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Dining Promotions

5-star hotel Papandayan is determined to promote coffee from West Java after it was named the winner of the Specialty Coffee Association of America Expo in Atlanta, USA in April 2016. To give a higher appreciation to local products, the hotel serves West Javanese coffee in its Mirten Lounge. The hotel invites guests to taste its signature coffee, such as Kopi Gatot, a cappucino served in...

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Culinary Talk

A visit to Sumba Island’s exciting new hospitality training centre was a revelation, writes Petty Elliott. If you recall, a few months ago I wrote about my trip to Sumba. I have since been looking for more excuses to write more about this beautiful island, because it really deserves so much more recognition. While it is popularly known as the home of pasola, a horse-riding game to cel...

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New In Jakarta

You may have done it the Korean way, but grilling your own meat takes on a whole new meaning at Jakarta’s latest joint Mouton Slice and Grill. The idea is simple: get back to the basics and do it yourself, because only you know exactly how you want your food to taste. Mouton is all about meat – that is, succulent meat. Some of its must-try items are Signature Lamb Leg, Tenderloin Slice a...

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Foodies Corner

Cozy dining at an altitude is what Food Cabin is all about, because regular cafés are, well, too mainstream. At this aviation-themed café in Kemang, South Jakarta, ‘passengers’ would actually feel like they’re boarding an airplane. As an avid traveler, café owner Insaf Sanyoto wants to share his passion with his patrons. Chairs here come in the form of modified rows of airplane seats, se...

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Dining Promotions

5-star hotel Papandayan is determined to promote coffee from West Java after it was named the winner of the Specialty Coffee Association of America Expo in Atlanta, USA in April 2016. To give a higher appreciation to local products, the hotel serves West Javanese coffee in its Mirten Lounge. The hotel invites guests to taste its signature coffee, such as Kopi Gatot, a cappucino served in...

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