German National Tourist Office (GNTO) boosts appetite for travel to Germany

GNTO hosts food-tasting event with its partners Emirates Airline, München Tourismus and Steigenberger Hotels in Dubai

 In line with its annual theme ‘Culinary Germany’, the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), together with its partners Emirates Airline, München Tourismus and Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, hosted a culinary press briefing at the Steigenberger Brothaus Bakery – Bistro in Dubai, to bring some of German cuisine’s delicious flavors to Dubai and inspire the guests to visit Germany.


The event which forms part of the organisation’s culinary #EnjoyGermanFood campaign, was attended by members of the local UAE press alongside social media influencers, who savored a taste of both traditional and innovative German dishes and learnt how to prepare German delicacies with Florian Falthauser, Munich’s prominent chef from Steigenberger Hotels.


Food tourism is frequently referred to as one of the most significant trends in travel. The recent survey conducted by the GNTO showed 7% of foreign holidaymakers choose to visit Germany because of the wide variety and high quality of dining, food and beverages  on offer; in fact visiting restaurants and cafés was listed as the second most popular holiday activity after sightseeing.


The latest inbound tourism figures from the Gulf region reflect that Germany is increasingly becoming a popular holiday destination for Gulf nationals. From January to June 2018 overnight stays from the region increased by 4.4% compared to the same period in 2017.


On the sidelines of the event, Sigrid de Mazieres, Director for the Gulf countries at the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), an affiliate of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB), commented: “Food and drink are often the highlight – if not the main reason for holidays and short breaks. Germany as a year-round travel destination offers a wide range of travel occasions to taste and experience the German food scene. No matter, whether travellers head to our vibrant cities to dine at a fine Michelin-starred restaurant or plan to visit seasonal food events like the upcoming festive Christmas markets, there is truly something for everyone.”

Germany is a leading European travel hub, well-connected with daily flights with a duration of only about 6 hours, making the year-round travel destination a perfect spot for short breaks, too. Emirates Airline, who has helped to enhance German connectivity for more than 30 years, used the event to promote its great network to the German cities of Munich, Hamburg, Frankfurt and Düsseldorf. Emirates’ top representatives attending the event spoke of the world-leading airline’s most recent developments on routes connecting the UAE and the GCC region with German destinations.

Shaz Peshimam, Emirates Senior Manager for Dubai and the Northern Emirates, said: “We hope that today’s event is an eye-opening experience to the wonderful culinary adventures on offer, not only in Germany, but also during the journey on Emirates.

Germany is a very important market for us, and we place a strong focus on the authenticity of the food we serve onboard to our four gateways in Germany including Frankfurt, Munich, Düsseldorf and Hamburg. Emirates also prides itself as a global airline with seasonal menus created for celebrations like Oktoberfest, coming up in a few days. During Oktoberfest, we will be offering an enhanced range of German delicacies across selected flights, so customers across all classes can kick off the Oktoberfest celebrations on board with a specially created menu.”

Southern Germany, and particularly Munich has traditionally been the hot spot for most GCC travellers. To gain insight into Bavaria’s special food traditions, participants in the event were invited to take part in decorating Gingerbread hearts, typical for Munich, and to learn to prepare the Bavarian cheese delicacy, Obatzda as well as pretzels.

“Munich provides an inspiration for leading chefs, with the Bavarian capital topping the gourmet charts year after year”, said Robert Leckel – Manager Trade and Media Relations Middle East, Russia and Eastern Europe from the Munich Tourist Board. He revealed that, “a total of eight Munich restaurants have scored top marks in the 2018 edition of the Gault-Millau gourmet guide. The state capital is also home to one of Germany’s eleven three-star Michelin chefs, four two-star venues and six other Munich restaurants have been awarded one Michelin star.”

Stephen Meredith, General Manager of Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, where the event was held, said: “We are extremely honored to have been chosen to partner with the German National Tourism Office, Emirates Airline and Munich Tourism for this special event presenting the best of ‘Culinary Germany’ to the Middle East.”

Additionally, Meredith announced an exciting line-up of events and gatherings that bring a taste of ‘Culinary Germany’ to the local residents of the UAE. “With one of the world’s largest and well know festivals about to take place in Germany”, he said, “we are proud to continue bringing this tradition to Dubai with our own Oktoberfest, starting in just few days at our Brothaus Biergarten terrace.

Until the end of October we will wave the German flag, serving well-known German favourites, and celebrating our rich culinary heritage. We look forward to welcoming guests to the cheerful ambience of our biergarten for some frosty hops, and hearty Bavarian fare.”

The event concluded with a well-received raffle draw, where lucky winners were given Emirates’ flight tickets and Steigenberger hotel vouchers for Dubai and Munich.






Two new brands BEYOND & VDI Launch at the Face Shop in the UAE

Korean beauty wonder The Face Shop is armed with exciting new beauty launches across skincare, haircare and makeup come season. Beyond and VDI are two new gems and the latest additions to The Face Shop’s crown offering consumers a variety of beauty solutions across bodycare, hair care and makeup. Deriving from the philosophy of eco-beauty, the range uses all natural ingredients that withhold forces of earthy energy in all their products.



The BEYOND BODY CARE line features four different variants including an Anti-oxidant range, Daily Moisturizing, Vitality & Energy and an Anti-aging one too.  The all natural ingredients work towards revitalizing fatigued skin and create a moisture barrier to retain the goodness. The Anti-oxidant range has a mix of berries whilst the Deep moisture range is created with a combination of Rice milk, honey and olives.

The BEYOND HAIR CARE range features three different variant for lustrous hair treatment including Luster care, Hair loss and Oily scalp care.

The Argan Therapy  range is a combination of different oils such as Argan, Macadamia and Coconut all fused together giving your locks a beautiful shine, while the Hair loss care range uses a 3-step healing system to strengthen hair follicles from the roots and beyond.

Last but not the least is the professional defense range that works to target oily scalps removing excels oil and sebum, replacing it with healthy moisture, the kind your scalp needs.


Cutting edge makeup comes to life with VDIVOV. Featuring one of a kind products for lips and eyes, the VDIVOV range is one to watch out for. The products are developed with extreme precision to ensure smooth and easy application for a girl on the go.


VDIVOV Highlights:

Eye cut Mascara – For naturally yet clearly defined lashes with its soft-fitting formula. AED 145

Eye Cut Auto Liner – A gel pencil liner delivering flawless lines and silky smooth glide onto the eyes. AED 90

Lip cut rouge – Full coverage color in one single stroke, comes in shine, matte and velvet finish. AED 120




The Face Shop has a wide range of products on offer to keep up with K-pop beauty trends of 2019.

The Face Shop is running a variety of promotions in store all through the month of October.


Those who are followers of Korean beauty trends are in for a treat as The Face Shop is celebrating Korean beauty month in a big way come October. From offering products to follow k-pop beauty trends in the New Year to in store offers and even an exciting opportunity for one lucky winner to WIN a fully paid trip for two to Korea, there is just no looking back.

Korean beauty trends are dominating the industry, and while you thought you already know them all, there are lots of surprises in store. The trends in 2019 look pretty exciting, according to what we learnt from experts at The Face Shop with lot to catch up on!

No arguing that a healthy beauty ritual starts with caring for the skin and there is just not enough you can do keep you skins upkeep in great shape…

Step 1 – Cleansing

Cleansing step helps wash off anymake-up, cream, dust and residue to ensure skin is fully clean before applying a whole line of skincare products. The Chia seed cleansing foam penetrates deep into the skin to clean from within.


Step 2 – Toning

Follow the cleansing action with a toner that will help balance the phlevel on your skin and take away any impurities and minimizes pores. Usually the textures of toners are watery, so it creates a hydrating effect on the skin. When a toner is used with cotton pads, it helps remove excessive impurities and dirt.


Step 3 – Serum

A step you would not want to skip. Made up of smaller molecules, serums deliver a very high concentration of active ingredients. This is why serums are great for treating specific skincare concerns, such as hyperpigmentation, breakouts or wrinkles.


Step 4 – Emulsion

Emulsions are then applied above the serum. While lotions consist of a thicker texture, emulsions are lighter in texture and more water based. Emulsions and lotions are the lighter versions of creams and used to moisturize and soften the skin. In the mornings, emulsion may be used as a daytime moisturizer and a cream for a night time moisturizer.


Step 5 – Face Cream

Facial creams provide a type of barrier that moisturizes the skin and keeps all the nutrients from all of the above products in place.
Creams are also one of the products with the highest concentration among the line, which means they don’t evaporate easily and keeps the nutrients on the skin for a longer period of time.


Step 6 – Sleep Mask

Finally to top everything off and right before you head for your beauty sleep, apply a sleeping mask. Sleeping masks work to repair your skin throughout the night so you’ll wake up to younger, fresher looking skin.


 Natural Eyebrows

The Korean eyebrow look is generally straight with little to no arch that creates a softer, more natural appeal. Choosing the color of your eyebrow pencil very important and should match the color of you your hair always.


Winged eyeliner is a thing of the past; smiling eyes are what’s new.Smiling eyes can be created by drawling a thin line with little to no wing on your eyelid. Soft color eye shadows can then be used to complete the subtle look. The use of double eye lid tape is used to create the illusion of your eyes looking bigger than they actually are.


Glass Skin

The popular glass skin trend continues well into 2019 and can be achievedwith utmost ease. Follow the skincare routine with the application of either a CC oil control cushion or the Ink lasting foundation for a nice dewy glow effect on the skin. Mix a little crème in the foundation for flawless looking skin



Gradient Lips

Lips are the center of attention and they can completely change your look. A popular K-beauty trend is the “gradient lip” effect where lips are colored with two tones. One lighter tone generally applied on the full lips, and a darker shade applied on the center of the lips for an irresistible pout.

VDIVOV Lip Stick (Dhs. 120)


Now introducing a new way to contour your face! While regular contouring is known for its bold shadings, baking, and highlighting techniques, non-touring is a way to showcase highlighters and illuminators at its best.

Rather than using a shading pact to create depth with shadows on the face, use only a highlighter on light-reflecting areas and a lighter coverage base to create a softer and natural look.


Mask & Chill

We just cannot talk about Korean beauty without the mention of sheet masks. The Face Shop has an endless range of masks on offer from sheet to cream and peel off variants. Each mask sheet is created to target a specific skin problem, thus enhancing your skincare routine for naturally healthier looking skin. These naturally derived sheet masks come with high adhesiveness and are formulated with mild ingredients that come in three types; essence water, serum, and emulsion. So, whether you’re in the mood to slap on some avocado or cool down with a cucumber, there’s a mask for you!

The Face Shop carries masks from – Real Nature, Mask.LAB, The Solution & Bio-Cell.

(Dhs. 16 onwards)




Dubai to host the Middle East’s Largest Hospitality Technology exhibition and conference ‘HITEC Dubai 2018’ backed by DTCM

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) will be the destination partner for HITEC Dubai 2018 – the world’s largest hospitality Technology Exhibition and Conference brand. Co-produced by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) and Naseba, the two-day trade show will be held on December 5 and 6, 2018 at the Madinat Jumeirah Dubai. The annual business-to-business (B2B) exhibition will give Middle East buyers, currently worth over USD 75 billion, access to the world’s leading technology solution providers and experts in the hospitality sector.

Frank Wolfe CAE, CEO of HFTP, said: “Dubai has an image of doing things big, bigger and biggest. Dubai has emerged as one of the fastest growing smart cities in the world. With such visionary leaders Dubai will soon become the smartest city of the world. With Expo2020 and such a huge influx of tourist, hospitality industry will take the centerstage in positioning Dubai as the smartest city. HITEC Dubai gives an opportunity for regional hospitality buyers to introduce latest technologies into their organizations.”

According to recent industry reports, Dubai attracted $21.66 billion worth of foreign direct investment in high-end technology transfers in three years. This consequently earned the emirate the top rank globally in 2018 in the share of FDI in technology transfers like artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics.

HITEC Dubai will feature three key areas including exhibition, technology theaters and a high-power conference. Naveen Bharadwaj, Production Director of Naseba and HITEC Dubai, stressed, “Middle East continues to make huge investments in the hospitality industry given mega events such as Dubai Expo 2020 and the increase in tourists. A large portion of this is being spent on technology products and services that optimize internal processes, enhance guest experience and increase profitability. HITEC Dubai will address the needs of the industry by introducing top level regional stakeholders with leading technology providers from across the world. We are glad that DTCM is endorsing the show again.”

HITEC Dubai’s Advisory Council Chairperson Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India for Swiss-Belhotel International, said, “Over the last decade technology has led to drastic transformation in the hospitality sector globally as well as regionally which has boosted competitiveness and efficiency while creating new opportunities. Digitalisation and Artificial Intelligence is continuously giving greater choice in every aspect of travel turning customers into DIY travellers who plan, manage and book travel online. HITEC Dubai will the perfect platform to see what lies ahead how the latest innovations and technological advancements are changing our industry.”

HITEC - Dubai Tourism

Gabbar’s Grill – Discovery Gardens Dubai

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Long weekend calls for visiting your favorite dining spots, but most of the time we stay back because of the crowded venues on weekends.
Recently, I came across an Indian restaurant away from the hustle & bustle. The newly opened restaurant serves two cuisine in the same restaurant. So if you are in a mood of eating Chinese food or want to spend your weekend evening in a calm ambiance along with soul food & authentic Indian cuisine, try Gabbar’s Grill in Discovery Gardens.

The restaurant is richly decorated, the theme & wall decorations are diplayed with images of the famous Indian Movie Sholay’s Character Gabbar Singh & other traditional styles.


Interior inspiration comes from Indian heritage, the concept & restaurant theme hails from the region not only in décor but the serving style of food & taste has the original flavors.

So if you really miss back home , this tranquil place in Dubai serves home-like flavors along with true hospitality & you will be lucky enough if You are taken care of by the caring restaurant owner, the ingenious mind behind this entire concept who introduced these culinary styles , by offering different cuisines & dining options that caters the multi cultural crowd in the region.

We were warmly greeted & had our traditional drinks Jal Jeera & Lassi.
Pappads with chutney & pickles were served.


The menu has an extensive variety in starters & main dishes.
For starter we had a mixed platter which included very delicious veg & non-veg variety of Mutton Seekh Kebabs, Murgh Angare ……. so flavorful boneless chicken pieces marinated in yogurt & spices. Veg option was mouth melting tasty Paneer Tikkas. Another great tasting item were the Methi Corn Seekh Kebab. Enjoyed this first course a lot!


Dal Makhni …… this appetizing, creamy & velvety Dal Makhni was on top of all dishes. We had it with variety of Naan options like garlic, chilli Naan & Lacha Paratha as well.

Chicken Tikka Masala ….. tandoori boneless chicken was cooked in gravy done with tomato & spices was so indulgent.
Bhuna Ghosht ….. perfectly cooked fennel flavored meat in thick gravy.


Carrot Halwa ……. even after getting stuffed with the entire menu, we couldn’t resist trying the luscious creamy Carrot Halwa.


As explained to us by the restaurant owner, the restaurant is more involved in food deliveries in many surrounding areas, catering which also includes indoor & outdoor catering, Party catering, corporate lunches, & lunch boxes etc.
At this initial stage of the restaurant, the talented organizer also arranged interactive cooking classes with a three course set menu at a very reasonable cost. More such offers to come in future!

Society Café & Lounge _ Dubai

Society Cafe and Lounge Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Eid Al Adha kept everyone indulge in alot of feasting and savor variety of meat dishes. One of our Eid evenings was spent in the contemporary Society Café & Lounge. Attempting to balance our meals with meat & vegetables we came up with a very delicious, healthy and at the same time sumptuous menu fit for an Eid dinner.

The restaurant is much popular with the rush of foodies & the area is seen crowded where they have displayed the luscious variety of cakes , pastries & desserts. So appealing to the eyes, those cakes which are showcased are gone so fast, this what I noticed.

Restaurant has an enticing setup for croissants & other bakery items. So the presentation & attractive display drives you to try the items.

The menu offers a good variety of signature drinks, smoothies, fresh juices etc We tried Strawberry Banana Smoothie , Summer Signature Melon Drink & Mint Lemon.



The menu has reasonably priced dishes with generous servings,some of them good enough to share.

The awesome platter of Burrata made our day. Must try the fresh & soft Burrata with basil Pesto, Tomatoes & Grilled Bread.

Sticky tamarind Chicken Wings ….. must add this tasty bowl of chicken wings to your menu. Very well balanced in flavors, few restaurants serve so great tasting wings, enjoyed eating all !

Chipotle Chicken …… rich & healthy mix of so many ingredients in one bowl , this is another best item from their menu. Chicken breast is sliced and drizzled with Chipotle Sauce, on a bed of Lime Quinoa with some Black Beans, Sweet Corn, Jalapenos, topped with Cabbage Pickles & Avocado.

Chicken Katsu Curry …… beautifully presented Chicken dish with edible flowers. Coated & fried chicken breast served with rice & veggies in curry.

The enticing range of desserts, as I told earlier is on display & makes it hard to select. So pleasing to eyes and at the same time so pleasurable in taste. They have Milk Cakes, Umm Ali, Pistachio Cake, Date Pudding, Vanilla Cheese Cake & a lot more.
We had the ultimate tasting Sticky Date Pudding Cake heavily drizzled with warm caramel sauce and served with a dollop of vanilla ice cream with some chips of praline.

Vanilla Cheese Cake ……… The other dessert with its topmost flavour in cheese cake was the Vanilla Chese Cake. Edible moulds of Biscuits crust filled up with smooth vanilla cream.

Restaurant is hidden amongst the eateries lined up in Jumeirah next to Jumeirah Centre. Do try it for a great dinner experience. Thanks to our smart attendant Shanon who was with us throughout the evening.

‘Art of Spice’ Night at Pullman Hotel Dubai Creek by Celebrity Chef Sweety Singh

‘Art Of Spice’ themed Nights at Medley restaurant continues to inspire foodies & visitors at Pullman Hotel Dubai Creek. Our recent visit to Medley restaurant took us to a great culinary journey, where Chef Sweety Singh prepared a medley of Indian & desi delicacies & slow cooked Punjabi Cuisine.
Each time when Chef is back at Pullman Hotel, some innovations & new dishes are part of his grand Indian buffet.

Irresistible veg & non-veg dishes, lip-smacking chutneys & salads. And everyone’s favorite  Chaat Counter where you can have unlimited paani puri, dahi puri, bhel puri etc.


Start your meals with healthy & flavorful soups like Tomato & Dhania Shorba & Murgh Kali Mirch Shorba ( Chicken Shorba).

Vegetarian main items were Wadiyan Wale Chawal( Fried Lentil Rice), Paneer Shimla Mirch ( Paneer & capsicum), Dal Makhani, Dahi wale Baingan, Mushroom masala, Sweet & Tangy Pumpkin.

Non- Veg items were Jheenga ( Prawn)Masala, Bhuna Meat Masala ( Mutton Curry), Murgh Makhan wala ( Butter Chicken), Chicken Wale Chawal ( Chicken Rice).

Menu also offers a delicious variety of fried dishes like Highway Chicken, these are soft tasty chicken pieces. Mutton seekh is another must try item. Amritsari Machi Pakodas ( Fish Pakoda) is another specialty of Chef Sweety Singh. Beetroot & Muter de Tikki ( Beetroot Cutlets), Lahori Paneer Tikka, do try these soft paneer chunks.

Enjoy your food in true desi style with Lassi & Mango flavored Lassi.

Desserts are so indulgent, authentic recipes of Punjabi Sweets where Chef has also added his own expertise. Those awesome desserts in the menu are Gajjar (Carrot) Halwa, Suji ( Semolina ) Halwa, Ras Malai, Gulab Jamun, Swayyion Ki Kheer, Pairay/laddu, Kheer and a lot more from pastry section , cakes & fresh fruits.




Make your dinner evening more pleasurable by ending up with a hot cup of Masala Chai.
Enjoy every Friday from 7 to 11 pm.
For booking : 042941222 –


Maison Rouge - Conrad Dubai Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Show stopping ladies night offering that includes cabaret performances, complimentary beverages and 50% off main course.


This month Maison Rouge launches two show stopping new ladies night in Dubai’s bustling downtown. A daily ladies night from 10 to 1 am, where ladies will receive three complimentary beverages and a weekly ladies night that offers ladies four complimentary beverages and 50% off main courses.

Maison Rouge offers a lively dinner and show concept that is a fusion of performance arts and culinary creativity, catered towards Dubai’s diverse cosmopolitan community. Wrapped up in an intimate setting and paired with food and beverages from their carefully curated menu, that are a visual rival to the performances on stage.


Make your evenings memorable and enchanting with group of friends , as the late evening hours begin , the most dazzling live entertainment along with music & dance performances keep you captivated. Not only this, you can avail the special offers and deals on food & drinks.

Last week, I visited Maison Rouge, totally enthralled by the bright & magical effect of décor. Bright red and dreamy ambiance with comfy, velvety seating is perfect to relax till late and enjoy food, drinks & food.


The menu offers a variety of exceptional dishes.
Here is the detail of what we had at our dinner while enjoying the live performances.

The interesting blend of mocktails which we had was the Married Berries & kaffir Colada. So try both of these.

Smokey Skewers ……. they have a choice of either beef, chicken or prawn skewers. We had prawn skewers served with tartar sauce. Very delicious!

For salad we had Corn-Fed Chicken Salad , perfectly grilled chicken slices were soft & plated along with vegetables & some avocado with a drizzle of maple teriyaki sauce.


Main Course:
Grilled Salmon with Venere Rice & Lemon- Herb Butter Sauce …… I tried these purplish Venere rice for the first time, they don’t have a similar flavour as of rice, but it was a great combination with Salmon. Soft & buttery rice goes well with salmon. Big Salmon piece done to perfection , served with Venere Rice.
Mushroom Risotto ….. risotto has always been my favorite, Arborio rice with porcini, portobello mushrooms & truffle oil. They have a great tasting risotto.


Our soft spoken & friendly attendant Stavroulla, advised us in deciding the menu, & we had the best dishes.

They have options like cheese cake, fresh fruit platter, honey cake etc. So we opted to have honey cake to end up our meals.
We had to leave, but if you are in a mood to wind down, the program continues till late.
MISS BURLESQUE LADIES NIGHT, Every Tuesday at Maison Rouge

• 50% off main courses from the a la carte menu
• 4 complimentary beverages when dining
• live performances throughout the night
• Dj spinning tunes until the early hours
• Timings 8 to 11 PM

Every night from Tuesday to Sunday ladies can indulge in three complimentary beverages from 10 to 1 am.
• 3 complimentary house beverages
• live performances throughout the night
• DJ on the decks until the early hours

The venue is located at the Mezzanine level of Conrad Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai.
Maison Rouge is open Tuesday to Sunday, from 8:30PM to 2:00AM. (Closed Monday)
For reservations: +971 4 352 8169 |

Hyderabadi Nawabi Experience At Deccan Delight – Ajman

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Northern Emirates has been a great hub & host to many restaurants at its various locations. With an increasing number of new restaurants & growth in hospitality sector, you can enjoy the type of cuisine and eatery what you are looking for.
Ajman has a new spot which takes you to culinary journey in Nawabi style & makes your dining experience memorable. At this newly opened restaurant Deccan Delight, you can try authentic flavors from Hyderabad Deccan and indulge in a menu which will take you to a Nawabi food journey, Some where you will find twists in recipes which are restaurant specialties. While on the other hand enjoy recipes originally from the region like the authentic Hyderabadi Haleem, Shahi Dal, Hyderabadi Murgh, Mughlai recipes,the innovative Patthar Ka Gosht, Shahi Gosht, Chutneys, special desserts & above all the authentic Biryanis.


Review has details of our delightful culinary evening hosted by Deccan Delight. Interior decor with historical background, staff hospitality & cuisine are perfectly paired.


Deccan Delight Special was our welcome drink which was a refreshing summer treat & so was the lemonade.


Shahi Haleem …… the thick blend of grains & pulses is the original recipe from the region. Mild enough to enjoy for all those who avoid spicy & hot flavors.

Patthar Ka Gosht ….. the innovation is seen at live cooking station , burning hot stone slab is loaded with sliced lamb pieces, done to perfection & full of special flavors.

A short description & history of the dish which became inspiration ….. Patthar Ka Gosht was prepared by Aurangzeb’s army who cooked raw meat on rocks heated under the fierce heat of Deccan Sun during the Golconda conquest.

Fiery Chicken 65 ……. Fusion styled crispy fried chicken bites with delicious coating and blend of curry leaves , do try this sizzling platter.


Main Course:

Dum Ka Murgh …… enjoyed soft chicken in creamy gravy with addition of almonds & cashews with hot rumali roti.

Shahi Gosht ….. this is a new addition in their menu, coated with thick green gravy is a treat for taste buds. Tandori roti is best paired with this.

Tamatar Ki Chutney ….. when this chutney is in front , you won’t go for another curry or dish, this chutney perfect all alone to eat with your favorite type of chapatti. Those who are very fond of spices and hot flavors are definitely going to like it .

Khatti Wali Daal ….. another vegetarian delight is this daal prepared in royal spices & fresh herbs, wish I could try only this daal and roti , but since we were at blogger’s get together with plethora of dishes lined up.


Kacche Gosht Ki Dum Biryani &
Hyderabadi Subz Dum Biryani served with Mirchi Ka Salan & Raita

Biryanis all specially curated in hyderabadi Deccan style. Richly flavored biryani, you will keep asking for more. Both have classic recipes from Nizam’s Kitchen.


Kaddu Ki Kheer
Double Ka Meetha
End up your Nawabi Hyderabadi culinary evening with these famous & known desserts. Creamy saffron flavoured thick milk on bread is mouth melting so is the kheer.



 The mastermind behind the “Art of Spice” Indian night at 5-star property, Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre, Celebrity Chef Sweety Singh is back in town from 8th until 18th of August, to add some extra delicious dishes to the Friday night menu.

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Chef Sweety will orchestrate a unique 10 days lunch & dinner set menu along with the traditional Indian nights called “Art of Spice” with authentic slow cooking techniques, full of flavor and unique in taste. The signature recipes have been developed and perfected throughout his career, offering traditional Panjabi dishes such as Bhunna makhni Kukkad, Paratdar Bharwa Paneer Tikka, Makhni Shagna Wali Daal and Kesari Halwa to another level.

The popular theme night offers guests the opportunity to feast on traditional Indian food & to celebrate the Indian Independence Day at Medley Restaurant. Enjoy a unique traditional culinary journey every Friday between 7-11pm in Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre’s Medley Restaurant on the first floor surrounded in traditional ambience and background music.

For reservations of the “Art of Spice” night, please call +9714 294 1222 or email at