'Wi Ready For Di Road'

THE Carnivaljumping faithful, colourful regalia snugly affixed, were ready to send off the 2017 soca season last Sunday, as Bacchanal Jamaica's Road March made its annual trek through the capital city's streets. The feathered, bejewelled bodies charting t Read More

The Breakfast Club
 Soca-feting early risers — oh so ready to party — made a beeline in their day-casual-fab-clad droves to the Constant Spring Golf Course last Saturday morning, all primed to indulge in the sights and sounds of the sunnation-coordinated...... Read More

8 Spices Restaurant — Out-Of-Many-One Pot
“It has always been my ultimate professional dream to own and operate my own restaurant,” shared 8 Spices Restaurant & Bar proprietor Melissa Dukharan last week Thursday evening as Table Talk Food Awards judges, sponsors and friends took their seats around the...... Read More

Old World Wines Around Town — Italy
Many people are intimidated by the topic of wine. This is in part because of the range of wines on the shelves and partly by their limited knowledge of the subject. One tip that will help you understand wine is knowing a little geography. Most New World wines...... Read More

So Leh We Jam!

Wednesday, April, 26 2017   

THE Bacchanal J'Ouvert fête and road march was led last Friday by soca band KES, with regional recording artistes, the Trinbagonian calypsonian Nailah Blackman and Barbadian hit-maker King Bubba in tow, alongside a strong line-up of turntable disc jocks including DJ Private Ryan, and... Read More

Kohler Opens Shop on the rock

Saturday, April, 22 2017   

An iridescent purple glow vividly contrasted against the white Kohler-branded building on Constant Spring Road last Thursday evening, drawing immediate attention from motorists in the slow-moving traffic on the busy city thoroughfare. Read More

The Fun Also Rises

Thursday, April, 20 2017   

In the thick of the Lenten season, on the sandy shores of Pearly Beach West in St Ann, the annual Frenchmen Rise Up Breakfast Party was held last Saturday. Devotees of the daytime bash — seriously styling in tropical casual threads — turned out en masse to soak up early... Read More

Apéritifs & Digestifs — What’s the difference?

Thursday, April, 20 2017   

After enjoying several very long lunches and slow late dinners, I am reminded why I prefer the relaxed European way of dining to the hurried style that some of my friends subscribe to. Easter holidays in Read More

Stirring The Pot @ Simma

Thursday, April, 20 2017   

Simma Soupery & Bakery is the brainchild of Dean Kirkland. As a lover of good hearty Jamaican soups and a maker of same, he realised that the overall ability to get a variety of soups was lacking on the Kingston food scene.The regular choice... Read More

‘Rise’ To The Occasion

Tuesday, April, 18 2017   

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To Russia With Love

Saturday, April, 15 2017   

Serendipity steered star-crossed lovebirds Maria Oparina and Christopher Gordon into each other’s lives with a fateful encounter in April 2015, post-concert, at the Machel Montano-headlined soca event, Pandemonium, at Kingston’s Hope Gardens. Read More

Hook, Line Sinker!

Tuesday, April, 11 2017   

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The Art of Wine

Monday, April, 10 2017   

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Vows: A Love That Blossoms

Sunday, April, 9 2017   

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Chefs to Watch For 2017 - Secrets Wild Orchid & Secrets St James

Thursday, April, 6 2017   

Thursday Food highlights five more chefs who are charged with introducing visitors and locals to the best culinary offerings in Jamaica. This week’s featured chefs are from Secrets Wild Orchid & Secrets St James. Read More




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