Food Awards

Stylish Booths & Food, Glorious Food
Taste it, Eat it, Drink It, & Applaud It!The 19th staging of the Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards took place last week Thursday, at Devon House. With 63 stations showcasing the finest culinary and beverage offerings there's...... Read More

Congrats, Jasmine
Thursday Food was thrilled with the news, a few weeks ago, that 12-year-old Jasmine Stewart, a Milton middle school student with Jamaican roots, had won the MasterChef Junior FOX TV series, the MasterChef Junior trophy, as well as the $100,000...... Read More

Stylish Booths & Food, Glorious Food - Red Stripe
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Western Jamaica at Table Talk Food Awards

Thursday, June, 1 2017    

The Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards unfolded on the lawns of Devon House in Kingston last Thursday and western Jamaica was well-represented with several establishments copping awards at the prestigious event. Read More

Foodies Unite @ Devon House

Thursday, June, 1 2017    

 The Rock's glitterati and corporate bigwigs didn't bat an eyelid at the $25,000 ticket as they turned out in droves to celebrate the country's best culinary masterminds at the Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards event, last Thursday evening at Devon... Read More

Come & Get it

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

The mounting buzz reached a satisfying climax at Devon House last Thursday evening. The Caribbean's premier food event, The Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards , returned with much fanfare for its 19th iteration, and delivered a... Read More

Observer Food Awards winners

Friday, May, 26 2017    

Karl Hart (left), chef/patron of The Pantry, accepts the Chairman's Award from Jamaica Observer Chairman Gordon “Butch” Stewart at last night's Observer Food Awards at Devon House in Kingston. (Photos: Joseph Wellington) Read More

'Gathered Here'

Thursday, May, 25 2017    

Intimate groups of diners dotted the rustic-industrial space of 18 Ballater Avenue, the location for Kayter Pop-Up Gourmet Kitchen, helmed by Tooksie Kay Catering chef/caterer Alexa Von Strolley, last Friday. The Let's Gather farm-to-table tasting menu was presented by... Read More

Around The Table, With Sides

Thursday, May, 25 2017    

Lunch was served for 20 at Upper Manor Park wine bar and bistro Cellar 8 last Thursday afternoon, a deliciously entertaining affair hosted by Seprod Chief Executive Officer Richard Pandohie, for a group of the island's chefs/ caterers.The meal... Read More

Thinking Out Loud

Thursday, May, 25 2017    

There was much to digest and copious servings of food for thought inside the fully subscribed space of the Spanish Court Hotel's Worthington extension for this year's staging of the Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards Foodie Seminar, last Wednesday. Read More


Thursday, May, 25 2017    

Come celebrate with Karl Isles Hart, culinary artiste extraordinaire — 34 years chef/patron — The Pantry and 50 years of stirring the pot this evening at the 19th staging of the Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards Read More

Banfi & PierLuigi at Toscanini

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, May, 25 2017    

I was reminded during a recent trip to Italy of how patriotic people were in their wine selections. It's elementary, really: you live in Tuscany, you mainly drink wines from Tuscany. When a wine producer from Tuscany wants to host an Italian wine dinner in Jamaica the venue list... Read More

VIDEO: Next In Line

Thursday, May, 18 2017    

 'A Taste of Things to Come' menu unfolded Tuesday at the Spanish Court Hotel's Valenica Room as the Best Dressed Chicken reintroduced its salad line to a table of Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards judges and its chair Novia McDonald-Whyte. Expanded from... Read More

VIDEO: Stirring the Pot @ Seafood Market by Rainforest Seafoods

Thursday, May, 11 2017    

As we get ready to celebrate two decades of excellence in food service, delivery and presentation, we are stepping out boldly and starting our countdown this year by encouraging all to take a long, hard look at our culinary landscape — how far we have come, and, naturally,... Read More


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