Tue 7th May
New Dim Sum Delight at China Kitchen
Local media were invited to sample the new Dim Sum Delight at China Kitchen, Shangri La Hotel
From May 8 – 12 Dim Sum Delight at China Kitchen, Shangri La Hotel – Savour from a wide variety of traditional Dim Sum and embark on a journey of authentic flavours, specially crafted by Chef Chai Chee Yuan from Shang Palace at Shangri La Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Chef Chai Chee Yuan brings to the table such delicacies as Deep-fried Chive Dumpling with Shrimp, Crispy Bean Curd Skin with Foie Gras, Steamed Spinach Dumpling with Fresh Prawn and so much more.. Available during lunch and dinner (Open 11.30am-2.30pm and 6.00pm -10.00pm daily) at China Kitchen priced THB688 net for special all-you-can-eat Dim Sum and the a la carte menu starting from THB 100 net- For more information, please call +6653 253888 or email: [email protected]
Sat 27th Apr
Welcome Home Party at Home Chiang Mai Hotel
Welcome Home Party at Home Chiang Mai Hotel. Home Chiang Mai hotel opened last year as the first lifestyle hotel in Chiang Mai inspired by millenials along with the charm of Northern Thai culture.
The Home Lobby Bar & Café offers in-house and surrounding guests refreshing light snacks and beverages. Thai and International cuisine is served all day in a glass house setting; meal times are relaxed and informal. Home Chiang Mai Hotel features three sized rooms; small room (small queen bed) 21sqm, medium room (superior twin type) 32 sqm, and Large room (deluxe King bed type) 42 sqm.
Home Chiang Mai is located in the Santitham area of Chiang Mai, close to the old city, Maya Lifestyle Shopping Centre and Central Kad Suan Kaew. For further info [email protected] www.homechiangmaihotel.com
Thu 25th Apr
Clarence and Roger’s Geriatric Jamboree
Clarence Shettlesworth and Roger Crutchley held a 50 Year Anniversary Party of living in Thailand entitled ‘Geriatric Jamboree’ at Chate Tohsanguanpun’s home. For some insights as to how they travelled here check out their book ‘Long Winding Road to Nakhon Nowhere, The: When Thailand truly was the land of smiles.
Wed 24th Apr
Media Night at Le Crystal Restaurant
The local media were invited to cocktail party at Le Crystal Restaurant to announce their 14 Anniversary next month. – Details below:
Chiang Mai’s award-winning French restaurant set to wow foodies with a week of special set menu dinners in May
Since 2005, Le Crystal restaurant has been serving the finest French cuisine in Chiang Mai. Ajava-Riddhi Diskul, the 2nd generation owner, combines classic French flavors with modern presentation. The restaurant’s architecture also reflects this dual vision of the old and the new, where teakwood and Lanna stylings are complemented by modern architectural finishes.
On May 8, 2019, Le Crystal officially celebrates its 14th anniversary with a special 5-course Champagne Dinner for just THB 2,500, featuring three distinctive champagnes from the renowned house of Nicolas Feuillant.
In addition to the Champagne Dinner, Le Crystal will be offering a special Anniversary Set Menu during their anniversary week, available on May 6, 7, 9, 10, and 11. The menu’s exquisite epicurean delights include: Crab Meat with Lemon Dressing in Lemongrass; Pan-Seared Foie Gras with Pomegranate Reduction; Scallop Ravioli in Lobster Consommé; Pan-Roasted Duck Breast with Strawberry Sauce; Pan-Fried Tiger Prawn with Exotic Sauce; Grilled Beef Tenderloin with Garlic Red Wine Sauce; Poached Pear with Maple Syrup and Chocolate Ice Cream; and Orange Crepe Soufflé. Diners can choose the number of dishes they wish to sample, and each combination is priced accordingly: 4-Dishes 2,000 THB; 5-Dishes 2,300 THB; 6-Dishes 2,600 THB; 7-Dishes 2,900 THB; and 8-Dishes 3,200 THB.
Seats for the Champagne Dinner and the Anniversary Set Menu dinners are limited, so make your reservations now by calling 053 21 8059. All prices are net, inclusive of applicable government tax.
Sat 30th Mar
Chiang Mai Cricket Sixes Opening Night
Opening night of the Chiang Mai Cricket Sixes Tournament at Imperial Mae Ping. The Cricket Sixes will take place at the Gymkhana Club from 31 March 2019 until 6 April 2019, matches every day from 9am until 5pm weather permitting. Everyone welcome to come along and cheer on your favourite team!!
Tue 26th Mar
Codorniu Wine Tasting at The Farmers’ Bar
The Farmers’ Bar & Terra Restaurant, together with Independent Wine & Spirit Co., Ltd. held a Codorniu wine tasting event. Cordornui is the world’s leading Cava wine maker and has Europe’s largest vineyards in Spain.
The Farmers’ Bar is located at the recently opened Terra Restaurant in Mae Rim https://www.farmersterra.com/
Tue 19th Mar
Paolo’s Spring Garden at Shangri La Hotel
Local media were invited to taste the ‘Paolo’s Spring Garden’ at Dhala Wine Lounge, Shangri La Hotel
Paolo’s Spring Garden at Shangri La Hotel from 20 – 24 March 2019. Experience first-hand the freshness of unique spring produce directly imported from Italy. Spring is in the air! Lunch: 11.30am-2.30pm THB1,288++ per person Dinner: 18.00 -22.00 hrs. THB 1,788++ per person. The dinner menu includes: White asparagus, perigord black truffle ham, Chiang Rai organic egg / Scallop, purple sweet artichoke. Pistachio / Ravioli, brown crab foie gras, green pea, thyme / Wild sea bass, almond, bread beans & green asparagus, mint / Black Angus Striplion, organic rocket & radish variation / Raspberry mille feuillea, vanilla ice cream. Wine pairing alternatives are available at additional cost.
Advance reservation required, limited seating available. For further enquiries and booking Call: +66 53 253 888 or Email us at: [email protected]
A cocktail reception prior to the ‘Let’s take CARE together: A Thai-Austrian Experience’ Concert and Photo Exhibition at the Imperial Mae Ping Hotel. Judith Schildberger, Deputy Head of Mission at the Austrian Embassy Bangkok welcomed guests including the Governor of Chiang Mai Supachai Iamsuwan. The concert was performed by Agnes Palmisano (vocals) and Paul Gulda (piano). The event was part of the celebrations for 150 years of friendship between Austria and Thailand.
The U.S. Consul General Chiang Mai Jennifer Harhigh held a cocktail reception at her residence to meet and greet journalists in Chiang Mai. She also took the opportunity to introduce the new Assistant Public Affairs Officer Anna Huynh. Part of Anna’s job is social media: