MACAU, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portuguese Seafood Rice of StarWorld Macau's Continental restaurant, Temptations, is recently recommended by CNN Travel as one of the Ten Must-try Macau Foods. The dish is remarkable for "the flavourful seafood juice (is) locked into the rice without losing its distinctive texture." Other recommended Macanese delicacies include the classic Portuguese egg tarts, pork chop buns and sweet pork jerky.
Being the travel website of one of the most authoritative media in the world, CNN Travel is dedicated to delivering up-to-the-minute travel news, destination insights, inspirational travel ideas and original observation to its readers by employing more than 800 travel contributors around the globe. The Executive Chef of StarWorld Macau, Joe Chan, expresses his gratitude in receiving this honour and shares his tips on preparing the Portuguese Seafood Rice, "The key lies in hand-picking a host of fresh and quality ingredients to deliver a rich and delectable mixture of tastes, namely blue mussels, scallops, prawns, Bacalhau, Portuguese Chouriço, tomatoes and olives, together with my seasoned olive oil. Just top the rice with a spoon of this specially prepared oil can bring the dish to another level of its own."
About StarWorld Macau Executive Chef, Joe Chan
Chef Joe has been working in the culinary industry for more than 30 years and is currently one of the very few Chinese executive chefs in Macau. Chef Joe, who specializes in Portuguese, Italian and French cuisines, is committed to developing a variety of European delicacies. Chef Joe has served many celebrities and politicians such as Luis Figo, former captain of the Portuguese national football team, and several Governors of Macau. He is also responsible for the planning and supervision of catering in VIP boxes of many international events such as the Fourth East Asian Games and Macau Grand Prix.
Temptations offers an extensive and diversified gourmet menu that allows its guests to indulge themselves in a wide range of Continental delicacies. Its signature Portuguese cuisine preserves the unique and intriguing dining culture of Macau, including Bacalhau Salad, African chicken, Portuguese Seafood Rice. Moreover, the cosy dining atmosphere of the restaurant provides a relaxing area for the guests to get away from the hassle and bustle of city life.
Address: 16/F, StarWorld Macau
Lunch period: 12:00-14:30
Dinner period: 19:00-22:00
Chef's recommendation: Portuguese Seafood Rice, African Chicken, 'German' Barbeque Duck, Sauteed French Blue Mussels with White Wine
Telephone: (853) 8290 8688
About StarWorld Macau
StarWorld Macau is located in the heart of Macau's dynamic gaming and entertainment district - the Avenida de Amizade. Being the first 5-star hotel and casino in the Galaxy Entertainment Group, the 39-storey StarWorld Macau embodies the distinct Asian characteristics of intelligence, experience and innovation, combining world-class accommodation, entertainment, leisure and dining facilities in 'one world'. Asian flair is incorporated in all the Star-grade amenities as well as in the ultra-high levels of personal service, appealing to both Asian and international tourists. Striking architecture and luxurious guest-room decor exemplify the outstanding level of quality. This attention to detail has gained StarWorld Macau recognition through numerous prestigious awards including the "5-Star Diamond Award" from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences for 5 consecutive years, and the "Top 100 Hotels of China" by the China Hotel Industry Summit. Famed for its "Star Rated" quality in hospitality, entertainment, accommodation and restaurants, StarWorld Macau is determined to offer its valued guests the prestige of "When I step into StarWorld, I shine like a star".
Address: Avenida de Amizade, Macau
Telephone: (853) 2838 3838 Fax No.: (853) 2838 3888
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