Kfarman Municipality Trying To Use a 100 Year-Old Law To Ban Alcohol

What is happening in Kfarman and several other Lebanese villages in the South mainly is alarming and dangerous. It's been years now that extremist and some religious groups have been trying to close down shops that sell alcohol. Their argument is that alcohol is “a violation of the shari`a of Islam” and that they should close down. Since they can't do anything legally speaking to shut down these shops, some of them resorted to burning…

209LebaneseWine.com: An Online Marketplace Dedicated to Lebanese Wines

Lebanese wines have been making headlines all around the world and more and more people are praising the energy and commitment of wine-makers in Lebanon and more importantly the quality of our wines. Back in the early 90s, there were barely four wineries in Lebanon but the number has been increasing ever since and the number has increased to over 50 . What was still missing was an online market place that will make the…
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Dewar’s Kickass #ScotchEggClub & #LiveTrue Campaign

10 months ago
Dewar’s just kicked off the second edition of their #LiveTrueLebanon campaign. The campaign aims to highlight local creative talents who have transformed their dreams into reality by following their heart and often going against the ...
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Meet Madees Khoury: The only Female Beer Brewer in the Middle East.

1 year ago
Taybeh beer is one of the most popular beers in the Middle East and Madees Khoury, who works as a general manager at the Taybeh Brewing Company, is believed to be only the female beer ...
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Almaza vs. Beirut Beer

1 year ago
So Almaza Beer kicks off a campaign entitled “Almaza, Lebanon’s Beer” or #‎BeeretLebnen‬ and Beirut Beer hits back at them by reminding them that they are part of Heineken (they didn’t name it though). A ...
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Dewars Introducing the Scotch Egg in Lebanon

1 year ago
[Source] Dewars Lebanon has officially launched The Scotch Egg Club a week ago that will take over Garden State on Monday on the 1st of August. I missed out on the launch but I’m eager ...
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Lebanese Wines Marsyas & Bargylus Featured In France’s Le Monde

1 year ago
Karim and Sandro Saadé, the two brothers and owners of Château Marsyas in Lebanon and Domaine de Bargylus in Syria got a special two-page feature in the French daily newspapers Le Monde, one of the ...
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People Try Arak For The First Time

1 year ago
One of the guys was like: “I don’t get the whole water thing. Can you just drink it straight?” After trying it with water: “That totally makes sense now why we had to add water” ...
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Almaza Sending Out Positive Vibes For The Summer Season

2 years ago
I didn’t like the limited edition bottles but I will be having many this summer that’s for sure. On the other hand, I loved the commercial. It’s lively, fresh, happy and full of positive vibes. ...
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It’s Time To Recognize The New Lebanon: The King is Dead; Long Live The King

2 years ago
That’s how Victoria Moore, The Telegraph’s wine correspondent, ended her article on Lebanon’s wine industry, on the end of an era with Serge Hochar’s tragic death and how Lebanese wine is booming abroad. She spoke ...
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