Makati Shangri-La Manila, a five-star luxury hotel in Makati Central Business District, announces the appointment of Chef Ben Lam as its new Executive Chinese Chef. Chef Ben Lam will head the culinary team of Shang Palace, the hotel's premier Chinese restaurant, and will be responsible for the continuous development of the restaurant's menu and for the maintenance of the quality and standards of food preparation.
Shang Palace is primarily known for its exceptional Cantonese cuisine making it a destination restaurant for both locals and visiting guests. "We will be keeping most of our Cantonese dishes, including the dim sums" said Agnes Chuah, Shang Palace’s operations manager.
"In addition to our existing Cantonese menu, Chef Ben Lam will be introducing new dim sum items as well as a selection of Cantonese specialty dishes" Chuah added. Chef Ben Lam grew up in Hong Kong where he received his culinary training from a young age, gaining solid expertise in Cantonese cooking during his professional practice as a chef.
|Steamed Crystal Skin Shrimp Dumpling|
|Steamed Pork Dumplings with Fish Roe|
|Steamed Beef Balls|
|Steamed Beef Stomach with Curry|
|Deep-fried Chiu Chow Fish Ball|
|Water Pan-Fried Shanghai Pao|
|Fried Onion Flavored Flaky Cake|
|Chilled Jelly Fish with Sour and Spicy Sauce|
|Chilled Sliced Salmon with Ginger and Scallion|
|Sichuan Style Shredded Sea Cucumber|
|Spareribs with Pumpkin, Taro and Coconut Milk in Clay Pot|
|Sautéed Diced Beef Tenderloin with Chinese Wine, Vinegar and Black Soya Sauce|
|Shang Palace Fortune Chicken|
|Poached Wantons with Vinegar and Chili Sauce|
|Stewed Sichuan Chili Duck|
|Deep-Fried Prawn Balls Coated with Oatmeal in Thousand Island Sauce|
|Mango Rice Roll with Desiccated Coconut|
|Red Bean Paste Dumpling Coated with Green Tea Powder|
Combining your fine Chinese dining at Shang Palace with a luxurious Staycation at the Makati Shangri-La Manila (check room rates). The hotel features 696 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites. Makati Shangri-La Manila is centrally located in Ayala Center within walking distance to retail and dining outlets.
Makati Shangri-La Manila
Ayala Avenue corner Makati Avenue, Makati City
Contact: +63 (02) 814-2580