The flavour of Kolkata

The flavour of Kolkata
The bridge, the river and kids' play. Brilliantly captured by Sujay Kumar Das.

Monday, June 29, 2015

The Dragon Boat Festival in Yauatcha till 30th June

Yauatcha, the premium oriental cuisine restaurant at Quest is celebrating the Dragon Boat Festival (the Chinese festival that took place all over the world on 21st June. Read about its first ever celebration in Kolkata in the last post on this blog). This authentic Cantonese food festival started 20th June and will go on till 30th June. The small menu specially crafted for this festival celebrates varieties of sticky rice which is the traditional food eaten in celebration of this festival.

It offers Vegetable Sticky Rice in lotus leaf (Rs 295), Sticky rice with Edamame and Mock Duck (Rs 350), Sticky Rice in Lotus Leaf with Chicken and Prawn (Rs 325), Sticky Rice in Lotus Leaf with Chicken and Shiitake Mushroom (Rs 375) and Sticky Rice in Lotus Leaf with Pork Belly (Rs 650). For those who would like to taste more than one variety, there is this special Dragon Boat Sticky Rice Platter (Rs 725). All prices are without 10% service charge and taxes.

Vegetarian Sticky Rice wrapped in Lotus Leaf

Sticky Rice Platter

Yauatcha recommends a glass of wine to go with the menu.