J.Makhlouf: Clean, Professional and Very Tasty Sandwiches

Recommended | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

February 22, 2019

Recommended

J.Makhlouf: Clean, Professional and Very Tasty Sandwiches

His name is Walid Makhlouf and he is the most unconventional restaurateur ever. He is the man standing behind his shining counter rolling a sandwich at a time, a smile on his face, happy to…

February 22, 2019 | Restaurants | Metn

Pankee: Bad all the Way! Unbelievable!

Desserts & Sweets | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 23, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Pankee: Bad all the Way! Unbelievable!

Pankee, a restaurant dedicated to pancakes has opened in Zalka. I don’t want to sound negative before trying the food but why? Why this hidden location, why the metallic stairs. Why have an…

January 23, 2019 | Restaurants | Metn

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

Nutella Biscuits Are Something To Look Out For

Spotted Stories

February 23, 2018

Spotted Stories

Nutella Biscuits Are Something To Look Out For

And they look delicious. Nutella is great, isn't it? You can put it on crêpes, toast, pancakes... or, let's be honest, you can just dig into that jar with a spoon  and take a moment to…

February 23, 2018

My Favorite Street Crepe in Paris

Recommended | Paris France Europe

France

January 15, 2018

Recommended

My Favorite Street Crepe in Paris

Expect to wait around 15 minutes for your crepe at Crêperie Genia, only because there is always a crowd waiting to get their hands on the yummiest crepe in Paris. What I love about this…

January 15, 2018 | Reviews | Paris

Al Mandaloun's Nutella Galette des Rois -King's Cake

Tasty Discoveries

January 07, 2018

Tasty Discoveries

Al Mandaloun's Nutella Galette des Rois -King's Cake

I've been trying several Galettes des Rois for the last years, liking some but never feeling impressed, except by the one at Laduree which has unfortunately closed.  The ones I had this…

January 07, 2018

Emm Salim Bakery: Ejjet Bayd and Mabroumet Nutella in Anfeh

Bread & Bakeries | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 20, 2017

Bread & Bakeries

Emm Salim Bakery: Ejjet Bayd and Mabroumet Nutella in Anfeh

My latest discovery is a must try! Emm Salim’s bakery is one of the many places that have made Anfeh famous. Located in the old souk, the famous "Tahet el Rih" resort and surely the Phoenician…

December 20, 2017 | Breakfast & Coffee | North Lebanon

Nutella's Exclusive and Colorful Jars Make Colorful Waves

Spotted Stories

June 02, 2017

Spotted Stories

Nutella's Exclusive and Colorful Jars Make Colorful Waves

Nutella has gone all colorful, fresh and unique. Nutella's manufacturer Ferrero worked with advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather Italia on the project, titled Nutella Unica using one algorithm to…

June 02, 2017

First Official Nutella Cafe to Ever Open

News

May 18, 2017

News

First Official Nutella Cafe to Ever Open

Ferraro to open the first owned and operated restaurant, Nutella Cafe, end of this month! Whether you're grabbing coffee on the way to work or looking for a neighborhood lunch spot, the new Nutella…

May 18, 2017

Sandwiched: My Favorite American Diner in Town... Delicious Food!

American | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

February 14, 2017

American

Sandwiched: My Favorite American Diner in Town... Delicious Food!

Two years have passed since I last visited Sandwiched, a diner nestled on Jounieh's interior road offering a selection of delicious sandwiches and burgers. The menu has changed but the decor is still…

February 14, 2017 | Burgers | Jounieh

Happy Nutella Day!

News

February 05, 2017

News

Happy Nutella Day!

Have you ever loved something so much you thought it deserved a holiday? An American blogger named Sara Rosso did. That’s why she founded World Nutella® Day on February 5th,…

February 05, 2017

Mazarine Coffee: The Tartines of San Francisco

Breakfast & Coffee | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

February 02, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Mazarine Coffee: The Tartines of San Francisco

Walking down the streets of San Francisco, a coffee shop grabbed my attention. Mazarine Coffee looks fresh with a traditional feel. A wide space, ceramic tiles, an industrial ceiling, wooden…

February 02, 2017 | Recommended | San Francisco

Nutella Burger at McDonald's Italy - Only

Chocolate

November 19, 2016

Chocolate

Nutella Burger at McDonald's Italy - Only

Sweety con Nutella is two sweet buns holding a hearty serving of creamy Nutella, oozing in chocolatey goodness with every bite. Yum... Breakfast treat? This a new burger at McDonald's and is part of…

November 19, 2016 | News

Pumpkin Terrier: The Nutella and Banana Cake

Tasty Discoveries

July 08, 2016

Tasty Discoveries

Pumpkin Terrier: The Nutella and Banana Cake

Pumpkin Terrier is a cafe like any other cafe you come across. Approach the counter and start drooling over their beautifully looking cakes. I chose two of them. Calm music, simple decor, an open…

July 08, 2016

Nutella Fans: The ‘Nutty Chocolatta’ Donut

Chocolate

May 06, 2016

Chocolate

Nutella Fans: The ‘Nutty Chocolatta’ Donut

Krispy Kreme fans rejoice... Actually Nutella fans rejoice... A Nutella®-flavored doughnut, dubbed ‘Nutty Chocolatta’ stuffed with the hazelnut spread and sprinkled with chocolate…

May 06, 2016 | News

Creperie Genia: The Best Street Crepe in Paris

Popular | Paris France Europe

France

March 27, 2016

Popular

Creperie Genia: The Best Street Crepe in Paris

I'm skipping the intros and the descriptions and going straight to the crepes. This is a review about my favorite crepe in Paris and probably my favorite one from around the world. A crepe…

March 27, 2016 | Recommended | Paris

There's a New Chocolate Spread: Twix Spread

Chocolate

March 17, 2016

Chocolate

There's a New Chocolate Spread: Twix Spread

Mars Chocolate Drinks and Treats has unveiled a new addition to its spreads range, Twix Spread. The company said the new chocolate and caramel spread with crunchy biscuit pieces is best served on…

March 17, 2016 | Spotted Stories

Crepico: Pancakes Heaven in Nutella Kingdom

Recommended | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

March 02, 2016

Recommended

Crepico: Pancakes Heaven in Nutella Kingdom

It's still my favorite, a place taking crepes, waffles and pancakes to another level, treating them like pieces of art... It's called Crepico and it's on Zalka highway. On Zalka highway, the place…

March 02, 2016 | Restaurants | Metn

Kinder Bueno Dark is Back

News

February 19, 2016

News

Kinder Bueno Dark is Back

Following a successful appearance last year, Kinder Bueno Dark is returning to shelves this spring. The product features a hazelnut filling, encased in a dark chocolate covered wafer. Dark chocolate…

February 19, 2016

Write Your Name and Message on a Nutella Jar

News

February 09, 2016

News

Write Your Name and Message on a Nutella Jar

The latest trend is writing your name on your favorite products. Coke started it and now all brands are craving it. You can now get your name on a Nutella jar in seconds. It’s here!…

February 09, 2016 | Spotted Stories

Vive La Crepe New York: Loved the Concept not the Crepes

French Food | New York USA Americas

USA

October 31, 2015

French Food

Vive La Crepe New York: Loved the Concept not the Crepes

It looks French and it's in New York. Vive La Crepe is a place known for its crepes and I personally felt like having one this evening. A beautifully well-lit place, Vive La Crepe is said to be…

October 31, 2015 | Restaurants | New York

Finger Biscuits: Some Innovations are Just Wow!

Chocolate

September 17, 2015

Chocolate

Finger Biscuits: Some Innovations are Just Wow!

How many times have you craved just opening a jar of Nutella and dig in with your fingers... I guess most of us have and this is why this 'urge' for all time favorite chocolate jar has led to the…

September 17, 2015 | Spotted Stories

Nutella Jars Get An Artful Makeover

Spotted Stories

June 29, 2015

Spotted Stories

Nutella Jars Get An Artful Makeover

Nutella has commissioned Paris-based artist Nairone, to spice up their Facebook fan page, by giving the iconic bottles an artful, eye-catching makeover.     Nairone signature…

June 29, 2015

Recommended: Breakfast at Heathrow's Hilton, London

Breakfast & Coffee | London UK Europe

UK

May 27, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Recommended: Breakfast at Heathrow's Hilton, London

An early morning, 8am here in Heathrow, sounds of the fountain, smooth music playing in the background... I woke up early just to check their breakfast and I'm happy I've done so. I honestly…

May 27, 2015 | Recommended | London

Crepes, Waffles and Pancakes: 16 Spots Rated

Reviews | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

May 25, 2015

Reviews

Crepes, Waffles and Pancakes: 16 Spots Rated

I've been touring around the country in search of the best crepes, waffles and pancakes to feed my sweet tooth. There are a lot of options out there and here I've tried to present a good range for…

May 25, 2015 | Spotted Stories | Lebanon

Michele Ferrero, Italy's Richest Man, Owner of the Nutella brand, Dies

News

February 15, 2015

News

Michele Ferrero, Italy's Richest Man, Owner of the Nutella brand, Dies

Michele Ferrero, the world’s richest confectionery maker whose Nutella chocolate and hazelnut spread helped raise generations of Italians and define Italian sweets, has died, he was 89. Sergio…

February 15, 2015

Maltesers Enters the Chocolate-Spread World

Chocolate

January 27, 2015

Chocolate

Maltesers Enters the Chocolate-Spread World

Is nutella getting more competition? After we heard of Hershy's spread now comes Maltesers chocolate spread. Following the success of the Maltesers Teasers Bars, the malty, chocolate…

January 27, 2015 | News

Just an Email Away: Your Name on a Nutella Jar

News

January 06, 2015

News

Just an Email Away: Your Name on a Nutella Jar

You can now get your name on a Nutella jar in seconds. Just email them your name and a free label will be delivered to your mailbox. How cool is that? Click on Nutellanewname.com and get…

January 06, 2015

Our Own NoGarlicNoOnions Nutella Jar!

News

December 01, 2014

News

Our Own NoGarlicNoOnions Nutella Jar!

Just last week I posted something on personlizing your own Nutella Jar and was asking if anyone was coming from London anytime soon to grab me a jar with the nogarlicnoonions on it... Little did I…

December 01, 2014

Personalize Your Name on a Nutella Jar. Yep, You Heard Right!

Spotted Stories

November 19, 2014

Spotted Stories

Personalize Your Name on a Nutella Jar. Yep, You Heard Right!

Personlaized is the new big thing... after seeing my name on a Coca Cola can my next fanstasy was seeing on a jar of Nutella. Don't luagh because I am sure you're thinking the same thing... and…

November 19, 2014

Cookielicious: Creative Cookies in Hamra

Tasty Discoveries | Hamra & Verdun Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

October 16, 2014

Tasty Discoveries

Cookielicious: Creative Cookies in Hamra

The name is mouthwatering... The logo just makes you want to come in... when I did, and I am going to be honest, I was not too impressed to see the cookies stacked in plastic Tupperwares. But…

October 16, 2014 | Hamra & Verdun

Price of Nutella Could Rise!

News

August 17, 2014

News

Price of Nutella Could Rise!

Price of Nutella could rise after poor weather devastated hazelnut crops. The Independent reports Chocolate makers and fans of hazelnut-filled products including Nutella spread may need to…

August 17, 2014

100% Whole Wheat Markouk Bread from Sawfar, Worth Trying

Bread & Bakeries | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

June 24, 2014

Bread & Bakeries

100% Whole Wheat Markouk Bread from Sawfar, Worth Trying

I never imagined that I will be writing a review on bread... More so 'markouk' bread. While visiting a new hotel in Bhamdoun, someone recommended that I continue up the highway to Sawfar to find a…

June 24, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Shouf

Cronutella: A Good Reason to Celebrate

News

May 14, 2014

News

Cronutella: A Good Reason to Celebrate

Dominique Ansel's Cronut has teamed up with Nutella. Is this a match made in heaven? The two gigantic brand names are celebrating their birthday. While the Cronut is one this month, Nutella…

May 14, 2014

Nutella-licious! New York Gets its Own Nutella Bar

News

May 11, 2014

News

Nutella-licious! New York Gets its Own Nutella Bar

NYC will be getting its own Nutella Bar starting May 12. Worth a trip to New York, don't you agree?  Priced between $3-$6, the Nutella Bar will feature a full menu of Nutella-licious items…

May 11, 2014

Oslo: Lebanon's Famous Ice Cream and Cakes Parlor!

Ice Cream & Gelato | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

April 26, 2014

Ice Cream & Gelato

Oslo: Lebanon's Famous Ice Cream and Cakes Parlor!

Who doesn't know Oslo by now, the famous ice cream maker who took Lebanon by storm, offering one of the finest one-liter tubs found in the country. For the last decade or so, I have been waiting…

April 26, 2014 | Recommended | Achrafieh

Pzza.Co… Will Put a Smile on your Face… I was Overwhelmed

Italian Food | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

April 07, 2014

Italian Food

Pzza.Co… Will Put a Smile on your Face… I was Overwhelmed

BRGR.Co started in Lebanon and found its way into the international market... The same people who brought you BRGR.Co now bring you PZZA.Co, a gourmet accessible Italian concept with a focal element…

April 07, 2014 | Pizza | Beirut

Would You Like to See Minimal Version Designs and Packaging of Your Favorite Food Products?

Spotted Stories

March 07, 2014

Spotted Stories

Would You Like to See Minimal Version Designs and Packaging of Your Favorite Food Products?

According to The New York Times, The average person sees up to 5,000 ads a day. All the ads are full of colors, product labels are slammed in our faces in magazine, online, billboards... Imagine if…

March 07, 2014

Bagelstein: Bagels Are Taking Over Paris

Reviews | Paris France Europe

France

February 22, 2014

Reviews

Bagelstein: Bagels Are Taking Over Paris

Last year, the French capital saw the rise of the Burger trend... among others. I realized that Paris is opening up to different and more international food bites... and today, I believe it's bagels.…

February 22, 2014 | Street Food | Paris

Nutella Turns 50 in May: Be a Part of the Festivities

News

February 15, 2014

News

Nutella Turns 50 in May: Be a Part of the Festivities

Nutella celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and more specifically, May 18 is the day. The iconic chocolate spread wants to say “thank you” to the millions of consumers who love Nutella, big and…

February 15, 2014

"Nutella" Enters War!

News

January 17, 2014

News

"Nutella" Enters War!

Finally! Does Nutella finally have a competitor? Hershey's just released a line of chocolate spreads with different ingredients, one of which is a direct competitor to all time favorite Nutella -…

January 17, 2014

Bakeries Redefined... Zaatar W Zeit's Stand Alone in Byblos

Breakfast & Coffee | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 02, 2014

Breakfast & Coffee

Bakeries Redefined... Zaatar W Zeit's Stand Alone in Byblos

After visiting Zaatar W Zeit Zalka with my family last week, I decided to give this place another try before drawing any conclusions. As a small recap, my last experience was unacceptable.  I…

January 02, 2014 | Manakish | Jbeil

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

30 Foods You’ll Never Have To Buy Again

Spotted Stories

November 03, 2013

Spotted Stories

30 Foods You’ll Never Have To Buy Again

Cut your grocery list in half by making delicious, healthy versions of your favorite foods at home. Because it's healthier... Bake low-fat tortilla chips in the oven. Skip the…

November 03, 2013

Crêperie Genia: A Little Piece of Heaven on St. Michel, Paris

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

June 12, 2013

French Food

Crêperie Genia: A Little Piece of Heaven on St. Michel, Paris

In 2009, I came to Paris to continue my education, where I spent more than two weeks in the area of St. Michel, Quartier des Arts and Odeon, highly saturated with students. I discovered it all, its…

June 12, 2013 | Recommended | Paris

SpoonSpreader: Turning the flat Spreader Into a Scoop

Food Gadgets

September 05, 2012

Food Gadgets

SpoonSpreader: Turning the flat Spreader Into a Scoop

SpoonSpreaderTM  is the first folding spoon designed to easily scoop and spread. With its "living-hinge" design, the SpoonSpreader can fold in your hand turning the flat spreader into a…

September 05, 2012 | Spotted Stories

L'Avenue du Parc Restaurant, Beirut

French Food | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 25, 2012

French Food

L'Avenue du Parc Restaurant, Beirut

This French place is definitely worth trying out. L'Avenue du Parc, situated in the heart of downtown Beirut, is one of the finest restaurants in town. Chef Alain Allaire serves the finest French…

February 25, 2012 | Restaurants | Beirut

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