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  • JBR’s only true Gastropub

    JBR’s only true Gastropub

    Good Food, Good Drinks, Good Fun JB’s – the first and only true Gastropub along JBR serving an eclectic menu of British and American cuisine. Fronting JBR, this livel... read more

  • New restaurant opening

    New restaurant opening

    Don Alfonso 1890, a top notch, two Michelin-starred restaurant from Italy, has recently opened at the Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai. The restaurant draws on its impressive pedigree... read more

  • MMI Top 100 wines

    MMI Top 100 wines

    Peter Lehmann Eden Valley Riesling AED 69 The Peter Lehmann Winery in the Barossa Valley is probably better known for its reds rather than its whites. The reds are big and bol... read more

  • MMI’s Top 100 Wines – July 2012

    MMI’s Top 100 Wines – July 2012

    Don Miguel Vineyard Chardonnay AED 180 A pure, almost crystalline minerality, hint of honeysuckle and ripe stone fruit aromas give notice of a Chardonnay of very high calib... read more

  • MMI’s Top 100 Wines – June 2012

    MMI’s Top 100 Wines – June 2012

    De Bortoli Family Selection Shiraz Cabernet AED 33 It is a rare accomplishment when a wine of this quality and at this price still manages to over deliver but somehow this re... read more

  • MMI’s Top 100 Wines – March 2012

    MMI’s Top 100 Wines – March 2012

    Shaw and Smith Shiraz AED 140 When Martin Shaw and Michael Hill-Smith MW first started producing wine together in 1989, there could have been little doubt that the venture wou... read more

  • MMI’s Top 100 Wines – February 2012

    MMI’s Top 100 Wines – February 2012

    We love these wines so much that we have written a book about them!!! Look out in our shops for details on how you can get your copy but in the meantime here are this month’... read more

  • MMI’s Top 100 Wines

    MMI’s Top 100 Wines

    Over the course of the last year the brave and dedicated MMI wine team has tasted over a million wines in its never ending mission to bring you some of the very best wines fr... read more