In an exciting first, chef Umberto Bombana from 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA in Hong Kong will cook at The Sukhothai Hotel's La Scala restaurant in Bangkok on 23 and 24 May.
The chef who boasts 13th place on Asia's 50 Best List will create an Italian themed set six course menu (see below), championing Italian ingredients and hinting at Bombana's love of truffles, assisted by the La Scala's resident executive chef, David Tamburini.
The two days will be a unique chance to try food from the only Italian chef outside of Italy to hold 3 Michelin. Bombana's dedicated service to Italian cuisine also saw him awarded the coveted Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017.
They will prepare both lunches and dinners on 23 and 24 May so there are a few chances to secure a table in what will be a very popular event.
In the meantime here's a closer look at the tempting menu:
White Asparagus & Oscietra Caviar (left image above)White asparagus and parmigiano reggiano foam
Warm Langoustine (center image above)Vegetables salad and egg emulsion _
Homemade Maccheroncini (right image above)Blue lobster ragout and sea urchin
Homemade Tagliolini (left image below)Butter, parmesan and “Melanosporum” black truffle fondue
“Fassone” Veal Tenderloin (center image below)In crisp bread crust, parsley gnocchi, green vegetable morel mushroom jus
Grand Cru Chocolate (right image below)Baked chocolate cream, cocoa nougatine and sorbet
How to make a reservation?
Be sure to reserve a table for this unmissable chance to try Umberto Bombana's exclusive menu by visiting sukhothai, calling the restaurant reservation line on 02 344 8888 or emailing [email protected]
Guest Chef Series
The special event forms the second in a new series of dinners entitled Maestros della Scala, in collaboration with Gastronauts, focusing on great Italian chefs. The series also presents the perfect opportunity to inaugurate the newly opened La Scala Italian restaurant.
The first Italian chef to appear in the series was Cristina Bowerman from the celebrated Michelin-starred Glass Hostaria in Rome, Italy.
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