Savour seasonal indulgences for every member of the family, from authentic Malay feasts and seafood spreads to an evening entirely dedicated to chocolate …
This Christmas Eve, Serai welcomes gourmands with an international buffet of festive proportions. Seafood and Carving Stations are set to reign supreme with prawn, blue crab, octopus, spicy tuna and salmon tartare, and diver scallops on ice; followed by whole roasted turkey, giblet gravy, orange cranberry sauce, chestnut stuffing, foie gras stuffing and much, much more. Join us to herald the start of the ultimate beachside Christmas.
CHRISTMAS NIGHT BBQ AT KELAPA GRILL
Thursday 25 December, from 7:00pm
After a day of tropical fun and frolics, head to Kelapa Grill for a festive family feast showcasing a smorgasbord of starters, soups, live pasta station, carving station, grill and hot dishes… plus a special appearance by our very own carol singers. Save space for our decadent desserts, including ginger crème brulee, poached pears in red wine spice and Yule log cake. It is Christmas after all!
An ode to all things Malaysian! Join us for an epic evening of cultural dance and community cuisine. Entertained by local Malay, Indian, Chinese and Bornean dances, sample a medley of Malaysian flavours: cooked to perfection Grill Station, Pekga ‘pancake’ Station, Succulent Satay Station, Chafing Dish selection and an avalanche of aromas at the Wok Station.
KELAPA GRILL FAMILY FEAST
Monday December 29
Nothing brings the family together like a good old barbecue! Join us on the beach and around the pool for this fun family extravaganza. Taking centre stage, Chef Billy’s gastro grill wows with selections as sublime as Thyme Marinated Prawns, Lamb Koobideh and Garlic and Herb Marinated Whole Squid. Other top picks include the Live Pasta Station – with sauces from Brown Lobster to Duck Liver – plus an array of accompaniments. Arrive hungry!
KUIH BREAKFAST & BOLLYWOOD THEME NIGHT AT SERAI BEACH
Wednesday 31 December
It’s the last day of the year – so begin celebrating at breakfast (Serai) with traditional Kuih treats, a colourful display of delicious bite-sized delicacies: Buah Melaka, Kuih Bakar, Pulut Sekaya and Ketayap Pandan.
Inspired by the verve and vibrancy of India’s flamboyant film industry, our New Year’s Eve Bollywood Bash will be a show-stopping, booty-shaking night to remember! Meet at Serai Beach from 7:30pm, then navigate your way into 2015 one distinctive dish at a time: Japanese House Sashimi and Nigiri Sushi; Mumbai Station, Tandoori Specials and Bollywood Biriyanis; Seared Foie Gras and Fresh Rolled Popiah Counters, Shawarma and Satay Stations; and Tempura and Dim Sum choices – all seasoned with lashings of Bollywood joie de vivre and topped with our midnight countdown!
SHAWARMA & BLOODY MARY STATION (Family Pool from 12:00pm – 3:00pm)
… FOLLOWED BY CHOCOLATE INDULGENCE (Rhu Bar from 8:30pm)
Thursday 1 January
In need of some gentle nurturing into the New Year?! Recover from the night before and begin 2015 in luxuriously languid style with Chicken Shawarmas and Bloody Marys at the family pool from 12:00pm – 3:00pm.
As dusk falls on the first day of the year, head to Rhu Bar for a taste of chocolate heaven: a belly-bursting buffet featuring more than ten choc-tastic desserts plus Live Stations dedicated to Ice Cream and Hot Chocolate Cake. Ready, steady, indulge!
DINNER UNDER THE STARS AT SERAI BEACH
Sunday 4 January
Discover sublime sophistication with this six-course set menu: on the sand, beneath the stars and bursting with succulent seafood. Start with Crab Cake, Salmon Roe, Sliced Black Truffle and Fresh Rucola Salad and end with Caramelised Green & Red Apple Soufflé, Calvados and Cinnamon Anglaise … you’ll have to wait to discover all the indulgence that lies in between!
An ocean-tastic evening overflowing with delights of the deep: from Salmon Carpaccio and Smoked Halibut, to Lobster Chowder with White Truffle Oil and pick-your-seafood live pasta station. Then there’s a Snapper, Sushi and Seafood Tempura Station – it doesn’t get more fabulously fresh than this!
Festive theme nights are complimentary for children under 5 years old.
Prices are quoted in Malaysian Ringgit and subject to 10% service charge.
Please contact our Festive Concierge to make advance reservations.
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