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Masala Oats

A quick and easy savoury oat meal recipe you can enjoy anytime of the day.

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Fried Chicken

Juicy chicken inside a flavourful golden crust; this one’s a real treat.

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Pandan Haluvidhaa

This recipe is a twist on the local agar agar dessert ‘haluvidhaa’ and those who love pandan will surely love this.

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Orange Cake

Bake this simple and moist orange cake. You won’t be disappointed; it’s zesty, bright and really superb.

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Butter Biscuits

There’s something so comforting about baking biscuits at home.

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Cashew Rice

Here’s a simple yet delicious rice dish you can enjoy during special meals. Serve it with chicken curry, poppadum and chutney and you have a winner.

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The Many Lives of Finifenmaa

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Havaadhu; Uniquely Dhivehi

We have a look at some of Maldivian cuisine's unique spice pastes and mixes.
May 2021

The rediscovery of Kashikeyo

The kashikeyo (screw pine) plant is as integral to Maldivian culture and cuisine as the coconut palm
May 2021

Food Outlets Closed for Dine-In Services

Food outlets in the Greater Malé close for dine-in services.
May 2021

A Tour of Eid Cuisine

Join us for a quick tour of Eid cuisine across the Islamic world.
May 2021

Exciting Iftar Offers from Around the City

We’ve compiled a list of some exciting Iftar offers from around the city.
Apr 2021

Embrace the Spirit of Ramadan, Share the Love

Find out how you can help out those in need this Ramadan.
Apr 2021

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Include these foods in your Suhoor meal for sustained energy.

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