Dubai, 28 October 2014: Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, the Ottoman inspired luxury resort located on Palm Jumeirah, is proud to welcome Chef Vivek Singh from The Cinnamon Club in London for a series of special dining experiences between 13 -15 November 2014.
Chef Vivek Singh and Amala’s Chef Aman Kumar will join forces to showcase the best in Indian cooking at the resort’s signature Indian restaurant, Amala.
The partnership will see Chef Singh from The Cinnamon Club bring his Indian culinary flair to Amala, which specialises in Munglai cuisine. The pair will showcase a series of distinctive dishes, tasting experience dinners and Indian spice master classes.
Fernando Gibaja, General Manager of Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, said: “We are thrilled to offer guests this STAY DIFFERENT™ experience in conjunction with one of London’s most popular Indian restaurants. This exciting collaboration promises to bring some of the best Indian cuisines to the resort.”
Guests can dine a la carte on 13, 14 and 15 November or try the tasting experience for AED 325. On 14-15 November, diners can gain hints and tips from both guest Chef Singh and Amala’s Chef Aman at the spice master class, priced at AED 265.
Notes to Editors:
About Chef Singh and The Cinnamon Club:
Vivek Singh is one of the most successful and respected modern Indian chefs within the UK, with three renowned London restaurants to his name – The Cinnamon Club; Cinnamon Kitchen; and Cinnamon Soho. Since first opening its doors in 2001 at the old Westminster Library, The Cinnamon Club has been redefining the expectations of Indian cooking. Encompassing the varying flavours and assorted ingredients of different regions, dishes are immaculately presented and designed to reflect the culinary traditions and depths of Indian cooking. With a commitment to using only the freshest, most seasonal ingredients and spices, The Cinnamon Club is widely regarded as one of the finest Indian restaurants in the world. The Cinnamon Club was awarded a place in the National Restaurant Awards 2010, in at 84. The Cinnamon Kitchen won Best Newcomer at the 2011 British Curry Awards.
About Chef Aman and Amala:
Indian Chef Aman Manoj Kumar, joined Jumeirah Zabeel Saray as Chef De Cuisine in Amala, the resorts signature Indian restaurant after 17 years’ experience working across different international hotels. Chef Aman now manages a creative team serving the finest Indian cuisine. Amala, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray’s signature Indian restaurant has won multiple awards and serves the very best of Minghlai cusine. Strongly influenced by Persia and Turkey, Mughlai cuisine represents the cooking style used in Delhi, Lucknow, Punjab and Kashmir and is known for its richness which comes from exotic spices, dried fruits and cream. Authentically Indian, the focus on a high quality, good value culinary experience means that guests can order as many dishes as they choose from an á la carte menu of over 50 dish selections for a set price of AED 285 / 195 per person for dinner / lunch.Open 7 days a week for dinner and open for lunch on Friday and Saturday only; Lunch: 1-4pm / Dinner: 6pm – 1am. Dress code is smart-casual and seats 75 people indoors and 90 outdoors.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Bilgah Beach Hotel in Baku; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme.
About Jumeirah Zabeel Saray:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray is a luxurious beachside resort located on the West Crescent of the iconic Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. The interior of the resort is inspired by the ancient palaces of Turkey and features hand-painted finishings, Turkish artworks and stunning murals that conjure up images of the Golden Age of the Ottoman Empire. The resort boasts 405 rooms and suites, 38 Royal Residences, Talise Ottoman Spa, one of the largest and most luxurious spas in the Middle East, a Sinbads Kids Club complete with mini waterpark, unique nightlife destination MusicHall and a collection of eight diverse restaurants which offer a vibrant selection of culinary experiences.
For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
PR and Communications Executive
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