Dubai and Abu Dhabi

When it comes to holidays we have always chosen destinations that offer cultural enrichment, magnificent architecture and one that embarks us on a journey of the country’s history. For that reason, Dubai has never been top of our bucket list. Having said that Dubai has an incredible food scene and for that reason we embarked on… Continue reading Dubai and Abu Dhabi


Dubrovnik, Bosnia & Montenegro

About Dubrovnik Dubrovnik, a city in Southern Croatia is a magnificent medieval walled city surrounded by the clear blue waters of the Adriatic sea. It is also known as  “The Pearl of the Adriatic” and once you have visited, you’ll know exactly why. Dubrovnik, with its UNESCO world heritage old town, magnificent, picturesque scenery, charming islands and amazing seafood,… Continue reading Dubrovnik, Bosnia & Montenegro


Jordon – Petra Travels

About Petra Petra, one of the seven wonders of the New World is a historical and archaeological city in Jordon, unbeknown and hidden from the world, until Johann Ludwig Burckhardt introduced this magical city in 1812 and since then Petra has become a symbol of Jordan and the countries most visited tourist attraction. It was… Continue reading Jordon – Petra Travels

Fine Dining · Malaysian · Pan Asian

Zheng Chelsea

The Restaurant Zheng is a premium South-East Asian restaurant, located in South Kensington, with a menu that offers a fusion of flavours based on parts of Asia that were explored by the 15th century Chinese admiral Zheng He; after whom the restaurant is named. The venue is visually opulent, with strikingly elegant black wooden tables, luxurious chartreuse coloured velvet banquettes and… Continue reading Zheng Chelsea

Middle Eastern · Rack of Lamb

Ramadan Series – Middle Eastern

  Kick –starting our Middle Eastern inspired Ramadan recipe series with this Harissa Rack of Lamb with Vermicelli rice. Ingredients (serves 2): 500g Rack of Lamb 2 cup Rice (preferably basmati rice) ½ cup Broken vermicelli pasta 2- 2 ½ cup chicken stock 3tb Butter 3tb Harissa paste 1tb Natural yoghurt Salt and Pepper, as… Continue reading Ramadan Series – Middle Eastern


Date Truffles

These healthy alternatives to chocolate truffles are so tasty and guilt free you won’t be able to stop at one. Did we also mention they take no time at all to make.  Pistachio Coated Date Truffles (makes approx. 16): Ingredients: 500g Beloved Date paste 100g crushed pistachio (set aside 50g for the cream cheese filling)… Continue reading Date Truffles

Bib Gourmand · Contemporary Indian · Fine Dining

Indian Essence

Introduction What do you get when you combine twice Michelin Star and celebrity chef Atul Kochhar with Jitindar Singh, who has worked in some of the finest hotel groups in India? You get a sure-fire recipe for success. Many classic duos such as Abbott and Costello, and Morecambe and Wise have brought tremendous joy to… Continue reading Indian Essence

Fine Dining · Middle Eastern · Modern European


Introduction Chriskitch is the brainchild and second restaurant of Australian chef Christian Honor, whose career of over 20 years has seen him work with a deluge of world class chefs, such as Gordon Ramsey. Chef Chris has also worked in some of the world’s most illustrious establishments, from Burj Al Arab to the Dorchester. It is safe… Continue reading Chriskitch

Contemporary Indian · Fine Dining


About The Restaurant Lotus is a fine-dining restaurant headed up by Bashkar Banerjee, who has been associated with a number of award winning restaurant brands, and a team of Chefs who have worked at some of the finest hotels in India. Named after India’s national flower, Lotus is a blossoming flower blooming in the heart… Continue reading Lotus



Introduction As halal consumers, for decades we have yearned to enjoy the same gastronomical delights as our non-Muslim counterparts, but unfortunately our choices had always been restricted to only a finite number of cuisines. With the rise in Muslim diners, more and more diverse restaurants have started to serve halal options. However, not all establishments… Continue reading HS&Co.