Food

Hibiscus Café Opens on East King's House Road

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Hibiscus Café, the brainchild of Punjabi-Jamaicans Saloni Jasuja and Pardeep Kumar, quietly opened on East King's House Road just shy of three months ago. Since then, the café's South Asian-forward menu has been delighting regulars and has already undergone slight renovations to serve... Read More

Sheer pear-fection!

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

It is finally pear/avocado season, and many of us are elated. The abundance of pears means that our meals, from lunches to Sunday dinners, will have a little extra substance on the plate. However, some of us tend to go gung-ho with pears during these months and over-purchase when we do... Read More

International Bar Trends

with Debbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Over the past weeks, we were happily distracted from our cocktail journey to spend some time with the “rum people”. However, as promised this year, we are not done yet as we continue to discover rum worlds unknown and bringing to the fore some of the nation's great rum... Read More

JHTA Celebrates Fine Jamaican Cuisine

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

As August drew to a close, the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) Montego Bay Chapter hosted A Celebration of Fine Jamaican Cuisine at the Rose Hall Great House, in Montego Bay.The annual food and wine pairing is a marquee event on the western Jamaica... Read More

High and 'Migh-tea': High and 'Migh-tea':

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or crave an opulent month-end treat, Champagne high tea at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel is always a fabulous idea. Read More

A Worthy Rum Experience

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

Last week, we were excited to be privy to the launch of Jamaica's newest addition to its premium line of rums – the Worthy Park Single Estate Reserve Rum! Read More

College Students' Food Safety Tips

Marshalee Valentine | Thursday, September, 5 2019    

Congratulations on getting into college! It can be very overwhelming getting prepared to live away from home, whether it's in your home country or abroad. Between making your list of essential items and packing your entire life into boxes, it's so easy to forget about food safety,... Read More

Beringer Bros Bourbon Barrel-Aged Wines Launched at Cellar 8

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

“This is made from very butch grapes… it's over 14% alcohol!” These words from Cellar 8 resident sommelier Matthew Pragnell described the luscious and intoxicating Beringer Bros Bourbon Barrel-Aged Red Blend. The red blend and a barrel-aged Chardonnay were launched at... Read More

Weeknights Made Easy: Sheet Pan Dinners

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

With school back in session, parents of school-aged kids are back to juggling homework, pick-ups, extra-curriculars and of course, their own work. Not to mention, the drama that is resetting the kids' body clocks after three months of sleeping-in. Whew. For those... Read More

Riding Riding

Thursday, August, 29 2019    

Since its inception in 2016, New Wave has consistently produced intriguing event series that appeal to Kingston's creative set. The evening of August 19 was no different. Read More

Bowl them Over: Saturday Soups with Butcher Block

Thursday, August, 29 2019    

As Sunday roast is to the UK, so Saturday soup is to Jamaica. It's one of those meals that you anticipate having each week, and although you may be going out for dinner, you most likely are going to get that Saturday soup in for lunch. Red peas, beef and pumpkin, and chicken soups are... Read More

Kingston Creative Puts Us in the Mood for Food

Thursday, August, 29 2019    

It's normal for downtown Kingston to be sleepy on a Sunday morning. However, on August 25 the streets were electrified as another Kingston Creative artwalk took place. Leave it to cultural curator and creative director of Kingston Creative Andrea Dempster-Chung to think of yet another... Read More

Food Vending Permit Proposed — KSAMC stakeholders meet with mobile food vendors

Thursday, August, 29 2019    

Kingston & St Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC) Commercial Services committee chairman Councillor Duane Smith, in a meeting with Corporate Area mobile food vendors on Friday, August 23, reassured stakeholders that the regulatory initiative being rolled out “is not meant to... Read More

Level Up your Baking with NTD Ingredients

Thursday, August, 29 2019    

For those with a sweet tooth, scrolling through Instagram late at night can be tantamount to torture. Post after post of tantalising cakes and pastries could easily make some of us get out of bed and turn on the oven. Read More

It's All About The Rum

with Debbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, August, 29 2019    

So, this week we had to make a detour from our summer bar hopping journey, as the rum people provided such a worthwhile distraction — National Rum Day! Quite a celebration all day August 16 as Jamaica celebrated one of its treasures — rum! I was invited by Christelle Harris,... Read More



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