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Spill the Beans: Marta’s Kitchen

by Crystal Chesters | 30 Oct 2016

Marta Yanci explains why she gave up a successful career as a lawyer to open boutique catering business, Marta’s Kitchen What inspired you to switch from law to catering? I’ve always loved cooking and have always been passionate about great food. Although I really enjoyed my career as a lawyer when I lived in Europe,

Nakheel’s Boardwalk at Palm Jumeirah to house 20 food trucks

by Crystal Chesters | 30 Oct 2016

Nakheel’s AED150 million Boardwalk at Palm Jumeirah, set to open in November, will feature 20 food trucks. Covering the entire 11km length of Palm Jumeirah’s protective crescent, the boardwalk is accessible from 14 points along the existing sidewalk. A variety of food trucks will serve everything from fish and chips to falafels, spaghetti, and shawarmas.

Dubai venue marks Big Daddy’s first international foray

by Crystal Chesters | 30 Oct 2016

New York diner, Big Daddy’s has opened in Dubai, offering burgers, pancakes, milkshakes, retro arcade games machines and an 80s soundtrack.   Located at the Burjuman Centre, the opening mark’s the brand’s first venture outside of the US. Branded Restaurant managing partner Michael Schatzberg said: “We are thrilled to be working with LMZ Cuisines to

Rotana appoints Dutch chef for Abu Dhabi complex

by Crystal Chesters | 30 Oct 2016

Park Rotana & Park Arjaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi has appointed Thijs Van Rhoon as executive chef. The Dutch national will be responsible for the hotel’s culinary operations, including signature restaurant Teatro, Ginger all-day dining and Cooper’s Bar & Restaurant, in addition to banquet, outside catering and in-room dining. Commenting on his appointment Van Rhoon

Tom Aikens to open deli at Dubai’s Riverland

by Crystal Chesters | 27 Oct 2016

Located at Riverland in Dubai Parks and Resorts, Tom’s Kitchen Deli will cater to families and offer express food and drink options in a fun and lively environment. Commenting on his first international deli, Aikens said: “Dubai is a foodie haven and has seen a recent trend of casual, informal dining taking off. Tom’s Kitchen

Shortlist unveiled: Leaders in F&B Awards

by Crystal Chesters | 26 Oct 2016

Catering News Middle East has unveiled the much-anticipated shortlist for the Leaders in Food & Beverage Awards, to take place at Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi on 9 November. The full shortlist can be viewed by clicking on this link. The inaugural Leaders in Food & Beverage Awards garnered more than 330 nominations for the region’s

Shortlist: Leaders in F&B Awards

by Crystal Chesters | 26 Oct 2016

Catering News Middle East reveals the much-anticipated shortlist for the Leaders in F&B Awards, to take place at Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi on 9 November The inaugural Leaders in Food & Beverage Awards garnered more than 330 nominations for the region’s best and brightest industry players across 20 categories, from Best Newcomer, to Leading Homegrown

Leaders in F&B Awards sponsor: Horeca Trade

by Crystal Chesters | 23 Oct 2016

The inaugural Leaders in Food & Beverage Awards will take place at the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi on 9 November, celebrating excellence and innovation in the Middle East’s restaurant and catering industry. As nominations are shortlisted Catering News speaks to Jad Asaad, marketing manager of Exclusive Water Sponsor Horeca Trade, distributor of San Pellegrino and Acqua Panna

SIAL 2016 returns with enhanced event line-up

by Crystal Chesters | 23 Oct 2016

SIAL Middle East 2016, a professional trade exhibition for the food, beverage and hospitality industries, returns to Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from 5-7 December 2016. Global food innovation, food security and the latest industry trends will headline the calendar of events at the 7th edition, with a new series of conference sessions covering

Three-Michelin-starred chef joins Leaders in F&B Awards judging panel

by Crystal Chesters | 23 Oct 2016

Heinz Beck, the award-winning chef at the helm of La Pergola in Rome, which has held its three Michelin stars for 11 years, has joined the judging panel of the Leaders in F&B Awards. Debuting this year, the Leaders in F&B Awards, hosted by Catering News Middle East will celebrate excellence and innovation in the









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