Experience a piece of Switzerland as Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, invites you to a week-long celebration of Swiss chocolates, cheese, and delicious delicacies at All Things Swiss — a two week celebration of all things Swiss from August 19 to September 4, 2016.
Celebrating the 725th National Swiss Day is the Marco Polo Ortigas’ very own Swiss promotion, highlighting Swiss traditions of wine and cheese, praline-making, watchmaking, launched last August 4 at the Grand Ballroom of the only sky hotel in Manila.
Discover simple but flavorful Swiss favorites with culinary expert, Executive Chef Rolf Jaeggi from Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel. Bringing in his vast international experience, Chef Rolf specializes in Swiss cuisine with over 30 years of distinguished experience serving royalty and heads of states from all over the world. He will be joining the hotel for this celebration, through a cooking class featuring traditional dishes such as the tasty appetizer Beef Carpaccio with Beef Tartar, Quail Egg, Mache Leaves and Lemon Pepper Marinade, the tender and filling main dish of Veal Zurichoise with Roesti Potatoes, and the scrumptious dessert Plum Tart with Vanilla Snaps and Whipped Cream. Learn how to create these Swiss favourite dishes with Chef Rolf for Php 2,300.
Have a fine dining experience with a wide selection of Swiss dishes at the Swiss food festival held at Cucina, the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant. The menu includes a chocolate buffet, featuring only the finest pralines. Enjoy all of these while dining at an altitude almost reminiscent of the Swiss Alps. This delicious culinary experience can be enjoyed form Monday to Thursday, at Php 1,500 for lunch buffet and Php 1,800 for dinner buffet. Celebrate the festival on a weekend from Friday to Sunday, at Php 2,300 for lunch buffet and Php 2,650 for dinner buffet.
The food festival does not stop as Café Pronto lets guests savor in the sweetness of confectionary desserts, with a showcase of praline-making. Boxes of 3, 6, and 12 are available for purchase.
Take a more laid-back indulge with a Swiss wine and cheese buffet, only at Vu’s Sky Bar and Lounge. The classic pairing is available every night for the whole duration of All Things Swiss. Relax and unwind while sipping Swiss wines and having a taste of Swiss cheeses over an unobstructed view of the metro.
Watches are part of the Swiss reputation. Take a peak in the artistry of the design of delicate timepieces with a showcase from notable Swiss watchmakers.
Immerse yourself in an experience of the beauty and bounty of Switzerland this coming August at Marco Polo Ortigas Manila’s All Things Swiss. Discover Swiss cheese, chocolates, timepieces, and the culture.
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