The Datai Langkawi Hosts the Wandering Palate


An extraordinary wine and dine event on the5th and 6th of April awaits you at The Datai. Uniquely situated in the tropical rainforest of Langkawi Island, the award-winning resort teams up with world-renowned wine writer and commentator, Curtis Marsh to host two wine dinners and a wine lunch showcasing celebrity wine connoisseur, Sam Neill, Burgundy expert, Allen Meadows and award-winning winemaker, Josh Jensen.This exclusive gourmet experience is presented as an all-inclusive stay package featuring two nights of accommodation and entertainment, with the option to extend your stay at preferred rates.

With over 30 years of gastronomic experience, himself, The Datai’s very own Executive Chef Conny Andersson will pair up with each connoisseur to serve four- and five-course menus especially designed to complement their handpicked recommendations.

Born and raised in Sweden, Chef Conny Andersson began his career as an apprentice on a passenger liner in Gothenburg, Sweden. For 19 years until 2007, he held Executive Chef positions at various Four Seasons properties across the globe – including Los Angeles, the West Indies, the Maldives and Bali – and winning reputable awards and accolades along the way. An expert in European cuisine, he also has a background in fine dining catering service specialising in exclusive events.

Posted on 03/31/11 by Allison