Thursday, August 14, 2014





“May we live long and share the beauty of the moon together,

even if we are hundreds of miles apart”

by Su Shi, Minister of Culture of Song Dynasty [year 1706]

RM 78+ FOR BOX OF 4 

Beneath the glow of the Mid-Autumn moon, gather with loved ones and savour a medley of exquisite mooncakes by Lai Po Heen, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur. 

Available from now until 8 September, choose from an array of scrumptious classic, all-time favourites, the new snow skin flavours or the sinful chocolate selections. 

These dainty mooncakes will be perfectly presented in a distinctively-made two-tier gift box that comes with a touch of sophisticated red and sleek black complemented with a hint of intricate oriental motifs for the exclusive gifting to friends, family and business partners.

With five new flavours made to perfection by Lai Po Heen’s master chefs, these mooncakes are meticulously crafted using only the finest of ingredients. 

The new flavours include bamboo charcoal and green tea lotus paste baked mooncake, diced chicken ham baked mooncake with mixed nuts, dragon fruit lotus paste baked mooncake, durian paste baked mooncake with melon seeds and homemade mini snow skin mooncake with almond and tiramisu lotus paste.

For those with a penchant for baked mooncakes, you will find delight in low sugar white lotus paste, lotus paste with single or twin egg yolks, red bean and the signature mini snow skin mooncake with durian paste, one of Lai Po Heen’s annual best-sellers.

Chocolate lovers can indulge in the dark chocolate with green tea ganache and crunchy macaroon, chocolate caviar that is delicately swathed in creamy lychee filling and enfolded with white chocolate, and last but not least, indulge in the perfect marriage of passion fruit and caramelized banana encased in a velvety smooth dark 24k chocolate goodness for a decadent treat.

Sold in a box of 4s or 6s, these enticing creations are priced from RM 78+ onwards. Prices are subject to 6% service charge. Early bird purchases from 1 to 31 July will receive 15% savings. 

Corporate organizations who wish to purchase a minimum of 25 to 50 boxes in a single receipt will enjoy 10% savings, 15% savings for purchases between 51 to 100 boxes, while 101 to 200 boxes will entitle them to a 20% discount and 30% discount for purchases

above 200 boxes. 

Elite Club members will receive a special 20% savings for any purchase of mooncakes between 1 July to 8 September. Delivery services are also available at an additional of RM 80 nett per delivery within Kuala Lumpur, while delivery within Kuala Lumpur City Centre will be extended on a complimentary basis.

To purchase, please call the Mid-Autumn Festive Desk at +60(3) 2179 8797 / 8798 or email Orders can be collected daily from 11am to 8pm. In addition, the mooncakes will also be available at One Utama Shopping Centre and Isetan Suria KLCC.

About Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur.

Situated adjacent to the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur is the city’s leading luxury hotel with 643 well appointed rooms, suites and serviced apartments. 

Delight your senses with an array of cuisines showcased in 10 innovative outlets. Escape Kuala Lumpur’s urban bustle at The Spa with rejuvenating facials, body treatments and award-winning Signature Therapies for a holistic wellbeing. 

Take a dip into the infinity edge pool overlooking the spectacular city skyline or be mesmerised by the magnificent display of KLCC Lake Symphony Fountain at the Esplanade KLCC. 

For more information and reservations, visit

About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group.

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most Luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. 

The Group has grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand and now operates, or has under development, 45 hotels representing over 11,000 rooms in 26 countries, with 20 hotels in Asia, 11 in The Americas and 14 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. 

In addition, the Group operates or has under

development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.

Visit Destination MO. (, the online version of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group’s bespoke publication, MO News about our award-winning hotels, the best dining experiences, spa treatments, travel retreats and interviews with the Group’s celebrity fans is now just a click away.

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