Abstinence of any kind deserves much reverence. During the Holy month of Ramadan, observers abstain from eating food or drinking water. Needless to say that Iftar is the only and most important meal of their day. Which is why careful thought has to be given when deciding on how to break the fast.
The Gem Garden restaurant at The Holiday Inn Al Barsha, Dubai, had an Iftar spread worth talking about, and eating:
As part of the World Food Programme (wfp.org), when you buy an Iftar meal at the Gem Garden, a nutritious meal will be served to children in need.
Roxana Jaffer, Director Sovereign Hotel Ltd. BVI, talks to us about her gem and the art of giving during the holy month.
The Gem Garden is located in Barsha, next to Mall of the Emirates, Dubai