dusitD2 baraquda pattaya to host exclusive South African wine dinner


PATTAYA, Thailand – DusitD2 baraquda pattaya in collaboration with the South African-Thai Chamber of Commerce, Food.com, and Hildenbrand Wines & Olive Estate will host an exclusive South African wine dinner called “A Journey to South Africa” on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at the poolside terrace of dusitD2 baraquda pattaya. The guest of honor will be the South African Ambassador, His Excellency Douglas Gibson.

DusitD2 baraquda pattaya will take guests on a culinary journey to the world’s most epic continent to sample some of the world’s most epic wines from the Hildenbrand wine on the Western Cape.

Top wines from the South African Cape will be featured and highlighted by Reni Hildenbrand as ambassador, owner and producer of Hildenbrand wines. Guests will be treated to sensational tasting wines crafted by loving hands and described by Reni herself as she is the driving force of the 300-year-old historic cellar and vineyard featured as a journey to South Africa. Guests will have the chance to feel like they are out on the farm enjoying the wonders of the Cape with a specially prepared South African inspired cuisine and the flavors from the matching wines to savor.

The first pour will be served with canapés at the alfresco Rooftop Bar – Sunset Lounge to allow guests to enjoy the sunset over the gulf of Thailand before shifting to the pool terrace to continue the 5-course wine journey. Modern classical jazz singers will insure good vibrations and create just the right atmosphere to enjoy the mellow mood with mellow wines.

As Michael Ganster, General Manager of dusitD2 baraquda pattaya, said: “We are delighted to have been asked to host this splendid event together with the South African Ambassador, Hildenbrand wines, Director of South African-Thai Chamber of Commerce, [and] Director of Food.com to offer to those who enjoy these splendid wines an evening to remember. Some tastes and evenings you don’t seem to forget; this will likely rank at the top of the list. We are proud to play our part.”

The wine dinner includes a five-course dinner, wines, and live entertainment. For more information or reservations please contact tel: 038 769 999 or
email: d2pa@dusit.com .