwar Videos | London UK Europe

UK

December 24, 2019

Mechwar Videos

London 2019: 4 Days of Christmas Vibes, Food Discoveries and Endless Fun!

Preparing my trip to London, I started by following the local Instagram accounts showing photos of the Christmas decorations around the city. I knew that it would be a trip of colors and beautiful…

December 24, 2019 | Popular | London

MECHWAR: Lebanon Through the Eyes of a Curious Foodie!

Mechwar Videos | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

November 16, 2019

Mechwar Videos

MECHWAR: Lebanon Through the Eyes of a Curious Foodie!

Lebanon through the eyes of a passionate and curious foodie! Mechwar: A popular television segment on youtube and on national television, MTV Lebanon, Mechwar takes the form of a 20-minute show…

November 16, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

CNN: Where to Eat in Paris Right Now: Lebanon's Alan Geaam Makes it on the List

Guide Michelin

November 16, 2019

Guide Michelin

CNN: Where to Eat in Paris Right Now: Lebanon's Alan Geaam Makes it on the List

Paris (CNN) — Just a few decades ago, the stars of the Parisian dining scene were predominantly French male chefs who stuck to a script of culinary conservatism: st

November 16, 2019 | News

My Selection of 25 Tasty Eats, Restaurants and Food Discoveries in Germany

Popular | Germany Europe

Europe

October 31, 2019

Popular

My Selection of 25 Tasty Eats, Restaurants and Food Discoveries in Germany

My first visit to Germany was back in 2015, and since that day I fell in love with the country. It has become a habit to do road trips taking me from a city to the next especially around Frankfurt,…

October 31, 2019 | Recommended | Germany

My Name is LEBANON...

Mechwar Videos | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

October 26, 2019

Mechwar Videos

My Name is LEBANON...

What’s your name they ask me, I say Lebanon. Yes, my name is Lebanon! Today, Lebanon is at its turnin

October 26, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

For My Country, I Sing Loud and High... Koulouna lil Watan! "Time For Change 2019"

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October 19, 2019

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For My Country, I Sing Loud and High... Koulouna lil Watan! "Time For Change 2019"

كلنا للوطن للعلى للعلمملء عين الزّمن سيفنا والقلمسهلنا والجبل منبت للرجالقولنا والعمل في سبيل الكمالكلنا للوطن للعلى للعلمكلّنا للوطنشيخنا والفتى عند صوت الوطنأسد غاب متى

October 19, 2019 | Popular

Le2metna Btejma3na... #A7laBaladBel3alam! Long Live Lebanon!

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

October 18, 2019

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Le2metna Btejma3na... #A7laBaladBel3alam! Long Live Lebanon!

... I will continue, a smile on my face to conquer this beautiful country, to visit each and every one of its villages, to discover its hidden gems, organize Souks to unite people around food,…

October 18, 2019 | Mechwar Videos | Lebanon

These Are the World’s Best Restaurants: North America, South America, Africa and Middle East: LEBANON's Al Soussi Makes it on the List!

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August 21, 2019

News

These Are the World’s Best Restaurants: North America, South America, Africa and Middle East: LEBANON's Al Soussi Makes it on the List!

One anonymous critic traveled the world to give you 30 reasons to book a trip now. By

August 21, 2019 | Popular

18 Food Stops to Discover in Athens, Greece: Reviews, Photos and Video

Popular | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 15, 2019

Popular

18 Food Stops to Discover in Athens, Greece: Reviews, Photos and Video

Traveling to Athens, where to go, what to eat, what to do! My Favorite 18 places to eat an enjoyable meal. Yoleni’s Greek Gastronomic Center: A Must Visit in AthensAfter enjoying a unique…

August 15, 2019 | Recommended | Athens

Pure Berry Ice Cream, Chrine: One of the Country's Best

Ice Cream & Gelato | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

August 12, 2019

Ice Cream & Gelato

Pure Berry Ice Cream, Chrine: One of the Country's Best

It's a family business that started in the nineties, preparing one of the country's best ice creams and they don't even know it. Meet Mrs. Saliba and her children who have been working hand in hand…

August 12, 2019 | Popular | Metn

Zuccherino Athens: I Literally Screamed from Joy!

Chocolate | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 27, 2019

Chocolate

Zuccherino Athens: I Literally Screamed from Joy!

Famous for their chocolate soup, Zuccherino is one of those places you have to visit when in Athens. Chocolate in a bowl, Millefeuille cake, and ruby chocolate ball were the three cravings I ordered…

July 27, 2019 | Desserts & Sweets | Athens

Marvelous Venice! A Video Review and 200 Photos

Mechwar Videos | Venice Italy Europe

Italy

June 11, 2019

Mechwar Videos

Marvelous Venice! A Video Review and 200 Photos

Epic Grandeur Never was a thoroughfare so aptly named as the Grand Canal, reflecting the glories of centuries of Venetian architecture in the 50 palazzi and six churches l

June 11, 2019 | Popular | Venice

The first edition of World Bloggers Awards has been a tremendous success

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May 27, 2019

News

The first edition of World Bloggers Awards has been a tremendous success

(Press Release) More than 110 million people have been following the first ever World Blogger Awards dedicated to naming the best influencers in the world. Nominees came from the United States,…

May 27, 2019 | Popular

Lebanese Karim Bourgi: Creative Pastry Conquering the World

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

May 15, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Lebanese Karim Bourgi: Creative Pastry Conquering the World

Based in Dubai since 2011, Chef Karim Bourgi is Executive Pastry Chef for the Al Mana Group, a role in which he manages the opening of La Maison du Chocolat Paris boutiques in the Middle East. He has…

May 15, 2019 | News | Dubai

LEBANESE Chocolate Makes it to France at La Grande Epicerie de Paris

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France

May 05, 2019

News

LEBANESE Chocolate Makes it to France at La Grande Epicerie de Paris

Once again M de Noir is making the news. When she decided to launch her “Saveurs du Liban” at the Salon du Chocolat in Par

May 05, 2019 | Popular | Paris

Remember... Always Remember... Believe in Lebanon! Together we Can...

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April 23, 2019

News

Remember... Always Remember... Believe in Lebanon! Together we Can...

...Someone wrote رزق الله  هيدا البيت طابخ ملوخية .. وهيدا البيت عميقلي باتينجان .  وريحة الخيار يعني سلطة .  والسمك شارح حالو

April 23, 2019 | Popular

Big Chains Are Destroying Small Businesses in Villages and Towns!

News | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

April 22, 2019

News

Big Chains Are Destroying Small Businesses in Villages and Towns!

I was brought up in a village on the hills of Metn called Mazraat Yachouh. It is located on the main Metn highway that connects Antelias and Bickfaya. I loved it here. I was proudly growing up in a…

April 22, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

Maamoul Comparison Video: 12 Different Choices to Choose From

Comparative Review | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

April 17, 2019

Comparative Review

Maamoul Comparison Video: 12 Different Choices to Choose From

It’s the season of “Ma3mouleté atyab Maamoul”, so why not try some of them and check the differences. On a quest to find the best Maamoul in town, I spent a long day driving…

April 17, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

NGNO Mechwar Armenia & Artsakh 2019: Vlogs and Stories (Episode Coming Soon)

Mechwar Videos | Armenia Europe

Europe

April 13, 2019

Mechwar Videos

NGNO Mechwar Armenia & Artsakh 2019: Vlogs and Stories (Episode Coming Soon)

Undoubtedly, expecting another high-quality video, which will support into promoting Armenian tourism in Lebanon and Arab countries.

April 13, 2019 | Popular | Armenia

Pizza Charbel Touma; Homemade With Love in Hasroun

Pizza | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 03, 2019

Pizza

Pizza Charbel Touma; Homemade With Love in Hasroun

Charbel used to have a container on Hasroun's main road and now moved to the first floor of an old house. Imagine a pizza that's 50 centimeters in diameter. A pizza dough that's cooked on both…

March 03, 2019 | Popular | North Lebanon

L'Auberge de L'Ill Loses Third Michelin Star

Guide Michelin

January 22, 2019

Guide Michelin

L'Auberge de L'Ill Loses Third Michelin Star

I was there in December, and after enjoying a gourmet and upscale dining experience, I felt something was not right. Does it really deserve three stars? Back then we had a debate, my father in law…

January 22, 2019 | News

My Favorite Eggs Benedict Discoveries From Around the World: 21 Mouthwatering Dishes

Breakfast & Coffee

January 11, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

My Favorite Eggs Benedict Discoveries From Around the World: 21 Mouthwatering Dishes

Eggs Benedict, also informally known as Eggs Benny, is a traditional American breakfast or brunch dish that consists of two halves of an English muffin topped with a poached egg, bacon or ham, and…

January 11, 2019 | Recommended

We Love BURGERS: 20 Best Choices to Choose From in Lebanon

Burgers | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

January 10, 2019

Burgers

We Love BURGERS: 20 Best Choices to Choose From in Lebanon

I love burgers, to the extent that I don’t mind eating these little pieces of heaven every day. Mind you, not all burgers are worth talking about and not all burgers are made properly. It is…

January 10, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

Best Restaurants in Lebanon: 19 French Eateries I Like

French Food | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

January 10, 2019

French Food

Best Restaurants in Lebanon: 19 French Eateries I Like

Towards the end of 2012, French bistros started to gain popularity in Lebanon... but the big boom took place in 2013 when two restaurants on average were opening every month. The trend now…

January 10, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

Where to Enjoy a Generously Loaded and Tasty "Lebanese Mezze Table": 28 Restaurants to Check

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

January 08, 2019

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Where to Enjoy a Generously Loaded and Tasty "Lebanese Mezze Table": 28 Restaurants to Check

Renowned all around the world, our Lebanese cuisine has won several awards for its fine taste, colorful plates, and superb taste. It's all about love poured in every plate spread on that long…

January 08, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

2018: My Favorite Eats in San Francisco

Popular | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

January 07, 2019

Popular

2018: My Favorite Eats in San Francisco

I have been to San Francisco three times already, and each 5-day trip was a full food experience one… I have tried enough sandwiches, cookies, burgers, Italian food and desserts to feel…

January 07, 2019 | Recommended | San Francisco

2018: My Favorite Eats in Dubai

Popular | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

January 07, 2019

Popular

2018: My Favorite Eats in Dubai

I have been to Dubai ten times already, and each 5-day trip was a full food experience one… I have tried enough sandwiches, cookies, burgers, Italian food and desserts to feel the…

January 07, 2019 | Recommended | Dubai

Breakfast in Paris: My Top 10 List

Breakfast & Coffee | Paris France Europe

France

January 02, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast in Paris: My Top 10 List

I felt it, I was sure this morning's breakfast was going to be majestic... I pushed the door open on to a tiny space and a bar while being invited to walk up the stairs to the first floor...…

January 02, 2019 | Popular | Paris

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