The Kissaten styled coffee house brings coffee mixology and bespoke brewing
Dubai, January 18, 2021: Dubai residents are spoilt for choice when it comes to coffee shops, but for bespoke brews and mixology that provide the perfect taste after every sip, there’s little to no competition—introducing Third Wave Cafe, a new hidden gem tucked away inside the award-winning Seventh Heaven complex of AlBarari. Meaning the ‘third generation’ of coffee experiences, the new cafe is the latest hot-spot to establish itself amidst the lush green oasis and offers a curated coffee menu, focusing on everything from the bean to the process for that perfect cup.
Inspired by a ‘Kissaten’, meaning a Japanese tea house, Third Wave with stunning views of the river and greenery has an intentional ......read more
Dubai, 28 December 2020: Under the comprehensive Hatta Development Plan launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the 5th Hatta Honey Festival was opened at Hatta Hall on Sunday. The week-long festival will last until 2nd January 2021.
The various activities of the festival provide an opportunity for the public to learn about the types of honey, and ways to distinguish between them, as the products on display include a variety of honey such as Sidr, Shoukah, Talh, Samr, Salam, Dhahi, Qathad, Saifi, Sehah, Barseem, Rabeai and Hamadhiyath, which can be distinguished by the degree of their color and smell, determined by the plant source from which honey is taken. Some types of honey are rare, as they are extracted from trees that grow in ......read more
United Arab Emirates - December 21, 2020: From festive season flavors to a NYE Dinner Package that just can’t be beat, EETEN Urban Kitchen is a must-do this holiday season.
From now until December 30th, enjoy the EETEN Festive Meal, which includes traditional turkey, scrumptious stuffing, cranberry sauce and herby seasonal vegetables for only AED 79. This amazing meal includes a classic coffee or refreshing glass of juice.
If you want to stay in the festive spirit, try a Cinnamon White Hot Chocolate or Cinnamon Spiced Latte, specialty hot drinks available at the all-day eatery.
Looking for the perfect place to ring in the New Year with a friend or loved one? The NYE set menu for two at AED 259 offers great food, great views and great value.
Catering for 2 with shareable appetizers including ......read more
Melts and Bowls of Comfort Added to the Menu
United Arab Emirates - December 15, 2020: Winter is officially here and if you’re craving some warmth and comfort food, there is only one place to go---Denny’s! The popular American diner-style restaurant is ushering in the holidays with a new line up of delicious melts and hearty bowls.
Available across the UAE starting today, the Denny's menu will now feature a selection of warm and cheesy grilled sandwiches served with wavy-cut fries and complete homestyle meals in a bowl combining delicious flavours and textures.
The new melt selection includes a holiday staple Pot Roast Melt on grilled sourdough bread, the All-American Patty Melt, a beef patty with caramelized onions, Swiss and American cheeses, and All-American sauce on grilled potato ......read more
• Enjoy New Breakfast Combo Offer at All-Day Eatery in Dubai Marina Mall
• Al Fresco Dining on the EETEN Outdoor Terrace is a Must-Do
United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2020: Already hugely popular with those who live and work in the vicinity thanks to its all-day breakfast promise, EETEN Urban Kitchen, which opened earlier this year in Dubai Marina Mall, has announced a delicious breakfast combo featuring hot favorites from the menu.
For just AED 49, choose from the bestselling avo smash with poached eggs, classic, fluffy buttermilk pancakes, the gooey four cheese melt or a healthy but flavorful spinach and egg white omelet served with a glass of freshly squeezed orange juice.
But that’s not all! Your combo includes a specialty coffee ......read more
Sharjah, 3 November 2020: Malak Al Tawouk Restaurant, one of the most popular Lebanese fast-food chains, opens the first branch in the Emirate of Sharjah in Matajer Al Juraina, one of the distinctive shopping malls that provides a unique shopping experience for residents and university students in the heart of Sharjah.
Currently, Malak Al Tawouk brand is proud to increase the number of its stores in the UAE to five branches, four branches in Dubai on Hessa Street, Motor City, Business Bay and Dubai Silicon Oasis, and one branch in Sharjah. The company is looking forward to opening its first delivery unit in Abu Dhabi next month.
Founded in 1996 with over 40 branches in Lebanon, Malak Al Tawouk is a famous Lebanese fast-food chain serving the best Tawouk Sandwiches with a sumptuous selection of delicious Burgers ......read more
The Spanish beef association (PROVACUNO) organizes next November 9th a virtual trade show for all Emiratis companies interested in European Beef
Dubai, UAE – October 25, 2020: The world is changing, so are international relations. Due to the impossibility of carrying out massive face to face events such as international trade shows, PROVACUNO has decided to organize a virtual fair exclusively for the European beef sector and companies from the United Arab Emirates. The event will start on November 9th and will last for 3 days. During these three days (9th,10th and 11st) Emiratis companies may freely enter to the virtual trade show (between 11am-17pm) and interact with Spanish/European beef professionals.
The event aims at strengthening business relationships between the beef sector of Spain/Europe and the ......read more
1st -15th November 2020
United Arab Emirates - October 26, 2020: This November, Dubai International Hotel presents the Indian Food Festival. A scrumptious feast at The Gallery, Cadiz - Ahlan Lounge and Hotel Room Service from 1st -15th November 2020. With Diwali just around the corner, the in-house chefs have created a special menu offering popular Indian dishes.
The menu is conceptualised keeping in mind all the crowd favourites. One can indulge in Mutton Awadhi Biryani, Lucknowi Chicken Biryani, Banarasi Subzi Biryani, Murgh Malai Kebab, Dal Bukhara, Vegetable Cutlet, Gulab Jamun and more.
If you are travelling out of the country or are in transit, this is one Indian Feast you do not want to miss!
Date: 1st - 15th October
Venue: The Gallery, Cadiz - Ahlan Lounge and Room ......read more
Reasonably priced unlimited dinner at Ghaya Grand Hotel available every Thursdays and Fridays of October
Dubai, UAE. 20, October 2020: Can’t decide which cuisine to try this weekend? Don’t worry, Ghaya Grand Hotel’s signature restaurant Fusion got you and your family covered!
For the whole month of October, Fusion will be serving the Taste of the World Eat-All-You-Can Dinner for only AED 99 available every Thursdays and Fridays of the month from 6 pm to 11 pm.
The award-winning restaurant will serve an unlimited flavour of the world with its exciting aroma of cooking stations from Chinese Noodle Bar, Indian Grills to Fresh Sushi Corner, that will surely captivates your heart and appetite.
For only AED 99, all guests can enjoy an unlimited selection of freshly prepared food ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: Al Maya Group, the exclusive distributor of Pocari Sweat, the internationally acclaimed ION supply drink announced that it has partnered with Kolkata Knight Riders, the two time champions of the coveted cricket T 20 league, IPL.
The 13th edition of the world’s most coveted T20 League is currently being played in UAE across 3 emirates on Abu Dhabi, Dubai & Sharjah.
With the temperatures soaring high and humidity at the peak hydration of the players and keeping the electrolyte balance in check becomes key to their performance.
Pocari Sweat will be taking care of the hydration and electrolyte balance requirements of the Kolkata Knight Riders , who have supremely talented players like Dinesh Karthik, Shubman Gill, Andrew Rusell, Sunil Narine and is captained by the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: The launch of Galaxy® Dates was made possible by combining the expertise and technology of Chocodate®, developed and introduced by Mr. Fawaz Al Masri in 1992, and Galaxy® signature chocolate.
Mars is continuously exploring ways to improve the nutrition of their products without compromising quality and taste. This new innovation not only builds on Mars’ efforts to offer alternative choices but also builds on the legacy of the Notions Group Chocodate® which will help further grow the Chocolate Date category.
Like Mars, the Notions Group is a family owned business based in the UAE. Working on similar ethics, principles and values this collaboration between the Notions Group and Mars creates a strong foundation to build a long term mutual ......read more
School’s out and there’s only one place to head to with the kids next week---Denny’s!
United Arab Emirates, October 18, 2020: Kids Eat for free Sunday to Wednesday at all Denny’s restaurants (Al Ghurair Center, Deira City Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Festival Plaza, Abu Dhabi Mall and Fujairah City Center) across the UAE.
The kids menu at the All-American diner-style restaurant chain is pretty extensive and includes some exciting breakfast options for little ones including fluffy chocolate chip or strawberries and cream pancakes, French toast or Denny’s famous Build your own Slam option, where they can choose 3 favorites from a wide range of breakfast foods including eggs, bacon, sausages and hash browns.
If you’re heading over to Denny’s for lunch or dinner ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2020: Häagen-Dazs is supporting the Breast Cancer Awareness drive throughout October with initiatives to help raise funds for the movement.
If you love strawberry ice-cream, then this your chance to support the cause. Every time you purchase anything strawberry from the Häagen-Dazs store, dine-in, takeaway or delivery, 25% will be donated to Al Jalila Foundation for cancer research.
Gargash Hospital have also joined forces with Häagen-Dazs, where all female customers at its cafés will receive free consultations and discount vouchers for treatments. Visit any Häagen-Dazs café in the UAE now to collect your voucher.
The offers will include:
• Free consultation with pap smear;
• Free ......read more
Ba-Boldly Asian at Fairmont The Palm introduces its new bold menu
Dubai - United Arab Emirates, October 07, 2020: Are you a fan of great Asian food? Look no further. BA- Boldly Asian introduces its new menu and everything is freshly prepared in their own kitchen.
Ba – Boldly Asian at Fairmont The Palm is going to become your go-to place for Asian cuisine. With culinary inspirations from Japan, China, Korea and Taiwan, everything in this menu is homemade.
Executive Chef, Anup Pawar, brings you audacious and flavorful dishes that invite you to a powerful tasting experience. From the homemade signature Japanese ramen noodles, to the Taiwanese hand-rolled pan fried buns and bold additions like beef tartare with Asian pears, puffed quinoa, and homemade seaweed ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 05, 2020:
Treating yourself to ice-cream just got easier with the exciting new weekday offers from Häagen-Dazs.
1. Sunday Funday means you get to enjoy a regular scoop with a topping at just AED 5.
2. Walk in on a Monday for more Arabic-themed desserts like the Kenafeh Skillet, Cotton Nest and Baklava - all at half price!
3. And it’s Milkshake Madness on Tuesdays, with your favorite Häagen-Dazs milkshake for the incredible price of AED 15.
For more information and to keep up with the latest news and offers, follow Häagen-Dazs on @haagendazsuae on Instagram.
Hop on the Waterfront Market Blender Bikes and Blend Your Smoothie for a Chance to Win an iPhone
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 September 2020: Dubai’s premier fresh food market, the Waterfront Market will host a Blender Bike activation in the market’s main bazaar area this weekend from Thursday 1st October to Saturday 3rd October to celebrate World Vegetarian Day and as part of its bigger initiative of bringing back safe entertainment to the Market.
Shoppers will get the chance to blend their own smoothie and boost their moods by hopping onto one of the Waterfront Market’s blender bikes and pedal to blend that well-deserved refreshing smoothie. The Waterfront Market has created a very special World Vegetarian Day Smoothie Menu with a wide range of smoothies to choose from including; Green Glow ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 28, 2020: Dubai’s ultimate chill out spot is back with all the usual dining and shisha options, as well as a happy hour & ladies’ night. Live IPL (Indian Premier League cricket) & premier league football games will also be shown at this stunning Creekside location.
QD’s located at the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club is one of Dubai’s most iconic and longest standing ‘chillout’ venues. A socializing stable- QD’s has stood the test of time, remaining a firm favourite in an ever evolving and increasingly competitive market. It’s clear to see why this venue thrives; it is the ultimate spot to chillout and watch the sun go down, whilst enjoying spectacular views of Dubai Creek. The venue is perched right on the ......read more
Pure mineral water sourced from one of the deepest springs in the world, and packed in a first-of-its-kind resealable and recyclable can.
United Arab Emirates, September 24, 2020: NÜWATER, a UAE-based initiative, brings to the market – mineral and nutrient-packed water sustainably sourced from the freshest springs in the world in a first-of-its-kind aluminium can with a resealable lid allowing multiple use.
Created as the UAE’s first alternative to plastic bottled water, NÜWATER aims to combat the harmful impact that plastic has on our environment. In addition to creating a completely recyclable can, ten per cent of the gross profit will be donated to UAE Water Aid to advance projects in water sustainability around the world.
Using a 100 per cent carbon neutral ......read more
21 September 2020 - Dubai, UAE: Much-loved burger brand Pickl has listened to its burgerites and opened its sixth location, in City Centre Deira. The shiny new restaurant is located on the second floor, alongside some of Dubai’s best eateries.
The homegrown burger joint, will also be bringing back the indulgent BOUJEE BIRD for a limited time only. Taking center stage is a behemoth hunk of freshly fried chicken, with a crispy coat hiding marvellously moist meat, a scoop of vanilla ice-cream, topped with hot butter honey and cushioned by a signature potato bun. The marvelous creation will be featured on the menu in collaboration with the unveiling of the mall’s impressive glass beehive, with each restaurant venue being challenged to create a honey infused dish – sweet!
Burger enthusiast, ......read more
Dubai, 21 September 2020: Cravia Group, the parent company of Cinnabon, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Zaatar w Zeit and Five Guys, is celebrating two decades of sweet success with Cinnabon’s 20th anniversary in the UAE. This comes at the same time of celebrating the founding of Cravia Group 20 years ago when the first Cinnabon store opened in the capital.
Founded in Seattle, Washington in 1985, the company’s world-famous cinnamon rolls are popular worldwide, including the discerning UAE residents. Introduced into the country in 2001 with its first bakery opening in Abu Dhabi Mall, Cinnabon has since expanded to 31 outlets reaching out to loyal customers across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Sharjah and Ajman.
An instant obsession, the Classic Roll has provided millions of people with memories of its' enticing ......read more
Clock towers and landmarks in 11 countries lit up with global call to action to drive peace on 21 September
United Arab Emirates, September 20, 2020: Lipton, the world’s leading tea brand, and Peace One Day are uniting for the UN International Day of Peace, 21 September 2020, to inspire the world to connect and Make Tea Time Peace Time.
Together the organisations created an ambitious global moment of solidarity, with iconic clock towers and landmarks across the planet taken over and lit up with projections encouraging the world to connect and Make Tea Time Peace Time. Installations shone bright around the world, crossing eight time zones, from Sydney, Australia; to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; passing by Dubai, UAE; across Europe with London, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, Rotterdam and Amsterdam; ......read more
Uniterd Arab Emirates, 20 September 2020: Malak Al Tawouk Restaurant, one of the most popular Lebanese fast-food chain, has opened its 4th branch in Souq Extra in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
The exceptional Malak Al Tawouk brand has been introduced in the UAE early this year with three branches in Hessa street, Motor City and Bay Avenue. The company aims to expand the brand across the UAE with the opening of a new store in Matajer Al Juraina, Sharjah and a delivery Unit in Abu Dhabi in the coming months.
Founded in 1996 with over 40 branches in Lebanon, Malak Al Tawouk is a famous Lebanese fast-food chain serving the best Tawouk Sandwiches with a sumptuous selection of delicious Burgers and Platters. The brand is famous of its large classic Tawouk sandwiches folded in fresh Lebanese bread with a wide selection of ......read more
• Opening at City Centre Deira, Food Central is the focal point of the mall’s AED 377 million redevelopment project
• Innovative food hall concept is a one-of-a-kind gastronomic destination that redefines mall dining, providing a modern update on traditional offerings
• Live beehive installation underlines Food Central’s commitment to authentic home-grown food
• Features live cooking stations and a creative lounge space, with Tube Dubai — a visually arresting installation of suspended nets — adding an artistic touch
Dubai, UAE, 15 September 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, has introduced a new culinary experience with the launch of Food Central at City ......read more
Costa wants to thank customers who have always ‘bean’ there for them
United Arab Emirates, September 14, 2020: As a way of thanking its customers for continuing to grab their favorite cuppa all through these trying months, Costa Coffee UAE welcomes its loyalists back to their stores this September with the delicious offer of a pastry for just AED 1 with any drink.
From donuts to mini cheesecakes, there is plenty to choose from and pair perfectly with your preferred hot or iced coffee. The offer will run from September 13 until 24, and can be availed at any Costa store across the UAE.
In the first half of 2020 sales of Parmigiano Reggiano in Italy grew by +6.1% year on year. Exports boomed with excellent performances in Europe and in non-EU countries
Dubai, UAE; 02 September 2020: Despite Covid and the uncertainties in international markets, Parmigiano Reggiano cheese sales closed the first half of 2020 with positive results both in Italy and abroad, according to Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium.
Data comes from a survey of the Consorzio Parmigiano Reggiano and the CRPA (Animal Production Research Centre). In Italy the overall increase of sales amounted to 6.1% (34,200 tons vs. 32,000 in the previous semester), abroad exports grew by 11.9%: in the first half of 2020 more than 27,000 tons of product crossed the Italian borders to reach tables all over the world.
2020 has been an ......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
Held in Dubai earlier today, the ‘Positive Nutrition as Prevention of NCDs: The Traditional Diets and the Mediterranean Model’ conference looked at the effects of simple lifestyle changes on disease risk reduction
UAE, Dubai, 29 January 2019: Organised in Dubai on the occasion of the 44th edition of Arab Health, today’s conference discussed widespread nutrition myths and provided in-depth insight into the health benefits of a Mediterranean diet. It tapped into the diet’s crucial role in the successful prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such ......read more
Asma Restaurant combines love and home cooked food with contemporary twist on regional dishes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 29 January 2019 – Asma Restaurant is now open to welcome its visitors in The Dubai Mall. Initiated by three Emirati sisters whose passion and love for food was passed on from their mother; “Asma”.
The new dining experience excites the taste buds by placing a contemporary twist on Middle Eastern cuisine, bringing the rich flavours of Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Egypt and Syria to food lovers, inspired by the region’s rich ......read more
Take a step out of the ordinary and into a fully immersive culinary adventure at the launch of ‘Don’t Feed The Animals’
MAMA ZONIA Manifesto No8 : Be a Panther, or a Peacock
27th January, 2019, Dubai, UAE: Party animals, it’s time to play. Run wild, let loose and set your senses free at the fiercest brunch in town, “Don’t Feed the Animals” in MAMA ZONIA from 1pm-4pm every Friday.
An interactive and unruly brunch like no other. Guests at MAMA ZONIA will take a step out of the ordinary and into a fully immersive adventure where ......read more
Celebrating strong, independent women in true Amazonian warrior style
Mama Zonia Manifesto No 2: Eat Well, Drink Up
23rd January, Dubai, UAE: Ladies of the concrete jungle, it’s time to let your inner goddess roam wild at Dubai Marina’s hottest new ladies night in MAMA ZONIA, the tropical chic restaurant inspired by the spirit of the Amazon.
Every Tuesday ‘GLAMAZON’ ladies night celebrates strong, independent women unafraid of pushing boundaries and challenging the status quo. From 6pm-1am every Tuesday, all GLAMAZON ladies receive ......read more
The project aims at increasing the market demand for the PDO cheese in the Gulf countries
The Consortium presents a new advertising campaign aimed at educating the difference between real Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and generic ‘Parmesan’
Dubai, UAE; January 22, 2019– The Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium has launched a large-scale awareness campaign in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Kuwait. The initiative is part of a multi-year investment plan that aims at developing the market potential in the Gulf region for Parmigiano Reggiano cheese.
The ......read more
Region’s health, wellness & free-from food sales to rise 7 per cent by 2023, says Euromonitor
Dubai, UAE – 21January, 2019: Major new healthy food launches are being lined up by exhibitors at Gulfood – the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition – which marks its 24th edition at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from February 17-21, 2019.
Buoyed by a significant trend in mindful eating, exhibitors are preparing to launch new products - many of which are free from gluten and dairy - with significant health and wellness ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2019: Due to the consolidation of bilateral relations between United Arab Emirates and Republic of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan House Dubai held a successful grand opening ceremony on January 15, 2019 at the Mall Jumeirah, in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of the Economic of the United Arab Emirates and Shaheen Mustafayev, Minister of Economic Development of Azerbaijan, as well as VIP personalities, Media Celebrities and Social Media Bloggers.
Azerbaijan had established the Office of Trade Representative, Embassy of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2019: Not your ordinary sushi, here comes Doors signature- Beef sushi. If you are a beef lover then this thin beef slices filled with special crunchy potato chips, sauces, avocado and cucumber is worth having.
This slow-cooked Smoked Beef tenderloin Sushi roll is a delicious combination of flavour with fresh vegetables and soya enhanced with Tulum cheese, pistachio and toasted sesame seeds.
Where- DOORS Freestyle Grill Al Seef St. Dubai
Time- 1pm - 1am
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2019: Celebrate your kid’s birthday parties at 800 Degrees Pizzeria by making them junior master chefs. Our cooking events are fun for kids to flex their creative muscles, spend time working in peer groups and best of all: a great way to introduce them to the joy of cooking and baking.
Kids will be served with a welcome drink, followed by a brief on how to make the Neopolitan pizza all by themselves, from scratch and top it up with their favorite fresh ingredients to give their pizzas a final finish.
With fresh dough using Caputo flour and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019: Opening its doors in Dubai in 2000, the Japanese family dining franchise, Sumo Sushi & Bento, was launched by four Dubai-based entrepreneurs. The original Japanese family friendly restaurant, the brand now has 17 outlets distributed across the GCC.
Sumo Sushi & Bento specializes in the creation of customized Sushi Sandwiches, Poke' Bowls, Salmon Lovers Bento and other Japanese specialty rolls.
Here are the Specials of the Month:
All the goodness of crunchy and fresh in one dish; rice paper roll stuffed with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE signed a Memorandum of Understanding with ‘Dubai Women Association’, which aims to support and implement the concept of community responsibility by offering material support towards community service that ultimately benefits the educational process of children.
The Memorandum was signed by Engr. Madiya Al Marri, Director of Properties and Projects Division, Union Coop on behalf of the CEO - H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi and Ms Fatima Ahmed Al Abdullah, Director, Dubai ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 27, 2018: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE revealed that it spent more than AED 170 Million to implement 70 lucrative promotions and other weekly offers since the beginning of the year until the last week of 2018. Out of the mentioned figure, AED 75 Million were allocated towards price reduction of 15000 consumers products during the Holy month of Ramadan, and AED 55 Million to reduce the prices of thousands of commodities, as well as offering many valuable prizes to consumers on the occasion of the 47th National Day for 47 days. Moreover, AED ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 26, 2018: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE and Emirates Talent Association, signed a Memorandum Of Understanding, stating the sponsorship of ‘Programming Language’, one of the stages of ‘Local Programmer’ Initiative of the association and additionally enhancing the cooperation and strategic partnership between the two entities. This move comes within the framework of Union Coop's support to the activities and activations of non-profitable organization in the country.
Memorandum was signed by His Excellency Lt ......read more
Multitude of new features and initiatives set major benchmarks for leading global event
Industry’s Global Social and Economic Outlook to be aired at Innovation Summit
Dubai, UAE – 26 December, 2018: Global food sector power brand Gulfood - the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition - is raising the international industry forum bar for its 24th edition, which will run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from February 17-21, 2019.
Having already won major international acclaim for the breadth and depth of its offering as a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 26, 2018: The largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, Union Coop revealed its expected Net Profit in its five-year growth plan for years 2018-2022 to be AED 2.73 Billion, with an increase of AED 430 million, 18.7% growth compared to the previous Five-year plan ‘2012-2017’. The recent forecast as per the Five-year plan reflects a steady annual growth for the company.
H.E. Majid Hamad Rahmah Al Shamsi, Chairman of Union Coop said: “Like every other entity in the retail sector, Union Coop also deals with certain set of challenges such as ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2018: DOORS freestyle grill will be serving a special 4-course festive menu from 24th December till 1st January, featuring some of the most celebrated dishes like Beef sushi, Lamb chops, Beef kaymak and Eden garden by Chef Kemal.
There is nothing like ringing in the New Year with a spectacular display of fireworks at Al Seef. Dine at DOORS freestyle grill while watching the fireworks that promise to light up the sky. Guests can enjoy the restaurant’s elegance indoor or may choose to dine alfresco enjoying the chills.
Where- DOORS Freestyle ......read more
Grand opening witnesses the delicacies of the Sea
Dubai, UAE, December 19, 2018: Guests will now enjoy culinary delights inside a brand-new Emirati seafood restaurant located in the heart of Dubai.
Known for its tasty seafood specialties and authentic local flavors, Al Hadaq celebrated the official grand opening at Al Barsha 3, to be a new addition to Dubai dining experience, bringing something unique to both visitors and residents.
The highly anticipated launch was attended by friends, influencers and public figures with notable media coverage.
In a welcoming ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2018: H.E. Majid Hamad Rahmah Al Shamsi, Chairman of Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative revealed growth forecast for the years 2018-2022, as a part of its growth strategy. Union Coop estimated revenue of AED 5.69 billion, with an increase of AED 2.59 billion, and a growth rate of 84 per cent. As per the growth plan, Union Coop expects to improve the efficiency of operations by deploying several initiatives aiming to leverage the performance of existing branches, developing new branches, in addition to boosting online shopping as well.
H.E. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2018: This festive season indulge in Marks & Spencer’s broad selection of cheese, desserts and mince pies that will get your taste buds tingling with delight.
Create a flawless cheese platter with Marks & Spencer’s delicious selection of cheese that is the go-to appetizer at parties or a perfect palette cleanser ideal for winding down a wonderful meal. Spoil your guests with choice with the decadent Tastes of The British Isles Cheese Lover’s Selection. A moreish collection of Cornish Cove Cheddar, Stratford Blue, Burland ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2018: Opening its doors in Dubai in 2000, the Japanese family dining franchise, Sumo Sushi & Bento, was launched by four Dubai-based entrepreneurs. The original Japanese family friendly restaurant, the brand now has 17 outlets distributed across the GCC.
Sumo Sushi & Bento specializes in the creation of customized Sushi Sandwiches, Poke’ Bowls, Salmon Lovers Bento and other Japanese specialty rolls.
One of their highlights for the month of December is Kemuri Dragon Roll, a savory roll filled with ebi fry sushi, avocado, and tamago, ......read more
This will be the second store from the COOP series of Union Coop
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2018: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, opened its second branch of the COOP chain at The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah. This new branch of the COOP concept comes as part of its expansion strategy to increase its market share by opening new branches of different sizes.
The branch was inaugurated by H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop and Mr. Omar Khoory, Managing Director, Nakheel Malls, in the presence of Mr. Humaid Zayed AlNuaimi, General Manager ......read more
Arla FOODMoovers will be rolled out in 150 schools across the UAE
12 December, Dubai, UAE: Arla Foods is proud to announce that it has launched an initiative in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Education to promote healthier food habits among school children. Arla FOODMoovers will be rolled out across 150 public and private schools in the UAE following the success of the pilot program at Dubai British School earlier this year and is aligned with Arla’s commitment towards the UAE health agenda.
The program was recently launched (06 December 2018) in the ......read more
A food hall concept that offers fresh, prepared and gourmet dishes covering an eclectic international spectrum of food
Dubai, UAE, December 11, 2018: Todd English Food Hall, an award-winning microcosm of global cuisine, opened its doors to welcome diners and those seeking an exquisite culinary experience to a world of gourmet delicacy. This unique F&B concept is based on Todd English’s popular food hall at The Plaza in New York and brings to the UAE a sophisticated taste of the Big Apple and far beyond.
Located in the Fashion Avenue at the iconic Dubai Mall, Todd ......read more
Moombai & Co. brings in additional variety to its #newfashionedandhonest food selection with much more options for entrée, main course and a separate non-alcoholic section for drinks.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 10, 2018: Moombai & Co. located in the famous H Dubai launches its new menu range giving a refreshing edge to the Mumbaiya food served here. The new additions to this Indian Gastro Bar are introduced keeping in line with its #newfashionedandhonest motto.
Adorning the flavors of Mumbai, the new additions are a mix of traditional and innovative ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 09, 2018: Tonight, in the company of Dubai’s VIPs, media and tastemakers, Joe’s Backyard celebrates their grand opening at the Holiday Inn, Dubai Festival City where guests will dance to the sounds of Abri & the Radius Funk.
Chef Andrea Way opens up his grandfather Joe’s Backyard. Hailing all the way from Tennessee, USA – Dubai becomes homage to barbeque, good times and a hangout for family and friends.
With a braai measuring a whopping 2.5 metres, Joe’s offers a greatest-hits of flame-grilled flavors from ......read more
Dubai, 9th December 2018
Following a month of online voting and input by expert industry judges, the 2018 JLT Restaurant Awards concluded with a glitzy ceremony held at Nara Pan-Asian Restaurant in JLT. A capacity crowd witnessed the big reveal of the winners and runners-up of the 18 categories in Dubai’s first hyper-local F&B awards.
On Monday, 26th November 2018, Nara Pan-Asian Restaurant in Dubai’s Jumeirah Lakes Towers neighbourhood, played host to the gala ceremony marking the end of the second JLT Restaurant Awards. The event, which saw the ......read more