Bountiful feast to usher in CNY

  • Metro News
  • Friday, 18 Jan 2019

Delectable desserts for a sweet ending.

THE Light Hotel Penang in Seberang Jaya is all geared up for the Lunar New Year with sumptuous feasting, great fun and lively entertainment for the whole family.

Hotel general manager Raj Kumar said this year’s Good Fortune Chinese New Year Reunion Buffet Dinner will be held at the Grand Ballroom for added comfort.

“Following overwhelming response over the years, we decided to have the reunion dinner at the ballroom, complete with a three-piece Chinese orchestra,” he said.

The reunion dinner is priced at RM108+ per adult and RM68+ per child and be prepared to indulge in a spread of 88 dishes comprising signature creations, traditional favourites and regional specialities.

Overflowing with colours and flavours, the buffet spread beckons with homemade dim sum including yuan bao-shaped dumplings, leg of lamb with Mandarin orange sauce, Mexican seafood ragout, paprik Thai-style squid and Chef H’ng’s chilli crab.

Further complementing the dishes are salmon platter, seafood on ice, crab meat soup, pasembur and the auspicious yee sang and pun choy, which are symbols of prosperity that are a must-have.

Rounding up are action stations serving money bags, Vietnam rolls, grilled items like spicy stingray and five-spice chicken, Chinese Thai-style roasted duck, shawarma (available in three flavours of cheese, mint and tandoori) and noodles, among others.

Desserts are a delightful array consisting of tiger skin sponge cake, Taiwanese milk pudding, herbal jelly, honey rock sugar cake, Shanghai pancake and bubur pulut hitam.

The hotel is also offering Abundant Delight eight-course set meals (lunch and dinner) priced from RM988+ per table of 10 persons until Feb 21.

Prosperity Pun Choy can be ordered separately at RM588+ per serving.

Also available are Prosperity CNY Buffet High Tea and Auspicious CNY Buffet Dinner on the first and second day of Chinese New Year.

The former is priced at RM78+ per adult and RM48+ per child while the latter is at RM88+ per adult and RM58+ per child.

The meals will not be complete without the essential yee sang that is priced at RM168+ (for sliced abalone), RM128+ (salmon fillet) and RM108+ (fresh fruits).

Capture the merriment with the stunning Garden of Cherry Blossom centrepiece at the hotel lobby.

Festive staycation packages start from RM220+ (terms apply).

For more information and reservations, contact 04-3821111.

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