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

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 and some 2017, and the distribution center in question belongs to Freiha Food Company, which owns the brands Shuman Farms and Lipoul among others. This is quite shocking to say the least, as Shuman was among the best chicken brands…

German chocolate Maker Ritter Sport Reveals New Hummus Flavor

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 so I'm guessing it's a joke, but I don't see any harm in giving it a try. There's already Chocolate Hummus in the market now so why not a Ritter Hummus? 😁 This is not the first time they tease…
Food

#McDonaldsCares: A Golden Card To Honor Health Care Heroes

1 month 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

2 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 ...
Food

Order Lebanese Delicacies This Eid – Hallab is Shipping for $1 Only!

2 months ago
If you’re abroad and craving authentic Lebanese delicacies, Hallab 1881 is running a $1 shipping promotion on its international online store. Unfortunately the selection is limited especially the Ashta-based delicacies, which is understandable but you ...
Food

FromTheVillages.com : Support Lebanese Artisans & Farmers

2 months ago
One of the many things that was brought to light in these past few months in Lebanon was the fact that we import everything, from food, fruits, vegetables, shoes and even water! The reason behind ...
Food

Knefe Topped With Kellogg’s Corn Flakes

2 months ago
Kellogg’s Arabia tweeted a Knefe recipe using their corn flakes instead of the semolina flour. The recipe is quite simple whereas the hardest part is preparing the cheese and then you just add the cereals ...
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Café Najjar Offering Free Raqwa Coffee Machines & Capsules to Health Heroes

2 months ago
To thank them for their service and for the sacrifices and efforts they are making round the clock, leading Lebanese coffee maker Café Najjar is offering free Raqwa Machines and capsules to the entire medical, ...
Baladi

Just Help – Helping Charities By Buying Online The Stuff They Really Need

3 months ago
If you wish to help out NGOs and underprivileged families in Lebanon but don’t know how, there’s a great online platform where you can choose any of the participating NGOs or organizations and buy the ...
Critiques

Lebanese Agriculture Minister Wants You to Eat More Chicken

3 months ago
The Lebanese Minister of Agriculture & Culture (Don’t ask how these two ministers are together) shared on post on his Facebook page yesterday asking the Lebanese to cut down the consumption of red meat and ...
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