Succulent Smoked Meats

Thursday, September, 14 2017    

Friends Kevin Pearson and Phillip Pinder have always toyed with the idea of opening a restaurant that combines their respective brands: Pearson operates Island Squeeze Restaurant in downtown Kingston while Pinder operates Smokehouse, a mobile tanker unit which supplies... Read More


Sunday, September, 10 2017    

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Sunday, September, 10 2017    

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By Design

Sunday, September, 10 2017    

Back in July, when the industry-influential Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA)/Vogue Fashion Fund was announced, our homegrown son and Big Apple-based jewellery and leather accessories designer Matthew 'Mateo' Harris was counted among the 10 shortlisted finalists for the... Read More

My Kingston — Malike Kellier

Sunday, September, 10 2017    

What are your earliest memories of Kingston? Read More

Cocktails With... Cynthia Hamilton

Sunday, September, 10 2017    

The Step by Step Preschool & Kindergarten Principal and Founding Partner Cynthia Hamilton is an educator-administrator who embraces the luxuries of the oenophile, is always ready to answer the call to adventure, and holds strong to her passions. With stems of vino — the perfect... Read More

SO Dear Orchid Doc Sept 10

Sunday, September, 10 2017    

Dear Orchid Doc:We have been having rain almost every day in my area of St Andrew and as we all know, too much rain will cause fungus on the orchids. Read More

The Back-To-School pantry

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

That sound you heard Saturday last was the collective sigh of parents across Jamaica who realised that August fun was over and the school year was nigh. Once uniforms, shoes and books have been checked off the list, the next big issue is going to be, what's for lunch?... Read More

Great Food & Wines & Comforting Banana Fritters

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards judge Annaliesa Lindsay, who had introduced me to The Wine Shop, seemingly forgot to mention the dessert options! But I digress. After an exceptional meal of grilled rack of lamb rosemary-marinated in garlic oil and basil mint... Read More

More reasons to dine at Nirvanna

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

The award-winning Nirvanna restaurant affords its patrons yet more reasons to enjoy the culinary delights of India. Habitu é s like Thursday Food find it difficult to stray too far from menu favourites and even... Read More

A Champagne High Tea

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

Last Thursday afternoon the Terra Nova-All Suite Hotel hosted its Champagne High Tea. The call was heeded and tea was poured from 3:30 pm 6:00 pm on the Terrace. Naturally, there was a formidable spread of desserts, fruits and salads and a bevy of stylish attendees. Read More

Savouring Wine with Shannon McClure

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, September, 7 2017    

The growth in wine appreciation in Jamaica has certainly been noticeable, with a growing number of places to drink wine and an increasing number of wine events. Fresh on the heels of staging two successful wine-tasting events, I sat down with the new 'wine kid on the block', marketing... Read More

The Names of the 'Games'

Thursday, September, 7 2017    

To fund the Jamaica Defence Force/Guardsman At-Risk Youth Project and the Bustamante Hospital for Children charities, the Guardsman Group sent out a clarion call for those ready to 'run hard, be strong, think big' in the second staging of the trending Guardsman Games, which saw the 876... Read More

Vows: This Love Was Meant To Be

Monday, September, 4 2017    

Accountant Stephen Lee and aesthetician trainer Kerrie-Ann Jarrett are still on cloud nine after tying the knot on Friday, June 30, 2017, on the beach at Laughing Waters in Ocho Rios. Vows introduces Mr and Mrs Stephen... Read More

Gardening — September 3

Sunday, September, 3 2017    

 Dear Orchid Doc:I live in Ghana, Africa and read somewhere that you fertilise your Rhynchostylis thrice weekly... Really? What do you feed them on?Kate Ayensu Dear Kate: Read More


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