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3 Ingredient Chocolate Truffles

When you bite into these drop dead delicious chocolate truffles we swear you won’t be able to tell they were made from just 3 ingredients.

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Roasted Chickpea Salad

This chickpea salad packs in the best of all worlds; it’s healthy, nutritious and most importantly, very, very yummy.

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Hikimas Soup Noodles

The dried tuna chips give this noodles a lovely crunch and umami taste.

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Mahalabia is a sweet milk pudding from the Middle East. Our version is scented with cardamom and rosewater and topped with pistachios.

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Githeyo Mirus Sauce

Use this scotch bonnet pepper sauce in your sandwiches, salads, marinades, stir fry dishes; the list is truly endless!

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Kiru Folhi

Kiru Folhi is a crepe made with coconut milk. Enjoy it with a spicy curry.

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Jan 2022

Valhomas – The Smoked Staple of Maldives

Read more about the Maldivian tradition of making smoked tuna.
Jan 2022

The Towering Burgers at Khalid’s Burger

We tried out Khalid’s Burger, a joint known for their premium burgers with juicy patties.
Jan 2022

Pinterest Food Trends for 2022

Here’s what they predict will be big in the food scene in 2022!
Jan 2022

Biriyaniu’s Diavola Pizza

Perfect for your next home movie night with friends!
Dec 2021

Saali: A Pastry Journey

We have a chat with pâtissière Mariyam Saaliya Mohamed.
Dec 2021

Soul Food by Himoo – Chinese-Style Beef Noodles

These noodles are spicy and very. very delicous!
Dec 2021

Braised Lamb Shank at Steak & Coffee Bar

We tried their braised lamb shank and are absolutely loving it!
Dec 2021

Dhiyaa Hakuru – The Maldivian Coconut Honey

It's sweet and coconutty taste is a quintessential Maldivian flavour.
Nov 2021

Beef Rendang by Girl from A Thousand Isles

Slow cooked to perfection! We are loving this flavourful rendang curry.
Nov 2021

Terrafika – All About Spreading Love & Joy

Terrafika's flavour-bomb cookies are seriously to die for, and we interview owner Aishath Shezin.

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