Serving up memorable meals filled with a festive spirit
Kuwait- 09 February 2019: In celebration of Kuwait’s rich heritage, the Touristic Enterprises Company announces the launch of an exclusive Kuwaiti buffet at Horizon Restaurant at the Kuwait Towers. Offering a menu of authentic traditional cuisine, the special lunch and dinner buffets will be available to diners every Monday starting from 11 February 2019.
Making its debut ahead of Kuwait’s Independence and Liberation Day festivities, the restaurant will celebrate the country’s local culture, reflected in its dishes, décor and service. Complete with an Arabic coffee and dates station, customers can indulge in the original taste of local culinary delights and breathtaking views of Kuwait City.
Commenting on the new initiative, the General Manager ......read more
In addition to the new 360 Mall venue, Black Tap reveals new additions to its menu giving residents even more to chew on!
Kuwait, 9 December 2018: The public across Kuwait have enjoyed Black Tap’s amazing craft burgers and CrazyShake™ milkshakes since the venue first opened its doors in Kuwait earlier this year. Today, the brand celebrated the opening of its second outlet in Kuwait within six months of its entry into the market.
The celebrations at 360 Mall were led by Tamdeen Group Vice Chairman Mr. Meshal Jassim Al Marzouq along with VIP guests and families. Also gracing the opening was the U.S. Ambassador to the State of Kuwait, Lawrence R. Silverman.
Providing Kuwait’s dining and events scene a true ‘shake up’ for the second time, Black Tap welcomed a 360 Mall organised flash mob ......read more
Fumero has sprayed signature pop culture graffiti on Black Tap’s new Kuwait venue
Kuwait City, Kuwait – 28 November, 2018: Less than six months after New York cult burger venue Black Tap debuted in Kuwait, the food lovers’ favourite has responded to increasing consumer demand and has opened a second outlet at 360 Mall in Kuwait.
Black Tap’s famous craft burger creations and monster CrazyShakes have established the casual dining concept as a perennial hotspot and Instagram sensation in the hearts and minds of Kuwait’s diners. And now 360 Mall regulars can look forward to joining the Black Tap party; families and foodies living close to the popular mall will now be able to easily enjoy tucking into the restaurant’s award-winning meat patty specials and legendary ......read more
Kuwait, November 11, 2018: Breakfast is an important meal that has its own unique rituals for all of us. Acknowledging that every fine dining restaurant should provide each customer with a unique experience as the place to enjoy a meal and create unforgettable moments Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait, The Jewel of Kuwait City, is proud to introduce its new Chococafe new irresistible breakfast.
The new single Arabic breakfast tray offers premium morning delights including eggs, served your way, labneh, grilled halloumi, sausages, tea of coffee, orange juice, pickles, vegetable crudites, served with fresh bread basket and croissant, daily at Chococafe from 8:00 am- 11:30 am, for 7 KD per person.
Chococafe is renowned for its vibrant chic atmosphere, prime location overlooking the Arabian Gulf in Salmiya, and rich menu of food ......read more
Kuwait, 06 November 2018: Europe is known for its large market for fruit juices around the world, where it continues to provide the market with innovative fresh flavors of juices. An informative event titled “European Organic Juices” for the promotion of Organic juices took place on the 28th of October 2018, at Four Points by Sheraton Kuwait, through the EU campaign.
The event included a presentation of organic fruit juices; cherry, apple, and pomegranate juices, to the markets of Middle East: UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait. Each product is represented by one partner. The organic pomegranate juice is represented by ASOP, a producer’s organization, while the organic cherry juice is represented by BNHU, a non-profit trade organization, and the organic apple juice is represented by BIOROMANIA, an association of ......read more
Kuwait’s leading food & beverage distributor, partners with Lebanese coffee giant to introduce CAFE NAJJAR’s freshly ground coffee beans, and authentic new coffee technology.
KUWAIT, 31 October 2018: Leading food & beverage distributor Alyasra Foods, has announced its partnership with Lebanon’s largest coffee supplier, Cafe Najjar, as sole distributors of Cafe Najjar’s freshly ground coffee beans and the latest Lebanese coffee technology, Najjar Raqwa coffee machine.
The partnership was unveiled at HoReCa KUWAIT 2018, Kuwait’s largest hospitality, catering and food industry exhibition. HoReCa attendees were treated to a cup of authentic Lebanese coffee served in just 45 seconds using the innovative Najjar Raqwa coffee machine. Najjar Raqwa promises to deliver consistent taste at ......read more
From the south of Italy to Kuwait
Kuwait, September 24, 2018: Bianca, the Italian restaurant chain, has opened its first branch in Kuwait in partnership with the Tamdeen Food Company, the food and beverage division of the Tamdeen Group. The traditional Italian restaurant was launched at Al Kout Mall, on Wednesday, 19 September 2018. The latest addition to the large-scale Al Kout project, the launch of Bianca comes as a result of the chain’s great success in the region through its two branches in Dubai, UAE.
Bianca offers diners a perfect blend of delicious Neapolitan cuisine and innovative flavors to satisfy all tastes. The restaurant relies on both fresh local ingredients and others imported directly from Italy, such as extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar. It also features many other dishes made ......read more
As temperature in Kuwait reaches 50°C (122°F), the BURGER KING® brand served a special WHOPPER® sandwich flame – grilled by the Sun.
Kuwait, July 24, 2018: Can it get any hotter? It sure can! The warmest day of the year in Kuwait just hit 50°Celsius (122°F), and the BURGER KING® brand wasted no time in making the best of every ray. Flipping the down side of Kuwait’s infamous scorching heat through their very own solar powered gadget, the BURGER KING® brand took flame-grilling to new heights by harnessing the Sun’s power to its ultimate advantage. The result? The beginning of a tasty friendship between the giant food chain and the bright star.
In July 2018, BURGER KING® restaurants in Kuwait served its 100% Sun flame-grilled WHOP-PER® sandwiches bearing the ......read more
Hugely-popular American food concept will fire up its kitchens in Al Kout Mall at the end of June 2018.
Kuwait, 12 June 2018: Tamdeen Food Company, a Tamdeen Group company, has announced that Black Tap, the American burger, shake and craft hops institution, will officially make its mark on Kuwait’s foodie scene by the end of this month at the new Al Kout Mall, Fahaheel, Kuwait. The restaurant, which will be carried out through Kuwait by Tamdeen Group, pays homage to the great American luncheonette tradition and has revolutionized the New York burger and shake scene with a badge of ultimate street cool. The restaurant will fire up its kitchens at the new Al Kout Mall, the largest shopping and entertainment destination in the south of Kuwait, located in the Fahaheel area.
Chef/owner Joe Isidori has developed a ......read more
Kuwait’s leading food and beverage distributor recognized by MEA Markets for commitment to service excellence and innovation
KUWAIT, 12 April 2018: Leading food and beverage distributor Alyasra Foods has been awarded the Best Foodservice Distributor in the Middle East at the MEA Markets Business Awards 2017.
Alyasra Foods, a trusted name in the FMCG and foodservice industry since its formation in 1989, saw off some stiff competition from around the region for the prestigious award. Alyasra was honored for its commitment to providing the best quality food and services, and unrivalled industry excellence to thousands of homes, hotels, businesses and retail outlets across Kuwait, Iraq and Saudi Arabia.
MEA Markets Awards recognize and give exposure to firms in this vibrant business region that are ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 12, 2018: Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait, the jewel of Kuwait City, has added another gem to its inspiring food and beverage offering, with a vibrant closed garden. Temperatures may be rising with summer on the way, but Chococafe Garden is the cool, new hangout in Kuwait.
Chococafe Garden, an extension of the hotel’s renowned, stylish Chococafe was officially inaugurated on Tuesday, 10 April, 2018 with a special, energizing opening for distinguished members of the media representatives and invited agencies. Guests enjoyed an enlivening evening in the new luxury surrounds of this favorite hotspot in the heart of Salmiya, sampling the delights of the Chococafe while cheering on the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals and networking with their peers.
Chococafe Garden is a fully air-conditioned covered ......read more
Signature restaurant launches new menu featuring local favorites and exciting Asian creations
Kuwait, April 1, 2018: Salt Restaurant for seafood and international cuisine at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa celebrated the launch of its new menu. The signature restaurant also announced that opening its doors for lunch in addition to dinner. The announcement was made in a glamorous style with the presence of distinguished members of the media.
General Manager, Savino Leone and Director of PR & Communications, Carol Roncoletta welcomed the special guests in an event that epitomized Jumeirah’s luxury and renowned hospitality of Stay Different™. Delighted members of the media were given the privilege of sampling dishes from the crafted menu before it was implemented in Salt.
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Kuwait, February 06, 2018: A great event and European Food Product Presentation and Lunch took place in Sheraton Kuwait, a Luxury Collection Hotel on the evening of 5th of February 2018.
Through a European program called “Great Flavors” campaign financed with the aid from the European Union and Greece, quality products certified with PGI & PDO like gruyere cheese, pistachios, extra virgin olive oil, olives and currants have the opportunity to demonstrate in Kuwaiti audience.
The vice president of Agricultural Association from Naxos, the Geek biggest island of Cyclades, Mr. Iakovos Valeris, supplier of the special cheese Gruyere, represented the program and hosted many guests like importers, distributors, Journalists and cheese buyers to join them for a product presentation and Lunch in ......read more
Kuwait, 04 February 2018: Leading food and beverage Distributor Alyasra Foods announced the lucky winner from its latest “Pringles Deserter” campaign earlier this month. Following 45 days of excitement, The grand prize ‘Jeep Wrangler’ reached its new owner in a special ceremony conducted in the presence Al Yasra Foods and Kellogg’s & Pringles-Kuwait delegates at Alyasra foods head office.
With joy, Ms. Asraa Qasem proudly received her prize from Ayman Mahmoud, Alyasra Food Senior Director, and Preeti Bhambani, GCC Sales head of Kellogg’s & Pringles.
The interactive campaign involved competition seeking consumer engagement, involving coupons in packs distributed through Kuwait’s market to win several prizes including a Jeep Wrangler, 5 ATVs and smaller assured gifts. Pringles ......read more
Hotel’s culinary experts mark another victorious participation in largest B2B hospitality exhibition in Kuwait
Kuwait, February 01, 2018: Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait played a prominent role and demonstrated its culinary expertise in the recent Horeca 2018, the largest B2B hospitality exhibition in the country, held at the Kuwait International Fair.
A team of 10 culinary experts from the award-winning Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait joined hundreds of fellow hospitality professionals in showcasing their talents in a range of live competitions during the seventh edition of the wide-ranging event covering the hospitality, catering and food industry sectors.
Hundreds of the leading chefs competed in live demonstrations and Symphony Style Hotel’s food and drinks experts came out on top winning a number of ......read more
Partnership with Jacobs Douwe Egberts will enhance coffee choice for local consumers
KUWAIT, January 24, 2018: Leading food and beverage distributor Alyasra Foods has brewed up a treat for Kuwait’s coffee drinkers with the launch of global power brands Jacobs and Maxwell House, under the Jacobs Douwe Egberts umbrella, at the recent HORECA 2018, Kuwait’s largest hospitality and food industry exhibition, covering hospitality, catering and food industry sectors.
Coffee consumption is a favorite pastime in Kuwait and Alyasra Foods, the largest distributor to Kuwait’s FMCG, turned heads at the 17th edition of the mega food industry event HORECA held at Kuwait International Fair, with the introduction of the Jacobs coffee in Kuwait, a company that has more 125 years’ experience of producing ......read more
Fine dining and evening outdoors await at Kuwait’s idyllic resort with 25% discount for early bookings before December 15th
Kuwait, December 10, 2017: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, Kuwait’s idyllic resort, welcomes guests to celebrate the joyous season with festive-inspired dining experiences in luxurious ambiance leading up to the 25th of December. Guests who book their table before December 15th, will get a special 25% discount.
Award-winning restaurants are all set for the season of warmth, joy and cheerful spirit in specially-decorated settings, impeccable service and highly-acclaimed cuisine.
Starting at the heart of the hotel, Garden Café Restaurant offers celebratory brunches and dinner on December 24th, December 25th and January 7th. Overlooking stunning surroundings and garden views, ......read more
United Arab Emirates, 7 May 2017: International retail franchise operator M.H. Alshaya Co. has announced its franchise partnership with acclaimed chef Thomas Keller to launch the first three Bouchon Bakeries outside the United States in Dubai, Kuwait and Qatar this year.
The first Bouchon Bakery opened in July 2003 by Keller, the award-winning American chef, restaurateur, and cookbook author, as a place that would foster community and provide one-of-a-kind breads in Yountville, California. Since then, the bakery has quickly blossomed beyond the Napa Valley into an important landmark throughout the United States which offers a genuine style of classic French boulangeries and a wide selection of artisanal breads and classic desserts inspired by Chef Keller’s childhood memories and of his time in France.
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From Florida to Kuwait
Kuwait, 28 March 2017: The heat may be rising with summer on the horizon but Sloan’s Ice Cream will help keep you cool thanks to a variety of new flavors.
The ice cream parlor, based at The Promenade mall, is the place to go for a sweet treat and the new varieties will enhance the Sloans Ice Cream experience. Choose between Mint Chocolate Chunk, Raspberry Chocolate Chunk or Sloan’s Mud Pie, a coffee ice cream accompanied by fudge and graham crackers.Or tantalize your taste buds with Circus – a cotton candy flavored ice cream loaded with gummy bears – or how about a Cherries Jubilee, cherry ice cream mixed with chocolate chunks and juice dark cherries.
The range on offer might have you going nuts trying to make a choice and nuts could be your answer, in the form of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 2, 2017: ICONS Coffee Couture, a fashion and lifestyle coffee shop chain, offering indulgence the healthier way, continuous it’s expansion around the GCC with its newest branch opening at iconic Guinness Record winning Cayan Tower in Dubai Marina in collaboration with LivNordic Spa and Wellness, Cayan Hospitality with further outlets following all over UAE, KSA, Bahrain and Qatar. The coffee shop provides a flawless blend of fashion and food for those seeking healthier alternatives to their favourite delights.
The official launch was attended by social media influencers, VIP guests, select media, & residents from Cayan Tower among other notable attendees. Some of the celebrity guests who graced the event was Lara Tabet, Official spokeswoman for Arab fashion council & tv presenter & Arif Mirza ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: A great event and European Food Product Presentation and Lunch took place in Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in Kuwait on the morning of 16th of February 2017.
Through a European program called “Great Flavors” campaign financed with the aid from the European Union and Greece, quality products certified by Protected Geographical indication (PGI) and Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) like gruyere cheese, pistachios, extra virgin olive oil, olives and currants, have the opportunity to demonstrate in Kuwaiti audience.
The vice president of Agricultural Association from Naxos, the Greek biggest island of Cyclades, Mr. Iakovos Valeris, supplier of the special cheese Gruyere, represented the program and hosted many guests like importers, distributors, Journalists and cheese buyers ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: The New Atkins Lifestyle has launched a delicious low carb, low sugar Fudge Caramel bar in the UAE. The Fudge Caramel bar makes for satisfying ‘elevenses’ or afternoon snack and is perfect for satisfying a sweet tooth.
Scrumptious and satisfying, yet low in sugar and carb treats are hard to come by, but with new tasty addition in the Atkins range, choosing a healthier option couldn’t be easier.
Why not indulge in a not so naughty nibble with the new Atkins Fudge Caramel bar. With 55% less carbohydrates than regular fudge caramel bars, it is perfect for those on the go.
Swap a Mars for a satisfying Atkins Fudge Caramel bar.
Atkins Fudge Caramel Bar
Serving Per 100g
Net Carbs: 4.8g
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Dubai’s original & only organic famers’ market is once again set to delight visitors with fresh, local produce directly from growers and artisan food producers with no middlemen
Dubai, UAE, December 21, 2016: Leading Dubai-based real estate master developer and asset manager Dubai Properties (DP) has announced the return of The Farmers’ Market at Bay Avenue Retail Promenade every Friday, 8:00am to 1:00pm, from now on until May 2017.
In partnership with Baker & Spice, an award-winning food shop and artisan restaurant and Taj Dubai Hotel in Bay Avenue, DP will host farmers from all over the UAE who will once again descend upon the 8th Farmers’ Market for the season with stalls bursting with daily picked, organic produce and seasonal ingredients.
This community-led initiative, that gives ......read more
Kuwait, 18 October 2016: KFC, the world-famous name in chicken has had its high standards of food quality and cleanliness certified in Kuwait, through a series of strict and on-going auditing processes. In 2015, KFC passed a total of 980 QA Audits in Kuwait and for 2016 running up to September it has passed 781, received from both the internal KFC audit team and a number of authorised external auditing companies.
KFC takes great care to adopt quality measures across all of its processes, particularly as it pinpoints all practices, ranging from storage products and methods of operation handled and prepared in the cooking process, for both in-store serving within any Kuwait branches and home deliveries. The company takes into account the highest food quality standards when it comes to cleanliness and precision, in order to ......read more
For the first time in Kuwait, experience the traditional taste of American BBQ.
Kuwait, 16 October 2016: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, Kuwait’s idyllic resort, has ushered in the cooler evenings with the launch of its Southern American Barbeque nights every Wednesday.
The special themed-night, which is the first of its kind in Kuwait, offers an unforgettable taste of classic American grills popular in the Southern states from North Carolina all the way to Texas. Set in a unique outdoor experience by the pool and beach area, the Southern theme is reflected in the ambiance and the scents of hickory-smoked meats, featuring an array of sumptuous premium slow-cooked beef brisket, baby back ribs smoked over Logwood, wings, salads and live cooking stations featuring burgers and chili dogs.
Daniel Irvine, the new ......read more
TGI Fridays Gives More Reasons to be Thankful for the Weekend…
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2015: Well-known restaurant chain TGI Fridays has pulled out all the stops to woo even more UAE fans for its distinctive style of casual dining. The popular brand, which forms part of the Americana Group, has embarked on a programme of revamping its outlets and upgrading its menu with 30 new dishes, ......read more
Company paths way to launch 40 outlets across the UAE and GCC market
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: International franchiser German Doner Kebab has invested AED 60 million in the UAE and Gulf region. Currently with over 20 functional outlets, an additional 40 outlets are in the pipeline, which will be opening by Q3, 2015.
Keeping speed with the competitive UAE market German Doner Kebab is ......read more
Dubai, UAE – April 30, 2014: Carluccio’s, the authentic Italian caffe, restaurant and foodshop announces the launch of its new Breakfast Menu. The menu has been developed to cater to trends focusing on better quality ingredients and healthy options.
The new breakfast menu includes a variety of frittatas, crepes, omelettes and freshly baked breads. Free range eggs are a new addition ......read more