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Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Lobster Suggestions

Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Lobster Suggestions

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Bermudians love their lobsters in thermidor style, curry sauce, stuffed and broiled. While these are all tasty options, Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson has some suggestions to shake up your lobster preparation this season. He also suggested lobster shouldn’t be saved for special occasions but should be enjoyed... Read more of this article

Review: Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Lobster Boil

Review: Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Lobster Boil

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson came back to the island just in time for Lobster season. And if you know anything about Marcus, know that he loves to throw a good party. This time, it was a Lobster Boil to celebrate the season in style. The event was held on Friday evening at the Harbourview Ballroom at the Hamilton... Read more of this article

Stellar Entertainment At ‘Made In Bermuda Fest’

Stellar Entertainment At ‘Made In Bermuda Fest’

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Pink Sand Entertainment kicked off the month of September with a bang – an incredible, sold out event featuring Bermudian talent and Grammy-Award winning artist Monica. Made in Bermuda Fest was the finale to the successful Made in Bermuda Nights held this summer. It was held in Dockyard on the lawn, which was... Read more of this article

Review: Chronixx, Cup Match Summer Splash

Review: Chronixx, Cup Match Summer Splash

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Chronixx finally arrived in Bermuda and took the island by storm on the eve of Emancipation celebrations. The Jamaican conscious reggae singer performed at Cup Match Summer Splash at the National Stadium and brought the roots and culture to Bermuda at an opportune time. His performance was highly anticipated as Bermudians... Read more of this article

Review: Hammond & Cup Match Summer Splash

Review: Hammond & Cup Match Summer Splash

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] “The way you make me feel, from deep down in my soul, I’m losing all control, girl I can’t fight this feeling”. The beautiful melody flowed from the speakers at the National Stadium on Saturday night. The crowd joined in and sang every single word. The only singer it could be is Beres Hammond. He first came... Read more of this article

Review: BHW Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Review: BHW Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] ‘Soca kingdom, soca kingdom, soca kingdom – who ready?” Machel Montano’s voice blares from the speakers as the beat kicks in. Then comes Super Blue – ‘Wine and fling it up, wine and wine and fling it up”! And we surely did wine and fling it up all day yesterday at the crème de la crème of Bermuda... Read more of this article

Review: BHW Cirque Du Soca J’Ouvert Party

Review: BHW Cirque Du Soca J’Ouvert Party

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Jouvvvvaaaayyyyyy! The song blares in my head every single time I think about Carnival or hear anyone talking about J’Ouvert. It immediately gets me excited and puts me in the mood to get up and party at 3am in the dark. Not to mention, willingly being covered in paint and mud then being sprayed with cold water. Maybe... Read more of this article

Review: Machel Montano ‘Pure’ Music Concert

Review: Machel Montano ‘Pure’ Music Concert

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Bermuda Heroes Weekend came alive early Monday morning when soca king Machel Montano graced the stage at Pure. The annual white fete, put on by Wild Apache Promotions, was set to be the biggest event of the weekend and it certainly lived up to expectations. Bermuda Carnival or #BHW is now in its fourth year and this... Read more of this article

Review: Hamilton Princess Farm To Table Dinner

Review: Hamilton Princess Farm To Table Dinner

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] The term farm to table has been used in the US for some time. It’s basically a social movement which promotes serving local food at restaurants. While in the past, Bermudian restaurants have always had fresh fish, that really seemed to be it. Thankfully, the farm to table concept is having a moment here.That brings... Read more of this article

Review: Hamilton Princess Foodie Field Trip

Review: Hamilton Princess Foodie Field Trip

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] This past weekend, I had the pleasure of spending some time with renowned celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson. Having spent time with him in the past, I knew it was going to be a good time. I didn’t expect it would end up being one of the best Saturdays I’ve had in a long time.So what exactly did we do? I joined... Read more of this article

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At The Loren

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At The Loren

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] With Restaurant Weeks wrapping up this weekend, I had to make one more stop before the week was out. For my final dinner, I decided to try out Pink Beach Club at The Loren – Bermuda’s newest hotel. The menu looked good and I hadn’t dined there for dinner yet, so I figured now was the time. The night I ate there,... Read more of this article

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At Devil’s Isle

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At Devil’s Isle

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] With around one week left of Restaurant Weeks, I decided to head to a restaurant I don’t frequent often – Devil’s Isle Café. I eat at Village Pantry – sister restaurant – almost every weekend, but I hadn’t been to Devil’s Isle in a long time. When I looked at their Restaurant Weeks menu, I knew I had... Read more of this article

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At Beau Rivage

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At Beau Rivage

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] My second stop for Restaurant Weeks was another restaurant I’ve never been to – Beau Rivage. I’m not sure why I hadn’t eaten there prior to last weekend because I’ve always heard the food was very good. And it certainly was. When my husband and I arrived, me were met by Manoj, assistant Maitre’D, who quickly... Read more of this article