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Emirates celebrates Veganuary by adding plant-based options to its January menus

With the rising popularity of vegan meals amongst its customers, Emirates is celebrating Veganuary on board by including an additional plant-based option on its menus for the month of January. While vegan meals can be pre-booked on all flights and classes, this is the first time...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020
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International Tea Day: Emirates and Dilmah celebrate 27 years of the perfect brew with world’s highest master class

A master class in the appreciation of Ceylon Tea took place at 40,000 feet when Emirates and Sri Lanka’s premier brand Dilmah celebrated a 27-year partnership on board an Emirates A380 flying between Dubai and London. Held at the iconic A380 On-board Lounge by Dilhan Fernando,...
Posted On 12 Dec 2019
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India Anew: Bombay Borough brings fresh new desi flavours to Colombo at One Galle Face

Rediscover India anew at Sri Lanka’s very first Bombay Borough located at One Galle Face. With dishes from different regions of India  to choose from, sample small plates or indulge in large ones from an eclectic selection that marries the familiar with the unexpected and serves...
Posted On 12 Dec 2019
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Emirates to serve 500,000 Christmas meals at 40,000 feet

The festive spirit is in full swing as Emirates prepares to serve 500,000 Christmas meals across all classes to customers travelling on select flights from December 9 to 31. In addition to a delicious festive menu, travellers can also enjoy nostalgic films and holiday treats...
Posted On 05 Dec 2019
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Kemara launches Kemara Cuisine

100% gluten, refined sugar, grain, and dairy-free meals promote clean-eating without compromising on flavour   Prioritizing nutrition amidst a busy schedule is a dilemma faced by many in Sri Lanka. Food-related predicaments come in many forms: diabetes, IBS, gluten, dairy &...
Posted On 07 Nov 2019
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Pelwatte Dairy Gold Sponsor for Culinary Art and Food Expo 2019

Pelwatte Dairy Industries Ltd, Sri Lanka’s 100% local dairy manufacturer extended its support to the Culinary Art and Food Expo 2019 (CAFÉ 2019) for the second consecutive year as Gold Sponsor of the event. CAFÉ 2019 was held from the 21st – 23rd October at the BMICH under the...
Posted On 07 Nov 2019
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Uber Eats marks first anniversary in Sri Lanka

Uber Eats, the renowned on-demand food delivery app, has delivered more than 3 million orders and completed its first successful year of operations in Sri Lanka to become a dominant player in the market. Launched in Colombo in 2018, Uber Eats is committed to make eating...
Posted On 18 Oct 2019
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Embassy of Italy marks World Food Day with Italian Chef Rubio at a forum on the Mediterranean Diet

On the occasion of World Food Day, on 16th October 2019, the Embassy of Italy in Colombo, in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism and the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, has organized a Conference on the Mediterranean diet and on Italian Food. The theme of the event is...
Posted On 18 Oct 2019
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Emirates introduces Bavarian delicacies and typical Oktoberfest treats

Emirates is serving its guests Bavarian specialties on board and in its airport lounges to celebrate Oktoberfest this year. From 21 September to 6 October 2019, customers between Dubai and Germany will be able to enjoy regional food and drinks in all classes of travel on board....
Posted On 19 Sep 2019
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Diego’s introduces the Authentic Taste of Peri Peri to Sri Lanka

As if the red hot spiciness of Sri Lankan food was not enough for us islanders, Diego’s Peri Peri recently opened doors to a world of new flavours centered on the African Bird’s Eye Chilli or Piri Piri. A sauce perfected by the Portuguese who inhabited the African continent...
Posted On 16 Sep 2019
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Café Kumbuk Re-Opens In New Location On Independence Avenue

New café offers an expanded menu and a charming BnB on the second floor   Café Kumbuk, a popular café known for its healthy menu and locally-sourced produce, re-opened its doors at a new location on Independence Avenue recently. The new Café is tucked away at the end of Thambiah...
Posted On 16 Sep 2019
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Emirates brings spirit of Eid to all its customers

Emirates is bringing the generosity and spirit of Eid Al Adha to all its customers with a special inflight offering from the 11th to the 14th of August. Eid Al Adha is one of the most significant dates in the Islamic calendar, and one of the holiest celebrations. The name...
Posted On 08 Aug 2019