Mistaka Cheese

Mistaka is a local cheese maker creating a huge variety of different types of Cheese using Jordanian Awassi sheep and goat milk. I discovered Mistaka through other expat posts and blog and decided to give it a try myself. Every Saturday they have an open house from 11-2pm and you can try different choices and …

Aroundtown – an App for Events, Places and Promotions in Jordan

Aroundtown is an App that helps you know what's going on in and around Amman. It features Restaurants, Events, and Promotions that are currently ongoing. You can search by location, by type of cuisine or aspects like shisha friendly,  alcohol-free or family-friendly locations or events. The Design of the app is pretty good and hosts …

Bilforon – an App for Home-cooked delicacies delivered to your table

Screenshot Bilforon App

Craving for home-cooked, tasty food but feeling too lazy or being too busy to actually cook is something utterly common! Fortunately, there are apps that can solve this problem. I have tried and used one of them several times, Bilforon (meaning literally: In the oven). Besides combining home-cooked meals with a digitalized ordering system and …

Bakeries in Amman

A plate with baked Manakeesh

Here is a list of my favorite bakeries in Amman. Some of them are traditional as Sufra Bakery in Swefiah, some more experimental such as Foron Rex or Boutique Bakery, and some international (German Bakery, Crumz) as well as a mix of local and international offers (Bakery at Centro Supermarket). I do really like the …