Dining

Tao: A harmony of flavours

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

It is the assemblage of flavours from various parts of Asia, synched with the Western gastronomic influences that makes Cinnamon Grand’s Tao,...


Nara Thai comes to Colombo

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

At the Nara Thai press launch from left: Nara Thai Cuisine Co. Co-founder Sirisopa Chulesewok, Nara Thai Cuisine Co. Co-founder Yuki Srikarnchana, ...


Begin your culinary journey with Cinnamon Bey Beruwala

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

It is difficult to miss the amount of mouth-watering food posts flooding your Facebook and Instagram news feeds. This delightful visua...


From Mahiyanganaya to Mount: Bringing to life the art of ancient Sri Lankan cuisine

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

A group of aprticipating chefs Celebrating 210 years of history and colonial heritage, Mount Lavinia Hotel has been a pioneer in...


International Wine & Food Society Colombo branch launch held at ‘Rare at Residence’

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

The International Wine & Food Society (IWFS) officially launched its branch in Sri Lanka in the presence of an invitees-only guest l...


Local wines dominate Hunter Valley Wine Show awards

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

A fine drop Guest international judge at the Hunter Valley Wine Show Matt Walls. Walls said he was impressed during his first visit to Aus...


Go Japanese at The Ocean!

/ Friday, 26 August 2016 00:01

‘ Washoku’ (Japanese cuisine) usually refers to food that was around before 1868, the end of Japan’s isolationist policie...


Unrestricted innovation meets personalised desserts

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

The QR code cake Cake and Marie, Store Manager of Love Bites Tanya, Founder of Love Bites Love Bites, a recent add...


Lavazza Coffee powers Colombo Hotel Show and National Barista Championship 2016

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

The winners with the judges   Sri Lanka’s premier total coffee solution provider Jewelex Trading Ltd., which holds the ...


Pizza Hut introduces 3 new Indian flavours

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

The fascinating combination of various spices, herbs, vegetables and other ingredients used in Indian cooking unveils a taste and fragrance that ha...


All new ‘Nescafé 3 in 1’ offers more coffee and more aroma with new recipe

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

Coffee lovers in Sri Lanka can now treat their taste buds to the all-new ‘Nescafé 3 in 1’ coffee mix pack. It now offers more co...


Breakfast gets better with Barista Lavazza

/ Friday, 19 August 2016 00:01

In today’s fast paced lifestyle breakfast is often the last thing on anyone’s mind every morning. Forgotten are the days when ...


Indulgence: Gourmet Sunday brunch at Taj

/ Friday, 12 August 2016 00:02

Variety they say is the spice of life and the Gourmet Sunday Brunch at the Latitude of Taj Samudra, Colombo certainly epitomises it. ...


Lunch at Flavoured: Unforgettable dining experience

/ Friday, 12 August 2016 00:02

Lunch at Cinnamon Red, high above the city is an experience that cannot be compared to other lunch time menus in Colombo. The special a ...


I-Order: View it, tap it, enjoy it at Harpo’s Pizza & Pasta Parlour Nugegoda

/ Friday, 12 August 2016 00:01

Harpo Gooneratne checking the app In celebration of the ninth year of successful operations of Harpo’s Pizza & Pasta, they have l...


All You Can Eat Dim Sum Buffet at Cinnamon Lakeside

/ Friday, 12 August 2016 00:00

For those looking for a quick and delicious lunch offering, Cinnamon Lakeside’s Long Feng restaurant now serves a Dim Sum buffet for...


Enjoy ‘All Things Cheesy’ at The Manhattan Fish Market this August

/ Friday, 12 August 2016 00:00

The Manhattan Fish Market offers customers a delectable treat this August with the ‘All Things Cheesy’ promotion from 10 August at the ...


‘Kitchen: Culinary Ethnology in Sri Lanka’ to be held from 4-7 August

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

Lanka Decorative Arts in collaboration with the Department of Fine Arts – Facultyof Arts, University of Peradeniya will hold an international...


Harpo’s Pizza & Pasta 9th Anniversary celebrations

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

Harpo’s Pizza & Pasta celebrates nine years of successful operations in the pizza business, being the first home grown brand, offering th...


Colombo hosts first week-long food festival

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

Sri Lanka is set to serve up its first week-long food festival this August at the country’s most storied hotel.  Celebrating fine food...


Today's Columnists

Fast-track reforms to address skill gaps

26 August 2016

 The Sri Lanka Human Capital Summit (HCS) served as a platform for a dialogue between policymakers, business leaders, industry experts and global thought leaders. The conference also served as a platform to identify solutions to bridge the sk...


An old presidential ethic, or a new political culture?

26 August 2016

  THE X FILES – the more some things change, the more they remain the same… You could think we would know better by now not to make future heroes out of former zeroes. We have had our idolatrous fingers burned by ...


Post-Paada Yathra – Punditry and Polemics

26 August 2016

 Confusing friend and foe with right and wrong is an occupational hazard of partisan commentators. Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka is no exception to the rule. Despite the voluntary stepping on a discursive banana skin, his latest essay ‘Politic...


Learn to learn by doing; do not outsource your education

26 August 2016

“...Tell me I forget, teach me and I remember, involve me and I learn,” said Benjamin Franklin.   Then, how do you feel about the students who do not listen to what you tell them, who do not study what you teach, and who do...


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