Heiko Antoniewicz, one of the world’s best known chefs on sous vide cooking and author of eight cook books, including Cooking Sous Vide, attended Gulfood alongside Technical Supplies and Services Co. L.L.C. (TSSC) to demonstrate sous vide cooking. TSSC and Fusionchef by Julabo joined forces with Henkelman to showcase vacuum packing and sous vide equipment.
This year’s Emirates Culinary Guild Salon Culinaire, the biggest F&B competition at Gulfood brought together 1,300 professional chefs demonstrating their skills and expertise via a series of practical and display-based cooking demonstrations. The competitors at the salon were judged by a panel of 30 international adjudicators, each one of whom is an approved international judge
Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach has announced the appointment of Andreas Mensch as executive chef. Andreas will oversee operations for all four of Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach’s food and beverage outlets, including A.O.C. French Brasserie and Plantation Restaurant & Terrace, alongside InspiredMeetings.
Acclaimed chef Antonio Mellino is set to open Quattro Passi, his first restaurant in the Middle East, at Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai, when it launches in late 2016. The announcement follows a successful pop-up at Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi during this year’s Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Amwaj Rotana Jumeirah Beach – Dubai has appointed Frederick Soulban as Executive Assistant Manager.
Globe-trotting UK chef Martin Cahill returns to his culinary roots with new position at British-themed luxury property on Palm Jumeirah, where he will be tasked to bring authentic flavour of the UK to Dubai dining scene.
Jumeirah Group celebrated success at the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2015.
The newly opened Egyptian sweet store concept Basboussa is branching out to offer its delicacies to the HORECA business, following successful trials with a number of local restaurants.
The premier branch of the FireHouse Restaurant & Café officially opened last month on Beach Road in Jumeirah, Dubai.
Talise Fitness is giving high tea a healthy makeover with an exclusive Wellness Afternoon Tea event at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah complete with a live cooking demonstration on Tuesday 20th October 2015.