If the unveiling of the Michelin awards next week has you excited, there is a post-awards gala dinner that would be an extremely indulgent way to celebrate.Hidemichi Seki of Tenku RyuGin
City of Dreams Macau has managed to amass seven Michelin-starred chefs to cook together for one night, with a mighty seven-course meal paired with Robert Parker–rated wines at this black-tie dinner event next Thursday, 30 November 2017.
The14-hands dinner will include the culinary pizzazz of Alain Ducasse of Alain Ducasse au Plaza Athénée in Paris (3 stars), Tam Kwok Fung of Jade Dragon in Macau (2 stars), Kwong Wai Keung of Hong Kong’s T’ang Court (3 stars), Hidemichi Seki of Tenku RyuGin in Hong Kong (2 stars), Noah Sandoval of Oriole in Chicago (2 stars) and Fabrice Vulin of The Tasting Room in Macau (2 stars), as well as a dish made by celebrity Nicholas Tse.
Noah Sandoval of Oriole
With a menu entitled “Star-Studded Memories”, each chef has been asked to create a dish based on a precious memory. Here is what diners at the gala dinner can look forward to sampling:Gamberoni, delicate jelly and caviarAlain DucasseChampagne Mumm Grand Cordon Brut NV Poached free-range chicken in ginseng brothTam Kwok FungChâteau des Quarts Pouilly-Fuissé Clos des Quarts 2012 (RP 92) Brittany blue lobster tart, watermelon and yuzu vinaigretteFabrice VulinDomaine Pernot-Belicard Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Champ Gain 2013 (RP 91)
Chilled Miyazaki Wagyu beef shabu-shabu with Hokkaido sea urchin and supreme broth jellyHidemichi SekiChâteau La Tour Figeac Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classé 2012 (RP 92) Braised South African abalone with shiitake mushroomKwong Wai KeungDomaine David Duband Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Sentiers 2012 (RP 90–92)
Cured and roasted Racan pigeon breast, charred cipollini onions, smoked black pepper and dried blueberriesNoah SandovalDomaine Stéphane Ogier Côte-Rôtie 2011 (RP 93) Rose profiteroles, rose water and lychee jelly, dehydrated rose petals and caraway-seed bread sticksNicholas TseJean-Marc Roulot l’Abricot du Roulot liqueur
The price for this extravaganza? MOP/HK$4,888 per person. But it’s not often you get Alain Ducasse and Noah Sandoval in a kitchen together along with some of Hong Kong and Macau’s finest. Plus, they’ve thrown in Hong Kong pop diva Joey Yung, who will be adding her vocal stylings to the culinary delights.