Monthly Archives: March 2012

Aprons and Hammers

crab

There is something in the air, closely resembling an electric vibe, when a nation holiday is announced in Dubai. It’s knowing that everyone is on vacation, laughing and trying to have a great time – a unison feeling of enjoyment …

Lentil Soup

lentil

It’s finally “winter” in Dubai, or as close as it gets to winter: Going to the beach is now reserved for tanning or for my toes to playfully flirt with the waves brushing up against the shore. Walking is actually …

Hakkasan

Hakka

How I Found Out: It’s around 11:30 am, I’m half asleep and at work (a bank). I pick up the phone and proceed to dial my client’s number (a lighting manufacturer) to discuss a project we would potentially be financing. …

Wild Peeta

Wild Peeta

Are you on Twitter? If the answer to that is yes, then you know exactly who/what Wild Peeta is. I can easily dub Wild Peeta as the most social media-y active restaurant in Dubai and even in the UAE. Their …

Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire

Refl

In life, in work and in everything it’s always essential to have a Joker in your back pocket. Something you can play at any second and in a flash you’d have the upper hand. After a string of ‘3 fork’ …

Krispy Kreme

Donuts

Other than the random and rare homemade doughnuts I have tasted in the past, Krispy Kreme stands up as one of the top contender for the yummiest doughnuts to me. Driving home on Wasel Road, I almost get into a …

Loubieh B’Zeit

LLLL

This is the official launch of the Ur Inner Chef section of Fork It Over Dubai. Ur Inner Chef is a portal that directly channels, you guessed it, your inner chef to drive that spatula into the air and take …

Thanksgiving

Thanks

I love celebrations – all types of them! Whether their origins are religions, country or culture specific or whether they relate to me or not. Why? Because to me, a celebration translates into getting family and friends together and having …

The Shake Shack Dubai

ShakeShack

What is the most Underrated part of a burger? Toppings…..Nope. Sides…..Nope. Sauce…..Nope. Then what is it? Scroll down for the answer. * * * * * * * * Just a bit more…… * * * * * * * …

Jones the Grocer

Jones

When someone asks me “I wanna go out for a really nice dinner – where do I go?” a symphony of restaurants pours out of my lips. When someone asks me “I wanna go out for a light lunch – …