experience a culinary exploration at KIZA Restaurant & Lounge
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17, August 2019: Business over lunch? Absolutely! Food is an essential combo to sustain our ever-evolving culture of doing business. KIZA Restaurant & Lounge at DIFC launches Business Lunch to cater to corporate executives across busy commercial districts.
This fine dining Pan African restaurant creates a menu that transcends African culinary experience; it evokes comfort and satisfaction with every bite. From 12noon to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday, KIZA serves a well-crafted combination of one starter, main course and a beverage, all for just AED 40. Within 20 minutes, lunch is ready and served. Using quality ingredients and traditional techniques, great care is taken crafting every dish to ......read more
Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Address: Anajaimat - Dibba Rd - Fujairah
Phone: 09 244 9000
Fujairah’s famous surf-and-turf restaurant is ready to perk up your summer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 15, August 2019: Soak in summer days with golden sand, blue waters and tasty eats at Gonu Bar & Grill, Le Méridien Al Aqah Beach Resort’s popular beach-front restaurant. Combining its much-loved seafood with exotic flavours, diners at Gonu can enjoy a plateful of seafood paella, for just AED 40! Prepared with traditional ingredients and loaded with the finest selection of crustaceans, and assorted shellfish, the fragrant paella promises an indulgent Friday lunch at Gonu.
With recommended grape or hops pairing, for AED 60, and the ultimate serving of seafood paella, the culinary ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 14, August 2019: When Marks & Spencer launched its first ever vegan-friendly line – Plant Kitchen earlier this year, which included scrumptious Cauliflower Popcorn, Tikka Masala & Rice, Mushroom Pie, as well as Green Apple and Peanut Butter Dip, shoppers went crazy for it.
Now, due to such popular demand, the range has been increased to include a selection of new products, including hearty, Mexican-inspired vegan burgers to sausages, meat-free nuggets to falafel, dahl to stew, coleslaw to quinoa rice, wholegrain and Edamame to Moroccan style grains, as well as delicious dairy-free milks. Whether shoppers are going veggie, avoiding meat and dairy, or simply enjoy incorporating more plant-based foods into their diet, the new Marks & Spencer Plant Kitchen vegan range makes ......read more
Complimentary drinks and dining discounts until 31 August
Dubai, 6 August 2019: Fancy a fun night out with the girls? Let your hair down at the perfect Ladies’ Nights at The Pointe at Palm Jumeirah, every week night until 31 August.
Enjoy diverse cuisines, complimentary drinks and dining discounts at 13 participating venues from Monday to Thursday (all prices include VAT):
• Ena: original Greek cuisine in a contemporary setting offering three free beverages and 15 per cent off food, 7 pm to 12 midnight;
• Kyo: fresh flavours of Japan offering four complimentary drinks, 8 pm to 11 pm.
• Chalet Berezka: epicurean taste adventure with a Social Harbour offering five complimentary drinks, ......read more
• Madrooba, balaleet, and saloona on board the International Space Station
• AlMansoori organises Emirati cultural night for astronauts aboard the International Space Station
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 06, August 2019: The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) announced that Hazzaa AlMansoori, the UAE’s first astronaut to travel to the International Space Station (ISS) on September 25, will host a traditional Emirati food night at the station. AlMansoori will be dressed in the traditional Emirati clothes, and will offer his fellow astronauts will be offered three Emirati foods; madrooba, saloona, and balaleet. The event will be the first of its kind, and for the first time they would taste the Arab cuisine, especially the Khaleeji cuisine, in a non-gravitational ......read more
01 August, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Located by the spell-binding shores of Dubai Creek, Doors Freestyle Grill, the ultimate lifestyle dining experience, is all set for a royal feast that encapsulates the spirit of Eid Al Adha by encouraging diners to give back to the society.
To make this occasion truly special for everyone, Doors Freestyle Grill is giving you an opportunity to indulge for a good cause. Unlike a regular decadent Eid buffet, Doors Freestyle Grill will be serving only an a la carte menu throughout the four days of Eid. Diners will be entitled to receive an exclusive 15%, giving them the option to either utilize it themselves or to donate that amount to charity.
Commenting on the initiation of this noble collaboration, the Head Chef at Doors Freestyle Grill, Chef Kemal said, “It is imperative to keep the ......read more
** Enjoy another special evening at BFF with a selection of the finest South African food and drinks, Live DJ and more! **
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 01, August 2019: Join BFF on Friday 9th August for an evening of South African fun as the venue celebrates all things fun and flavoursome from this fabulous country!
From 6:00pm onwards, you can take advantage of some unbelievable offers starting with 10 drinks for just AED200! Choose from South African specials such as Klippes & Cola, Savanna Dry, Savanna Light, Springbokkies and Melktertjies.
Savour every bit of BFF's traditional South African offerings with gastro-delights including Wors Pap En Sous, Lamb Potjie and Buffalo Burger. For dessert you can enjoy a sharing dish of Melktert.
Special guest, DJ ......read more
Shake Shack’s Newest Limited-Edition Offerings to Debut in the UAE on Tuesday, July 30
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28, July 2019: Cheesy does it! Shake Shack is excited to reveal its latest limited-edition menu, available beginning Tuesday, July 30 across all UAE Shacks.
New additions to the menu include CheddarShack - a hamburger made with a 100% all-natural Angus beef patty, topped with Shack cheddar cheese sauce and pieces of veal bacon and Cheddar Chicken - a crispy chicken breast, topped with Shack cheddar cheese sauce and pieces of veal bacon.
Hot dog lovers can enjoy the Veal Bacon Cheddar Dog - an all-beef hot dog with Shack cheddar cheese sauce and bits of veal bacon, which would go perfectly with the Veal Bacon Cheese Fries - crinkle-cut fries topped with Shack cheese sauce ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04 July 2019: This summer, soak in the breezy vibes of Fujairah’s beaches at its famous, family friendly beach resort, Le Meridien Al Aqah. With the promise of unmatched outdoor adventures and romantic getaways, the iconic beach resort is all set to roll out exciting offers that is sure to spoil you and your partner for choices.
Combining the breath-taking beauty of the UAE’s East coast with Le Méridien Al Aqah’s exquisite offerings, the luxury beach resort’s Summer Stay promotion starts from May 1 till the end of September, in line with Marriott Summer promotions. Taking its offerings a notch higher, Marriott Bonvoy members can enjoy a discount of 25% on room bookings while non-members can avail a 15% discount when booking their room at the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04 July 2019: The agreement gives Arla Foods (“Arla”) the license to use the Kraft® brand for the next 12 years in the Middle East on the cheese portfolio recently acquired by Arla from Mondeléz International.
The markets covered by the license agreement include Bahrain, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritius, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, UAE, Yemen and the Seychelles.
“We are pleased to reach this agreement with Kraft Heinz. It secures an important continuation of the business we have acquired, which is also good news for the millions of consumers in the region who know and love the Kraft branded cheese products. Combining the Kraft cheese portfolio with our own Puck® range will make us a leader in the cheese category ......read more
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - 23 June 2019: Domino’s Pizza, the number 1 pizza brand across the world, opened its distinguished store at Mueweilah, Sharjah. The store is located in a residential and university area, and has a huge number of residents and students. The store aims to satisfy the palates of pizza lovers in the neighborhood.
The new store features a refreshingly modern Italian design concept, along with a unique open kitchen to give customers a candid view of their orders being prepared. Every aspect of the store, including the interiors and colors are in line with the vibrant theme, complementing customers' taste and preference. Customers can opt to enjoy their favourite pizzas dining in or at the comfort of their home by just easily ordering at DOMINOS.COM.
Domino's Pizza, the recognised ......read more
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
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:
AEB to power Young Chef of the Year Competition at Salon Culinaire
Dubai, UAE, March 03, 2019 – The ExpoCulinaire 2019 which opens tomorrow in Sharjah will see strong participation from the American Egg Board (AEB), the research, education and promotion arm of the U.S. egg industry. AEB will be showcasing the benefits of U.S. eggs and egg products to over 5,000 trade visitors that are expected to visit the three-day event which will be held at the Expo Centre Sharjah from March 4 - 6.
The UAE and Saudi Arabia represent 90 percent of the GCC Food and ......read more
Cheese lovers in the Capital can treat themselves to a menu full of cheese this March
Abu Dhabi, 3rd March 2019: Roberto’s Abu Dhabi is giving all gourmets the chance to wallow in their exclusive Parmigiano Reggiano aka parmesan cheese menu, available through March. Parmigiano Reggiano is known as the “king of cheeses” for its particular productive, nutritional and organoleptic characteristics.
Group executive Chef Francesco Guarracino has designed a menu dedicated entirely to Parmigiano Reggiano cheese including the desserts.
The menu kicks ......read more
Sumo Sushi & Bento announces the addition of two new dishes to their current winter menu with one-star ingredient - Salmon.
While the guests can enjoy a selection of options to choose from Sumo’s extensive menu, they can also try the succulent Princess Sushi Roll and perfectly seared Salmon Shiro Croquette introduced for the month of March.
The Princess: Delicate and rich salmon roll, lightly fried and garnished with asparagus and black tobiko, all served with sweet chili and our smooth beurre blanc sauce.
Salmon Shiro Croquette: Decadent bites ......read more
Operators are working on improving operational efficiency, revisiting their business strategy and rationalizing their F&B portfolios
Driven by market conditions, quick-service restaurants appear to have outperformed other formats
The sector remains cautiously optimistic in the run up to Expo 2020 Dubai
Introduction of delivery kitchens in the UAE could further improve the delivery economics
Dubai, UAE; 26 February 2019: Food and Beverage operators in the UAE have responded to headwinds facing the industry by enhancing operations and rationalizing costs to ......read more
THE DUBLINER’S LE MERIDIEN DUBAI HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE
February 23, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The Dubliner’s is throwing a massive 2-day long St. Patrick’s Day party on from Friday 15th to Saturday 17th
Festivities kick off from Friday 15th to Saturday green-up your weekend with Live Entertainment and Irish Dancing from 2PM.
Indulge in Irish specialties and wash all of it down with special Irish hops.
Participate in Leprechaun competition and other games to win amazing prizes.
On 16th March, The Dubliner’s will also show live screening of Six Nations ......read more
Over 250 VIPs and guests attended an exclusive dinner yesterday evening
UAE, Dubai, 21 February 2019: The Italian Trade Agency in cooperation with Fiera Milano held The TuttoFood Event (TUTTOFOOD is an Italian word which means All Foods), at the Four Seasons Resort Jumeirah yesterday evening. The special event was held to promote the TuttoFood Exhibiton, one of the most important food fairs taking place in Milan later this year between 6 and 9 May 2019.
Italian exhibitors participating at Gulfood this week, together with local importers and distributors, were hosted at the dinner, in ......read more
At the Gulfood2019, Tea Valley unveils the widest range of the finest, richest and most affluent tea blends ever in the global market.
DUBAI – February 21, 2019: Tea Valley, an aggressively emerging tea brand from De Diet Chef India, debuted at GulFood 2019 marking its foray into to the Middle East market with the world’s widest ever range of tea blends for the international tea lovers, aimed at catering to a growing interest and trend towards specialty tea market in the region.
Tea Valley also hosts the Tea House zone at Gulfood 2019, which runs from February 17 to 21 at ......read more
Simply Sufi comes with a reputation of being healthy, nutritious and delicious
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, February 21st 2019: Simply Sufi, which is a part of The Sufi Group of Companies, displayed its ready to cook, instant products as well as cooking oils including sunflower, soybean and canola cooking oil at Gulf Food, Hall no.3 which is being held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
“The UAE market is witnessing a robust growth, and participating at this global forum offers us direct exposure to distributors, suppliers, retailers and even end ......read more
From innovative water to meat-free alternatives and online purchasing platforms, industry mega fair in Dubai shines light on thousands of global launches and new-to-market products
Dubai, UAE – 20th February, 2019: Gulfood 2019, the 24th edition of the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade show, has once again reinforced its reputation as the tailor-made trading platform for F&B specialists from around the world to display their latest innovations with thousands of global reveals and new-to-market launches rolled out across the 1,000,000 sq. ft exhibition at ......read more
Leading food scientist tells Gulfood Innovation Summit that F&B challenges can be overcome by changing production models, diets and mindsets
Dubai, UAE – 20th February, 2019: Adopting a “glass half-full” mentality to change the way the world produces and consumes food is the key to a bright and sustainable future for the global food industry, according to a leading international food scientist speaking at the Gulfood Innovation Summit.
As the global food industry faces up to rising populations, supply concerns and food security challenges, the ......read more
Top-level decision-makers share the stage at UAE-Russia-Africa Food Security Forum on sidelines of Gulfood 2019
Dubai, UAE – 19th February, 2019: With food security concerns growing globally, food industry experts from the UAE, Russia and Africa have outlined how a new ‘Grain Road’ may help ensure effective food security for multiple continents during the landmark UAE-Russia-Africa Food Security Forum – the official precursor to the three-day Gulfood Innovation Summit.
As 5,000 global F&B producers converge on the 24th edition of the world’s largest ......read more
Dubai, UAE. 17th February 2019: Kasih Food Production Co., one of leading food manufacturing companies in the region, revealed its latest food innovation, Mezete, at the largest annual food & beverage trade show in the region, Gulfood 2019. For the first time, Mezete has exhibited its line of products at the exhibition which took place at Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, during the period February 17 to 21, 2019.
Mezete is a first of its kind food innovation breakthrough that offers consumers ready-to-eat high quality, healthy and nutritious line of ......read more
The Italian Trade Agency’s pavilion was officially opened this morning in the presence of Italian Consul General in Dubai and the Italian Trade Commissioner to the UAE, Oman and Pakistan
UAE, Dubai, 17 February 2019: Visitors heading to Gulfood this week can meet their favourite Italian chefs, enjoy a food-tasting journey and sample authentic ingredients from over 200 producers at the Italian Pavilion which is now officially open for business.
The Italian Trade Agency’s pavilion was opened this morning by the Italian Consul General in Dubai ......read more
Dubai welcomes the world as largest annual F&B trade show brings together government ministers, industry decision makers and disruptors for five days of trade, networking and top-level discussions
Mega exhibition will witness new-to-market products and leading innovation breakthroughs designed to meet soaring demand with MENA F&B sales on track to top USD171.2 billion by 2023
Dubai, UAE – 17 February, 2019: HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, today opened Gulfood 2019, the 24th edition of the world’s ......read more
February 17, 2019: Plant protein food sources are impressively gaining preference across the globe as consumers have now become more and more conscious about the impact left by their nutrition choices on their health, wellness, the environment, and animal welfare. In line with this, the global meat substitutes market is expected to reach USD 5.2 billion by 2020, with a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.4 per cent.
Global Food Industries (GFI), a world-class value-added frozen food manufacturing company that is part of Albatha Holding, one of the largest ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2019:- Jebel Ali Free Zone, DP World’s flagship free zone and the largest source of foreign investment into the UAE, is set to unveil new services and solutions developed specifically for the food and beverage (F&B) industry at this year’s Gulfood trade show.
The leading GCC free zone says that it will support F&B businesses in a rapidly changing industry landscape with solutions tailored aimed at reducing cost, while improving ease of doing business.
Jafza’s food and beverage sector includes 469 businesses from 66 ......read more
The company will launch a new range of high-quality food products at the trade show
Sharjah – 17 February 2019
Delta Food Industries FZC, the leading manufacturer of high-quality food and beverage products in the UAE, has announced its participation in Gulfood 2019, the world’s largest food and beverages trade show, which will be held during February 17-21 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Delta Food Industries, which has been based inside the Sharjah Airport International Free Zone since 2012, will participate in the new edition of Gulfood in order to promote its various ......read more
February 14, 2019: Global Food Industries (GFI), a world-class value-added frozen food manufacturing company that is part of Albatha Holding, one of the largest conglomerates in the UAE, was nominated for two major categories during the recently concluded Gulfood Innovation Awards 2019. The company’s newly launched Healthy Farm Plant Protein Burgers and Healthy Farm Biscuits were shortlisted as finalists in the ‘Most Innovative Halal Product’ and the ‘Most Innovative Baked or Confectionery” categories of the prestigious competition, respectively.
The Awards ......read more
Dubai UAE - 14 February 2019
Australian food and beverage products will be on the dinner tables of families across the UAE after the New South Wales (NSW) Government, Australia, assisted Australian supermarket Woolworths in securing an export partnership with the Al Maya Group.
Australian Ambassador to the UAE, HE Arthur Spyrou, said Woolworths is launching ninety products - including sauces, condiments, biscuits, confectionery, canned fruit and juices – into the UAE, most produced by Australian manufacturers under the Woolworths brand.
“This news will see world class ......read more
MENA’s leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood has big plans following a hugely successful 2018
Dubai – 14 February 2019: ASMAK, the leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood across MENA, will exhibit its selection of seafood products and food services at the 24th edition of Gulfood - the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition. The brand’s attendance at the event comes as ASMAK sharpens its focus on foodservice and seafood retail channels in MENA and across new global markets.
As the Middle East’s leading seafood ......read more
Sharjah – 12 February 2019
Sharjah’s Hamriyah Free Zone Authority has announced its participation in Gulfood 2019, the world’s largest food and beverages trade show. Gulfood 2019, which will include the participation of 5000 exhibitors and 120 national pavilions, will be held during February 17-21 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
The authority’s participation in the 24th edition of Gulfood comes as part of its ongoing efforts to promote the competitive advantages and services provided by Hamriyah Free Zone to local and international companies.
During its ......read more
February 12, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Nothing quite compares to the mouth-watering taste of barbequed bites at al fresco dinners. If you are looking for a carefree, compact and versatile BBQ, the Space Grill is unparalleled. Here are 10 reasons why Space Grill is out of this world:
1. 10 Second Set Up
You can be up and grilling in no time with the speedy 10 second set up and foldaway system.
2. Inside or Out
BBQ weather woes are a thing of the past as the Space Grill is the only BBQ approved for indoor as well as outdoor use, so al fresco dining or cozy ......read more
New products claiming, ‘high and added protein’ grew 140% regionally over the past five years1. NZMP is answering this demand with the broadest range of dairy protein ingredients available.
Discover NZMP’s protein innovation at Gulfood 2019, 17-21 February. Including Protein Water formulated with NZMP’s NEW SureProteinTM Clear WPI.
NZMP is also launching Protein+ Instant Milk Powder and Low-cost Pure Instant Dairy powder to Middle East and Africa, meeting demand for affordable nutrition.
The team will be sampling the new ‘Pizza ......read more
February 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Following the success of its 11 restaurants spread across Dubai and Sharjah, Bikanervala opened their twelfth outlet in the food court of Dubai Mall. Announcing this in a press release, immediately after the inauguration, Mr. Pankaj Agarwal, Managing Director and the key person behind this venture, said that Bikanervala has been well received by the food lovers of the UAE. “Food is music for the body, and we serve just that and more at Bikanervala – our Indian restaurant in Dubai. When you are away from home and craving for a ‘paani ......read more
Hidden Gems returns to Dubai Food Festival 2019, shining a light on 40 of the city’s undiscovered culinary treasures
Residents can vote for their favourite restaurants through the Zomato app until 25 February with the Top 10 Hidden Gems to be announced on 2 March
Special menu promotion at all Hidden Gems restaurants just AED35 throughout DFF
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 February 2019: Dubai Food Festival (DFF) is set to bring back Hidden Gems, its annual list of the most appetizing culinary spots in the city – chosen by the city’s ......read more
Launch Summit to probe ‘Smart Kitchen’ advances as global land used to grow food that is never eaten is now roughly the size of Mexico
40 per cent of the UAE’s total waste is derived from food
Dubai, UAE – 5 February, 2019: The Middle East’s F&B industry needs to enthusiastically embrace advanced technology to help fight the region’s growing food waste dilemma, according to experts due to address the first-ever Gulfood Innovation Conference in Dubai next month.
Speaking ahead of the Summit, which will run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from ......read more
Launch Summit to probe ‘Smart Kitchen’ advances as global land used to grow food that is never eaten is now roughly the size of Mexico
40 per cent of the UAE’s total waste is derived from food
Dubai, UAE, 5 February, 2019: The Middle East’s F&B industry needs to enthusiastically embrace advanced technology to help fight the region’s growing food waste dilemma, according to experts due to address the first-ever Gulfood Innovation Conference in Dubai next month.
Speaking ahead of the Summit, which will run at Dubai World Trade Centre ......read more
Since 2007, World Nutella® Day has been about worldwide Nutella® fans and their love of the world’s favorite hazelnut spread
February 5, 2019 Dubai United Arab Emirates: Today, Nutella® lovers and fans unite all over the world to celebrate World Nutella® Day, coming together on social media and even at the office with colleagues, to share recipes and stories, and to savor the taste of the world’s favorite hazelnut spread.
Spontaneously created in 2007 by American blogger Sara Rosso, who decided to create a celebratory day to inspire and unite the ......read more
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
If you’re an avid pizza eater and you’re also an avo fan, then mixing these two together will probably sound like music to your ears! Newly opened Brambles Café in Barsha Heights is switching up the pizza scene in town, as the healthy and wholesome neighbourhood eatery has introduced their healthy, wholesome and delicious vegan avocado pizza.
So, whether you’re looking for an unconventional breakfast dish, light lunch or a special takeaway to enjoy on a Friday evening, Brambles avocado pizza is the perfect treat to share with your loved ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 3 February 2019: Mazoon Dairy Company, the flagship dairy project of the Sultanate of Oman, has marked a significant milestone in the agricultural and economic development of Oman with the arrival of 1,600 cows from Australia to the state-of-the-art dairy farm in Al Sunaynah.
The cows will breathe life into Mazoon Dairy’s 15 square kilometre fully-integrated farm, centralized processing plant and other facilities in Al Sunaynah and will help meet the market demand for high-quality, fresh dairy products.
These are the first of 8,250 cows expected to be ......read more
Simplifying Customer Experience
Now available for iOS and Android phones
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Sumo Sushi & Bento believes in bringing alive three of their four core values of Quality, Creativity, and Simplicity. Emphasizing these values, the brand launched a mobile app to surpass customer experience with customized preferences and rewards-based offers. The app is now available for iOS and Android phones in the app store!
Highlighting some of the exciting features of the app:
• FREE Welcome Gift just to download the ......read more
Participation marks a first for the company at the international annual food & beverage trade show (stand Z4-B38)
Dubai, UAE – February 3, 2019: OCEAN FRESH WATER, the French beverage company is proud to announce their inaugural participation at Gulfood 2019 with the reveal of their revolutionary bottled deep sea water brand, Ôdeep. Marking the 24th edition of Gulfood, the event will be taking place from the 17th to the 21st of February 2019 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Dubbed as the most anticipated annual food & beverage trade ......read more
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
From sushi rolls to poke bowls, Sumo Sushi & Bento continues to surprise its guests with seemingly endless number of culinary delights. Adding to the list of new additions, Sumo unveils two new palatable dishes to their winter menu. This is exclusively available for the month of February.
The latest additions include the new vibrant Purple Dragon veggie roll and the perfectly cooked Teriyaki Trio dish, curated to tantalize your taste buds and leave you wanting for more.
Purple Dragon. A veggie roll filled with carrots, ......read more
Dubai’s newest restaurant at Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai inaugurated with great splendour and
Reviving old Delhi’s most revered recipes, Purani Dilli at Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai, Mankhool marries erstwhile flavours with popular favourites of the region. The restaurant opened doors to guests, on January 14, 2019, amid revered delicacies and classical Indian symphonies, lending a regal touch to the evening.
Influenced by the legacy of the birthplace of Mughlai cuisine, Dubai’s newest dining destination presents flavours of Old Delhi’s grand ......read more
Shake Shack’s BBQ offerings to debut this week
Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Round up your ‘cue crew! Shake Shack® is thrilled to announce a limited-edition lineup of BBQ items, available from February 10 for a limited time at all UAE Shacks:
The BBQ ShackMeister® Burger is a 100% all-natural Angus beef cheeseburger topped with crispy ShackMeister® seasoned shallots and Shack BBQ sauce.
The BBQ Chick’n Shack™ is a crispy 100% all-natural and antibiotic-free chicken breast with Shack BBQ sauce and ......read more