For the Love of Food: Dates

Maryam Abbas Not many people know that the majority of the world’s Medjool dates originate from California - even though they export only 15% of the worlds dates. But the origins of many Medjool date...
Artist Siddiqa Juma

My Foodie Life: Siddiqa Juma

To read more articles like this, download Halal Gems Magazine here. Siddiqa Juma tells Zéna Butt the story of her culinary life and explains how her chopping board inspired one of her most successful...
Fair trade

Fairtrade Magazine Article Comments

Find Aliya Zaidi's piece on fair trade in our magazine here. Fairtrade responded to our article with the following comments: Costs to Farmers Although there is a cost associated with Fairtrade...
Whats in season around the world.

In Season

Whats in season around the world. From Halal Gems Magazine Halal Gems Magazine features a round up of whats fresh in season around the world. You can download it here. The wonderful images are taken by...

UAE National Day: Dubai Restaurant Review

Happy UAE National Day to all our friends in the Gulf. To celebrate this occasion we have a Gem Hunter Review by Maysaa Fahour for café Tom & Serg. Read below for a background on Gem Hunter Maysaa and a...