From happy hour six nights a week to some of Dubai’s most unusual signature dishes, Rhodes W1 restaurant has been surprising and satisfying most of us for the last 10 years. A staple of Grosvenor House, what you didn’t know is that there is more to this fine-dining establishment than first meets the eye. This is according to Rhodes W1 restaurant founder, legendary Chef and restaurateur Gary Rhodes OBE. So, in the eatery’s lead up to its 10th birthday in October, Chef Rhodes reveals eight things you might not have known about the impressive Rhodes W1 restaurant.
Dessert. Who doesn’t love dessert? Sometimes you go out for a meal and the only thing you look forward to is the dessert. This time, after a long time, I’m sharing with you a recipe, not just any recipe but dessert goals aka the one and only Lotus cheesecake recipe! I don’t know how many of you have been to Kris Kros restaurant in Dubai, but they have a yummy cheesecake that is almost above the rest.
This August and September, get ready to take an adventure through Asia with P.F. Chang’s limited time menu of Asian cuisine. This menu has listed a number of delicacies from countries like China, Vietnam, Korea, Japan, and Thailand. If that list doesn’t make you an Asian cuisine foodie, then I don’t know what might.
In most instances, your skin health can tell a lot about what you eat. So I’ll be right to echo the saying that beauty comes from within; meaning you are what you eat. That said, a very health-conscious Chef – Chris Kinsley – at Flow Dubai has created a range of refreshing summer cooler drinks to help you and I achieve a healthy summer glow, of course, in addition to cooling off.
Eating fiber-rich foods, instead of fiber-added foods, is a great and natural way to increase your fiber intake, not to mention making you “regular”; and we all love that don’t we? The average person, according to one nutrition study somewhere, should get at least 15 grams of fiber in a day. On the other hand, nutritionists recommend 25 grams for women and 35-40 grams of fiber for men per day.
Once upon a time, there was a married couple who traveled from Dubai to Bologna, Italy, to attend a trade show. One night they returned to their hotel after a very long day, and lo and behold, all the restaurants were closed. So while trying to figure out where they could possibly have a bite, they met one of the nice chefs in the said hotel and after a long chat, they told him about their impediment. Due to the kindness of his heart, the nice chef agreed to re-open his kitchen and prepare for them a local dish, Tortellini, which they absolutely fell in love with. Not long after that night, Tortellini, the Italian restaurant in Dubai was born.
Sushi is not every person’s favorite delicacy, but I love it on a good day. I have buddies who can’t even stand to look at the raw fish, while I have others who wouldn’t mind having the fishy dish for 10 lifetimes. Why I’m I talking about this dish anyway? Well, that’s because the folks from Sugoi, a popular Japanese eatery in Dubai that serves up everything from freshly made sashimi to delicious meat and seafood Robatayaki, have decided to start off the day by letting us in on some fascinating facts about everyone’s favorite rolled rice-based snack.