“Oreo” Coco Chia Parfait

Recipe inspired and created by: Viviane Shklarek Who doesn’t know that moment at the end of dinner, when everyone is eyeing on the dessert menu trapped between anticipation and guilt. Well, the exact same happened last night when I met – the amazingly inspiring – Coco at a friend’s dinner at the new You Vienna (Le…

Vienna’s Best Bars | 2016

Are you wondering where you can have the best cocktails, reserves and spirits in Vienna? Find out which are the best Bars in Vienna.

How Not to Gain Weight when Traveling

By  SoCoco’s Nutritionist Eleni Koui  We constantly move these days whether it’s for business or pleasure, alone or with company, travelling is part of our routine! And that’s where the problem begins; How to adapt to new routines while on the road. Sometimes I don’t know what it is, but there’s something in my brain that tells…

The Cutest Cafes in Vienna

  Part of Vienna’s charm is the charming cute little cafes scattered around the City. Given that I’m an avid coffee drinker and have most of my meetings in cafes, I have made up a list -in order of preference- of  my favourite cute little cafes in Vienna. Cafe Himmelblau Situated at Kutschkermarkt in Währing, this is a small, cozy,…

Rinderwahn | Vienna

With the uprising trend of street food, Vienna has seen a spring of street food restaurants (especially those priding in their burger mastery) that work hard to intermediate between quality and taste. In the past 3 years, Vienna’s wave of post-modern, post-instagram food culture has introduced the schnitzel-loving culture the unpretentious, tastefully rich and somewhat inexpensive world of…

Weight Busters | Superfoods

By  SoCoco’s Nutritionist Eleni Koui  Summer holidays are mostly over and they were packed with fun times, relaxing moments, new experiences and..at least in my case a bit of extra food pleasures! Meals by the seaside followed by yummy cocktails and all this sitting and relaxing anywhere possible meant that some of us need to get organised…

SoCoco’s Nutritionist | Eleni Koui

Hi, I completed my studies (BSc & Pg Dip) in Nutrition and Dietetics at Kings College London. When I graduated with straight state registration as Clinical dietitian, started my career at London teaching hospital including Hammersmith and UCLH. Soon, I  developed special clinical interest for peadiatric dietetics and more for anything to do with endocrine conditions. I…

ChuChu | Vienna

A fresh new gastronomic addition to the effervescent Viennese food  and drinks culture has emerged in the bustling 1st district, to satisfy any foodie’s – such as myself -inquiring taste. ChuChu  (which is the Latin American nickname for ‘Jesús’) opened a little over a month ago and it has made its debut under the well-known star chef from Venezuela,…

Copenhagen Lookbook | Denmark

Copenhagen is known for its spectacular gastronomy and street food culture and its hip architectural and home designs. However, in the last few years Denmark has become synonymous to minimalistic and clean lined  fashion labels and designers that have been featured in high gloss fashion magazines such as Vogue and Elle and their clothes worn by fashionistas…

Ai Weiwei Exhibition | Vienna

In the last few years with the increasing  controversy and debate surrounding human rights issues across the globe, conventional and digital art-loving media has turned its attention to one conceptual artist who ingeniously grabbed the world’s attention with his art, for all the right reasons. Ai Weiwei is considered one of the world’s most famous international contemporary artists which is why I couldn’t…

Paros Lookbook | Greece

Now that my one-month holiday in Paros is over, nostalgia has kicked in. Luckily summer  finally migrated to sunshine’s  forgotten land – Vienna –  and the PGB (Post Greece Blues)  hasn’t kicked in, yet. Most of you are about to pack your suitcases and head off to your chosen holiday destinations, so here is a…