MARRIOTT BONVOY HOTELS USHER IN MID-AUTUMN WITH EXQUISITE MOONCAKES Article cover photo
18 July 2019

MARRIOTT BONVOY HOTELS USHER IN MID-AUTUMN WITH EXQUISITE MOONCAKES

Festive mooncake flavours light up the season at Marriott Bonvoy hotels across Greater Kuala Lumpur

A time of harmony and reunion with family and loved ones, the Mid-Autumn Festival is amongst the most celebrated festivals on the Chinese calendar. The 15th day of the eighth month, when the moon is at its fullest, families gather to give thanks, exchange and enjoy mooncake delicacies, a true hallmark of this joyous festival.

Crafting experiences that celebrate this traditional Chinese culture, Marriott Bonvoy hotels across Kuala Lumpur and the Klang Valley offer an enticing array of classic baked and delicate snow-skin mooncake varieties infused with new flavours, providing a contemporary take to the time-honoured tradition. This Mid-Autumn discover signature mooncake specialties with an alluring medley of sweet and savoury flavours.

W Kuala Lumpur

W Kuala Lumpur marks Mid-Autumn Festival in a typically inventive fashion through a creative collaboration along with local designer Melinda Looi. Working alongside the talented culinary brigade at Yen, the Cantonese restaurant, Melinda brings in her signature avant-garde artist’s eye for detail that can be seen in every bite.

From classic Yellow Lotus Seed Paste with Single Yolk to Almond Sesame White Lotus Seed Paste and more, delightful mooncake varieties seamlessly blend tradition with a vibrant modern day vibe.

The mooncake sets each comprise of four mooncakes, a translucent square pouch, candles, a paper lantern, a traditional storybook on Mid- Autumn tales, and a stylish opalescent tote bag, which is set to be a “must-have” accessory this season. More importantly, the tote is reusable, so you can celebrate with a limited edition ‘W Kuala Lumpur x Melinda Looi’ mooncake set and save the planet in style.

Prices start at MYR 43nett for individual mooncakes and MYR 198nett for the Box of 4 which includes a limited edition W Kuala Lumpur x Melinda Looi reusable tote bag. Mooncakes will be available for sale from 1 August to 12 September 2019. For further inquiries or to order, kindly email bf.wkualalumpur@whotels.com or contact 012 347 9088.

Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur

Latitude 03, the Deli, offers the sweetest reunions through delectable delights packed with a bounty of unique flavours. For the first time, the hotel heralds the Mid-Autumn tradition of ‘dainty’ mooncakes. Share the love with these luxurious bite-size delights handmade to perfection in a myriad of flavours, including Baked Durian and Pandan Paste.

In a bid to innovate the wheel while honouring tradition, Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur also presents special delights to chocolate and coffee lovers with their all new offerings of Mint Chocolate, Sinful Tiramisu, and Illy coffee-infused flavours. The Latitude 03 limited edition Premium Mooncake Gift Set of six mooncakes makes an enticing ensemble to gift a loved one, friends or esteemed colleague.

Prices start at RM 25nett for individual mooncakes and RM 158nett for the limited edition gift set of 6 mooncakes. Mooncakes will be available for sale from 1 August to 13 September 2019. Marriott Bonvoy loyalty members as well as Maybank, CIMB, HSBC, Hong Leong Bank and UOB Bank cardholders enjoy 10 percent off all mooncake purchases. To make an order, kindly email dining.reservations@lemeridien.com or call +60 3 2263 7434.

Le Méridien Putrajaya

The talented chefs at Le Mei, the hotel's Chinese restaurant, have fashioned an alluring selection of finely curated mooncakes that are guaranteed to please every palate. The eight mooncake varieties on offer include the signature creations of Coconut and Yam Mini Snowskin, White Lotus Paste with Single Egg Yolk, Pandan Paste with Hazelnut and other delectable flavours. In addition, those who prefer a fruity flavour may enjoy the Assorted Fruit and Nuts mooncake this year. These meticulously crafted mooncakes, made from premium ingredients, make for the perfect gifts to share with your loved ones this season.

Prices start from RM 25nett for individual mooncakes up to RM 63 nett. Mooncakes will be available for sale between 22 July to 13 September 2019. For more information please contact +603 8689 6868, or email dining.lmputrajaya@lemeridien.com.

The Westin Kuala Lumpur

When families gather together in reunion, every single moment is precious. Five Sen5es at The Westin Kuala Lumpur presents ‘YUE Fantasy’ (悦。星辰) – a selection of eternal mooncake flavours which pays homage to the old world charm of lunar worship.

Presenting eight delicious flavours of traditional baked mooncakes, guests can fulfill their cravings with the all-time favourites Black Sesame Single Yolk and Pandan Mung Bean Single Yolk. For the health-conscious, light and delicious Low Sugar White Lotus Paste and Low Sugar White Lotus Single Yolk are good choices. This year the hotel is also introducing two new flavours, Purple Sweet Potato and Taro Sensation mooncakes.

The Westin Kuala Lumpur is transforming these offerings creatively into bespoke gift box designs, including the personalised YUE Fantasy or Premium LED Light Box, which showcases treasured family memories.

Prices start at RM 118nett per set for a set of 4 mooncakes in a Classic Westin Box, RM 138nett for a set of 4 in a Premium LED Light Box and RM178nett for a set of 4 in a YUE Fantasy Box. Mooncakes will be available for sale from 1 August to 18 September 2019. To place an order or for further information, call Westin Dining at 03-2773 8495 or email: westindining@westin.com.

Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur Hotel

Relish in traditional mooncakes offered in 9 palatable flavours such as Pure Lotus with Double Yolk, Less Sugar White Lotus, Less Sugar Pandan Lotus with Single Yolk, Golden Charcoal, Less Sugar Red Bean Paste, Supreme Mix Nuts, Snow Skin Durian King, Green Tea Snow Skin, Yam and Black Sesame with Macadamia Nuts and Snow Skin Dragon Fruit Delight with Sea Bird Nest. Encased in an auspicious red vibrant box, the mooncakes by the hotel’s signature Chinese restaurant, Celestial Court is a great choice for gifting.

Prices start at RM 26nett for individual mooncakes and RM 100nett per box of four. Mooncakes will be available for sale from 22 July until 12 September, 2019. Enjoy exclusive promotional offers with Marriott Bonvoy, ClubMarriott, Maybank, CIMB and HSBC banks. To place an order or for more inquiries, please contact 03- 2717 9988 / 012 337 9980 or email Dining.Specialist@sheraton.com.

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel

Yue, the Cantonese restaurant is all set to celebrate with ‘Mid – Autumn Jewels’, showcasing the exclusive and glistening mooncake boxes featuring 4 flavours of traditionally baked mooncakes. The 4 delicious flavours include Red Bean with Melon Seed and White Lotus with Single Yolk. These exquisite mooncakes can be purchased as gifts in intricately and beautifully designed boxes with individual elements of Swan Crystal, Swan Pearl, Butterfly and Rainbow Stones. Savour them with family and friends as individual pieces or as a boxed set.

Prices start at RM 26nett for individual mooncakes and RM 168nett for the gift box of 4 mooncakes. Mooncakes will be available for sale from 22 July to 13 September 13. For further inquiries contact 03 7622 8888 or email: sheraton.petalingjaya@sheraton.com.

With so many options to choose from, don't beat yourself up if you can't make a choice! Our opinion? Give them all a try!