Food & Drink (183)
Sun kissed cuisine
“Sol em Sol” (Sun on Sun) is a mobile kitchen and restaurant that cooks food with solar ovens. Using seven ovens, they can cook for up to 40 people and meal prices range between 9 to 11 euros . The owners are planning to tour Portugal to get people from across the country to taste their sun-filled cuisine.
Why it matters
The concept of an outdoor, affordable, eco-friendly restaurant is an attractive one. All that is required to export the concept to other markets is sunshine and clement weather. Are they on to a recipe for success?
The ice cream brand Olá is giving away ice creams in exchange for a smile. The brand is inviting Portuguese consumers to express their happiness by capturing their smiles with an innovative camera that measures a person’s expression and takes a picture when their smile is widest. The smiles are then posted on Ola’s Facebook page and website.
Grolsch has launched its own magazine in The Netherlands. The publication is called Eigen.Zinnig (Obstinate), and brings to life the character of The Netherlands.