Sunday, July 14, 2013

Dinner at The Oriental Leyte's Jasmine Restaurant


The Jasmine Restraurant at The Oriental Leyte, the only first-class hotel in Eastern Visayas, celebrates international and local cuisines through their scrumptious culinary creations, putting a twist to our all-time favorite dishes. The Jasmine, located at the ground floor of the hotel, is becoming a favorite venue for functions and receptions in the region. Its stylish interiors, matched by a stellar menu of mouth-watering dishes, The Jasmine will surely make any small gathering or grandiose event a memorable one. Here is a preview of what to expect at The Jasmine Resturant at The Oriental Leyte.


Soup

Seafood Chowder Soup
Seafood Chowder Soup
a ceam based soup mixed with fish, clams and crabmeat served in a bread bowl

Appetizer

Kilawin na Tanigue
Kilawin na Tanigue
raw fish marinated in vinegar, spices and coconut milk

Green Mango Salad
Green Mango Salad
cubed green mangoes mixed with cucumber, onion and bell peppers with bagoong dressing

Main Dishes

Grilled Tanigue
Grilled Tanigue
slices of tanigue grilled to perfection and served with sauteed vegetables

Pinakbet
Pinakbet
an Ilocano dish of sauteed vegetables in gourmet shrimp paste and topped with pork bits

Hinatukan na Manok
Hinatukan na Manok
a Waray dish of native chicken cooked in coconut milk

Beef Kaldereta
Beef Kaldereta
chunks of stewed beef sauteed in olive oil, garlic, olives and fresh tomatoes, and slow cooked until tender

Dessert

Pannacotta
Pannacotta
an Italian dessert made with simmered cream milk, sugar and mixed with gelatine
Our personal favorites are the Hinatukan na Manok, a dish that can represent Waray cuisine, and Beef Kaldereta, a classic Filipino dish made extra special. The Jasmine will definitely be one of our reasons to (re)visit and (re)discover Leyte.

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This superb dining experience was part of our recent visit to Leyte during Pintados-Kasadyaan Festival 2013. We would like to thank The Oriental Leyte for hosting our dinner last June 29, 2013.

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Book now at The Oriental Leyte and experience The Jasmine. Call The Oriental's Manila Reservations at Manila Sales Office: +63 (2) 994 5644 l +63 (2) 856 4116 or The Oriental Leyte at +63 (53) 323 3881 to 84. For the lastest promos, log on to www.theorientalhotels.com or like them on Facebook at facebook.com/TheOrientalLeyte.

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