Tue | Aug 21, 2018

Stories by Krysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Published:Thursday | August 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Who doesn't love living on the sweet side of life every once in a while? Pleasing foodies and novices alike, from both yard and abroad, with authentically epic treats is none other than Johnny cheesecake.Chef Johnny Baldwin, who has been in the...

Published:Thursday | June 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Mimosas, sangrias and frappes. That was a taste of the sipping offerings at the highly anticipated grand opening of Starbucks in St Andrew last Sunday afternoon. The Liguanea launch saw sponsors and socialites coming out in fabulous apparel to the...

Published:Friday | June 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

To up the ambrosial ante, they now have a new addition of intoxication with their quaint and chic Appleton Bar adjacent to the restaurant, providing a different option, determined by the mood or vibe of the occasion.They recently launched their...

Published:Thursday | May 17, 2018 | 12:12 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Looking for somewhere to chill with family and friends over good food and even greater drinks? Well, look no further. There's a smoking new hotspot in town, and its name is Sky Dweller Lounge.Manager Jaime-Lee Bingham explained that they started out...

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Savoury and sweet dishes and great company in a cozy atmosphere: that's exactly what you can expect from the Culinary Federation of Jamaica's (CFJ) Chefs on Show for 2018.According to the CFJ, Chefs on Show has been in existence since 1993, and...

Published:Friday | April 20, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

It was a night to remember as the Nigerian high commissioner, Ambassador Janet Olisa, hosted the International Proxy Parents (IPP) Wine and Cheese Soiree at her residence on Wednesday evening.Diplomats, corporate Jamaica and professionals gathered...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

It was a bittersweet soiree for the diplomats and government officials who gathered at the office of the Dominican Republic on Hope Road last Friday evening. The occasion was to bid farewell to two of Jamaica's finest: former Chief of State...

Published:Friday | March 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Last Tuesday, The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston played host to quite a diplomatic celebration. The reason? The 174th anniversary of the independence of the Dominican Republic.Specially invited guests made their way to the 17th floor and...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Sounds crazy, right? Well, Crazy Jim isn't clowning around, creating not one, not two, but 10 premium gold flavours guaranteed to make new and exciting memories on your taste buds. Founded in 1980, Crazy Jim has spent 37 years providing the creamy...

Published:Thursday | January 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer

Despite the cold weather invading our green shores, it's summer all year round here in Jamrock. And we love our spices, so ain't nothing wrong with some good old-fashioned barbecue.If you have never taken a turn at the grill or still wet behind the...

Subscribe to Krysta Anderson/ Gleaner Writer