Press Release


Press Release

Makati Shangri-La, Manila Offers a Dessert Making Class and Cocktail Cupcakes this Summer

Sweet Summer Duet

Manila, 18 March 2014 –Makati Shangri-La, Manila’s Executive Pastry Chef Romain Renard offers a Sweet Summer Duet and Cocktail Cupcakes for the whole month of April.

Chef Renard invites guests to delight in saccharine treats and enjoy an exciting class with a partner as he conducts a Sweet Summer Duet, a dessert making class on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 1 to 5 p.m. Attendees will learn how to create innovative desserts with unusual and exciting flavor combinations, such as basil panna cotta with green apple and fennel salad, chocolate mousse with Maltesers and Mikado, and a chocolate cremeux with olive oil on toasted bread and sea salt. Seats are limited and priced at Php 6,000 net per pair. Price includes high tea and a glass of sparkling wine.

Chef Romain Renard’s 20 years of patisserie experience in the kitchens of Michelin-rated restaurants and five-star hotels from around the world has made him a pastry master and he promises that the class will be casual and fun, as well as highly informative. “It will be like welcoming them all into my kitchen at home,” states Chef Renard. “What our guests can expect to take away from this class is that creating a dessert together is just as enjoyable as eating it.”

Meanwhile, cupcake lovers may bask in the summer sun while enjoying Cocktail Cupcakes, a special menu of liquor infused cupcakes that include: Strawberry Daiquiri (strawberry cake laced with dark rum and topped with a strawberry and rum buttercream frosting), Tequila Sunrise (orange cake laced with tequila, topped with grenadine and orange frosting), Mint Mojito​ (mint and lime cake laced with dark rum, topped with rum and lime buttercream frosting), Kahlua Mudslide​ (chocolate cake laced with Kahlua and topped with Kahlua buttercream frosting) and more.

Cocktail Cupcakes is available at Sinfully by Makati Shangri-La at Greenbelt 5 for a limited time only. For orders or more information, please contact Sinfully by Makati Shangri-La at (63 2) 729 66 26 or email slm-sinfully@shangri-la.com.

Sinfully by Makati Shangri-La is a stand-alone dessert boutique at Greenbelt 5, featuring one-of-a-kind chocolate collections, cakes and confections for individualized preferences. It is open during mall hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sundays to Thursdays; and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

In the social media channels, Makati Shangri-La, Manila is on Facebook (/MakatiShangriLa), Twitter (@MakatiShangriLa) and Instagram (@MakatiShangriLa). 

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages more than 80 hotels under the Shangri-La brand with a room inventory of over 34,000. Shangri-La hotels are five-star deluxe properties featuring extensive luxury facilities and services. Shangri-La hotels are located in Australia, Canada, mainland China, Fiji, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sultanate of Oman, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in mainland China, India, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Sri Lanka and the United Arab Emirates. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com.

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