PRLog - May 6, 2014 - PASAY CITY, Philippines -- Spiral takes you on a journey through time to discover timeless Filipino traditions, crafts and heirloom cuisine refined by women this 9th of May until 17th of May at Spiral.
Mother's Day at Sofitel Manila
Witness live demonstrations from women artisans from Luzon – from an Abel IIoco weaver from Paoay, Ilocos Norte, barong embroiderer from Taal, Batangas, basket weaver from Manila. Guests will be invited to take part in live demonstrations at Spiral during lunch and dinner from 10th May until 17th May where they will get the chance to learn more about the rich traditions of weaving and embroidery in the Philippines.
The mother’s legacy will continue with the culinary traditions – Spiral’s female chefs will be preparing local culinary favorites. The Spiral master chefs and team will also present the secret recipes of three generations of mothers in their family.
Spiral will have a Filipino fiesta ambiance with traditional Ilocano dishes being on offer such as sinugba, pinakbet, longanisa, lechon and an empanada live cooking station. Editha Dacuycuy, pioneer of dragon fruit farming will be giving a sampling of dragon fruit products such as cookies and wine produced in Burgos, Ilocos Norte. There will also be a sampling of cornik which is famous from this region.
Discover the art of floral expression as our resident stylist Larry Pagsanjan bring out the florist in you as you create your own botanical creation with floral arrangement workshops on the 10th of May for dinner and May 11th for brunch.
A Mother’s Day Legacy is in collaboration with the Provincial government of locos Norte, Bergamo and S.C. Vizcarra.
Spiral patrons get a chance to win prizes from Jewelmer and L’Oreal Paris.
Spiral’s Mother’s Day Brunch is from 12 noon to 3:00 pm. Rate is set at PHP 3,550+++ for adults and PHP 1,500+++ for kids. Dinner rate is set at PHP 2,550+++ for adults and PHP 1,300+++ for kids. Kids 4 years old and below are free.
A Mother’s Legacy Fashion Show at Spiral
Women artisans will be honoured this May at Spiral from women chefs, craftswomen to captains of industry. Witness a fashion show dedicated to showcasing the works of the finest female weavers from Ilocos Norte, called Abel Iloco, a cotton loom woven textile with a rich tradition dating back to 1572. Designer Ryan Madamba who hails from Ilocos Norte will be giving Abel Iloco, considered to be the local tweed a modern twist by incorporating it in his luxury resort and evening wear collection.
The fashion show on the 13th of May at Spiral will also honor Filipina leaders that were named as Sofitel’s remarkable mothers.
Mothers get a chance to win prizes from Jewelmer and L’Oreal Paris.
Sofitel Remarkable Mother’s Fashion Show at Spiral dinner rate is set at PHP 2,550+++ for adults and PHP 1,300+++ for kids. Kids 4 years old and below are free.
For reservations and inquiries, please go to https://www.facebook.com/
Mother’s Day Rooms Package
Pamper the most important woman in your life, your mom this Mother’s Day and let her indulge and experience luxury with French flair at Manila’s only five-star luxury resort hotel, Sofitel Philippine Plaza. Lavish her with spa treatments from Le Spa. Give her a priceless gift of beauty by making her discover her inner beauty with Vietura aesthetic lifetstyle which provide 100 percent non invasive treatment programs that are tailor-made. And to finish off, a healthy lifestyle with yoga by the seawall garden, swimming or playing tennis with the backdrop of the breath taking Manila Bay.
Mothers booking the Mother’s Day rooms package during May 9-11, 2014 will be receiving a special three strand freshwater pearl bracelet as remembrance of their stay.
For booking and inquiries, please email at H6308@sofitel.com.
To discover Sofitel Manila, please visit http://sofitelmanila.com/
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