Marriott’s Mooncakes

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The indomitable and irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM features…

MARRIOTT’s marvellous Mooncakes…


For Those Who Appreciate the Finer Things in Life


Golden Black Truffle Baked Mooncakes with San Daniele Ham, Single Yolk & Pistachios, and a
bottle of Laurent-Perrier Brut Champagne (375ml) –

黑松露圣丹尼火腿莲蓉坚果月饼, 一瓶法国罗兰百悦香槟 (375 毫升)

Looking for the ultimate ensemble to
impress the most discerning palates this Mid Autumn Festival? Go for the best and savour four luxurious, gold-dusted
Black Truffle Baked Mooncakes with gourmet San
Daniele Ham from Italy, Single Yolk & Pistachios. An
internationally haute cuisine ingredient and the
“black diamond” in the culinary realm, the
Black Truffle produces a unique earthy
aroma; the sweet and aromatic Proscuitto di San Daniele
Ham that is revered as the King of Ham
complements the sweetness of the silky
White Lotus Seed Paste; the perfectly cooked yolk holds the right amount of saltiness; the
pistachios adds a fragrant, addictive crunch – all these goodness are encased within a black charcoal
skin, before they are brushed with edible gold dust for that touch of elegance and luxury.
Elevating this delicacy is the premium bottle of Laurent-Perrier Brut Champagne that is refreshing
and easy on the palate, complete with notes of honeysuckle, ripe peach and citrus. The epitome of
elegance and finesse, this bubbly adds that extra oomph to the mooncakes; the champagne’s
vibrant acidity cuts through the savoury richness; the lotus paste accentuates the tangy lemony flavours in
the champagne.

Assorted Baked Mooncakes!

Golden Black Truffle Baked Mooncakes with San Daniele Ham, Single Yolk & Pistachios –
S$84nett (4pcs)

A lover of black truffle or wondering how to impress your favourite people, without the champagne?
Our regal Golden Black Truffle Baked Mooncakes with San Daniele Ham, Single Yolk & Pistachios
that are also available in our regular mooncake box, boast a touch of luxury to elevate your Mid Autumn celebrations to new heights. Each bite is a delicious medley of sweet and savoury flavours,
thanks to its luscious, silky smooth lotus paste enhanced with seductive aromatic Black Truffle, San Daniele Ham and crunchy healthy Pistachios

For The Beauty Conscious

Luxurious Rose Bird’s Nest with Golden Custard Paste Snowskin Mooncakes New, Limited Edition

$108nett (8pcs)

Raise your hands if you are a fan of Bird’s
Nest and Snowskin Mooncakes. We have
the perfect one-of-a-kind snowskin
mooncake that boasts the perfect balance
of nourishment and exquisite taste. You cannot
say ‘No’ to Bird’s Nest that is
prized for its high nutritional value and antia-geing properties? Enrobed in the richness
of the golden custard lies the indulgent
bird’s nest that are infused with perfumed rose syrup
for a refreshing, aromatic treat. A decadent
indulgence to please your palate. Ladies know that Bird’s Nest is very good for the complexion.

Ladies will adore…

Champagne Truffle with Milk Green Bean Paste Snowskin Mooncakes New – $76nett (8pcs)

We all love Champagne! In the spotlight this year is the novel Champagne Truffle with Milk Green Bean Paste Snowskin –
handcrafted to a subtly sweet perfection to pamper your taste buds with the finer things in life. Leap
to the moon, and celebrate the Mid Autumn Festival with this decadent creation of luscious Milk Green Bean
Paste that is accompanied with a bittersweet champagne truffle, enveloped in a pillow-soft pastel
pink snowskin for the ultimate indulgence. The sweetness of the Milk Green Bean Paste
complements with the bittersweet Champagne core, creating a well-balanced flavour that is light on
the palate.

Cognac Truffle with Chestnut Paste Snowskin Mooncakes New- $76nett (8pcs)

Making its debut this year is the alchohol-infused Cognac
Truffle with Chestnut Paste Snowskin Mooncakes – a refreshing treat for the senses. Fusing Asian
and Western flavours – Chestnut and Cognac respectively, you can find both flavours in this
Snowskin Mooncake that excites with sweet and subtly bitter sensations. Each bite promises a
delicious and sensational unison of creamy, nutty Chestnut Paste, while the bittersweet Cognac
truffle core balances the sweetness, resulting in a creation of unparalleled pleasure and excellent taste.

The Travelling Gourmet TM says, “Keep calm and eat Mooncakes from the Marriott”

320 Orchard Road, Singapore 238865
Tel: (65) 6735 5800 Fax (65) 6735 9800

About thetravellinggourmet

As a renowned Travel, Food & Wine Writer he has travelled the world in a keen & indomitable pursuit of exotic delicacies & fine wines. His articles have been published in over 20 prestigious publications, both local & international. Dr. Lim has toured and trained in Wine Evaluation & Oenology in most of the world's top wine producing areas from France to Australia. The Travelling Gourmet says, "Gastronomy has no frontier. These are the gastronomic voyages of The Travelling Gourmet. My unending mission. To explore strange new cuisines, to seek out new wines and new culinary experiences, to boldly go where no gourmet has gone before...." Have pen, will travel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any other information storage & retrieval system, without permission from Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet and/or MSN. Material may be works of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents may be true but may also be products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance whatsoever to actual person or persons, either dead or living, events, or locales may be entirely and purely coincidental and unintentional. No part of this website may be used to villify others or for criminal purposes. Interests: Travel, Food, Wines, Cooking, Wine Appreciation, Parachuting, Languages, Music, Reading, Swimming, Hunting, Ballet, Fencing, Archery, Anthropology and more... The Travelling Gourmet is a copyrighted trademark. All rights and photos reserved. No part may be reproduced without permission.
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