Balthazar Beirut: Breakfast is so Good!

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

October 22, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Balthazar Beirut: Breakfast is so Good!

Inspired by the French bistros of Paris and still standing strong in the heart of Beirut, Balthazar, a French restaurant and cafe, opens for breakfast and lunch. Located in “Beirut…

October 22, 2018 | French | Beirut Central District

Al Chalouf: My Favorite Restaurant in Jezzine

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 04, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Al Chalouf: My Favorite Restaurant in Jezzine

My wife being from Jezzine, we regularly visit this beautiful village up south which the locals call a city. Surrounded by mountains of green trees, the lady of the south is indeed a gem nestled over…

May 04, 2015 | Restaurants | South Lebanon

Having Lunch at Fady's in Zekrit

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 30, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Having Lunch at Fady's in Zekrit

I came here last time for breakfast and now I am back to enjoy some lunch. The fresh smell welcomes you into a calm ambiance... some sunny spells, cool breeze and good food... what can…

April 30, 2015 | Restaurants | Metn

Severin's Food Dehydrator: Make Your Own Healthy Snacks at Home

Appliances

February 04, 2015

Appliances

Severin's Food Dehydrator: Make Your Own Healthy Snacks at Home

Create your own healthy, dried fruit and veg snacks with our easy-to-use Food Dehydrator. It's also excellent for preserving seasonal fruit all year round to use in your marmalades, jams and…

February 04, 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

If You Think a Banana Peel is Only Good for the Trash, Think Again!

Spotted Stories

July 24, 2014

Spotted Stories

If You Think a Banana Peel is Only Good for the Trash, Think Again!

The next time you want to throw away those banana peels, think again... at least you will be after checking the 10 things you can do with banana peels. Check out this infographic.

July 24, 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

The Revival of the TrainStation: All Aboard for a Unique Experience

Grill&BBQ | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

June 30, 2014

Grill&BBQ

The Revival of the TrainStation: All Aboard for a Unique Experience

Last month's wedding at the Train Station was awesome on all fronts. The decoration, the vibes, the food... Details that made me really feel the sixties spirit when trains were still passing…

June 30, 2014 | Recommended | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Captain's Desert Camp, Wadi Rum: Eat and Sleep Like a Bedouin

Hotels | Jordan Middle East

Middle East

May 31, 2014

Hotels

Captain's Desert Camp, Wadi Rum: Eat and Sleep Like a Bedouin

It was 6pm when we reached the Captain's Camp, a desert camp located in Wadi Rum, Jordan. "Yalla Antonn," the man called out for me, as we arrived at exactly the time they were preparing a feast and…

May 31, 2014 | Restaurants | Jordan

Chef'n Hullster: Remove Core Tomatoes Quickly

Food Gadgets

April 07, 2014

Food Gadgets

Chef'n Hullster: Remove Core Tomatoes Quickly

You are going to want the Chef'n Hullster tomato corer and huller -The Hullster which has been specifically designed to core tomatoes quickly. The cute hullster couldn't be easier to use: Push…

April 07, 2014

Crepaway's New Meat Free Items are Delicious

American | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

March 06, 2014

American

Crepaway's New Meat Free Items are Delicious

Yes, I'm back to Crepaway and this time, to try their newly launched items during the month of fasting. Items include a salad, a quinoa burger and a club sandwich  - the same great taste in an…

March 06, 2014 | Burgers | Lebanon

The Rotary Peeler: Different Vegetable Peelers

Food Gadgets

February 05, 2014

Food Gadgets

The Rotary Peeler: Different Vegetable Peelers

Eliminate the need for several different vegetable peelers with this compact design, which incorporates three essential styles of blade all in one unit- The Rotary Peeler. Made from…

February 05, 2014

Slicing Cherry Tomatoes in Half is Easier than You Think

Spotted Stories

February 03, 2014

Spotted Stories

Slicing Cherry Tomatoes in Half is Easier than You Think

Slicing cherry tomatoes individually can be kind of time consuming. While we're never opposed to just eating them whole, sometimes you've got to slice into them. Here's a quick tip for halving…

February 03, 2014

The Sandwich Book: A Mouthwatering Read

Spotted Stories

January 20, 2014

Spotted Stories

The Sandwich Book: A Mouthwatering Read

The Sandwich Book is a project by Polish artist and designer Pawel Piotrowski. This book, consisting of paper creations recalling the typical ingredients of sandwiches is a real visual to discover…

January 20, 2014

Celebrating Pizza Month with a Pizza Cocktail!

Spotted Stories

October 13, 2013

Spotted Stories

Celebrating Pizza Month with a Pizza Cocktail!

Imagine a pizza cocktail? The drink, dubbed the “Pizza Cocktail” is concocted with tomato water, basil infused vodka, ghost pepper infused vodka, porcini powder, muddle basil, topped off with a…

October 13, 2013

25 Ridiculously Healthy Foods: Pile your Plate with these Nutrition Superstars

Spotted Stories

August 23, 2013

Spotted Stories

25 Ridiculously Healthy Foods: Pile your Plate with these Nutrition Superstars

The following healthy power foods can claim big bragging rights: They can fend off serious diseases like diabetes, cancer, and heart disease; fortify your immune system; protect and smooth your skin;…

August 23, 2013

How to Make the Perfect Tabbouleh: The Guardian Reports

News

August 07, 2013

News

How to Make the Perfect Tabbouleh: The Guardian Reports

Does this popular Middle Eastern salad really need so much parsley? And is it essential to stick to a traditional recipe? Anissa Helou describes tabbouleh as a "global salad" – one of those dishes…

August 07, 2013

Food Meets Art 125: A Line of Wearable Dresses

Spotted Stories

August 02, 2013

Spotted Stories

Food Meets Art 125: A Line of Wearable Dresses

Check out these edible outfits made of ordinary foods. Using a variety of ingredients as her medium, the crafty Korean artist, Yeonju Sung has created  a multitude of garments with consumable goods…

August 02, 2013

Food Meets Art 124: Paparazzi Pizza

Spotted Stories

July 27, 2013

Spotted Stories

Food Meets Art 124: Paparazzi Pizza

Italian restaurateur Domenico Crolla is an artist in the kitchen and not just any artist.  Not only is creating good food in the kitchen, but the Glasgow-based, Scots-born chef creates portraits on…

July 27, 2013

Le Formale, La Cave Henri IV, Aix En Provence

French | Provence France Europe

France

July 22, 2013

French

Le Formale, La Cave Henri IV, Aix En Provence

Passing through Aix En Provence for a couple hours, we wanted to try one of their best restaurants. Searching on TripAdvisor, Le Formale was listed in the top 3 of more than 400 restaurants in Aix…

July 22, 2013 | Recommended | Provence

Restaurant Dei Nobili at Hotel Villa Borghi

Italian | Varese Italy Europe

Italy

July 22, 2013

Italian

Restaurant Dei Nobili at Hotel Villa Borghi

Situated in the middle of nowhere, there are less than a handful of places to eat at Villa Borghi. We had a good feeling about their in-house eatery, Dei Nobili, so we decided to give it a try.…

July 22, 2013 | Restaurants | Varese

Unique Storage Cutting Board

Food Gadgets

July 15, 2013

Food Gadgets

Unique Storage Cutting Board

Yes another cutting board, but honestly cutting boards these days are not just blocks of wood or plastic, but design items. Storage Cutting Board has a hole in one corner where you can sweep…

July 15, 2013

Splash Chopping Board

Food Gadgets

July 15, 2013

Food Gadgets

Splash Chopping Board

It's a chopping board, yes. But not just any normal chopping board. Designed to look like it's dripping over the side of your worktop, this chopping board is perfectly designed to stop the board…

July 15, 2013

Pasta with Fresh Tomatoes

Spotted Stories

June 10, 2013

Spotted Stories

Pasta with Fresh Tomatoes

You're looking for something easy to make and enjoy with a nice glass of wine? Joanna's Table gives us a recipe to her Pasta with Fresh Tomatoes. Ingredients 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive…

June 10, 2013

Top 10 HEALTHY foods you should eat EVERYDAY

Spotted Stories

April 22, 2013

Spotted Stories

Top 10 HEALTHY foods you should eat EVERYDAY

Everybody likes to maintain good health. For that you need to eat right. In your everyday life, you come across some of the healthy foods to eat that help to prevent the diseases and give various…

April 22, 2013

Infograph: What's the Real Lifetime of Foods at Home

Spotted Stories

March 08, 2013

Spotted Stories

Infograph: What's the Real Lifetime of Foods at Home

Have you ever wondered what the real life time of a certain fruit is? We often guess and sometimes our timings are off. Well, today with this new infographic illustrating the different shelf lives of…

March 08, 2013

Create the Perfect Burger Patty at Home!

Spotted Stories

May 20, 2012

Spotted Stories

Create the Perfect Burger Patty at Home!

I'm a big fan of making homemade burgers. But more often we either buy the meat ready from the supermarket or if we plan on making the burger patty at home, they don't look so appealing - do they?…

May 20, 2012

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