Best New Product 2018 - Nominee: Nescafé Dolce Gusto

Thursday, May, 3 2018    

Our major challenge is... low per capita consumption of coffee in Jamaica. We have one of the lowest rates of coffee consumption in the Americas. This product became available to the public in... January 2018.  Read More

Four Beginner Wine Mistakes (And How To Avoid Them)

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, May, 3 2018    

The world of wine is vast; every wine enthusiast and wine professional that I have met speaks to continuous discovery and education. Still, there are 'mistakes' that novice and even some seasoned wine drinkers make. Here are a few: Read More

Cheers To Red Stripe

Wednesday, May, 2 2018    

If, like the Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards judges, you are desirous of collating information about what happens bar-wise on a Monday night in Kingston you'd be well advised to have Jason Hendricks, brand manager, spirits, Heineken, on speed... Read More

M-10 Bar & Grill — A New Look!

Wednesday, May, 2 2018    

Finger foods, sweet treats and, of course, a range of liquors and wines were available to the elegantly-clad guests who joined manager Marvin Tenn at 6 Vineyard Road on Monday last for the official opening of the newly renovated bar at his M-10 Bar & Grill... Read More

Chefs on Show — An Artful Display

Monday, April, 30 2018    

A veritable fusion of some of the Rock's best chefs threw down on the lawns of the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel last Friday, when the Culinary Federation of Jamaica, with support from major sponsors the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), hosted its now annual fund-raiser Chefs on... Read More

Sole 6ix Sole 6ix Sole 6ix Sole 6ix

Sunday, April, 29 2018    

There was, alas, no sighting of Meghan Markle on SO's recent visit to Toronto. From Ryerson University to The Four Season's to The Ritz, 'Mink Mile', Eaton Centre, Hudson Bay/Saks Fifth Avenue and even an evening at The Bridle Path; no Markle in sight! Where to drown... Read More

My Kingston... Michael Daley April 29

Sunday, April, 29 2018    

 What are your fondest memories of Kingston?I'm a pretty low-key person, so my fondest memories are hanging out and/or playing kalookie with my friends in Stony Hill or going to the theatre.  Read More

Cocktails with... Allison Harrison

Sunday, April, 29 2018    

Get used to seeing a woman handling a camera, especially award-winning film-maker and chief creative at Factory75 Allison Harrison, for this is the new normal. Read More

Social: All For Ribbi

Saturday, April, 28 2018    

Nightlife & entertainment impresario Brian 'Ribbi' Chung rang in his birthday in exciting fashion on Tuesday night at the Ribbiz Ultra Lounge Barbican Centre. Surrounded by family, friends and well-wishers, Chung, was in high spirits for the night, which saw deejays Smoke, Courtney,... Read More

Runway-Ready Beauty Looks Just For You

Saturday, April, 28 2018    

With Style Week Jamaica (SWJ) 2018 mere weeks away, Saint International and Gabriella's Cosmetics will partner to showcase beauty looks on the SWJ runways that will feature a host of Jamaica's top international models and global fashion designers along with a cast of photographers and... Read More

Social: Stephanie Lue Yen - Bold New Flow

Saturday, April, 28 2018    

There was a collective nod of approval by art lovers this week for Stephanie Lue Yen's new exhibition BOLD , mounted at the Reggae Mill Bar's #NoCommission Art Wednesday. Read More


Friday, April, 27 2018    

Friday Social takes you back to Chancery Hall where reggae artiste Craig “Craigy T” Thompson — after popping the question on Daytime Live last August — said 'I do' to his #1 Girl, cosmetologist Tricia Anderson, guided by... Read More

Stirring The Pot @ Pink Apron

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

“You bring the people, we'll bring the food”... My good friend Melanie Henry and I felt that we would bring our goodly selves, confident that Pink Apron's chefs Charissa Henry, Brittany Ho and Josh Parkins would bring the food. We had to be... Read More

Stirring The Pot @ Wine With Me

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Wine With Me, located on Norman Manley Boulevard, was our final Stirring The Pot stop Sunday and, as difficult as it was to leave The Cliff, quite frankly, turning down an opportunity to spend time with the inimitable Cecile Levee is unheard of, and rightly so! Who else... Read More

What will you drink as you Royal-Watch?

Debra Taylor, trade development manager, Select Brands | Thursday, April, 26 2018    

The excitement is palpable as the world eagerly watches for upcoming events that will make 2018 a most exciting year for Britain's Royal family. Among them are: Read More


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