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MGM Welcomes the Year of Golden Rat with Festive Delicacies

Thursday, January 9, 2020 4:38 pm HKT

The arrival of another Chinese New Year calls for ultimate festive feasting! To usher in a prosperous Year of Golden Rat, MGM offers an auspicious array of special festive delicacies for guests to celebrate with friends and family.

 

Delightful Festive Puddings

MGM presents the finest of homemade festive puddings and delightful gift hampers for all to spread the prosperous greetings to the loved ones. On top of the classic flavors like Coconut and Ginger Pudding and Turnip Pudding, the new Organic Earl Grey Tea Pudding has been added to the lineup this year. This new pudding, infused with bold earl grey flavor into a base of brown sugar pudding, is definitely going to be the crowd’s new favorite. Gift vouchers are available for sale from now until January 23 at Pastry Bar of MGM MACAU and Hao Guo, Chun, Five Foot Road and Miàn Duì Miàn of MGM COTAI, and redemption is available from now until January 23.

 

Sumptuous Gastronomy Offerings

Chun at MGM COTAI and Imperial Court at MGM MACAU are each serving a Chinese New Year special set dinner menu. Specializing in contemporary Cantonese cuisine, Chun’s set menu, priced at MOP8,800* for six people and available starting from January 13, includes dishes that are innovative with great respect to tradition, such as Double-boiled Fish Maw with Chuanbei, Brassia and Pork Lung, and Crispy-fried Chicken Coated with Sesame. On the other hand, Imperial Court’s set menu, crafted with luxurious seasonal ingredients, includes dishes that symbolize good fortunes, such as Wok-fried Boston Lobster with Chanterelle Mushroom, X.O. Sauces and Spring Onion, and Steamed Oasis Giant Garoupa with Cordyceps Flower and Lily Bulbs. The set is available from January 24, priced at MOP6,888* for six people. The two Chinese restaurants also offer celebratory a-la carte and dim sum dishes, tailor-made for the joyful spirit of Chinese New Year.

 

Poon Choi, or the Big Bowl Feast, a delicious mix and attentive layering of goodness inside a fortune pot, is an essential Chinese New Year dish in Cantonese culture. It symbolizes affluence and togetherness, making it a perfect treat for any friends and family gathering. From January 13 to Feburary 2, both Chun and Imperial Court will offer two kinds of Big Bowl Feast set, priced from MOP 1,580*. Both sets are packed with abalone, fish maw, Japanese dried scallop, sea cucumber and over ten other luscious ingredients.

 

The Sichuan restaurant, Five Foot Road at MGM COTAI, once again delivers a taste of the most authentic Sichuan festive delicacies to Macau, the Chengdu Nine Dishes Banquet. In Chinese culture, the number “nine” has auspicious symbolism of longevity and eternity, which is why Sichuanese serves a bountiful nine dish banquet for this most important celebration of the year. Unique and authentic dishes include Double-boiled Soft Shell Turtle with Duck in Hot and Sour Soup, Braised Fillet of Giant Garoupa with Spicy Bean Sauce and Peppercorn Powder, and Braised Pork Knuckle with Chicken, Quail Egg and Dried Bamboo Shoot. The set is available from January 20 to February 2, priced at MOP5,888* for ten people.

 

Another option outside of traditional delicacies would be the special Chinese New Year buffet at both Rossio at MGM MACAU and Coast at MGM COTAI, exclusively available on the first three days of Chinese New Year (January 25 to 27). On top of an array of fresh seafood and Chinese delicacies, Lo Hei, a unique dish mixed with fish, shredded vegetables, a variety of sauces and condiments and symbolizes abundance, prosperity and vigor, will also be served. Guests will be able to mix their costume-made flavors of good fortune to ring in the Year of Rat. The special Chinese New Year at Rossio is priced at MOP518* per person, and Coast at MOP688* per person.

 

Other restaurants at MGM COTAI and MGM MACAU will offer a variety of festive set meals, buffets and desserts during the Chinese holiday season to satisfy all palates. For reservations and enquiries, please call (853) 8802 3888 or visit www.mgm.mo。

 

*Subject to 10% service charge.

 

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About MGM

 

MGM is an abbreviation for MGM China Holdings Limited (HKEx: 2282) and is a leading developer, owner and operator of gaming and lodging resorts in the Greater China region. We are the holding company of MGM Grand Paradise, SA which holds one of the six gaming concessions/subconcessions to run casino games in Macau. MGM Grand Paradise, SA owns and operates MGM MACAU, the award-winning premium integrated resort located on the Macau Peninsula and MGM COTAI, a contemporary luxury integrated resort in Cotai, which opened in early 2018 and more than doubles our presence in Macau. 

 

MGM MACAU is a Forbes Five-Star luxury integrated resort inspired by the arts with every element of the resort infused with creativity and style. MGM MACAU has approximately 600 guest rooms and suites and boasts a number of distinguishing features, including the architecturally stunning European-inspired Grande Praça, housed under a soaring glass ceiling. MGM MACAU’s world class facilities include the MGM Art Space, dedicating over 5,000 square feet to display authentic works of art, conference and event facilities, spa, and seven signature restaurants and bars to fulfill any gastronomic craving. Our property is conveniently located on the Macau Peninsula and is directly connected to the luxury retail shopping complex, One Central.

 

MGM COTAI is the latest integrated resort of MGM in China. Designed as the “jewelry box” of Cotai, it offers approximately 1,400 hotel rooms and suites, Asia’s first dynamic theater, meeting space, high end spa, retail offerings and food and beverage outlets as well as the first international Mansion at MGM for the ultimate luxury experience. The Spectacle at MGM COTAI becomes the record holder of the largest free-span gridshell glazed roof (self-supporting) on January 19, 2019, making it the first architectural and structural GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Macau, China. MGM COTAI is being developed to drive greater product diversification and bring more advanced and innovative forms of entertainment to Macau as it grows as a global tourist destination. MGM COTAI is the largest property and the first mega-size complex project in Macau to achieve the China Green Building Design Label Three-Star Certification.

 

MGM China Holdings Limited is majority owned by MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), one of the world's leading global hospitality companies, operating a portfolio of destination resort brands including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage. 

 

 

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The Big Bowl Feast set offered at Chun and Imperial Court includes abalone, fish maw, Japanese dried scallop, sea cucumber and other luscious ingredients.
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Five Food Road once again delivers a taste of the most authentic Sichuan festive delicacies to Macau, the Chengdu Nine Dishes Banquet.
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Rossio and Coast both offer a celebratory Chinese New Year buffet that features Lo Hey, a unique dish mixed with fish, shredded vegetables, a variety of sauces and condiments and symbolizes abundance, prosperity and vigor.
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Pastry Bar at MGM MACAU launches a series of delightful Chinese New Year themed pastries to elevate the festivity.
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On top of the classic homemade festive puddings, MGM is introducing a new flavor, the Organic Earl Grey Tea Pudding to the lineup this year.

Contact:

For media enquiries, please contact:

Jessie Kuan
Director of Public Relations
MGM
Tel: (853) 8806 3412
Email: jessiekuan@mgm.mo

Karen Lam
Public Relations Manager
MGM
Tel: (853) 8806 3421
Email: karenlam@mgm.mo

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