Couture Cheese & Wine

Lovers of excellent French cheeses are excitedly booking their places for a rare pairing event, “Du Pain, Du Vin, Du Fromage”, at Petani restaurant in Alaya Resort Ubud on May 27th and 28th.

The cheeses for this rare happening are being hand carried by French cheese master Bernard Antony, who handcrafts and supplies cheeses worldwide, including to 19 three-Michelin star restaurants. Opening the event on behalf of Alaya Resort Ubud is famed Indonesian culinary expert William Wongso.

“To have Bernard here at Petani imparting this age-old tradition is something to truly appreciate,” said Wongso. “His cheeses are made with exacting balance and finesse, handmade from raw and unpasteurised milk, each variety embodies a distinctive flavour, being complex and refined.”

Limited seats are available for an evening of pairing cheese with French wine and bread, reservations are recommended. 

Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta

Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta is offering a Holiday on Us package! Just as the name suggests, stay at Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta for 10 nights within a two-month period to earn a luxury holiday getaway at the world’s best beach resort, Mulia Resort, Nusa Dua in Bali. Enjoy this exclusive promotion until the end of November 2016. 

JW Marriott Hotel Jakarta

In welcoming the holy month of Ramadhan, the culinary brigade at JW Marriott Hotel Jakarta will take guests on a unique dining experience at its award-winning restaurants. Known for its famous buffet spread, Sailendra Restaurant will offer its diners four different Arabian cuisines every week throughout Ramadhan. Alternatively, guests may delight in the offerings at Pearl Chinese Restaurant. During the holy month, the restaurant will be transformed to cater to guests who would like to enjoy a spread of authentic Indonesian dishes as their iftar feast. Topping off the festivities, exclusive Ramadhan gift certificate booklets are available to entertain your friends, family and colleagues. 

Mandarin Oriental, Singapore

Make time for rejuvenation at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore with the Time to Spa package, featuring luxurious accommodations with sensory spa treatments, which include ocean view accommodations, international breakfast delights at Melt-The World Café, revitalising one-hour-and-50-minute body treatments and remedy eye treatments. This package is valid until the end of the year with room rates starting at SGD940++ per night for double occupancy. 

Samujana, Koh Samui

Koh Samui’s exclusive private villa estate, Samujana, introduces unique new wellness retreats that partner expert Yoga programmes with the skilled art of Thai Boxing. The retreat will run from 7th to 14th May with room rates of USD2,575 per person for a couple’s room and USD1,480 per person for a single room inclusive of seven nights’ accommodations, two yoga and one muay Thai session, island tours, a half-day yacht charter, a two-hour spa session, a Thai cooking class and more. An additional special promotion for this retreat is that for every three guests who book, a fourth guest is allowed free of charge. 


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