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  • Licensed to grill

    Licensed to grill

    Four members from the Malta Barbecue and Grilling Association (MBGA) recently competed successfully in the Good Food Festival, better known as Grillfest, held in Parnu, Estonia. This was the third consecutive year that the Malta team participated...

  • It’s been a decade

    It’s been a decade

    Giuseppi’s Bar & BistroSalini ResortSaliniTel 2157 4882 Food: 9/10Service: 8/10Ambience: 8/10Value: 7/10Overall: 8/10 While doing some data housekeeping, I found myself going through the folder full of reviews I’ve written. As much as I adore...

  • Vegan and vegetarian dishes

    Vegan and vegetarian dishes

    Ramla Bay Resort executive chef Christian Borg presents a recipe from the hotel’s recent Great Vegan & Vegetarian Event, which served a vast range of exclusively vegan and vegetarian dishes. Plantain Tostadas Serves 4 Topped with home-made...

  • A cooking school that's all about the Mediterranean

    A cooking school that's all about the Mediterranean

    A cooking school which will focus exclusively on Mediterranean products and recipes is aiming to be the first culinary academy of its kind anywhere in the world."Other courses about Mediterranean cuisine exist, though there's no academy which...

  • Defining vegan-friendly wine

    Defining vegan-friendly wine

    Choosing a bottle of wine is great fun but not easy if you are following a vegan diet that not only excludes all nourishment that is animal-derived but even other food and drink because it has been processed making use of animal substances. The...

  • Of beasts and men

    Of beasts and men

    The ChophouseTigné Point, Sliema Food: 8/10Service: 9/10Ambience: 10/10Value: 8/10Overall: 9/10 This is no ordinary steakhouse. It was created to please the gourmandising character and the pleasure-seeking hedonist. It is a fabulous place in which...

  • Gastronomic celebration in the name of good food

    Gastronomic celebration in the name of good food

    Applecore Foods Ltd, an importer and distributor of leading brands in Malta, recently hosted a talk-of-town, end-of-summer bash for local food retailers as well as clients in the hospitality and restaurants business. Pjazza Place is becoming...

  • Feeding the masses

    Feeding the masses

    Sesame Dim Sum & Noodle Bar31, Old Theatre Street, VallettaTel: 2732 2022 Food: 7/10Service: 6/10Ambience: 8/10Value: 8/10Overall: 7/10 It’s far too hot for Christmas but my eating during the week that’s just ended felt like a second festive season.

  • Summer brunch fare

    Summer brunch fare

    When it comes to planning brunch, there really are no rules. It’s the perfect opportunity to combine your favourite flavours and foods in one delicious meal. Recipes by Floridasnatural.com. Warmer weather calls for putting a summer twist on brunch...

  • Cheeky Monkey goes to Valletta

    Cheeky Monkey goes to Valletta

    An influx of new, fashionable gastropubs in Europe, including Malta, has revolutionised the idea of ‘pub grub’. One of these places is Qawra’s Cheeky Monkey Gastropub, which has transformed this concept entirely, offering a new standard of fresh...

  • Tranquil dining

    Tranquil dining

    Townhouse No3 is a newly opened restaurant, located in a picturesque ally way in the heart of Rabat. This restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor dining and has a cellar which holds up to 12 patrons. The tranquillity of ‘Triq ir-Republica’...

  • Kind of caponata

    Kind of caponata

    Ingredients:A good bottle of olive oil, you’ll be using this liberally at various stages. 2 large aubergines, cut into large chunks 3 medium carrots, peeled and chopped3 courgettes, sliced 2 red capsicums, pith and seeds removed and slicedsea...

  • Pizza, pasta and the pjazza

    Pizza, pasta and the pjazza

    Lokomotif KafeŻebbuġ Food: 7/10Location: 6/10Service: 6/10Value: 8/10Overall: 7/10 They come to playfully taunt the waitress wearing mischievous, schoolboy grins that are less than innocent. These are the men of Żebbuġ, authentic Żebbuġin born and...

  • Cisk Pilsner voted World’s Best in beer awards 2017

    Cisk Pilsner voted World’s Best in beer awards 2017

    Cisk Pilsner, brewed by the Farsons brewery, has been voted World’s Best Czech Style Pale Lager in the World Beer Awards 2017 at a judging event held in London earlier this month. In winning this prestigious award, Cisk Pilsner beat 18 other...

  • Fish nights at Ta’ Cassia

    Friday nights are a feast for fish-lovers looking to satisfy their tastebuds, as Ta’ Cassia Restaurant recently launched its Fish Night Buffet featuring live cooking stations. Located in Salina, just off the main thoroughfare, this restaurant is a...

  • Twistees part of Maltese culture

    Twistees part of Maltese culture

    Twistees, one of Malta’s iconic brands for over 40 years,  has become a favourite snack for locals. First produced in 1975, it has since become part of the Maltese culture for its unique taste. Twistees was one of the first snacks to be baked and...

  • Cisk Pilsner top in World Beer Awards 2017

    Cisk Pilsner top in World Beer Awards 2017

    Cisk Pilsner, brewed by the Farsons brewery, has been voted the World’s Best Czech Style Pale Lager in the World Beer Awards 2017 at a judging event held in London earlier this month. Cisk Pilsner beat 18 other countries, including the Czech...

  • Crudely speaking

    Crudely speaking

    Capo CrudoTriq il-Lanċa,VallettaTel: 79555 2221 Food: 6/10Service: 6/10Ambience: 9/10Value: 5/10Overall: 6/10 For the first time in over a decade, I’ve spent the week around Santa Maria in Malta. I usually make it a point to escape the insanity...

  • Delicata’s wine fest in Nadur starts tonight

    Delicata’s wine fest in  Nadur starts tonight

    Tonight sees the start of the 15th edition of the Gozitan Delicata Classic Wine Festival organised in collaboration with the Nadur local council. The festival is expected to attract thousands of wine lovers over its three-day period until Sunday,...

  • 15 years of Gozo in a glass

    If you are visiting the Maltese islands for the first time and are keen on discovering unique ‘island wines’, Victoria Heights by Delicata is definitely a name to look out for. Victoria Heights wines are made entirely from grapes grown on Malta’s...