Argentina Christmas Dinner

Christmas and New Year celebrations in Argentina represent a very significant tradition. A special family dinner takes place at night in Christmas Eve, the moment of the year when families make an effort to gather together round a table to enjoy a large reunion. Bringing what anyone can offer, all the meals are placed together

From Austin to Jakarta, Tito’s Vodka Makes a Splash

Tito’s Handmade Vodka was officially launched in Indonesia on 31 Oct. Collaborating with Arrack & Spice, the recently opened restaurant and bar in Mega Kuningan, guests were invited to sample cocktails with this vodka from Texas. America’s original craft vodka from Texas arrives in Indonesia. Photo courtesy of Tito's Vodka/NOW!JAKARTA To celebrate the launch of

Determining the Perfect Cuppa

Tea is not as popular as coffee in Indonesia. This is quite unfortunate because even though tea has become a daily drink, there are still many people who don’t know how to brew it correctly much less choose a good quality brand. It’s International Tea Day on 15 December and NOW! Jakarta spoke to tea

A Celebratory Note at Year’s End

Christmas is always a joy for me; it is the time for togetherness and starting a new beginning as it is also the coming of the new year! For me, as a Christian, Christmas revolves around my children, exchanging presents, eating turkey, spending time with family. Christmas is not just an end-of- year celebration but

Hatten Wines Dhine at Pairing Dinner

Park Regis Arion was host to a wine pairing dinner featuring Hatten Wines and a menu curated by Park Regis Mezzanine’s Executive Chef Sayuzi. Park Regis Arion was host to a wine pairing dinner featuring Hatten Wines where the guest enjoyed classical music played during the dinner. Photo courtesy of Hatten Wines/NOW!JAKARTA The meal began with

Chavaty, The Popular Japanese Cafe, Arrives in Jakarta

Chavaty, known for its signature tea latte and pastries in Omotesando, Shibuya, Japan, has opened its first international outlet—in Jakarta. The signature dishes in its Jakarta location include Tiramisu with Ceylon Tea, Snow Shake, and Tea Jelly Latte. Photo courtesy of Chavaty/NOW!JAKARTA In Japan, Chavaty is especially popular with long lines seen outside its doors. The cafe’s tea lattes and

Brunch, Done Right, at Vong Kitchen

There is something about brunch, that meal at the time of day at the cusp of breakfast and lunch, that is so comforting, so satisfying. Taken in a restaurant that provides an atmosphere conclusive to such a meal is an added plus. And so it goes at Vong Kitchen. From French toast to gutsier steak

On 25th anniversary, Cafe Batavia Offers a New, Updated Menu

On 5 December 2018, Cafe Batavia celebrated its 25th Anniversary with the theme “The Memory of Old Town.” During the gala, the restaurant served dishes that paid homage to the cuisine of Nusantara, with foreign undertones. At its 25th Anniversay, the restaurant continues to focus on giving guests many different dining experiences. Photo courtesy of Cafe Batavia/NOW!JAKARTA

The Singleton “Unlearn Session” Invites One to Push One’s Limits

As part of the recently launched campaign in Indonesia, whisky brand The Singleton held an event titled “Unlearn the Rules.” Leon Gunawan, the entrepreneur behind De La House was the host and shared the key successes of the space that offers a hybrid hang out spot concept that raises the bar in the hospitality industry.

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