It's A Date

In celebration of the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival on 27 September, The Peninsula Shanghai presents the “Moonrageously Delicious” Homemade Custard Mooncakes, plus a gourmet selection of The Peninsula Mooncake gift sets. An exclusive Mooncake Making Master Class for media guests, hosted by Chef Yip Wing Wah, The Peninsula Hotels’ Dim Sum Ambassador and creator of the secret Peninsula Mooncake recipe, will add celebrity appeal to the seasonal celebrations. From mid July through August, Chef Yip will also meet customers at the bespoke Mooncake Store located at The Lobby, and every 50th handmade mooncake gift box will be specially autographed by Chef Yip.

JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai Tomorrow Square
’s Mid- Autumn Splendor. Usher in this auspicious Mid-Autumn festival with delectable mooncakes and a festive hamper presented by JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai Tomorrow Square. Packaged in an elegant yet stylish box, the mooncakes for each box have six different flavours including white and red lotus puree with egg yolk, ham with mixed grain, red bean puree with nuts, jasmine tea puree and Pu’er tea puree. Each mooncake box is priced at RMB 248. These festive treats will be available for purchase from now at the 360 Gourmet Shop. Enjoy special discount for early birds and bulk orders. Tel: 5359 4969, ext. 6409.

Park Hyatt Shanghai is keeping the tradition alive. A selection of classic and contemporary flavours are presented in an elegant box with a set of China’s classical elements. Impress this year with a truly luxurious gift box featuring the traditional flavours: creamy coconut paste; red bean paste; premium egg custard; mung bean paste and white lotus seed paste with salted egg yolk. Purchase a box in August to receive the early bird price of only RMB 288, instead of RMB 328. More discounts are offered for larger orders.

According to Chinese philosophy, foods born with different yin or yang energies act differently on the human body. This year, Hyatt on the Bund is pleased to present a variety of low-sugar recipe mooncakes: two infused with black yin ingredients — Sesame and XO Sauce with Scallops — and two with white yang ingredients — White Lotus Seed with Egg Yolk and Cherry. Tasty and healthy, these mooncakes will engage the senses on multiple levels and deliver amazing energy from the balance of yin and yang.

Beat the summer heat with Hyatt Regency Suzhou. No matter where you are in the world, nothing captures the sweetness of a sunny afternoon better than ice cream and ice coffee. Enjoy homemade ice cream with different flavours and various different ice coffees this summer at Tea House. For bookings and more information, tel: 6288 1234-3411.

Mooncakes at Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai. The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of China’s most celebrated traditional holidays. From the romantic legend of Chang Er ascending to the moon to the story of Yue Lao, each captures our imagination of happiness, hope and celebration. With the Mid-Autumn Festival just around the corner, it is the time of year again to celebrate in style with Jing An Shangri-La’s mooncake gift sets – the perfect gifts for family and friends.

Mid-Autumn Surprise at New World Shanghai Hotel. During Mid-Autumn Festival, mooncakes are presented to loved ones and friends to ensure their health and prosperity. In celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival, New World Shanghai Hotel introduces three sets of Moon Cake Gift Boxes – tastefully prepared and beautifully packaged to be enjoyed by family, colleagues, clients and friends.

Shanghai Marriott Hotel Luwan wants you to enjoy a cool summer. The Lobby Lounge specially presents four signature summer drinks; cumquat lemon juice, green tea yoghurt, mango yoghurt and milk tea with tortoise jelly. Go to enjoy the fantastic summer drinks. RMB 48 per glass.

Make the most of Mid-Autumn Festival traditions with Shanghai Marriott Hotel Pudong East. This year, the hotel is integrating traditional taste with a modern twist and has launched its moon cake gift packages, “Treasures of the Moon.”