Where to Celebrate International Chocolate Day in Cairo

Where to Celebrate International Chocolate Day in Cairo

by Shams Farid

July 7th might seem like a boring day to you, but it actually isn’t. How would you feel if we told you that it’s actually International Chocolate Day? Yup, it is; meaning, calories don’t count when consuming chocolate (that could be false but #yolo).   Because you can’t celebrate today without devouring copious amounts of […]

This Nasr City Restaurant Just Took #CheesePorn to the Next Level

This Nasr City Restaurant Just Took #CheesePorn to the Next Level

As a cheese aficionado, my Facebook timeline and Instagram feed are naturally filled with #cheeseporn. My friends always tag me in the newest viral cheese videos that will make most of you scream “CHEESUS CHRIST!”   From a restaurant in New York that melts cheese over everything, to Buzzfeed videos cooking extraordinary mac and cheese; […]

The Ultimate Guide to Food Trucks and Carts in Cairo

The Ultimate Guide to Food Trucks and Carts in Cairo

Food trucks and carts are popping up everywhere on the streets of Cairo, and they’re getting more complex and creative with every new one.   There are several perks that make eating from a food truck or cart more appealing; they’re quick and hassle-free, you get to see your food while having it cooked in […]

10 tortina Desserts You’ll Want to Devour This Ramadan

10 tortina Desserts You’ll Want to Devour This Ramadan

Ramadan is the only month in the year when people don’t think of desserts as guilty pleasures — needless to say, it’s my favorite month. You’re always expected to have desserts ready if you’re hosting a 3ezooma or attending one. There are several reasons why tortina is your perfect savior for Ramadan desserts.     tortina is constantly trying to make it easier for us […]

The Ultimate Guide for Cheese Lovers in Cairo

The Ultimate Guide for Cheese Lovers in Cairo

Today, I am writing about the thing I am passionate about the most. Not traveling, movies, Game of Thrones, philosophy, politics, art, history, anime, or Greek mythology; I will write about cheese. I can’t think of anything else in the world that gives me pleasure more than eating food that’s stuffed and covered with melted […]

You Need to Walk the Entire 6th October Bridge to Burn a McRoyale Sandwich

You Need to Walk the Entire 6th October Bridge to Burn a McRoyale Sandwich

  Egyptian Facebook page, Dare Ur Body, just slapped us in the face and sat back while evil-laughing at our cellulite. Okay, so we knew that Nutella, McDonald’s and KFC were bad news but these photos that they’ve released are straight out painful.   My soul is hurting because I know I will not be […]

Why You Should Keep Your Diet A Secret

Why You Should Keep Your Diet A Secret

 “Ba3mel regeem…“ How many times have you said those words? How many people encouraged you during that time and how many kilos have you actually lost? Okay, the first and only rule: Don’t say those words again to anyone – especially when you go to tant made7ah and tant 3afaf, your family friends or your […]

Good Cals VS Bad Cals?

In a quant little town called Zamalek opened yet another restaurant! or what we here at Scoop have dubbed (Food Boutiques). In the last couple months we have watched more and more mini eateries open up and it only makes sense that a place dedicated to healthy eats would be next in line. Good Cals […]