Calling all meals and wine lovers: following a particularly profitable launch final 12 months, Charm Thai, the favored Thai restaurant on the Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina, will host a limited-seating, one-night-only Grape Decision Season 2 occasion on the 18th of June.
Well identified for its modern dishes that seamlessly fuse conventional components, delicate flavours and the advanced tastes related to Thai cooking, Grape Decision Season 2 will see the meals at Charm Thai taken to even higher heights, with a five-course tasting menu accompanied by a sommelier-approved choice of uncommon and intriguing matching wines.
Whether diners are seasoned wine connoisseurs or simply benefit from the occasional tipple, the feast match for 2 on the 18th guarantees to ship an actual deal with for the style buds, starting with a glass of bubbles.
The excellent aperitif, Alberto Nani Organic Prosecco is a shocking glowing with a floral bouquet and minerally, fruity end that won’t solely awaken tastebuds, however present the right prelude to the dishes that observe.
For their first course diners will take pleasure in fragrant Yum Ma-Muang Goong (inexperienced mango salad), Charm Thai’s connoisseur tackle traditional Nam Tok Nua (Thai beef salad) adopted by the poached scallops with piquant plah sauce, whereas sipping on a sublime, well-balanced natural sauvignon blanc from famed Italian wine makers Livio Felluga.
Moving on to the recent starters, the second course consists of tender stuffed calamari completed with Thai seafood dressing, succulent lamb ribs in a Thai-style BBQ sauce or hen dumplings with do-it-yourself candy and bitter sauce. Australian wine model of the second 19 Crimes’ full-bodied, toasty, oaky chardonnay Hard Chard has been chosen as the right accompaniment to those dishes, being assertive sufficient to carry out their daring, shiny flavours, with out overpowering them.
As the night progresses, a really distinctive wine – and one which will likely be new to many – is given the prospect to shine: the unique, award-winning JCV Ramato Pinot Grigio. This pure orange wine from Chile’s Casablanca Valley is made the standard ramato method, with the pinot grigio grapes, juice and skins left to mingle collectively to supply a distinctive-looking and tasting drink. Blood orange in color, with a lightweight and vigorous style that includes lingering notes of pomegranate and pear, this wine is an actual revelation and works significantly effectively with a bowl of Charm Thai’s creamy Khao Soi Pou Alaska (coconut curry noodle soup with king crab).
With the richness of the dishes intentionally ramped up for the principle course, the dishes served embody Thai purple curry with melt-in-the mouth roasted duck, succulent stir fried lobster in home chill sauce and aromatic, herb-flecked lamb chops with wok-fried noodles, two standout wines have been chosen as accompaniments. Once once more, Snoop Dogg-endorsed 19 Crimes greater than delivers with ‘The Deported’, a purple wine infused with freshly roasted cold-brew espresso and that includes a full palette of redcurrants, juicy darkish cherries and chocolate. A glass of Golan Heights Winery’s clean Yarden Cabernet Sauvignon – Israel’s most awarded wine – in the meantime brings alluring, earthy aromas of spice, herbs, ripe plums and French oak to the desk.
A dessert of conventional Thai candy sticky rice with recent mango and coconut ice cream is made all of the extra scrumptious when loved with glass of aromatic, well-balanced pale pink and peachy Frescobaldi Ammiraglia Alie Rose and can present a becoming finish to a really memorable night.
WHEN: 18th June 2022
TIME: 7 PM onwards
WHERE: Charm Thai, Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina (indoor seating)
- AED 450 per couple.
- Early chook worth: AED 380 per couple (bookings to be made till 10th June)
BOOKINGS: Please go to the Charm Thai Instagram web page (@charmthaidxb) and click on the reserving hyperlink, name or WhatsApp: + 971 54 997 8598