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  • Airline passengers could be forced to keep alcohol in sealed bags

    Airline passengers could be forced to keep alcohol in sealed bags

    All alcohol bought at airport shops might have to be placed in sealed bags in a crackdown on disruption by drunken passengers. The measure may be used to enforce a possible ban on travellers drinking their own alcohol on flights, a British...

  • Expedia's new ranking reveals the best sparkling wine countries in the world

    Expedia's new ranking reveals the best sparkling wine countries in the world

    Travellers with a thirst for holiday destinations where great-tasting wine is one of the key criteria will be fully satisfied with travel expert Expedia's new resource, which reveals the best sparkling wine countries in the world, with France...

  • Nestle to launch ruby chocolate KitKat in Europe and Americas

    Nestle to launch ruby chocolate KitKat in Europe and Americas

    Nestle will launch a ruby chocolate version of its KitKat brand in Europe next week after it made its debut this year in Japan and South Korea, the Swiss food group said on Tuesday. KitKat became the first consumer brand to market the new...

  • Everything you want to eat

    Everything you want to eat

    Rebekah’s RestaurantMellieħa Food: 9/10Location: 8/10Service: 9/10Value: 8/10Overall: 9/10 I am in love. And the object of my desire is dinner at Rebekah’s, a bounty of salmon, pasta fired up with fortified spirits, lamb, duck and decadent desserts.

  • 12th annual strawberry fair

    12th annual strawberry fair

    The picturesque parish square in the agricultural village of Mġarr will be hosting Festa Frawli (Strawberry Fair) once again today. Now in its 12th edition, this event is a much-awaited fixture in the Maltese calendar. The Strawberry Fair...

  • Hilton chefs clinch seven trophies

    Hilton chefs clinch seven trophies

    Hilton Malta participated in the fourth edition of the Vivanda International ‘Malta Kulinarja’ competition at the MFCC in Ta’ Qali. The event takes place every two years and this year saw around 300 chefs, both local and foreign, battling it out...

  • Wines with Thai food that make you smile

    Wines with Thai food that make you smile

    Not everyone thinks of wine as a refreshing drink. In fact, the word ‘wine’ often evokes thoughts of a contemplative, dust-encrusted bottle that’s ritually uncorked, decanted and sipped from big round glasses which, of course, it can be. But these...

  • Baking with puff pastry

    Baking with puff pastry

    Asparagus Tart Ingredients1 sheet frozen puff pastry, thawed2 cups shredded cheese 1 pound asparagus1 tbsp olive oil1 tbsp fresh thyme leavesSalt and pepper to taste Heat oven to 400°F. Prepare baking sheet with parchment paper. Roll out puff...

  • A little patch of Japanese culture

    A little patch of Japanese culture

    The Japanese embassyTokyo Fried House29, Ball Street,PacevilleTel: 2711 0760 Food: 7/10Service: 8/10Ambience: 8/10Value: 7/10Overall: 7.5/10 As dour and unpleasant as I am, people seem to want to speak to me. By people I mean relative strangers,...

  • Record delivery for Pizza Hut

    Record delivery for Pizza Hut

    Pizza Hut Malta was recently entrusted by Endorphina Inc. with the task of delivering almost 600 pizzas to various locations around Malta. In fact, this was the single largest delivery order in 25 years of operation in Malta. The order was to...

  • Crunch time

    Crunch time

    CrustSt Julian’sTel: 2138 0976 Food: 8/10Service: 8/10Ambience: 9/10Value: 8/10Overall: 8/10 The music is a tad too loud but there and then, right at the start of things, this is really my only complaint. I cup my exceptional cappuccino, sinking...

  • Corinthia chefs scoop 13 medals at top industry event in London

    Corinthia chefs scoop 13 medals at top industry event in London

    Hotelympia, the UKs most prestigious hospitality and foodservice event, bestowed a clutch of medals on the kitchen brigade from Corinthia Palace Hotel, the only Maltese team to take part in the competition. The four-day event includes a...

  • Food chain video on good gestures

    Food chain video on good gestures

    Sometimes a simple gesture can be a reminder of how great it feels to do good. And to prove it, on Good Samaritan Day, the Burger King brand set the stage with a deceivingly distressed car on the side of the road documenting real responses in a...

  • If Maltese wines were athletes...

    If Maltese wines were athletes...

    If Maltese and Gozitan wines were athletes they would be heroes. Imagine the victorious welcome they would get if they were medallists returning home after having stood next to some of the greatest players from the world’s biggest sporting...

  • Baker keeping recipe for Harry and Meghan's wedding cake under wraps

    Baker keeping recipe for Harry and Meghan's wedding cake under wraps

    Royal wedding cake baker Claire Ptak is keeping her recipe for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day under wraps for now. Ms Ptak, who has been labelled London's hippest baker, is known for making indulgent organic bakes decorated with delicate...

  • Burger beats jambon-beurre as France's top sandwich

    Burger beats jambon-beurre as France's top sandwich

    The French may be fiercely proud of their gastronomy, but for the first time last year they ate more US-style burgers than the iconic jambon-beurre sandwich of baguette with ham, a study showed. Some 1.46 billion hamburgers were eaten in France...

  • A night to ponder

    A night to ponder

    Townhouse No 33-4 Republic StreetRabatTel 7900 4123 Food: 6/10Service: 9/10Ambience: 8/10Value: 7/10Overall: 7/10 There’s a pleasure to be had in being spoiled. Even the grumpiest of us will, perhaps begrudgingly, acknowledge that it feels good to...

  • Hotel’s team of chefs excel

    Hotel’s team of chefs excel

    InterContinental Malta’s chefs performed outstandingly at the recent Malta Kulinarija 2018. The hotel’s team of chefs, led by executive chef Roger Friggieri, won a medal for each entry with which they participated. The prestigious ‘Chef of the...

  • Levantina introduces Sunday lunch set menu, afternoon tea

    Levantina introduces Sunday lunch set menu, afternoon tea

    Levantina, the bistro and bakehouse in the heart of Mrieħel, has introduced its new Sunday lunch set menu. Their Middle Eastern-inspired menu will include slow-cooked beef ribs, Iberico pork cheeks braised with basra date syrup, Baharat spiced leg...

  • Snack bar's '100% natural' claim banned

    Snack bar's '100% natural' claim banned

    An advert for a "100% natural" snack bar has been banned after a watchdog found the claim was not in line with consumers' understanding of the meaning of the term. The poster ad for the Go Ahead Goodness Bar claimed the snack was "crammed with...