Banana Leaves Take the Place of Plastic Bags

News

April 17, 2019

News

Banana Leaves Take the Place of Plastic Bags

Here's an idea on how we can help save the environment, be more eco-friendly and stop using plastic bags. Instead of using plastic bags - which are non-biodegradable and choke many sea animals, we…

April 17, 2019

Le Petit Gris: 7 Years of Bistronomy in Beirut

French | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 29, 2018

French

Le Petit Gris: 7 Years of Bistronomy in Beirut

When I noticed that I last came here in 2015, it was time to visit again one of my favorite French Bistros in town. Guaranteed satisfaction for as long as I remember, Le Petit Gris is one of the few…

November 29, 2018 | Restaurants | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Grab a Dessert at People on the Roof: Unique Orgasmic Creations!

Desserts & Sweets | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 12, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Grab a Dessert at People on the Roof: Unique Orgasmic Creations!

Located on the fourth floor of Aishti in downtown Beirut, People is one of my favorite eateries for its class, simplicity and casual feel. I like the place, simply made of leather chairs and…

September 12, 2018 | Reviews | Beirut Central District

Wafels and Dinges; Cravings on the Go in New York

Desserts & Sweets | New York USA Americas

USA

June 18, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Wafels and Dinges; Cravings on the Go in New York

Wow... I screamed wow! A waffle that took five minutes to prepare transformed my mood! An exceptional waffle having the needed crunch to it and covered with a mountain of sweet delights. The…

June 18, 2018 | Recommended | New York

Greenwoods: English Breakfast in Amsterdam

Breakfast & Coffee | Amsterdam Holland Europe

Holland

May 15, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Greenwoods: English Breakfast in Amsterdam

Located underground by the canal, Greenwoods serves English breakfast all day until four in the afternoon. Renowned for its tasty bites, Greenwoods is highly ranked on social media. Take the wooden…

May 15, 2018 | Recommended | Amsterdam

Magnolia Bakery, Dubai Festival City: The Dream Banana Pudding

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

March 13, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Magnolia Bakery, Dubai Festival City: The Dream Banana Pudding

Now that Magnolia Bakery has closed in Lebanon, I started searching for it around the world especially to enjoy their carrot cake and banana pudding. Open in Dubai inside the festival city mall;…

March 13, 2018 | Reviews | Dubai

Caramelized Banana Fritters: A Mouthwatering Dessert

Desserts & Sweets | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

July 10, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Caramelized Banana Fritters: A Mouthwatering Dessert

Visiting Urbanista I discovered by pure coincidence they've launched a new menu... after having a couple bites, the manager offered us a dessert he says we have to try! OMG he was right. I've…

July 10, 2017 | Tasty Discoveries | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Sundaes and Cones: Colorful Ice Cream Flavors

Ice Cream & Gelato | New York USA Americas

USA

May 16, 2017

Ice Cream & Gelato

Sundaes and Cones: Colorful Ice Cream Flavors

The best part of New York's Sundaes and Cones is the first impression you get as you walk in. The delicious smell welcomes you the second you set foot inside. The big space enjoys simple decor, and…

May 16, 2017 | Recommended | New York

Healthy Food that Help You Sleep Better

Spotted Stories

April 22, 2017

Spotted Stories

Healthy Food that Help You Sleep Better

Sometimes we toss and turn around before being able to fall asleep... Drink a cup of warm milk some say... don't drink caffeine before bedtime... This infographic shows you what other healthy foods…

April 22, 2017

Eat More Fruits... Happy Banana Day!

News

April 19, 2017

News

Eat More Fruits... Happy Banana Day!

Banana Day is a bit like a heady mix of April Fool’s Day and Halloween (without the sweets or vandalism) and with a helpful portion of healthy eating thrown in for good measure. The origins…

April 19, 2017

Eileen's Special Cheesecake New York

Recommended | New York USA Americas

USA

November 15, 2015

Recommended

Eileen's Special Cheesecake New York

We were here by mistake, stopping at a place famous for cheesecakes, a small shop with multiple awards and press mentions over the net and magazines. Eileen's special cheesecakes seem to be a…

November 15, 2015 | Tasty Discoveries | New York

ChocoMoz: The Natural Real Chocolate Spread

Chocolate

September 11, 2015

Chocolate

ChocoMoz: The Natural Real Chocolate Spread

Chocomoz is proudly a local creation, a jar filled with a natural chocolate spread flavored with bananas. Spotted at Souk el Tayeb, this jar has a dark brown color and a yellow tag where the…

September 11, 2015 | Tasty Discoveries

Minions the New Face of Limited Edition Tic Tac

News

May 15, 2015

News

Minions the New Face of Limited Edition Tic Tac

The Minions are taking over the world...The cutest character, in my opinion is now the new face for ’Tic Tac'. The brand has recently announced its latest limited edition ‘Tic Tac…

May 15, 2015

Inject Chocolate and Caramel into a Banana

Chocolate

December 26, 2014

Chocolate

Inject Chocolate and Caramel into a Banana

If you like your bananas, then this one is perfect for you... Check out Destapa Banana is cute device that lets you insert chocolate or caramel syrup into a banana. Fit the banana…

December 26, 2014 | Food Gadgets

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

Spotted Stories

July 24, 2014

Spotted Stories

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

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

July 24, 2014

Sweet Lebanon: 33 of the Finest Mouthwatering Desserts!

Desserts & Sweets | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

July 17, 2014

Desserts & Sweets

Sweet Lebanon: 33 of the Finest Mouthwatering Desserts!

Who doesn’t love desserts? Perfect pieces of mouthwatering indulgence… But where can you find the best of what Lebanon has to offer, in terms of sweets, cakes, cookies, ice cream... Are…

July 17, 2014 | Popular | Lebanon

Cuiz'in Mag: 22 Desserts qui Font Beyrouth

Desserts & Sweets | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 14, 2014

Desserts & Sweets

Cuiz'in Mag: 22 Desserts qui Font Beyrouth

Où trouver les meilleurs gâteaux, glaces et autres douceurs de la capitale? Suivez les pérégrinations de NoGarlicNoOnions. Une nouvelle rubrique à croquer.…

July 14, 2014 | News | Beirut

Best Ice Cream in Lebanon

Ice Cream & Gelato | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

May 31, 2014

Ice Cream & Gelato

Best Ice Cream in Lebanon

Here comes summer along with its intense heat, a beautiful season eagerly awaited in our fresh country. Beaches, mountain trails, barbecues, social gatherings, dancing on rooftop venues and,…

May 31, 2014 | Popular | Lebanon

Sunday Brunch at Casablanca: Indulge in Some Heavenly French Toast

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 21, 2014

Breakfast & Coffee

Sunday Brunch at Casablanca: Indulge in Some Heavenly French Toast

Way before becoming a trend around the country, Casablanca was known for its brunch every Sunday. Opening at 11am you are welcomed to savor Casablanca's fine organic preparations in the iconic…

May 21, 2014 | Restaurants | Beirut

So, How Much Sugar is in the Things We Eat

Desserts & Sweets

May 18, 2014

Desserts & Sweets

So, How Much Sugar is in the Things We Eat

A handy dandy guide to candy and other sugary foods. So, how much sugar is in the things we eat? Everything, apparently has sugar. An apple has 23 grams. Coca Cola has 39 grams. A grande Starbucks…

May 18, 2014 | News

What's the Difference Between Brown and White Eggs?

Spotted Stories

May 15, 2014

Spotted Stories

What's the Difference Between Brown and White Eggs?

Do you know the difference between white and brown eggs? Here's a unique video created by the Buzzfeed team will help explain the difference between similar foods like yams and sweet potatoes,…

May 15, 2014

Du Pain et des Idees: An Award Winning Bakery

Breakfast & Coffee | Paris France Europe

France

March 11, 2014

Breakfast & Coffee

Du Pain et des Idees: An Award Winning Bakery

A simple image I got tagged into on Instagram made me want to discover this place. What is said to be one of the best bakeries in Paris for serving the best bread in the capital has won three awards…

March 11, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Paris

Pizza Cups: Try the Limited Edition Holidays Specials

Popular | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

December 10, 2013

Popular

Pizza Cups: Try the Limited Edition Holidays Specials

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat... Oh this good old Christmas rhyme makes me smile especially  when I feel like the goose during the days that lead up to the festivities... Tasting…

December 10, 2013 | Tasty Discoveries | Lebanon

Food Inspired Cufflinks

Spotted Stories

November 04, 2013

Spotted Stories

Food Inspired Cufflinks

Need a soft drink with your order sir? Well, we really like these burger and fries cuff links. They are the perfect gift for that fast food lover and makes a great gag gift too. The burger and…

November 04, 2013

Food Meets Art 125: A Line of Wearable Dresses

Spotted Stories

August 02, 2013

Spotted Stories

Food Meets Art 125: A Line of Wearable Dresses

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

August 02, 2013

Akiki Fruits and Vegetables: Being Professional is Your Best Marketing Tool!

Spotted Stories | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

June 15, 2013

Spotted Stories

Akiki Fruits and Vegetables: Being Professional is Your Best Marketing Tool!

I'm not going to be too philosophical or try to sell an idea - but simply state a fact. You often wonder why some places succeed and grow while other fail in an instant. I believe the main reason…

June 15, 2013 | Tasty Discoveries | Lebanon

Diageo's World Class: Lebanon's Grand Finale

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June 14, 2013

News

Diageo's World Class: Lebanon's Grand Finale

For the third year now, Lebanon has been part of Diageo's World Class, one of the most prestigious bartending competitions around the world.  More than 39 Barchefs have been competing for the…

June 14, 2013 | Spotted Stories

A Matter of Life and Death

News

May 02, 2013

News

A Matter of Life and Death

It's hot and fruits seem to ripe faster in the heat... or so I think... In all cases there's a life time for everything... something that's good for you may be dangerous after it's past its…

May 02, 2013

A Long Kept Family Secret Recipe Revealed on Pie Day

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March 14, 2013

News

A Long Kept Family Secret Recipe Revealed on Pie Day

Today is Pi Day. Yes math nerds celebrate the mathematical symbol, while the rest of us just use this as an excuse to munch on some delicious pie. Honoured annually on March 14, or 3/14…

March 14, 2013

Old Wive's Tales: If You Want to Know if Your Eggs Are Still Fresh - Read On...

News

January 10, 2013

News

Old Wive's Tales: If You Want to Know if Your Eggs Are Still Fresh - Read On...

We often hear stories of how to pack fruits to keep them fresh, or how to keep your peeled apples from turning brown... Here are some interesting facts, as some experts say... try them and let us…

January 10, 2013

Let's All Bananza: Banana Easy Cutting

Food Gadgets

December 04, 2012

Food Gadgets

Let's All Bananza: Banana Easy Cutting

If you like having some banana with your cereal here's a genius idea. The Banaza perfectly slices bananas in seconds, just hold over a bowl or plate and squeeze. Leave that knife in the…

December 04, 2012 | Spotted Stories

A New Earth Recipe for NGNO: Kañiwa & Coconut Pancakes

Spotted Stories

November 26, 2012

Spotted Stories

A New Earth Recipe for NGNO: Kañiwa & Coconut Pancakes

Here's a recipe which A New Earth shares with us... Kañiwa and Coconut Pancakes... Serves 4-6 persons Ingredients 6 eggs, lightly beaten 3 bananas 1 cup coconut milk 1 cup…

November 26, 2012

Increase Your Sexuality with Food: Bananas

News

June 03, 2012

News

Increase Your Sexuality with Food: Bananas

It's not a surprise that bananas are associated with sexuality. Firstly the shape of this fruit makes it an automatic association with sexuality. But it's phallic shape aside, bananas has a lot to…

June 03, 2012

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