Citymax Ushers in Spring with Indian Festival of Baisakhi
Claypot Restaurant to Serve Punjabi Delicacies
Dubai-UAE: 29 March 2012 – Citymax Bur Dubai is marking the arrival of spring with a culinary celebration of the Indian harvest festival ‘Baisakhi’ at Claypot, its authentic Indian cuisine restaurant.
The festival will run from 11 - 20 April. Claypot will serve a special a-la-carte menu for dinner featuring delicacies from Punjab, where the festival of baisakhi takes root.
Cuisines such as ‘sarson da saag’, a traditional dish prepared with fresh mustard leaves tempered with white butter, and ‘mutton saag wala’, a succulent lamb dish cooked with spinach puree will be offered to diners. The festival’s signature culinary delights including elaborate vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes such as ‘paneer khurchan’, ‘Patiala shahi murg’, and ‘macchi Amritsari’ will also form part of the offerings. Sumptuous desserts such as ‘malai kulfi with falooda’, ‘shai tukra’, ‘gajar ka halwa’ and ‘jalebi with rabdi’ will additionally feature in the theme menu.
Additionally, staff will dress up in festive attire while the restaurant will reflect traditional festoons of the harvest festival creating an ambiance reminiscent of celebrations in Punjab. A live band will play traditional Punjabi songs to complement the gourmet fare.
Diners can also enjoy henna painting, an art that is closely associated with festivities in the sub-continent.
Claypot serves delicious traditional Indian cuisine that takes inspiration from the North Western region of the subcontinent. Designed using an appealing blend of contemporary and traditional interior décor, Claypot exudes a warm and inviting ambience creating a perfect dining experience.
Located in Citymax Hotel Bur Dubai, Claypot is open from 12 noon – 3 pm and 7pm – 1 am.
For more information, visit the Citymax Facebook page (facebook.com/ClaypotDubai) or call 044078000 to book your table.
About Citymax Hotels
Citymax Hotels is part of the hospitality division of Landmark Group, with three hotels launched in prime locations including Al Barsha, Bur Dubai, and the recently opened Sharjah. The mid-market group of hotels is a much favoured and popular choice offering a quality experience at an affordable price.
As the largest of the three properties, Citymax Hotel Bur Dubai offers 693 contemporary and comfortable rooms. It is located near the Khalid Bin Walid metro station, which gives visitors easy access to Dubai’s main attractions. Also, situated in close proximity to Karama shopping district, and only a short taxi ride away from the world’s largest shopping mall, Dubai Mall, Citymax Bur Dubai is an ideal place to stay for those visiting Dubai for a shopping break.
Situated next to the Mall of the Emirates, Citymax Hotel Al Barsha attracts a mix of both business and leisure to its 378 rooms. Main attractions include proximity to Dubai Media City and the beautiful Jumeirah Beach.
Citymax hotel Sharjah is located close to the hustle and bustle of the Sharjah Gold Centre and traditional souqs. In proximity to both Dubai and Sharjah International Airports, the hotel features 240 rooms that provide comfort and are equipped with high-speed Internet, television as well as data connections.