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Antonine University Spring Festival 2018: Souk el Akel, Zahle!
May 16, 2018

Zahle here we come... two days of endless fun, entertainment, great food ideas and the Universite Antonine Job Fair.


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Pepsi Introduces ‘Bubly’, A Zero-Calorie Sparkling Water


February 17, 2018

Meet bubly from Pepsico, a new sparkling water that combines refreshing and delicious flavors with an upbeat and playful sense of humor to shake up the sparkling water category while keeping it real with no artificial flavors, no sweeteners, and no…

This is Akkar!

Mechwar Videos

December 24, 2017 | Travel | Lebanon

Akkar Governorate (Arabic: محافظة عكار‎) is the northernmost governorate of Lebanon. It comprises the single district of Akkar, which in turn is subdivided into 121 municipalities. The capital is at Halba. It covers an area of…

Save Our Drinking Water... Lebanon's Water is Contaminated with Plastic Fibers


September 07, 2017 | Popular

Plastic fibres found in tap water around the world, study reveals. Published in The Guardian on Wednesday 6th September 2017 Tests show billions of people globally are drinking water contaminated by plastic particles, with 83% of samples found…

How to Grow Fresh Food Indoor all Year Round with Hydroponics

Spotted Stories

July 19, 2017

Hydroponics is a dirt-free, spacing saving, water-effective method of growing soilless. This practice is not new. In fact, the earliest records of Hydroponics dated back to the ancient civilizations. And modern Hydroponics has been used widely in…

Edible Water Bubble Are Getting Closer


April 15, 2017

In April 2014 we mentioned about edible water... It seems these water bubbles are becoming more famous. Let's see what's happened since then...  Bottled water has a lot to answer for in terms of plastic waste, with Americans alone throwing…

Svalbarði: Melted Iceberg in a Bottle

Spotted Stories

February 18, 2017

Harrods was chosen as the first store to stock Svalbarði water. Not just any bottle of water, this newly launched bottle contains water purely from melted iceberg. I now have more of a reason to go visit Harrods' Food Hall... Let's see…

Interested in Dining Underwater?


February 17, 2017

Dinner in Sky is an idea we got used to...It's so last season compared to this new innovative idea... Scuba dinning... Read the below... Inspiring to say the least. Pulling on their scuba gear and flippers at a swimming pool in Brussels, Nicolas…

Boost Your Productivity at Work with these Snacks


January 09, 2017

It's hard enough going back to work after the holidays, especially in this cold rainy weather... We need something to give us a boost. If you enjoy munching at your work desk, Officevibe has created a perfect infographic that features 12 brain…

How to Pimp up a Glass of Water


October 07, 2016

Looking for a recipe for water? Not as daft an idea as it might sound. Water is many things to us – it maintains our body’s fluid balance, energises our muscles, and keeps our skin looking good – but it’s hardly high on…

Burj Khalifa Shaped Water Bottle


September 27, 2016

Dubai will become a world first once again as it presents the most expensive water bottle and the world’s tallest crystal bottle – a Burj Khalifa-themed water bottle. Designed by Danish inventor Tayseer Hadi, this diamond and platinum…

Evian Limited Edition Celebrates 10th Year with Christian Lacroix


September 17, 2016

For the 10th anniversary of the Limited Edition bottle, evian® and the House of Christian Lacroix are reunited again. In 2007, the disruptive vision shared by the two brands brought together the purity of water with the creativity of fashion…

Art Made from Coffee Drops?


March 14, 2016

Discover this printer that creates art using drops of liquid like water, coffee and red wine. Created by Ted Kinsman, an assistant professor of Photographic Arts & Sciences at RIT (Rochester Institute of Technology), this is a unique…

HidrateMe Glows When Your Body Needs Water

Spotted Stories

June 07, 2015

HidrateMe a smart water bottle that syncs to your phone to track your water intake and glows to remind you to stay hydrated...Drinking water is the simplest thing we can do to feel our best every day. But with daily distractions, millions of us…

Hydaway: Water Bottle that Folds Down to Fit Your Pocket

Food Gadgets

May 15, 2015

Hydaway is a handy alternative to disposable plastic water bottles - it folds down easily to fit in almost any pocket.   In just 60 seconds, U.S. consumers use and throw away 90,000 disposable water bottles. That’s 50 billion water…

Stainless Steel Jug with Detachable Ice Filter

Food Gadgets

April 10, 2015

Exclusive, polished stainless steel jug in a stylish, contemporary design. The contrast with the matt finish inside produces a very elegant design expression. The top has a detachable ice filter to retain ice cubes and slices of lime or lemon when…

S.Pellegrino New Special Edition Bottle for Vogue Italia


March 26, 2015

S.Pellegrino unveiled its new special edition bottle dedicated to Vogue Italia. The bottle has been created to celebrate the worldwide partnership of these two proud ambassadors of the Italian style and art of living - a fashion icon and the water…

The Innovation in Water Drinking: Carafe with a Unique Lid

Food Gadgets

March 25, 2015

Water is an elixir of life and has become a trendy drink. Top restaurants even have their own menu section for water. Whether you are having an espresso or a meal with several courses, water is the ideal accompaniment. WMF has taken up the matter…

BLK. Mineral Water With Black Colour Lands in the Middle East

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

November 21, 2014 | Spotted Stories

Have you heard of blk.? blk. is a fulvic-enhanced natural mineral water with a striking black colour. The unusual hue is the result of fulvic trace minerals added to pure water – no need to fear though, the colour is everything but…

Reimagine the Electric Kettle: Heat Just the Amount You Need

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

October 23, 2014 | Food Gadgets

Miito is an innovative product that heats liquids directly in the vessel to be used, hence eliminating the heating of excess water. Simply fill your cup with water, place it onto the induction base and immerse the rod in the liquid. The induction…

Perrier's Limited Street Art Edition Series

Spotted Stories

October 03, 2014

Perrier recently launched a collection of limited edition Street Art cans and bottles in collaboration with international street artists, JonOne, Sasu, and Kobra. Each artist was commissioned to interpret the french brand, individually tackling…

Evian and KENZO Release Limited Edition Bottle

Spotted Stories

October 01, 2014

Two iconic French brands—evian and KENZO—have teamed up to create a water bottle embodying playful purity with mysterious spirit. The purple-lime twisted pattern was adopted for the 2015 limited edition by KENZO’s creative…

Boil Just the Right Amount of Water You Need

Food Gadgets

August 13, 2014

 "Boiling more water than necessary has several implications - it takes longer time to boil which equals wasted electricity and higher energy bills," says designers Anna Czaniecka said. With this idea in mind, Czaniecka designed a kettle that is…

Keep Your Tea Bag Firmly in Place

Food Gadgets

July 31, 2014

Now you can keep your tea bag firmly in place with these fun and useful Tea Buttons! They're as cute as... a button and very useful!  Reusable tea buttons to keep your tea bag secure Stick with strong suction cup Will stick to…

Make Tea in an Architectural Piece of Art

Food Gadgets

July 24, 2014

Sorapot is a simple, modern teapot made from stainless steel and glass. Designed to brew loose-leaf teas, Sorapot’s entire volume is available for the leaves to unfurl as they steep.   It's architectural form which contains a Pyrex…

A Chilling Solution with these Coolsticks

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

July 13, 2014 | Food Gadgets

It is so hot outside...these cool new Blomus Mesco Coolsticks fuse stirrers with ice cubes into a single drink are the chilling solution. Just place the stainless steel stir sticks into the silicone freezing tray, fill with water and pop in your…

Don't Throw those Empty Bottles

Food Gadgets

June 18, 2014

Here's a nice idea for you. Don't throw those empty bottles... You can now convert them into lamps with Bottle Light! Shaped like a wine cork, Bottle Light transforms glass bottles into interesting lights and improvised table features. The…

Scrub the Dirt Off!

Food Gadgets

June 05, 2014

The Tater Mate Potato Brush with Eye Remover from Full Circle is an eco-friendly product made out of bamboo and recycled plastic. It’s also a very useful product with tough bristles that get rid of even the most stubborn and hard to see dirt from…

The Vittel Water Bottle Will Remind You to Drink Every Hour

Spotted Stories

May 29, 2014

Ogilvy Parishas  Created a Fun Packaging for a Water Brand Drinking enough water -- experts recommend eight glasses a day -- is pretty difficult. After seeing research suggesting that 80% of the French population doesn't drink water because…

Edible Water Drops: Yes They Exist...


April 03, 2014

If you're an advocate for saving the environment, then these edible water drops may help play a part in avoiding the ever-growing pile of plastic water bottles in landfills? Inspired by techniques from molecular gastronomy, three London-based…

Clever Caps: Collect and Play

Spotted Stories

March 04, 2014

Bottle caps often contribute to plastic waste rather than being recycled but not Clever Caps. Created by Brazil-based innovative packaging developer Clever Pack has redesigned them to give them extra use as Lego-style bricks after they’ve finished…

Tribute to Italian Opera: Celebrating Luciano Pavarotti at Music Hall

Spotted Stories

February 24, 2014 | Lebanon

Aqua Panna and S.Pellegrino are two brands I appreciate a lot. A tribute to Luciano Pavarotti took place recently in Lebanon's Music Hall as S.Pellegrino pays homage to the unforgettable Maestro Luciano Pavarotti with a Limited Edition bottle…

Jumbo: The Sink Side Elephant

Food Gadgets

February 13, 2014

With a fun and functional aesthetic, Jumbo, the little sink-side elephant will take care of your wet dishes. It collects the runoff water and directs it back into the sink through elephant’s nose, which cleverly free up your counter and keep it…

Pop Goes Your Eggs...


December 21, 2013 | Food Gadgets

Here's a great gadget. It's Saturday morning and you're getting ready to finish some last minute shopping. But before that, a good healthy breakfast is a must. Here's the magic egg toaster that just steams your eggs and pops them out when they are…

The Secret To Raw-Cooking with Chef Youssef Akiki

Spotted Stories

November 14, 2013 | Lebanon

During the The Beirut Cooking Festival, Grohe launched their latest product, a special faucet I had the privilege of being the first to own in Lebanon: The Minta Touch. They introduced the new product during a unique workshop attended by culinary,…

Finally, an Affordable Water Glass Bottle for Homes and Restaurants


November 11, 2013 | Popular

While walking along the isles of The Beirut Cooking Festival, I spotted a water glass bottle from a distance. I walked towards the stand to have a closer look and to my happy surprise I discovered that my dream has been realized. Talaya proudly…

iKettle - The World's First WiFi Kettle

Food Gadgets

November 06, 2013

Hot drinks are the mainstay, the backbone, the buttress, that vital spark, the very lifeblood of our existence. So imagine how perfect and complete life would feel if there was no longer that tiresome wait for the kettle to boil. This blissful…

Elie Saab Designs Limited Edition Evian Bottles


October 22, 2013

Following the footsteps of Paul Smith, Diane Von Furstenberg and Jean Paul Gaultier in collaborating with the French water brand, Elie Saab is the latest designer to make over a bottle of Evian. His elegantly-shaped bottle is adorned with a…

Red Juice in Raw Red Meat Actually Isn’t Blood


October 07, 2013

If you think that the red liquid usually seen on the platter where raw meat is placed is actually red blood, think again. It’s actually a mixture of water and a protein called myoglobin. The myoglobin is a common protein, which has the…

Mhanna Sur Mer, Maintains its Title of Excellence

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

September 24, 2013 | Recommended | Lebanon

Mhanna sur Mer is one of those places you walk into and gush with amazement and leave feeling happy... The whole experience is all about perfection! Last year's dinner was breathtaking giving Mhanna a 91/100 grade. Now this year's was even…

Contact Info: Mhanna sur mer

Phone Number: +961 9 621 777

Address: On the maritime road of Amchit, follow the signs to Camping Amchit, Before reaching Babel Bahr, North Lebanon [ view ]

Phone Number: +961 9 621 777

Address: On the maritime road of Amchit, follow the signs to Camping Amchit, Before reaching Babel Bahr, North Lebanon [ view ]

Sohat Glass Bottles are Now Available in Restaurants Around Town

Spotted Stories

September 06, 2013

How many times have you heard me complain about those plastic bottles served especially when served in high end restaurants. One thing I can’t stand, well after garlic and onions, are those cheap plastic water bottles served in most…

Water Sommeliers the Next Big Trend!


August 10, 2013

Not in the mood for wine tonight, but still want to feel real classy? Then boy, do we have a trend for you! Introducing the refreshing new concept of the water sommelier. As the Daily Meal notes, water menus — and even water bars — have been…

Versace Vanity La Dorée Collection

Food Gadgets

August 09, 2013

Tableware fit for a king... The Versace Vanity La Dorée collection features some of the most extravagant tableware on the market. Made entirely of gold, the collection consists of a sugar bowl, creamer, service plate, coffee pot and tea set, making…

Tilt Cups: Hygienic

Food Gadgets

August 06, 2013

One of the best and hygienic ways of drying the dishes is airing them. This new Tilt Cup has a clipped edge that enhances drying while airing them. As shown on Yanko Design, When you place the glass upside down, the water trickles and drains…

Ice Ball Flavor - Perfect for the Summer

Food Gadgets

July 08, 2013

Is water getting a little boring? The Ice Ball Flavor-It Water Bottle lets you add a fruity splash. Place fruit in silicone ice ball infuser, add water or favorite beverage, freeze ice ball in freezer, then add ice ball to your water and…

HG One Grinder: Grind Your Coffee Home


July 04, 2013 | Food Gadgets

It starts with a bean. The bean is crushed and hot water forced through. The results are sometimes good, sometimes bad, and sometimes wonderful. We’re chasing something wonderful. In pursuit of wonderful we’ve gone back to the step…

Beverly Hills 9OH2O: The Champagne of Waters

Spotted Stories

June 24, 2013

Inspired by the crafting of champagne and fine spirits, a team of fine dining experts, including the world’s foremost water sommelier Martin Riese, has created Beverly Hills 9OH2O, the world’s first sommelier-crafted water. This…

An Infographic Video: The Birth of a Vodka Bottle

Spotted Stories

June 07, 2013

This is not an advertisement but an appreciation to a vodka brand I have fallen in love with a long time ago. I am a huge fan of Absolut vodka and I have been collecting as many of their bottles as well as their limited editions, I have come across…

Food Meets Art 120: Tea Calender

Spotted Stories

May 14, 2013

The Hälssen & Lyon tea calendar is the first calendar in the world to feature calendar days made from tea leaves. Finely flavored and pressed until wafer-thin, the 365 calendar days can be individually detached and brewed directly in the…

A Tribute to Pavarotti: Limited-Edition S.Pellegrino and Aqua Panna Bottles

Spotted Stories

May 07, 2013

Collaborating with the Luciano Pavarotti Foundation, Nestle Waters pays tribute to one of the world’s most celebrated opera singers and Italian culture. The company has released the limited-edition S.Pellegrino and Aqua Panna bottles…

McDonald's French and Hot: A Pre-Launch Affair


May 03, 2013 | Street Food | Lebanon

Today, I was invited by McDonald's Lebanon to be the very first to taste their French Burger, which is a part of the Taste Of The World series. A burger that's new in content and certainly unique in its kind. Meeting up with the McDonald's team…

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