Monthly Archives: June 2010

No-No!

How is it humanly possible to get in your car when some idiot park THIS CLOSE to you!!!

You go to the passenger side and jump over to the driver’s seat of course! Hmph!

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Magnolia’s Cupcakes – All For Me… None For You :-P

My very kind, thoughtful, amazing, fabulous, wonderful, and did I say fabulous… friend Dana got us a whole box of Magnolia Bakery’s cupcakes!

I got those last night and indulged.. yes I DID because I started dieting today! So yeah… sue me 😛

So yeah 😉 All for me… and none for you 😛

In Town Cafe

With my sushi burger fever, I heard In Town Cafe – a new cafe opened in Kuwait City- is offering two kinds, beef burger sushi and chicken burger sushi. So I headed there after work.

The cafe is located in Al Saqran Mall in Al Mubarakiya area, right next to Gulf Bank. As I entered the cafe, the owner was there and he was very nice and very friendly! I was in for the beef sushi burger but he insisted that I try other dishes! I browsed their menu while he suggested some dishes, I was like sure… I will trust your judgment. He ordered In Town Roll, fried shrimp, fresh mango, and mango sauce.

The shrimp-mango combo was interestingly fine! I guess for shrimp, it takes a mango to tango 😉 If you know what I mean

And about that sushi burger….

Soy sheet hugging two lightly toasted rice patties, inside of which is a juicy beef burger, onions, lettuce, mushroom… and a special sauce! Totally awesome! It reminded me so much of some of the burgers served in Singapore! Very creative and the soy sheet added a nice touch to the experience, though this plate is good to share since there are two in one order… I shared it with the owner. I love the fact that we are having a variety of sushi burgers in Kuwait… each with its unique taste and presentation!

Then he asked me if I cared for anything to drink.. I was gonna ask for green tea or water, but he suggested I try their rocca juice (made of rocket leaves)!! And being the adventurous person that I am… I did not mind it at all 😉

First impression? WOW! I loved it… its different!! I mean you can really taste the leaves… you feel’em strongly in the juice, yet it got that milkshake texture to it and it feels very light 😀

Shortly after the owner’s brother came in and ordered some nigiri sushi; tuna and salmon… and yes of course, I snapped a picture for you 😉

I had a great time and wonderful company! Very promising cafe in town! Besides sushi, they offer a wide range os salads, eggs, soups, appetizers, platters, sandwiches, pastas, noodles… you name it 😉 They wanna cater to all tastes in town!

Keep in mind that the cafe is very tiny and can cater up to four persons at a time… soon they will have a seating area outside when the weather permits, but they do offer delivery 😉  You can order by calling 22497971

You can find their full menu on their Facebook Group (link) along with the menu and more pictures 😉

Menu on Q8PaperDump (link)

Thank you Abdulla for lunch 🙂 It was really nice meeting you and your brother and I wish you all the best 😀

Twilight Saga – Eclipse Competition by Crumbs

Crumbs has recently launched a competition for the new Eclipse movie arriving in Kuwait theaters on 8th July 2010. Those wishing to enter need to go to www.crumbs.com.kw/twilight and answer some simple trivia on the Twilight Saga. There will be 10 winners to be announced on the 5th of July. Each winner receives 3 VIP tickets to attend the showing of Eclipse on its release date in the 360 Mall VIP cinema with Crumbs.

What are you waiting for?

The Proteges – The Studio

In continuation to their previous music lecture,The Proteges spent last night recording a song in Romco Studios in Hawalli.

They were having so much fun, and so did I! This time I got to talk with them about many things and they were all so nice. Very interesting group and awesome mentors. The song they recorded was about Kuwait. I will be posting more pictures once I get them in a future post! So, until then 😉

Ansam518 – AlRai Newspaper (P2BK)

I was featured on page 36 of AlRai Newspaper -Page 36- yesterday in P2BK Section 😉

Link!

Thanks Her 😉

Oishii Sushi Burger Cravings!

Ever since I read someCONTRAST’s post about Oishii‘s Sushi Burger I have been craving it like crazy! I have been dreaming about it day and night… and yes! I’ve had it before (link)…. so yeah, I called them up and asked them to prepare me two orders (5 pieces each) for pick up! I got in and I started snapping away….

By the time I got there, they were preparing the burger patties and rice buns…

The sweet potato chips <3!

My oh my! I love this creation… the ingredients compliment each other really well 😉

I was eating while they were preparing… the chips first, and then the burgers… so instead of delivering 10 pieces home, I went back with only… ahem… seven 😛

Price tag? KD3 per order!

Oishii Sushi is located in AlShaab, Ibn Alkhateeb St. Their tel # is 22644440

Link!