EMBRACE RAMADAN TRADITIONS WITH RAFFLES DUBAI

EMBRACE RAMADAN TRADITIONS WITH RAFFLES DUBAI

DUBAI, March 26th, 2019 – As we welcome the holy month of Ramadan, Raffles Dubai unveils Arabic cooking classes, authentic Iftar and sohour experiences and spa treatments to sooth and purify the soul on this auspicious occasion.

Become a master chef in Arabic Cuisine in Solo

Hassan Abdallah, new Executive Chef at Raffles Dubai, introduces a series of Arabic cooking classes, getting you in the mood and kitchen ready for Ramadan. The hands-on classes will have foodies whipping up authentic and delicious dishes like a pro, teaching how to cook flavoursome local and Middle Eastern classics from scratch such as Warak Enab (stuffed grape leaves), Baba Ghanoush (eggplant puree) and Kebbeh Bel Laban (bulgur and meat balls in yoghurt) while demonstrating professional culinary skills. After an action-packed afternoon behind the scenes in the kitchen, the master chefs will sit down with their fellow foodies for a private lunch in Solo and enjoy the tasty meal they have prepared.

The Arabic Cooking Masterclasses take place at Solo from 11.00am to 2pm upon request between April 1st till the start of Ramadan and are priced at AED 230 per person (inclusive of soft drinks).
Classes must be booked 24 hours in advance for a minimum of six guests and groups up to 30 guests.

For more information or bookings, call +971 4 324 8888, email dining.dubai@raffles.com or visit http://www.raffles.com/dubai .

Break your fast the perfect way at Azur

Gather your family and friends and enjoy a traditional Arabic feast at Azur. With over 30 years’ culinary experience, Executive Chef Hassan Abdallah, leads the Iftar preparations and his passion for cooking authentic Arabic cuisine will ensure a dining experience to remember.  Indulge in a sumptuous array of Iftar favourites including hot and cold mezzeh, fresh salads, lamb ouzi and Arabic mixed grills, as well as dedicated shawarma, manakish, soup and carving stations. For dessert, sample an array of oriental sweet delicacies including Umm Ali, Kunafa and sticky date pudding. A delicious variety of international dishes will also be available, featuring salads, Indian and Asian cuisine, European roast meats and mouth-watering desserts and cakes. To complement your Iftar experience, a designated beverage station serves a range of classic Ramadan juices such as Tamarind, Qamar al deen, Jallab and Karakade.

Iftar is served daily in Azur restaurant throughout Ramadan, from sunset until 10:30pm.
Iftar is priced at AED 205 per person inclusive of Ramadan juices, soft drinks, coffee and tea.
Children under the age of six dine for free (one per two paying adults) and AED 95 for children aged six to 12.
For more information or bookings, call +971 4 324 8888, email dining.dubai@raffles.com or visit http://www.raffles.com/dubai .

Satisfy your Sohour sweet cravings at Raffles Salon

During the holy month of Ramadan, Raffles Salon offers Arabian Sweet Temptations during Sohour hours with an unlimited selection of fresh Arabic sweets such as Kunafa with cheese, Kellaj, Katayef with nuts, Sahlab including a choice of coffee or tea for just AED 95per person.

The Arabian Sweet Temptations are available daily throughout the month of Ramadan at Raffles Salon from 8pm to midnight.

For more information, please call +971 4 324 8888 or e-mail dining.dubai@raffles.com.
As we welcome the holy month of Ramadan, Raffles Dubai unveils Arabic cooking classes, authentic Iftar and sohour experiences and spa treatments to sooth and purify the soul on this auspicious occasion.

 

Unwind and reflect this Ramadan at Raffles Spa

In this serene time of tranquillity and reflection, Raffles Spa offers a haven for relaxation and an opportunity to escape the heat this summer and detoxify with an authentic Arabian experience. The treatment starts with a detoxifying body exfoliation which includes a stimulating basil and mint body scrub to gently nourish the skin. The scents of warm aromatic oils including Sandalwood, Frankincense and Rose will transport guests back to the ancient times of Arabia with a heavenly massage to relax the mind, body and soul yet awaken all senses.

Exclusively during the month of Ramadan, the Arabian Nights treatment is priced at AED 399 per person for 60 minutes and AED 555 for 90 minutes from 11AM till 4PM. From 4PM till 10PM, the regular prices will apply – AED 500 per person for 60 minutes and AED 740 for 90 minutes.

As the face requires more attention and protection during the warmer months, Raffles spa also offers a 60–minute deep cleansing facial customised to all skin types. This luxurious facial incorporates exfoliation, cleansing massage to promote circulation and a nourishing mask leaving the skin smooth, soft and firm.

The 60-minute Deep Cleansing Facial is priced at AED 350 per person, available daily from 11am till 10pm.

For more information and reservations at Raffles Spa, please contact +971 4314 9869 or e-mail  spa.dubai@raffles.com . www.raffles.com/dubai

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About Raffles
Raffles Hotels & Resorts boasts an illustrious history and some of the most prestigious hotel addresses worldwide. In 1887, Raffles Singapore set the standard for luxury hospitality, introducing the world to private butlers, the Singapore Sling and its enduring, legendary service. Today, Raffles continues this tradition in leading cities and lavish resort locales, enchanting travellers with meaningful experiences and service that is both gracious and intuitive. Connoisseurs of life choose Raffles, not merely for its aura of culture, beauty and gentility, but for the extraordinary way they feel when in residence with Raffles. Each Raffles, be it Paris, Istanbul, Warsaw, Jakarta or the Seychelles, serves as a venerated oasis where travellers arrive as guests, leave as friends and return as family. Raffles is part of AccorHotels, a world-leading travel and lifestyle group which invites travellers to feel welcome at more than 4,200 hotels, resorts and residences, along with some 10,000 of the finest private homes around the globe.

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