Boiling Point

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Fine Dining Etiquette

  The term Fine Dining brings all kinds of fancy images to mind, from the neatly led out sparkling cutleries to the waiters in…

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My Spouse is a Chef!!

  Beyond the money & position that would eventually come to a chef’s career life, we are all well aware of how challenging and…

Make Life Delicious Stage with Team ICCA and Chef Daniel and Electrolux Influencer, Zahra Abdalla (Cooking with Zahra)

ICCA Powering Taste – 2017

Taste of Dubai 2017, the city’s favourite food, drink, and music festival held last weekend at Dubai Media City’s Amphitheatre, ended on a very…

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Taste of Dubai

  Taste of Dubai is a food, drink and music festival, were top musician Billy Ocean will be performing at the event this year….

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A Pizza Made to Perfection

  Talk to pizza chefs and they’ll tell you that pizza-making is not merely a case of kneading dough, scattering toppings and shoving in…

Food Trends 2017

Food Trends for 2017

Move over kale, obsessively-decorated smoothie bowls and the calorie-laden monster-shakes. The global food trends for 2017 is going to be everything 2016 was not!…

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Feed Your Soul and Body

What comes to your mind when you hear healthy food? Typically, for most of us healthy means greens, lean proteins, sugar & dairy free,…

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Culinary Trends for 2017

Industrial predictions have been rolling in for 2017, and culinary industry is also on the raise to predict the upcoming trends for this year….

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Keeping Fit Over the Holidays

  Holiday seasons are about family get-togethers, traveling, and delicious feasts. It’s no wonder that our waistlines tend to expand during this time of…

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Fried Food Myths

  Fried food is something that we all enjoy with an added guilty pleasure to it. Do we like it? Well, we love to…

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Art In Your Coffee

A rich, decadent concoction in the right measure, the perfect cup of coffee is like a warm hug on a cold day. For many…

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No Mess is Less Stress

  Who doesn’t like putting together a delectable meal? However, if you were to ask someone what is the least rewarding part of cooking,…

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Fresh Out of the Oven

  Coming home to the whiff of freshly baked goodies is something that brings an easy smile to anybody’s face. It could be a…

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Flower Power

  Nothing says it like flowers! Think Flowers and the first blooming image that comes to mind will have your mood livened up.  Flowers…

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Taste of Abu Dhabi

  Taste of Abu Dhabi is a food, drink and music festival, food being the main attraction. A gathering of people from all corners…

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Celebrating Flavours

  With a potentiality of changing history and strengthening bonds, food is ought to be celebrated! Any activity or event involving wafting aromas and…

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Turn to Turmeric

With its deep, golden hues and sharp, slightly bitter flavours, the use of the intense turmeric has been deeply-rooted in history. Besides being used…

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Nuts Over Nuts

Be it for a delectable nutty crunch or the perfect protein punch, nuts are touted as a dieter’s dream come true. These nutritional powerhouses…

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Ghee the Medicinal Fat

  Ghee, the golden yellow essence of milk with a divine nutty aroma is one of the prominent culinary assets of ancient India. To…

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Egg – The All Rounder

  An egg is a universally accepted food for its nutritional value and also for the taste that appeals to everyone’s taste buds. The…

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Celebrating World Chicken Day

  Crossing multiple culinary boundaries with ease and symbolizing nurturance and potency, the chicken has never ceased to subjugate its lovers. The seemingly insignificant…

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Hello Honey

  Honey is the liquid gold in your pantry. This natural marvel is as sweet as it is beneficial. Whoever said that medicine is…

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A Probiotic Dairy Guide

Probiotics has been in the spotlight since the last few years as one of the most important dietary intakes for a healthy digestive and…

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Fun With Fondant

  Cakes are the centrepiece of any celebration, an everyday snack or a dessert at the end of a special meal. But between the…

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Brewing Up Business

  With a distinct aroma that produces titillating thrills and the vivacity with which it gets us going, it is hard for many of…

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Ice it up Royally

  Royal icing is by far one of the most incredibly versatile cake decorating mediums in the baking world. Composed of confectioner’s sugar and…

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A Kitchen Well Equipped

The kitchen is the heart of any home, and a kitchen functions best when the tools and equipment it carries are carefully picked and…

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Health Peppers

  A great combination of vivid colours, glossy exterior, beautiful shape, crunchy texture and a tangy taste, bell peppers are rightly the jewels of…

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The passion to Train

  To impart knowledge on a continual basis is quite a challenge, especially for one to take up but it comes from an innate…

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Cook Up a Career

  Most of us cook to satisfy our hunger while for some the gastronomic wonders of the food travel all the way from the…

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EATING FOR A BETTER WORLD

  We have all heard the word ‘sustainability’ and in our industry, it gets used like “caramelized”, “de-constructed”, “organic” or “healthy” without actually any…

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Learn to Craft it Sweet

  Cakes and its simple to intricate forms of decorations are always fascinating to look at. The art is so real that it leaves…

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The honest humble potato

“My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with.” – says  Oprah Winfrey. One would not associate…

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The Palatable Pasta

  The world is exceedingly familiar with Pasta, the staple food of Italy. The neutral taste of Pasta that is customizable with a variety…

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A Celebrity in the Making

  Nothing screams as loud as your Personality! Whether it impresses or fails to make an impact, your Personality is the trademark of a…

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The Cake Niche

  A celebration just isn’t a celebration without a cake. There is not an occasion now that doesn’t have a cake cutting ceremony as…

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SUNNY SIDE UP

  Eggtravaganza! That’s what you get when you put the egg to perform myriad culinary tasks with barely a notice. With impressively palatable and…

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GREET THE HEAT

  ‘In the Summertime when the weather is fine.. You could stretch up right and touch the sky..’ This hugely popular song by Shaggy…

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SUCH A SWEET ART

  Come birthdays or anniversaries or the mention of the word ‘celebration’; the party is incomplete without the perfect cake. Have you ever laid…

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A SLICE WITH PIZZAZZ

With a month of the year officially designated to it, a mathematical theorem named after it, championships dedicated to it and several world records…

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RAMADAN REMINISCENCE

  As the sun sets and the muezzin’s call for the evening prayer rings out, signifying the end of the day’s fast, my mind…