INTERCONTINENTAL SAMUI BAAN TALING NGAM RESORT ADDS NEW STAR TO ITS
CULINARY PANEL WITH INDIAN CHEF MANI PRAKASH
Koh Samui, March 1, 2018 – The awarded InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort expands
its delectable food and beverage offering once more. The resort has appointed Mr. Mani Prakash as
the new Senior Sous Chef who oversees the resort’s culinary operations and is able to cater to the most
elaborate of Indian weddings and festivities.
Chef Mani brings with him over 16 years of culinary experience & expertise in managing operations,
having worked in different International five-star hotels in Thailand and India. Before joining
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, his earlier assignment was as the Head Indian Chef
at Amari Koh Samui. He has a keen interest in sustainable culinary practices, sourcing ingredients
locally, reinterpreting authentic Indian dishes with a modern local twist and in the heritage of world
Executive Chef Gilbert Negro says “We are delighted to have Chef Mani join our team and share his
culinary expertise to offer the best traditional food to our guests. We are positive that he will be an asset
to the property with his remarkable sense of global and local cuisine, know-how and cooking skills.”
Colourful, elegant and with a touch of Bollywood combined with mouth-watering Indian dishes,
specialities and delights. From savoury Punjabi chicken tikka to Meen mapas up to heavenly desserts
such as Gajar ka halwa and rasgulla, nothing is missing at the weekly ‘Tandoori Night’. Guests can
enjoy this fabulous Indian culinary journey every Wednesday night at the hotel’s elegant Amber
restaurant overlooking the Gulf of Thailand. Right in front of the guests, Kebabs and Nann breads are
prepared at live cooking stations under the watchful eyes of Chef Mani.
Prices start from THB 1,900 ++ per person. To reserve a table, please call on +66 (0) 7742 9104 ext.
5503 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
For traditional Indian weddings, the hotel goes the whole nine yards. Chef Mani personally meets with
the bridal couple in advance to discuss the menu and style of the celebration’s culinary requirements.
While all eyes will be on the beautiful bride and the handsome groom, an unforgettable event is prepared
with outstanding food to keep the spirits flying high and set the tone for a long and happy marriage.
The hotel’s various picturesque venue settings, from the elegant lobby lounge to the romantic beach
and the sheer endless pier, will help to frame the event beautifully. The experienced events team, with
the support of the professional service staff, ensure that all traditions and wishes are taken care of and
are immediately and flawlessly executed.