Cost of Fattoush Has Gone Up By 210%

Food prices have soared by up to 400% in December 2020 and Lebanon's inflation rate has hit 84.9% in 2020, the highest since 2013. Last December, food prices have increased by up to 400% as follows: Breakdown of December price increases from a year earlier: - Food and non-alcoholic beverages rose 402.3% - Alcoholic beverages, tobacco up 392.5% - Clothing and footwear increased 559.8% - Restaurants and hotels rose 609% - Furnishings, household equipment and…

HomeinaBite.com : Bringing A Taste of Lebanon to Dubai

The F&B sector has been hit hard during these difficult times and plenty of outlets are struggling to survive the crisis without shutting down. Whether it's the protests and unrest that followed the October 2019 movement, the pandemic and the lockdown that followed, the economic crisis and of course the Beirut explosion, F&B outlets have suffered from a severe drop in customers and will be forced to shutdown if the situation continues as is. However,…
Food

Lebanon’s Famous Street Food Outlet Barbar Set to Open in Dubai

1 month ago
Dubai will have its first Barbar restaurant as the famous Lebanese food outlet is set to open a 600 square meter branch located in Hessa street that will offer both dine-in and delivery services. Barbar’s ...
Critiques

Cedar’s Mediterranean Foods is 100% Lebanese

3 months ago
Last week, pictures of so-called “Israeli & Turkish” products using Lebanese names were circulating online, prompting the economy ministry to issue a statement without really digging deeper into the matter. One of them is Al ...
Baladi

Buy Local: 15 Alternatives to Nutella in Lebanon

4 months ago
Nutella is no longer affordable or even available in Lebanon due to the dollar crisis. As a result, people are looking into Lebanese-based alternatives and surprisingly, there are many. In fact, our friend Bassam Karam ...
Baladi

Hanna Mitri Just Re-Opened at a New Location

6 months ago
The famous ice cream shop in Achrafieh has officially re-opened at a new (temporary) location in Achrafieh after the original shop was severely damaged by the Beirut Blast. The new location is beneath Saydé Church, ...
Critiques

The Rotten Chicken Scandal: Reminiscent of the “Labneh” & “Meat” Scandals

8 months ago
Lebanon’s Customs Department and the Minister of Health stormed yesterday three warehouses where they found tons of expired chicken. The packs of expired chicken were confiscated in huge amounts with expiry dating back to 2016 ...
Food

German chocolate Maker Ritter Sport Reveals New Hummus Flavor

8 months ago
Ritter Sport Hummus, The Ultimate Snacking Edition. The German Chocolate Maker teased its fans yesterday by revealing a Hummus flavor, including chunky chickpeas, smooth tahini and sweet chocolate. The hashtag used on FB was #RitterSportFake ...
Food

#McDonaldsCares: A Golden Card To Honor Health Care Heroes

10 months ago
Solidarity is the only way forward to overcome COVID-19 and we’ve seen tons of awesome initiatives in Lebanon by various businesses, NGOs and even on an individual level. Health front-liners, from nursing, doctors, administrative teams, ...
Critiques

Bakeries That Make a Better Ka’ake than Abou Arab

10 months ago
Update: Abou Arab is not shutting down. I love Kaak and I loved Abou Arab, I think almost everyone did for its quick service and convenience despite knowing hygiene wasn’t its strongest point. Yesterday, Abou ...
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