Hearty and Meaty Summer Salads

It feels like just yesterday we were wishing each other Happy New Year and now we are staring at the tail end of summer. Families are coming back from vacation; back-to-school prep has to be done; and the heat has reached incendiary levels. So, cooking a hot meal every day has been... Read More

Inside Marianna's Community Kitchen
Something feels instantly familiar when you first walk into Marianna's Kitchen. After being warmly greeted and taken through the day's offerings, you still search for clues as to why you feel as if you've been to this place before. Taking in the thoughtful design details, it finally hits...... Read More

Are Raw Oysters Safe To Eat?
While attending the yearly Denbigh Agricultural and Industrial Show this year, I walked by the resident oyster bar with a line longer than the one server could handle. Of course, a few random thoughts crossed my mind: Where is this from? Was it treated? Was it cooked? Do people know what...... Read More

Adrian the hero as Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win Super Cup
Istanbul , Turkey (AFP) — Stand-in goalkeeper Adrian was the hero as his save from Tammy Abraham allowed Liverpool to beat Chelsea 5-4 on penalties and win the UEFA Super Cup yesterday, after a richly entertaining match in Istanbul finished 2-2 at the end of extra...... Read More

Summer Bar Call – Starz Fusion Bar & Grill

with Debbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, August, 15 2019    

Last week, we started our Summer Bar Call tour to get an opportunity to meet and mingle with the fantastic and talented people working with or behind some of our style bars. This week, we continue our tour with the second stop at Starz Fusion Bar & Grill located on Chelsea Avenue,... Read More

Golding's Saveur Supper

Thursday, August, 15 2019    

Christopher Golding, chef-de-cuisine at the multi-award-winning Sugar Mill Restaurant at the Half Moon Hotel, Montego Bay, took guests on a one-of-a-kind Jamaican culinary journey. Read More

Dinners For Busy Weeknights — One-Pan Style

Thursday, August, 15 2019    

Banish the thought that the use of multiple pans bears a direct correlation on how good dinner will be. Cooking like a pro means making the most efficient use of ingredients, time and, yes, cooking equipment. One-pan dinners turn essential pantry items into healthy feasts, says Michele... Read More

Gather and Graze Outdoors

Thursday, August, 8 2019    

Maybe it was the current of nationalism over the Emancipendence holidays, but it appeared that more people were planning picnics on this beautiful island of ours. Read More

Brunch in the Hills with Sara Mair

Thursday, August, 8 2019    

Every now and again Top Chef alum Sara Mair comes home to delight her fellow Jamaicans with her culinary chops. Sunday, July 28 Mair took over the kitchen at Strawberry Hill for Sunday brunch. And did she show up to work! Read More

Food Safety For Diabetics

Marshalee Valentine | Thursday, August, 8 2019    

In previous articles we highlighted the fact that individuals under the age of six who suffer from chronic illnesses and those over the age of 60 are more susceptible to food-borne illnesses due to a weakened immune system. Diabetes is one such chronic illness that may affect the ability... Read More

Summer Bar Call

with Debbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, August, 8 2019    

Now that the summer's most sought-after events are behind us, what does one do for an encore? Well, we know what we will do! Simply enjoy the rest of the season by spending time at our favourite watering holes across the island. Read More

Half Moon Adds Ital Cuisine

Thursday, August, 8 2019    

There's lots happening at the haute 65-year old Half Moon Hotel in Montego Bay. First and foremost, there's a female at the helm, Shernette Crichton, and a new management company, notably the Salamander Hotels & Resorts, also helmed by a woman, Sheila Johnson. There is, too, the East... Read More

Janga's, Kingston's Newest Hot Spot

Thursday, August, 1 2019    

“It feels like there are 1,000 people here,” said one of the many PYTs who were spotted at Janga's last Friday night. Located at 22 Belmont Road, (yes, the former Carlos Café space), Janga's Soundbar & Grill quietly opened its doors less than four weeks ago. It has... Read More

Hot Plates

Thursday, August, 1 2019    

The hottest days of summer require a more relaxed riff on dining and that's exactly what's being served in the Summer Bites special plate series available at restaurants in Kingston, Montego Bay and Mandeville. Spurred by The Best Dressed Chicken and Hamilton's Smokehouse, chefs at the... Read More

Circle K Hits The Rock!

Thursday, August, 1 2019    

You might have, like Thursday Food, noticed a Circle K outlet on Constant Spring Road and another at the corner of King Street and South Parade. If you've ventured inside you might describe the establishment as a kind of 7-Eleven, the US convenience... Read More


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