Hong Kong Tourism Board presents the first ever Hong Kong November Feast, where wine lovers and foodies can indulge in the month of November and embark on an unforgettable journey of taste from around the globe.
Winning dishes from the 2016 Best of the Best Culinary Awards – Hong Kong’s biggest cooking competition, will be offered to guests at a 20% discount with any purchase in the restaurant. This Best of the Best Winning Dish Promotions – Chinese Cuisine will showcase 40 winning dishes in the categories of Egg, Pork, Dim Sum (rice rolls) and crab from November 1 to 30.
November babies get a special Birthday Wine treat. Visitors whose birthdays fall within November can get an e-coupon for a free bottle of wine upon spending HKD500 at participating restaurants.
Hong Kong is also the breeding ground for numerous cocktail mixologists. From November 1 to 10, take part in The Cocktail Agenda. Taste the special, locally designed and formulated Hong Kong Mix at over 30 top notch bars. Visit the website www.feedhk.com/thecocktailagenda and download the coupon to enjoy a buy one get 1 free for the HKMIX offer.
Head over to the Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui before November 12 for a fun-filled evening of authentic German food, a head spinning selection of beers and late night dancing at the German Bierfest 2016. Munich-based band, The Notenhoblers, will be performing famous tunes. Log on to www.gbfhk.com for more details.
Elite Dining Week is a culinary event that puts the spotlight on fine dining at some of the top restaurants in town and top chefs presenting culinary masterpieces, happening from November 3 to 13. Visit www.elitediningweek.com for details regarding priority booking for overseas tourists.
James Suckling, editor and CEO of JamesSuckling.com, personally selected an amazing range of wineries, from first growths to top California cabernets for the Great Wines of the World 2016 – The Grand Tasting event. Get to sample close to 150 different wines at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong. Admission fee is HKD899. Check out www.jamessuckling.com for more information.
HKTDC Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair 2016 is Asia’s annual premier wine and spirits event showcasing a wide range of quality alcoholic beverages. From November 11 to 12, get a chance to taste and learn about great wines and spirits from around the world at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Visit www.hktdc.com from more details about the fair.
The Queen’s Road East Festival is bringing a series of exciting events to Wan Chai. Check out the Lee Tung Avenue Festival de Tapas from November 10 to 13, the QRE Wine and Whiskey Walk from November 19 to 20, and the QRE Carnival from November 26 to 27.
Beertopia 2016 is a renowned international craft beer festival in Hong Kong featuring over 500 different beers from around the world, including local Hong Kong breweries, cocktails, food, live music and games. This is happening at the Central Harbourfront Event Space from November 18 to 19. Check out beertopiahk.com for admission details.
Let’s Play, Lan Kwai Fong Carnival 2016 promises visitors incomparable feasts with endless performances, games in the ambiance of Lan Kwai Fong’s charismatic lifestyle. Admission is free from November 19 to 20. From November 20 to 30 Classic Wine Pass Coupon or Grand Wine Pass Coupon holders from the CCB (Asia) Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival can get one complimentary tasting portion of the “Hong Kong Mix” cocktail from participating restaurants and bars in Lan Kwai Fong.
Tours & Classes are available for wine aficionados and gourmands to soak up new knowledge from master chefs. These are the HK Brewcraft Home Brewing Workshop, Cooking with Wine at Flame at Towngas Avenue, Dim Sum Making Class, Pre-Dinner Sunset Cruise, and the Come Horseracing Tour. Advance booking is required for each tour and class.
Log on to DiscoverHongKong.com for more information.