Alshaya brings 10 dining destinations to Kuwait

Alshaya brings 10 dining destinations to Kuwait

Making its Kuwait debut this November is a popular Lebanese café brand Ahwet Zeitouna. Inspired by the warmth and bustle of Lebanon’s golden era.

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Region’s leading female pastry chefs celebrated

Region’s leading female pastry chefs celebrated

An all-female cast of the finest pastry chefs from the UAE, KSA and France took part in a roundtable discussion as part of an international showcase of French cream in Dubai organized on behalf of CNIEL – the French Dairy Board and the European Union. The event, which was hosted...

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A new formula for La Gondole’s Maroun family

A new formula for La Gondole’s Maroun family

As Lebanon’s F&B industry expands and contracts under the weight of its own success and fierce competition, concept creators and operators are seeking out prime real-estate space for a chance to unleash their creativity. Addressing that issue, HN caught up with one of Lebanon’s F&B veterans, Samer Maroun, son of...

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WATA, Lebanon’s innovative apple cider brand

WATA, Lebanon’s innovative apple cider brand

HN talks with Soha Frem, Founder of WATA Cider to learn how and why this young woman quit her job, enrolled in a cider-making program and eventually founded her own brand in 2017.

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Reserve Ammiq’s roots run deep

Reserve Ammiq’s roots run deep

Reserve Ammiq, also known as Domaine Skaff, is part of Nature Farms a company of which the shareholders are third-generation farmers. The brand has holdings in one of the finest vineyards of West Bekaa, Lebanon.

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Marriott International showcased the power of cuisine for a cause in Jordan

Marriott International showcased the power of cuisine for a cause in Jordan

The Culinary Diplomacy Project’s mission is to promote mutual understanding through the power of global culinary exchange.

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Three new international concepts in the Middle East

Three new international concepts in the Middle East

Here are three of the latest openings in Dubai, Kuwait and Cairo.

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Coupe du Monde de la Pâtisserie at SAUDI HORECA 2019

Coupe du Monde de la Pâtisserie at SAUDI HORECA 2019

For the first time in Saudi Arabia, SAUDI HORECA hosts, The World Pastry Cup National Selection. The event will take place at SAUDI HORECA 2019.

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Lebanese chocolatier wins big in Paris

Lebanese chocolatier wins big in Paris

This year, M de Noir was selected at the Salon du Chocolat Paris 2019 among the best 25 chocolatiers in the world. Founded by Lebanese native Maya Maalouf Kanaan, M de Noir offers an assortment of noble confections made with grand chocolates and opulent ingredients and crafted with the utmost...

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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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