Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket to showcase Royal Thai Cuisine in Bangladesh
Phuket, Thailand – Two chefs from Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket will showcase royal Thai cuisine at a 'Thai Food and Cultural Festival' in Bangladesh from 19 to 28 July 2011.
Having worked at Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket for 21 years, demi-chef de partie Mr Boonram Chuamchuay will represent the resort with kitchen assistant Mr Eakaluk Junsakul at this 10-day international event to be held at Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel Dhaka.
Over 50,000 visitors are expected to attend the event, which is co-organised by the Royal Thai Embassy in Dhaka and Thai Airways International. "We are delighted to be invited to present world-class Thai cuisine and hospitality at the fair. “This is not only a great opportunity to introduce Thai culture to Bangladesh, it's also a showcase for two talented members of the culinary brigade working at Ruen Thai restaurant," said Mr Peter Komposch, General Manager of Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket.
The chefs plan to impress by preparing authentic southern Thai cuisine, including signatures dish Nam Prik Goong Siab (Phuket-style dipping sauce of dried-shrimp, chili and smoked shrimp paste served with vegetables) alongside with some of the famous Thai dishes , such as Tom Yam Goong’ (traditional sour and spicy seafood soup), and Tom Kha Gai (coconut soup with chicken and galangal). Ruen Thai restaurant is open for dinner at 6pm-11pm (closed on Sundays and Mondays).
For more information, visit http://dusitthanilagunaphuket.dusit.com or contact +66 (0)7636 2999 Ext. 7310
Laguna Phuket is Asia’s finest destination resort – a collection of deluxe hotels and villas including Banyan Tree Phuket, Angsana Laguna Phuket, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket, Laguna Beach Resort, Outrigger Laguna Phuket Resort & Villas, Best Western Allamanda Laguna Phuket, and Laguna Holiday Club Resort - all sharing 1,000 acres of tropical parkland and three kilometres of beach frontage with Laguna Phuket Golf Club, Canal Shopping Village, Banyan Tree Spa, four Angsana Spas, Laguna Wedding Chapel, the Quest team building facility, and Latitude, a unique stand-alone function venue.