Classic Lebanese Street Fare That Never Goes Out of Style

Around the world, Lebanese cuisine is renowned for its compelling health benefits. Indicative of the Mediterranean diet, our dishes incorporate the bountiful produce of the season, pulses, grains, yogurt, olive oil, and herbs such as thyme, sumac, and mint. No wonder we’ve managed to attract everyone’s attention in this age of the health-conscious. But we also know how to live […]

Lent-Friendly Meals for the Holy Season

The Lenten season is in full swing, which for fasting Christians translates to meat-free meals and abstinence from indulgences. Our Mediterranean cuisine is rich in fresh vegetables and legumes, fitting even a vegan’s diet effortlessly! And fortunately, a number of restaurants throughout the country introduce Lent-exclusive meals and items in an effort to cater to those observing. We at Bitfood […]

Diet-Friendly Food Delivery

If you live in Lebanon, you know how long the summer season is. Typically spanning May through September and oftentimes spilling into October, warm weather dictates our climate for close to half the year. For our sea-bordering, beach-loving nation, this translates to self-consciousness about waistlines, bikini bodies, and muscular six-packs. Bottom line? It’s a permanent diet in the life of […]

Lebanese Food Adapted Abroad

With growing awareness worldwide about eating healthy and naturally, the Lebanese Mediterranean diet is stealing the spotlight for its abundant use of vegetables, fruits, grains, herbs, and olive oil. As foreign countries strive to imitate our cuisine, however, slight twists and transformations inevitably arise, catering to the local palate. For example, one hummus brand in the US offers the famous […]

Five Meals Under 10,000 LBP

It’s the month of January, and understandably you’re strapped for cash. Surviving the season of giving unscathed is impossible, so little remains for mealtimes at the office. Besides, those desiccated pretzels you’ve been feasting on would have found better use stuffing a Christmas stocking than your mouth – enough already! So how far can 10,000 LBP take you in terms of […]