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Dear ‘Egyptian Foodies’ Facebook Page, You Make My Soul Ache

Dear ‘Egyptian Foodies’ Facebook Page, You Make My Soul Ache

  You know how you wake up and start scrolling through your feed? Most people go through news updates, Instagram fashion posts or even stalk their exes. I, however, have a new obsession, and, unfortunately, it’s Egyptian Foodies and it pains me.     You were always there on my homepage, lurking in the dark […]

This Membership Is a Must-Have for Every Foodie in the UAE

This Membership Is a Must-Have for Every Foodie in the UAE

  There are several reasons why Zomato Gold is a must have membership for hardcore foodies. If you don’t know what Zomato is, let us enlighten you; it’s an international app that’s available in more than 20 countries across the world and helps people decide where to eat. The Zomato Gold membership in the UAE […]

7 Beautiful Reasons Why Khawagas Will Never Understand Mombar

7 Beautiful Reasons Why Khawagas Will Never Understand Mombar

You taste it, you fall in love, that is until you know that your new favorite crusty roll is stuffed cow intestines. You can go ”eww” as much as you want, but mombar has proven over the decades that it is the ruler of ma7shy throne.   Listen guys, give mombar a chance. This isn’t just any […]

Flow: Everything You Need to Know About Sheikh Mohammed-Inspired Restaurant in Dubai

Flow: Everything You Need to Know About Sheikh Mohammed-Inspired Restaurant in Dubai

  Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Emir of Dubai, has inspired the youth to open a restaurant by the name of Flow that aims to inspire young people to lead happy lives. The idea is a product of a partnership with Emirates Youth Council, and her excellency Shamma bint […]

VIDEO: Americans Try Egyptian Food for the First Time

VIDEO: Americans Try Egyptian Food for the First Time

  They finally did it. Buzzfeed have been trying different types of cuisines over the last few years, but never Egyptian. After a long wait, the hungry guys over at Buzzfeed have done it.   From starting with koshary, our national dish, and obsessing over the fact that how can something so random as rice […]

You Can Finally Find out What Type of Chocolate You Are

You Can Finally Find out What Type of Chocolate You Are

  We human beings are the most complex creatures to ever roam the planet. Our personalities can range from adamant to quirky, jolly and basically anything between. Some of us can love dogs, others can hate them. Some of us like to go out, others prefer to stay in. We’re quite fascinating, to be honest, […]

NOLA Cupcakes Spreads the Cupcake Love to 6th of October City

NOLA Cupcakes Spreads the Cupcake Love to 6th of October City

  Rejoice sweet tooth fiends that reside in 6th of October, NOLA Cupcakes is coming for you! Welcoming it’s 14th branch to the market, Egypt’s premier cupcake bakery will be opening its doors at Prima Vista mall on March 4th!   Our Volcano Cake will be hitting 6th of October area on the 4th of […]

Michelin-Starred Galvin Brothers to Open First Restaurant in Dubai

Michelin-Starred Galvin Brothers to Open First Restaurant in Dubai

It’s official! Chris and Jeff Galvin are finally opening their first restaurant in Dubai. Every foodie in the emirates has been closely watching the British Michelin-starred brothers after rumblings about their intention to open an eatery in Dubai.     Demoiselle by Galvin is set to open in mid-March at City Walk, adding to the […]

Award-Winning Restaurant Sachi Destroyed During Egypt’s Police Raid

Award-Winning Restaurant Sachi Destroyed During Egypt’s Police Raid

Following the tragic murder of Mohamed Bayoumi in Keif cafe, Egypt’s police started a raid that resulted in the closing and vandalizing of some Heliopolis and Nasr City cafes. Officials claimed that all the targeted cafes were unlicensed, yet the owners continued to say otherwise.         Contrary to what officials believe, Heliopolis residents have […]

There’s a New Better Milk Alternative Now on the Egyptian Market

There’s a New Better Milk Alternative Now on the Egyptian Market

بنقدملك حليب مزرعة منديشة من سلالة هولشتين النادرة علشان اللي هيفيدك صح هو #حليب_طازة_في_كرتونة A photo posted by Mandisha Farms (@mandishafarms) on Jan 13, 2017 at 1:29am PST   Milk is one of nature’s gifts that keeps on giving. Cereals wouldn’t be the same, milkshakes wouldn’t exist, and roz bel laban (rice pudding) would just […]