Shopping along Orchard road is serious business! Rest those sore heels and take a breather at Hilton D9 Cakery’s new Endless Saturday High Tea. Upon approaching the premise, you’ll be blown away by the promising dessert extravaganza displayed in a six-metre showcase at the entrance, ready for your habitual food snaps.
Mango aficionados hear hear! For the month of May, Mandarin Oriental’s Axis Bar & Lounge presents an exquisite 5-course afternoon tea set that anchors around the yellow tropical fruit. Diners can anticipate a diverse collection of mango-theme savory treats and pretty nectarous nibbles.
Mandarin Oriental’s up-and-coming Specialty Pastry Chef Desmond Lee Yam Hock did Singapore proud in September by clinching an award in the Global Pastry Chef Challenge, held in Greece. During the competition, he crafted a huge showpiece, 2 cakes and 6 plated desserts within 8 hours!
Despite its iconic familiarity, it’s still easy to be impressed by Mandarin Oriental’s Axis Bar and Lounge afternoon tea. The menu refreshes monthly and for August, the luxury hotel celebrates Singapore 51st birthday with a diverse assortment of dainty treats inspired by our nation’s multicultural heritage.
In celebration of Singapore’s recent achievement at this year’s Asian Pastry Cup competition, Mandarin Oriental invited us to experience Speciality Pastry Chef Desmond Lee’s works. Chef Lee was part of the winning team, beating 10 other countries to clinch the coveted Gold Prize.
Before the afternoon tea began, Chef Lee showcased his winning masterpiece-a stunning plated dessert constructed from meringue.
The famous Hokkaido BAKE Cheese Tarts are finally reaching our sunny shores. Their Singapore store, will open on 29th April at Ion Orchard B4-33.
What sets these freshly-baked cheese tarts apart is their unique blend of cheese, as well as baking technique. The ethereally light mousse-textured cheese filling comprises of 3 different varieties of cheese from Hokkaido, Betsukai and France.
In such a frantic city and during such fast-paced times, it’s comforting to know that everything can still stop for tea. Located on the tranquil Dempsey Hill, Portico Prime has recently launch an afternoon tea that will engage the senses and revitalise weary soul.
Diners can choose to enjoy their tête–à–tête session in Portico Prime’s gorgeous interior, or at the patio, amongst lush greenery.