Weekend food guide: Top 3 places to dine
Penrose Lounge, Eloquent Elephant, Banyan Tree
A whole new culinary experience awaits this weekend as luxury restaurants and lounges create new cuisines, launch new social events and offer cooking master classes. From an intimate food affair to a more hands-on gastronomic adventure, here are the top three places to be this weekend...
Sample the new menu at Eloquent Elephant
Taj Dubai's signature gastropub has launched a new seasonal menu that was inspired by the recent British travels of Head Chef Nigel Lobo. Utilising the finest local produce, the new additions to the popular menu include duck bao with hoi sin, smoked haddock Scotch eggs with mustard emulsion, Himalayan salt-baked chicken and Gorgonzola churros with truffle honey espuma.
For reservations, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Indulge in newly launched afternoon tea at Penrose Lounge
Located within Four Seasons Hotel DIFC, Penrose Lounge has added afternoon tea to its impressive list of food offerings. Paired with the bold interior elements designed by famed American designer Adam Tihany, the new culinary session boasts afternoon delights such as New York-style salmon bagel, Maine lobster rolls and foie gras mousse, topped off with raspberry financier and chocolate marquis, complemented by a variety of Jing teas.
For reservations, call +971 4 506 0200.
Be your own master chef with Banyan Tree
Banyan Tree Ras Al Khaimah and Banyan Tree Al Wadi have both launched new cooking classes where professional and experienced chefs will share the fundamentals as well as inside tips to creating delicious and authentic cuisine from around the world. Whether you're looking to learn the secrets to Asian dishes, the tricks to the perfect barbecue or expecting to refine your Italian cooking skills, Banyan Tree has it all ready, complete with bring-home guides for you to practise at home.
For reservations, call +971 71 7 206 7777.