In anticipation of the vibrant festivities of Chinese New Year, the globally acclaimed House of Ming, nestled within St. James’ Court, A Taj Hotel, is set to launch an exclusive offering from 9th to 11th February.
The restaurant, renowned for its regional Sichuan and Cantonese-inspired dishes, will tantalize taste buds with a fiery cocktail and a selection of limited edition dishes.
Unveiling the Firestorm: A Toast to the Lunar New Year
In celebration of the Year of the Wood Dragon, symbolizing health, strength, and good fortune, House of Ming introduces the Firestorm.
This fiery cocktail is a visual and palatable delight, served with dehydrated oranges crusted with a blend of 5 Chinese spices and a dramatic flaming garnish. It’s a spirited toast to the Lunar New Year, promising a unique and immersive dining experience.
Chinese New Year is a time for family reunions, and House of Ming understands the significance of sharing a meal with loved ones. To mark the occasion, the restaurant adds six limited edition dishes to its menu, symbolizing luck during the Lunar New Year.
Highlights include the Yuanna Style Lamb with Celery and Ginger Chilli and the flavour-packed Sichuan Style Oriental Vegetable.
Traditions and Blessings: Red Envelopes and Lucky Bamboo
House of Ming pays homage to cherished Chinese New Year traditions by adorning the restaurant with stunning lucky bamboo centrepieces. Additionally, the practice of gifting red envelopes believed to bring good fortune, will be embraced.
On Chinese New Year’s Day, every guest dining at House of Ming will receive a red envelope, containing a special offer, adding an extra layer of joy to the celebration.
Located within the elegant St. James’ Court, A Taj Hotel, House of Ming offers diners not only a culinary journey inspired by regional Sichuan and Cantonese cooking but also unique creations from its creative chef team. The menu seamlessly blends recognisable House of Ming favourites with inventive new dishes, ensuring a delightful gastronomic experience.
Extended Celebrations for Overnight Guests
The festivities extend beyond the restaurant for overnight guests at St. James’ Court. From 9th to 11th February, guests can immerse themselves in the celebration by sampling refreshing Chinese tea at a pop-up tea station during breakfast in TH@51, enhancing the overall experience of this joyous occasion.
Mehrnavaz Avari, Area Director UK & General Manager, expresses the team’s excitement for the upcoming Chinese New Year celebrations at House of Ming. She states, “We are eagerly anticipating the upcoming vibrant celebrations of Chinese New Year at the House of Ming, which continues to be a favourite among many. We’re thrilled to welcome guests to join us as we embrace the joyous traditions and festivities.”
In conclusion, House of Ming’s exclusive Chinese New Year offering promises a harmonious blend of tradition, culinary excellence, and immersive experiences.
As London prepares to welcome the Year of the Wood Dragon, House of Ming stands out as a beacon of celebration, inviting guests to indulge in the richness of Chinese culture and cuisine.