We all love food. Even more so when we combine certain ones together. Steak and potatoes, peanut butter and jelly, cookies and cream. The list goes on. It’s a harmonious marriage of flavors.
An interesting combination that people love is cheese and grape. And luckily for these fans, there are places in Doha that serve just that. Life is “gouda”.
It costs QR90 on a regular do, but if you visit during happy hour (Sunday to Wednesday from 12.30pm to 6pm and all-day Saturday), you’ll be able to grab a glass of wine with it for QR39.
QR90. Daily 12.30pm-midnight. InterContinental Doha, West Bay (4484 4919).
Inginuity offers a mega cheese board for only QR65 where you’ll get a selection of international and English cheeses, mango chutney, crackers and biscuits. Glasses of wine here will cost you QR55.
QR65. Daily noon-11pm. Radisson Blu Hotel Doha, Al Muntazah (4428 1555).
They serve both small and large mature cheese boards for QR78 and QR98 respectively. Served with nuts and honeycomb, this is a must try. A glass of wine during happy hour can be at a cheaper price starting from QR35. Happy hour timings:
- 3pm and 8pm from Sunday to Thursday
- 5pm and 8pm on Saturdays
From QR78. Sun-Thu 3pm-midnight; Fri-Sat 12.30pm-midnight. Hilton Doha The Pearl Hotel & Residences, Abraj Quartier, The Pearl-Qatar (4492 4630).
A good pizza requires good cheese, and Paper Moon offers some of the best slices in Doha which is available to try every Wednesday. You’ll get a selectio
n of cheeses and cold cuts. You can get unlimited wine for QR175.
QR175. Every Wed 7pm-9pm. Jaidah Square, Umm Ghuwailina (4016 6000).
Located at the JW Marriott Marquis, the aperitivo board costs QR100 with two glasses of grape.
QR100. Daily noon-10pm. JW Marriott Marquis City Center Doha, West Bay (5506 2798).
The Seasons Restaurant at the Mövenpick provides a platter which includes a selection cheeses such as Parmesan, gorgonzola, gruyere and akawi, and meats like salami and mortadella. Crackers, nuts, honey and jam are also included. For QR99, this also includes two glasses of white or red wine.
QR99. Daily 5pm-11pm. Mövenpick Hotel Doha, Al Salata (4429 1111).
Sel & Miel
For QR149 during Wednesday evenings, you’ll get an unlimited supply of cold cuts and baby potatoes coated with melted French raclette cheese scraped off the wheel, and right at your table. You’ll also enjoy unlimited glasses of wine to go with it.
QR149. Every Wed 6pm-10pm. The Ritz-Carlton, Doha, West Bay Lagoon (5576 4278).
Source: Time Out Doha