FAIRMONT Jakarta welcomes the Chinese New Year on January 25, 2020 with festive celebrations and special buffet dishes at the Spectrum restaurant.

According to Felicia Setiawan, Director of MarComm hotel, said that in accordance with the 2020 sign, Metal Mouse, the menu that will be served consists of menus that are believed to bring good fortune, such as Ye Shang to be enjoyed with family and relatives.

“Spectrum which is an all-day-dining and buffet restaurant at Fairmont Jakarta, will present a variety of delicious dishes prepared by reliable chefs of this five-star hotel. Guests can sample special dishes such as Roasted Peking Duck with Pancakes and Hoisin Sauce, Char Siew Chicken, Hong Kong Fried Noodles with Chicken, Fried Tiger Prawns with Garlic, Asparagus, Chili and Curry Leaves, and Saute Tofu with Vegetables and Mushrooms,” she said .

She also mentioned that Spectrum also serves pork dishes such as Lap Chong, Baked Ham Jamon and Bak Kut Teh; and a nice variety of Dim Sum menus.

“The experienced culinary team at Fairmont Jakarta also serves traditional Yee Shang food consisting of a variety of fresh ingredients such as carrot slices, radishes, fried vermicelli, ginger and many with special sauce concoctions to be sprinkled on it. Fried salmon skin is also given to give a more savory taste,” told Felicia Setiawan.

She added, in the Chinese tradition, this dish is believed to bring good luck. There is a separate ritual before eating Yee Shang, where the guests stir together the ingredients together and pull them up. The higher raised Yee Shang’s contents, the greater the prosperity that will be achieved.

“Chinese New Year special menu is available specifically on New Year’s Eve, Friday, January 24, 2020 which can be enjoyed at a price of Rp868,000++ per person. Meanwhile, on Chinese New Year on Saturday, January 25, 2020 a buffet is available at Rp698,000++ per person for lunch, and Rp598,000++ per person for dinner,” she said.

She explained, guests who want a more exclusive and intimate celebration can celebrate in a private room with accommodation from 12 to 16 people. Adding to the festive atmosphere on Chinese New Year, Fairmont Jakarta also held a lion dance performance the night before Chinese New Year and Chinese New Year to go around and greet guests at Fairmont Jakarta outlets. []