Stylish Booths & Food, Glorious Food

Thursday, June, 1 2017    

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

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

AW Fashion: The Final Analysis

Monday, May, 29 2017    

Career fashion designer aspirants Aljodhi Robins, Tka Walters, Schenika Lewis, Iouka Hyde and Donald Mirander — all final-year students in the Faculty of Education and Liberal Arts at the University of Technology (UTech), Jamaica — presented five individual summer... Read More

With Betty Ashley

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Dear Orchid Doc:My mechanic has a phenomenal vanda orchid . It is 84 inches tall with 17-inch leaf span, extremely healthy leaves and super blooms ...The secret? It is being hydrated with water from the fish tank. Your readers might want to try. 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

Lazy, Perfect Tresses

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

The 24th annual Billboard Music Awards, which took place Sunday last, forced many to rethink the hair! Indeed, E News declared that the 2017 Awards validated 'your favourite lazy hairstyle.Celine Dion opted for haute... 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

A True Love Story

Monday, May, 22 2017    

Jamaica Observer Limited photographer Antonio Graham and NCU graduate with a bachelor's degree in psychology Tiffany Taffe are still on cloud nine after tying the knot on Thursday, March 30, 2017, at the Sunken Gardens, Hope Gardens. ... Read More

IGO You Go

Sunday, May, 21 2017    

It was probably fitting that this quote was inscribed on the menu of my Norwegian Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale to Oslo, as I was about to spend seven days with complete strangers in an environment that not only challenged us mentally but physically. What better way to... Read More

Komodo — an elevated dining experience

Sunday, May, 21 2017    

Located in Brickell, Miami's financial district, Asian restaurant Komodo is impressive on all of its three levels.Securing a table for 10 takes a little juggling, but soon we are comfortably seated and ordering cocktails. Our host's menu... Read More


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