2022.02.10 Resort Occasions

 Be My Valentine Afternoon Tea Set offered by JW Marriott Hotel Seoul in Gangnam District, southern Seoul. [JW MARRIOTT HOTEL SEOUL]

Be My Valentine Afternoon Tea Set supplied by JW Marriott Resort Seoul in Gangnam District, southern Seoul. [JW MARRIOTT HOTEL SEOUL]



JW Marriott Resort Seoul  


By way of Feb. 14 – JW Marriott Resort Seoul presents a pair of Valentine’s Day packages promising lasting romantic reminiscences for lovers. Created in collaboration with iconic shoe designer Manolo Blahnik, whose fame reached new heights when “Intercourse and the Metropolis” heroine Carrie obtained a pair of his sneakers as a proposal reward from boyfriend Mr. Huge, the package deal options a wide range of irresistible presents.
 
The Be My Valentine at JW package deal includes a alternative of Government Deluxe or Griffin Suite room, Manolo Blahnik shoe-shaped goodies handcrafted by the lodge’s pastry crew, and a ten % financial savings voucher for unique use on the Manolo Blahnik retailer on the fourth flooring of Gangnam Shinsegae Division Retailer.
 
In the meantime, the Romantic Vacation at JW package deal delivers 5 unforgettably romantic hours within the distinctive two-story Penthouse, the lodge’s most luxurious suite. Along with the privileges included within the Be My Valentine package deal, the Romantic Vacation package deal options the distinctive reward of a pair of sneakers from Manolo Blahnik’s Hangisi line, crafted by grasp artisans at Blahnik’s studio and displaying a shocking buckle of Swarovski crystal, with a alternative of colour and dimension to swimsuit each style. The package deal additionally features a four-course in-room eating meal with striploin steak by seventh-floor luxurious steakhouse The Margaux Grill and Moët & Chandon Impérial Rosé Champagne, enhanced by elegantly delicate floral and balloon decorations conjuring an atmosphere of refined romance, and a customizable window message perfect for creating the proper shock proposal.  
 
The lodge can be providing Be My Valentine Afternoon Tea Set, with handcrafted desserts that includes romantic pink hues, distinctive designs and chic plating. The limited-edition tea set contains an unique reward of Be My Valentine Manolo Blahnik Chocolate Sneakers, modeled after the Hangisi line — dubbed the “Dream Wedding ceremony Sneakers” because of their look in “Intercourse and the Metropolis” as a proposal reward to Carrie from her boyfriend Mr. Huge — created in collaboration with iconic shoe designer Manolo Blahnik.
 
The collection of six desserts contains Strawberry Mont Blancs, almond tarts topped with tangy contemporary strawberries and enveloped in strawberry cream; Chocolate Mille Feuille, that includes layer upon layer of strawberry chocolate crammed with gentle strawberry chocolate cream; Strawberry Layered Cheesecake; and Strawberry Macarons, whereas a menu of savory dishes presents gentle meal choices together with two freshly-baked Raspberry Scones; Kataifi (skinny pastry with nuts) Rolls with Pistachio and Cream Cheese; Berry French Toast, moist brioche buns topped with berries, banana and cream cheese; and Strawberry Cheese Balls.
 
The dessert and savory menu objects are accompanied by two cups of a alternative of 9 teas by natural handmade U.S. model Rishi, six teas by luxurious Korean model Ssangye, and Homage Espresso, custom-blended solely for JW Marriott Resort Seoul by America’s Trinidad Espresso (scorching or iced), and candy Strawberry Ade. The Be My Valentine Afternoon Tea Set is priced at 160,000 gained ($133) for 2 company (together with tax and repair cost), with a Champagne Afternoon Tea Set, that includes the identical menu and gentle drinks with the addition of two glasses of rosé champagne, priced at 210,000 gained for 2 company.  
 
(02) 6282-6262  
www.marriott.co.kr/inns/journey/seljw-jw-marriott-hotel-seoul  
 

Cupid Moments Package offered by Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas in Gangnam District, southern Seoul. [GRAND INTERCONTINENTAL SEOUL PARNAS]

Cupid Moments Bundle supplied by Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas in Gangnam District, southern Seoul. [GRAND INTERCONTINENTAL SEOUL PARNAS]

 
Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas



By way of June 30 – Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas presents “Cupid Moments Bundle,” which arranges for a flower bouquet ready by the lodge’s flower crew, a mini cake, and a bottle of Moet & Chandon Imperial Champagne within the room. The room relevant to the package deal is the Membership InterContinental Suite Room, which incorporates entry to the Membership Lounge situated on the highest flooring of the lodge. The package deal comes with a present set (258,000 gained) from “Balmain Hair,” a French luxurious model that helps deliver reduction from the fatigue of the day. Friends staying from Feb. 11 to 14 moreover obtain a field of chocolate as a present.  
 
The Membership Lounge on the thirty fourth flooring, solely out there for company on the membership flooring solely, is complimentarily accessible to package deal company. It presents a panoramic view of your complete Gangnam space and top-notch providers. Bundle company can entry the lounge all through their keep and have unique check-in and check-out providers, together with breakfast buffet, afternoon tea, and completely happy hours the place limitless alcohol and meals are offered.  
 
The package deal begins from 660,000 gained together with tax and repair costs.


(02) 555-5656  
www.grandicparnas.com

Damien Selme has been appointed as the new chef at Andaz Seoul Gangnam in southern Seoul. [ANDAZ SEOUL GANGNAM]

Damien Selme has been appointed as the brand new chef at Andaz Seoul Gangnam in southern Seoul. [ANDAZ SEOUL GANGNAM]



Andaz Seoul Gangnam

 
Announcement –– Andaz Seoul Gangnam has appointed Damien Selme as its new Government Chef.
 
Damien, who was raised in France, first got here to Korea in 2010 and took on the position of Chef of French advantageous fining on the Korean Furnishings Museum, spearheading main occasions such because the G-20 Seoul Summit and dinners at world-famous luxurious exhibitions. His journey with Hyatt began at La Palme d’Or, a two-star Michelin restaurant at Grand Hyatt Cannes Resort Martinez in 2004. He then served as a Chef de Delicacies on the Park Hyatt Busan Italian restaurant Dwelling Room in 2017 and as Government Sous-Chef on the Park Hyatt Shanghai. As well as, he has labored with well-known proprietor cooks from Michelin-starred eating places, resembling Arnaud Donckele and Olivier Brulard, gaining wealthy catering expertise.
 
Additionally, in 2017, he took first place within the Korea Closing of “The Good Style Collection 2017,” a world marketing campaign hosted by Hyatt Inns & Resorts aimed toward discovering and motivating proficient cooks throughout the company.
 
Chef Damien’s culinary philosophy — that keenness and love should come first for good delicacies — was impressed by Paul Bocuse, who known as the Pope of French delicacies, also called the creator of the crème brûlée. 
 
“Based mostly on my various cultural experiences gained from European nations, in addition to China and Korea, we’ll current dishes with the distinctive colours of Jogakbo or Korean conventional patchwork utilizing the best high quality, seasonal native substances. As well as, I’m trying ahead to engaged on a sequence of the afternoon tea set and seasonal shaved ice with the distinctive idea of Andaz Seoul Gangnam,” stated Selme. “My ambition is to guide, encourage and information younger and proficient cooks to develop as the brand new era of nice cooks. I might be so proud if I may contribute to it. Delicacies is about ardour and love but in addition about legacy.”


(02) 2193-1234  
andazseoulgangnam.com  
 

BY LEE JIAN [[email protected]]