#RachelxMeesh – a Match Made in Cheese Heaven

Let’s be honest – a good sandwich is hard to find in Doha. So many places get it wrong – bad bread, average fillings, no love. We’ve all had those dodgy white bread sandwiches with unidentified meat fillings. and of course – the cheese and mayonnaise abomination. When the team Meesh Cafe at Crown Plaza Doha (one…

Qatar International Food Festival – Your Five Must Eats

I’m going to be honest with you and tell you something that I only admit after a few drinks at a (small dinner) party…I’m mildly agoraphobic. I don’t do big crowds (and I don’t do stairs but that’s another story). A while back I had a meltdown during a street food trawl in Mumbai. Lost…

Winner! Winner! Aussie Steak for Dinner!

Thanks to everyone for the overwhelming response to our giveaway for dinner for two at Prime during the Taste of Australia promotion! I’m happy to announce that the winner is: Jackie Richardson Jackie please email me at rachel@rachelmorrispr.com or send me a DM on my Instagram or Twitter and we will organize your dinner! Thanks…

How to Make the Perfect Festive Cheese Plate

In my view, whatever the question, the answer is ALWAYS cheese. And, as the weather cools and the year draws to an end, ’tis the season to be…eating as much cheese as possible. Whether it’s catering to a big crowd of friends and family, or settling in to watch Netflix on a weekend, or just…

No Need to Alpaca Your Bags to Try Peruvian Food

Yes, I went there with the alpaca pun.  I confess I have been waiting many years to write an alpaca pun. Luckily for me, Grand Hyatt Doha has given me a chance to indulge in my puntastic behavior. But seriously, when the Hyatt invited myself and fellow blogger Gerald Tan to host a Peruvian themed dinner and invite a…

Living on the Wedge – My Top Dishes of 2016

For the last 11 months I have been carrying around a list on my phone. Well, I have a lot of lists on my phone. Most of them involve my dry cleaning, calling the real estate to holler at them and getting  a multitude of documents stamped. But this list has been ever changing, always…

Six Foodie Things To Try Before the End of the Year

Listen up people! It’s December in a couple of days ! You heard me! DECEMBER! When did that happen? I demand a recount (on so many levels). Honestly, it seemed like just yesterday we were sweating through July and praying for less daylight and cooler temperatures. I’ve just realised there is a whole bunch I promised myself…

My Doha Dining Wish List

Dreams do come true. ABBA is reforming (kinda). QDC now opens on a Friday. And someone built a 24 hour free wine fountain. So I have decided to put it all out there and share my Doha Dining Wish List. Feel free to laugh, cry or even add your own in the comments below. Open Table or similar  booking…