Thailand is a country of ancient traditions, tranquil temples and friendly smiles. It is also a land where spicy soups, green curries, and delectable desserts. From 16 – 29th May 2016, Zest Lifestyle Restaurant,@ Putrajaya Marriot Hotel, Selangor will be serving authentic Thai cuisine.
To ensure the food authenticity, the hotel has invited Guest Chef Seeri Phokeaw from the Palm Garden Hotel to join forces alongside Putrajaya Marriot Hotel Chef Teena Thavongot to craft out authentic dishes based on original Thai recipe.
Putrajaya Marriot Hotel has invited Thailand Ambassador to Malaysia, His Excellency Damrong Kraikruan to launched and graced this Amazing Thailand Festival.
A special Thai traditional Welcome Finger Nail Dance (Ram Pama Pam Kwan) and the Village Festival Dance (Rabunm Thead Theurng) was performed to add to the air of festivity at the launch.
In conjunction with this event, there is a mini bazaar displaying Thai handicraft and produce like the Glass Jewellery (Thai Vetro Co Ltd), Home Textile (PSY Holdings Sdn Bhd), Zikul Scarf (S2K Innovate Co. Ltd), Ceramic Handicraft (Middle Ceramic), Silver Jewellery (Stories of Silver & Silk), Lifestyle products (Seth Intertrade), Fabri Bag (Bangkok CTV Intertrade Co Ltd), Bronze & Brass Sculptures (V.S Crafts Co. Ltd) and Egg Handicraft (Atchara Design).
Among some of the favourite Thai dishes that you can savour are the Miang Kham (a traditional welcoming dish which consists of condiments that are wrapped in a betel nut leaf) – usually served to guest before starting a meal.
Or try out the freshly made Som Tam
For the appetizer, there is an assortment of Thai Kerabu/Ulam like the Crispy Ikan Bilis With Mango Salad (Yam Pla Crob), Grilled Beef Salad (Yam Neua Yang), Glass Noodle Salad (Yam Woon Sen) for you to taste.
Tom Yam Seafood (Kao Pad Thai)
For the main Thai delicacies, you can start out with my personal favourite which is Stuffed Minced Chicken And Crab Meat (Poo Cha)
Not to be missed is the Pandan Leaf Chicken (Gai Hor Bai)
Green Curry Chicken (Gaeng Kiew Wan Kai)
or the Sauteed Prawns With Roasted Chilli Sauce (Kung Pad Prik Pao) – Chef Recommendation
Steamed Fish With Lime Sauce (Pla Neung Manao)
Stir Fried Minced Beef With Thai Basil Leaves (Pad Gra Pow)
Stir Fried Squid With Shrimp Paste (Pla Meuk Pad Kapi)
and the Thai Fish Cake (Tod Mun Pla)
One of the key Thai desserts that we like is the Mango Sticky Rice (Khao Neow Ma Muang)
the colourful and eye pleasing Luk Choop – a dessert that used to be available and served only in the Thai Royal Palace.
Baby Bananas in Heavy Syrup (Kluay Khai Cheum)
Thai Tako (Water Chestnut With Coconut Custard Topping)
The Amazing Thailand promotion is ongoing from 16th May 2016 till 29th May 2016 and is available for lunch and dinner .
Buffet Lunch – RM 100 Nett per adult and RM60 Nett per child
Buffet Dinner – RM 110 Nett per adult and RM67 Nett per child
For more information and reservation, please contact Zest Lifestyle restaurant at 03-8949 8888 ext 1888.