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Hot Pot Table
Cocktail, Dinner, Lunch, Pan Asian

Rain Drop, Hot Pot*

*I apologise for the title. When is Nairobi going to make up its mind about this weather? If you’ve suffered from a flu in the last month, raise your hand. I was on the verge of getting sick for about two weeks. Thankfully I fought it off with a lot […]

Bar, Events, News

Let The Party Come To You With Jumia Party

Not All Heroes Wear Capes Who’s your hero? Mine is the delivery man. Whether it’s a boda guy or someone from company X, in just about any scenario, the delivery man can save your day. Too lazy to cook? Get food delivered. Too lazy to go grocery shopping? Get ingredients […]

Brunch

‘Tis The Brunch Season

The holiday season is here! AKA the brunch season. Well, it’s always brunch season, but the holidays give you the opportunity to brunch more regularly than you might otherwise. It’s a time of year we all look forward to whether it means going down to the beach or hanging out […]

Bar, Cocktail, Events, Mixology

A One-Of-A-Kind Cocktail Bar

A few Thursday’s ago, Pernod Ricard Kenya launched the very first ABSOLUT cocktail bar in East Africa right here in our backyard! This premium vodka cocktail bar sits perched at the top of a staircase at dusitD2 Hotel, next to the outdoor section of Zing. The theme of the evening […]

Bar, Events

G.H. Mumm & Champagne Myths Debunked

I like to think that you visit this blog to learn a thing or two and/or to be entertained. Well, today I’m here to provide you with a nugget of truth that I hope is entertaining. I have put myself forward as your personal Guinea pig and I’m here to tell […]

African, American

Mama Knows Best

Mothers seem to always know. They know when you need to put on a jumper because this 25 degree sunshine won’t last. They know when you need to get to bed early because you’re running yourself down and if you keep that pace you’ll end up sick. They know when you […]

Cocktail, Events

#JDBBQ

This past weekend I attended the Jack Daniel’s Brothers of the Grill Barbecue aka the #JDBBQ with Jayson, Lyra, Kaluhi and lovers of good times. As you may already know I (among said bloggers and a guest chef) was judging the food vendors at the event. It may or may not […]

Dessert, Events

Brace Yourselves, Fathers Day is Coming

PSA Fathers Day is around the corner. Did you know? It’s on Sunday June 19th! We’re also half way through the year which is… Interesting. Honestly where has 2016 gone? I guess that’s a conversation for another time. I love my dad, we have a great relationship. To me, he’s […]

Cocktail, Events

Never Let Go, Jack

I don’t write recipes here often and by often I mean ever. BUT I’ve recently come down with a cold. It’s the first time I’ve been sick in over a year so it was a long time coming. There’s never a ‘good’ time to get sick (except for when you’ve got […]