Diary of a Passionate Wine & Spirits Sales Executive: Part 1

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, October, 4 2018    

Wine professionals flock to our shores each year to visit existing distributors, identify new distributors, conduct tastings and waitstaff training; plus, a host of other activities. Read More

100 MoBay

Thursday, October, 4 2018    

Buoyed by the success and the opportunities for the still largely untapped Jamaican food and entertainment market, proprietors of Kingston hotspot 100 locked in coordinates 18.50 N / 77.90 W for expansion. Read More

Prost! Oktoberfest with Christina Simonitsch

Thursday, September, 27 2018    

For two weeks every year, almost six million people descend upon Theresienwiese in Munich to celebrate Oktoberfest. The Bavarian folk festival is known to revolve around beer and in the celebration's 200-year history it has only been cancelled 24 times. The beer never stops flowing! This... Read More

The Duchess of Sussex brings people “Together”

Thursday, September, 27 2018    

In the wee hours of Wednesday, June 14, 2017, a fire broke out at Grenfell Tower, a 24-storey, working-class housing complex in North Kensington in London. The fire that burned for over 60 hours claimed 72 lives, injured over 70 persons and displaced 106 families. The fire, documented as... Read More

Wine and Food Pairings to Avoid

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, September, 27 2018    

There are times that I can't help but share my opinion when a wine pairing disappoints. Read More

On Track & On The Record

Thursday, September, 27 2018    

Montego Bay officially welcomed Usain Bolt's Tracks & Records (UBT&R) in May earlier this year, signalling the third such opening in Jamaica. The brand is distinctively Jamaican, and offerings incorporate local seasonings, spices and cooking methods to deliver that truly... Read More

'Peckish Fridaze'

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

Fridays are important to many for several reasons. For some it signifies the end of the workweek, payday, a day to get together with friends. Some will attest no Friday evening is really complete unless it involves drinks, games and of course good food. Thursday... Read More

Royal'ly Fine Dining

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

Thursday Food recently enjoyed dinner inside the Regency Restaurant at Sandals Royal Caribbean, Montego Bay. Each course from the chilled vine-ripened tomatoes to the flavourful soy and miso-glazed salmon and succulent surf and slide-off-the fork turf were memorable. Desserts,... Read More

Demystifying Orange Wine

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

First, let's get this out the way. Orange wines are not made from oranges. Now, let's move along. They are in fact white wines that are produced more like reds. That is, white wine grapes are fermented with their skins on before pressing and this process gives the wine its trademark hue... Read More

Downtown food jaunt

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

In the second Thursday Food food jaunt series, we head to downtown Kingston at noon and ask passersby where they were heading for lunch. Our findings may surprise you. Read More

The Adtelligent 8@8 Dinner Series: Jerk Rice and Cultural Appropriation

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

Two chefs, a politician, three creatives, an academic and an engineer walk into a dinner party. This is not the beginning of a bad joke. It was the reality for a group of Jamaicans last Thursday who gathered around a dinner table to talk about a topic that was sure to make their blood... Read More

Dorm Life Larder Staples

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

And, just like that, your “free paper burn” and you're back to the grind. Back-to-school happens every year but always seems to bushwhack even the most prepared. For those who have left the comforts of home and are living in campus residences, it can be daunting for some and... Read More

Wine Chat with Concho y Toro's Wine Ambassador Patricia Guzmán Rosales

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, September, 13 2018    

Last week I sat down with Concho y Toro's Latin America Wine Ambassador Patricia Guzmán Rosales to learn a little about what it takes to represent the largest producer of wines in Latin America. Concha y Toro has been voted the “World's Most Admired Wine Brand” by an... Read More

Jamaica Night at James Beard House

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

Save The Date: Wednesday, 7 November, 2018Event time: 7:00 pm -10:00 pm  Venue address: James Beard House167 West 12th StreetNew York, NY 10011  Culinary team:Christina Simonitsch Read More

Life is sweet at Cafe Dolce KIG

Thursday, September, 13 2018    

In June, Thursday Food announced the imminent opening of Café Dolce's second location at Kingston Industrial Garage (KIG) on Spanish Town Road. On Monday, we decided to face the traffic brought on by road closures to get our lunch fix. It may have taken thrice as long to get there, but... Read More


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