The Villa d'Este is one of the world's grandest hotels that overlook the famed Lake Como in Italy. Located in Cernobbio, Villa d’Este is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is home to both an opulent lakeside hotel and critically acclaimed Veranda restaurant. Guest Chef Michele Zambanini will be presenting a gastronomic adventure at Dolce Vita in Mandarin Oriental, Singapore from 4 to 7 February 2015. With over 15 years at Villa d'Este and well-known for his culinary background and flair of incorporating traditional flavours in varied styles, this is an experience not to be missed!
Diners can look forward to world-class regional specialties, such as an appetising Risotto alla barbabietola, a tangy combination of beetroot risotto, raw scallops and pistachios as a refreshing starter; Crema di baccala, astice blu, a blue lobster topped with salt cod cream and rosemary chips, or Filetto di manzo, an irresistible beef fillet accompanied by a tantalising duck liver-stuffed ravioli, served with apple compote.
Entice the palate further with noteworthy masterpieces, including the savoury Saltimbocca di rana pescatrice, monkfish paired with fregola and clams; delectable Guancetta di vitello brasata, a succulent braised veal cheek and sweet roots puree. Complete the unforgettable fine dining experience with a Barolo wine-scented Tiramisu or Trilogia di dessert Villa d’Este, an indulgent trio treat of Villa d’Este’s signature desserts.
Available from 4 to 7 February 2015, a three-course lunch is priced at SGD 75 per person, four-course lunch at SGD 85 per person, whereas dinner is priced at SGD 118 for a four-course set menu and SGD 145 for a five-course set menu. For reservations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +65 6885 3500. All prices quoted are subject to 10% service charge and 7% government taxes.