Coffee Report 2019

Coffee Report 2019

According to Allegra’s World Coffee Portal, the only specialist information platform built for senior coffee industry leaders, the world entered the 5th Wave a few years back. This, saw greater influence exercised by high quality boutique chains adopting a more advanced set of business practices and delivering well-crafted artisan concepts at scale.

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First Del Monte café debuted at Kuwait International Airport’s T4

First Del Monte café debuted at Kuwait International Airport’s T4

The step reflects the company’s endeavor to offer healthier snacks and food on the go to airport employees and passengers transiting through Kuwait airport.

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Fidaa Ayoub brings ‘The Phoenix’ to life

Fidaa Ayoub brings ‘The Phoenix’ to life

Fidaa Ayoub, represented Lebanon at this year’s Lebanon and UAE Patron 2019 Tequila finals competition in Dubai. Yet despite the fact that he did not achieve what he originally intended to, his resolve was strengthened as the entire event constituted a very valuable learning experience.

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Lebanon’s crafty craft beer

Lebanon’s crafty craft beer

Beer brewing is a craft that began more than 10,000 years ago, long before the discovery of wine. Today, it has become the highest-selling beverage throughout the world and Lebanese producers are emerging onto the scene with some innovatively crafty propositions

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Dubai announces ‘dry day’

Dubai announces ‘dry day’

No alcohol will also be displayed in bars and restaurants and some outlets will be closed that offer live entertainment.

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More demand on camel dairy in the GCC, Saudi Arabia leads the market

More demand on camel dairy in the GCC, Saudi Arabia leads the market

The GCC camel dairy market has been segmented into flavoured milk, milk powder, pasteurized milk, ice cream, cheese, Laban, ghee, drinking yogurt, etc.

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Savor the flavor

Savor the flavor

The world’s top syrup manufacturers and award-winning drink-making professionals get ahead of this year’s trending syrup flavors used to fashion coffee and cocktail-based drinks

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Meet the world’s first AI created whisky

Meet the world’s first AI created whisky

Together with Finnish tech company Fourkind and Microsoft, Mackmyra is creating the world’s first whisky developed with artificial intelligence (AI). The distillery’s machine learning models, powered by Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform and AI cognitive services, are fed with existing recipes (including those for award-winning blends), sales data, and customer preferences. With this data the AI can generate more than 70 million recipes that it predicts will be popular and of the highest quality.

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Where bartender meets chef

Where bartender meets chef

Alcohol and food have always reflected societal advancements. Today, the role played by both industry representatives are overlapping, thereby altering what previously were defined occupations. HN investigates

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Château Musar’s winning strategy

Château Musar’s winning strategy

Lebanon’s winemaking industry might be small in scale, but it certainly has plenty of standout strengths. HN interviewed Gaston Hochar, GM, Château Musar, to find out more about the brand’s plans in this ever-growing industry

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