Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

We were able to visit Spinneys at The Mall for the first time today and it’s a good change of atmosphere for those who got used to buying grocery items at the usual Hypermarkets like Lulu, Giant and Carrefour. For those not in the know, Spinneys is  a high-end supermarket retailer in the Middle East […]

Here is my take on the Japanese Curry! Found some Japanese Curry Paste in one of our Supermarkets, Megamart, here in Qatar so I decided to cook some Japanese Curry. Bought some beef, onions, carrots and potatoes plus some secret ingredients and ended up with the lovely Japanese Curry that I just finished eating! Wifey […]

I must admit that it has been close to 3 weeks now since I returned from vacation. Mavis and Xiane, as always, are still in the Philippines and enjoying their time in Baguio. Vacation’s been great and loved our stay in Bangkok, and of course, our stay in the Philippines. We were lucky that there […]

Mavis and I were in Villagio and were wondering where to eat as I wanted to stay away from Fridays and McDonalds so we decided to try out The Butcher Shop & Grill also located at the food court. We are steak lovers and appreciate good quality, tender, juicy steak. Over the past years, I’ve […]

World-renowned and Michelin three-starred chef Gordon Ramsay has launched his newest restaurant at the Pearl-Qatar where the doors to maze were officially opened last night. Ramsay has signed a partnership with Alfardan Group which has brought him to Qatar to open maze – the first Maze to be opened outside a hotel in the world.And […]


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