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W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott Bonvoy's portfolio of 31 brands, has reimagined Budapest's culinary scene with the opening of W Budapest. The new hotel brings three innovative dining concepts to the capital which will celebrate the city's vibrant social culture and heritage.

W Budapest will ignite curiosity and foster culinary connections for its guests and locals alike through unexpected and uniquely crafted gastronomic experiences, including a new Asian-inspired restaurant, Nightingale by Beefbar, curated by world-class restaurateur Riccardo Giraudi.“We are excited to unveil Nightingale by Beefbar, the culinary masterpiece at W Budapest, bringing together Asian-inspired cuisine with the acclaimed Beefbar concept. Nightingale by Beefbar, aims to create a symphony of tastes and textures where every bite tells a story and every dish is a work of art” said Igor Buercher, General Manager W Budapest.  

Mangia DC Food Tours, a leading culinary experience provider in the District of Columbia, proudly announces its recognition as one of the Top 10 Best Food Tours in the nation by USAToday. This esteemed honour not only celebrates the exceptional experiences offered by Mangia DC Food Tours but, more importantly, highlights Washington, D.C. as an epicentre of culinary gems and a diverse, culinary destination.

Taste East Devon Food Festival has partnered with Fearnley-Whittingstall and his River Cottage team, and Darts Farm, to bring a new educational event to the festival's 2023 programme.

Taking place on Wednesday 13th September, from 10am to 1pm,  Hugh is set to host The Gut Health Revolution in The Farm Table restaurant at Darts Farm, with a morning of in-depth talks and delicious tastings. The Gut Health Revolution will feature a series of expert talks followed by an engaging panel discussion with leaders from the field. Joining Hugh for the sessions will be:

There’s plenty of family fun on offer to delight visitors of all ages at the Midlands’ newest food and drink festival, which takes place at Three Counties Showground, Malvern, next month.

The Three Counties Food and Drink Festival has already announced its sensational line up of celebrity guests taking to its 500-seat Cookery Theatre on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th July, including renowned TV Chef Rosemary Shrager, The Great British Bake Off winner and Strictly Come Dancing fan favourite John Whaite, and Saturday Kitchen host Matt Tebbutt, amongst many others.

Double Dutch, the producers of award-winning premium mixers and tonics, has announced the completion of its latest funding round, securing £4m investment. The news comes after the female-founded brand grew distribution by 63% in the last year alone. 

As the market player with the fastest volume growth in category, the premium drinks brand has completed this latest round of funding to grow the brand in the UK, strengthen its sales team and drive growth in export, with a primary focus on its secondary home market, Benelux, the UAE, and planning entry to the APAC region. As part of its mission to double the expectations of mixers, Double Dutch has now secured the backing of more than 40 F&B and hospitality industry investors, including the likes of the Heineken - De Carvalho Family. 

Barratt and David Wilson Homes has donated £1,500 to Gears of Goodwill, which helps to tackle homelessness head on and helps less fortunate individuals in Derbyshire to get their lives back.

Gears of Goodwill was set up by a group of likeminded individuals nine years ago, and is run part-time by volunteers. It operates a street kitchen on Liversage Street in Derby city centre every week, to provide hot drinks, hot meals, sleeping bags, clothing and, most importantly, a friendly face to talk to for hundreds of beneficiaries.

Naksha Recipe Kits has taken its first stride into the UK by securing stardust listings of its delicious and beautifully designed recipe kits at Whole Foods Market, Harrods and John Lewis.

Naksha's UK-made range include both savoury and sweet (baking) dishes, encouraging users to discover and cook off-the-beaten-track cuisines in their own kitchens. First launched by Nisha Ramisetty and her husband Sam Williams in Dubai in 2020, Naksha quickly gained traction by winning the prestigious Spinneys and Waitrose Local Business Incubator and has been listed in Spinneys and Waitrose stores in the UAE ever since.

Dom Pérignon, the renowned Champagne House, announced today that it is partnering with Liquid Icons (the fine wine research and content production company founded by the late, great Gérard Basset OBE MW MS and his friend Lewis Chester DipWSET) and the Gérard Basset Foundation to launch a new Dom Pérignon Golden Vines MW Scholarship.

The Dom Pérignon Golden Vines MW Scholarship Winner will undertake an intensive, paid training program for 4 weeks at Dom Pérignon, in which time they will work closely with the winemaking team, attaining skills and knowledge which will aid them both with the MW studies and with their future career progression. The Scholarship will fund the winner to undertake the MW Certification.

The Caribbean island of Nevis has announced the return of the famous Nevis Mango Festival, a popular event drawing attention from both international and local audiences.

Taking place from 30 June – 2 July 2023, the Festival gives visitors the opportunity to learn about and savour the flavours of 44 varieties of mangos that are grown on the island with visitors expecting fun, engaging and educational experiences throughout, including a mango cook-off, a mango eating competition, and a mango hunt. There are also tours of local farms, tastings of different varieties of mangos, and opportunities to purchase fresh mangos and mango products.

Known as the Spice Isle of the Caribbean, the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) has launched a culinary partnership with renowned Chef Alexander Smalls to raise its profile as a leading culinary destination. The partnership will involve a Master Class with local chefs, recipe development showcasing Grenada’s spices and cacao, a Tastemaker event featuring celebrity and influential chefs, a Fireside Chat with Grenada’s leaders in food security, agriculture and sustainability, and the Spice Replanting Program.  

IFCO, the world's leading provider of Reusable Packaging Containers (RPCs) is expanding its support for FareShare and The Felix Project, two of the leading food redistribution charities in the UK. The overriding goal of the three-way partnership is to make it easier, faster and cost neutral for producers, suppliers and retailers to donate their surplus food to the charitable organisations, while at the same time ensuring that FareShare and The Felix Project can deliver healthy fresh food to people in need more safely and efficiently.

Since Abdirahman Kahin moved to the United States, he has never stopped dreaming. Born in Somalia and raised in Djibouti, he immigrated to the United States in 1996.

Kahin worked for a media company before he discovered his passion was in food service. He opened his first restaurant in 2010 in Minneapolis to bring a taste of Africa to the Midwest. Customers can order Somali steak sandwiches and curry goat, among other options.