Food safety at your favourite restaurant

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

Whether you have a busy schedule that prevents you from preparing a home-cooked meal or you're planning a night out with friends and family, dining out always offers that convenience with a myriad of cuisine options to choose from. One of the main issues with dining out, however, is the... Read More

The past made perfect

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

Provisions: The Roots of Caribbean Cooking- 150 Vegetarian Recipes by Michelle Rousseau and Suzanne Rousseau.   Read More

A D'vine Dégustation

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

The 2018 Jamaica Food & Drink Festival's D'vine event lived up to the name (and hype). Chefs Colin Hylton and Christina Simonitsch created an eight-course menu that at some points made guests giddy with delight. Select Brands carefully chose four wines to accompany Hylton and... Read More

JFDF Welcomes Regional Media & Chefs to The Rock

Thursday, October, 25 2018    

The torrential rains and ensuing gridlock in the Corporate Area did not put a damper on the 2018 Jamaica Food & Drink festival's meet-and-greet. Regional media visiting the island to attend the festival joined local outlets to have drinks at the Regency Bar & Lounge with the... Read More

A D'vine Sunday Afternoon

Wednesday, October, 24 2018    

“Where exactly are we?” was asked as many times as flutes of Mumm Champagne were offered. You'd have to make the journey up to Peter's Rock, St Andrew, to fully understand the bewilderment of guests. Who knew that Norbrook Road went that far up? Regardless... Read More

Fortieth Birthday notes

Tuesday, October, 23 2018    

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That's How The Light Gets In

Sunday, October, 21 2018    

Villa Elia is perched on a clifftop near Treasure Beach with uninterrupted views of Jamaica's rugged south coast. Read More

Cocktails With — Hope Harnett

Sunday, October, 21 2018    

Hope Harnett is a dynamic woman who has enjoyed a number of careers before becoming a realtor. Upon meeting her you're immediately put at ease; no wonder she's doing so well in her new-found career. Harnett is a great conversationalist, has an infectious laugh and winning personality. Read More

SO Gardening Oct 21

Sunday, October, 21 2018    

Dear Orchid Doc:Is there an orchid named carousel spider orchid? Asania Dear Asania: Read More

Sandals MoBay... Wow!

Sunday, October, 21 2018    

If like SO you've been an infrequent visitor to Sandals MoBay, be prepared for a not-so-gentle f risson . The property has gone super-sophisticated with warm relatable notes. How about stepping into a... Read More

My Kingston — Christopher Lawson Whyms-Stone

Sunday, October, 21 2018    

 Christopher Lawson Whyms-Stone Architect/Managing Director of Architecture How long have you been in the profession? Read More

An Evening of Ovations for Norman Horne

Friday, October, 19 2018    

Chairman & Managing Director of ARC Manufacturing Ltd Norman Horne was awarded the Order of Distinction in the rank of Commander on Monday, October 15 for his “contribution to entrepreneurship and community development”. In the evening, Horne hosted a cocktail reception... Read More

Three Cheers for Mitsy Seaga-Mian

Friday, October, 19 2018    

Across the Corporate Area on Monday, October 15, a number of luncheons and cocktails receptions took place to celebrate recipients of National Awards. Among them was Mitsy Seaga-Mian, who was conferred with the Order of Distinction in the rank of commander for her dedication to child... Read More

Usain Bolt Tracks & Records UK open for business

Thursday, October, 18 2018    

It's official! Usain Bolt's Tracks & Records (UBT&R) London is now open for business in the UK. The fourth restaurant under the Tracks & Records chain, and the first on international soil, hosted a series of soft-opening activities the week of October 8 that will continue... Read More

Food Safety at Your Supermarket

Marshalee VALENTINE | Thursday, October, 18 2018    

Besides trying to tick off all the items on that never-ending grocery list, we need to ensure that those items are in fact safe for consumption. While we all expect the food we purchase to be safe, this isn't always the case. Unintended contamination of raw and processed goods sold in... Read More




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