The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort is preparing to host a glittering wine dinner for guests this month by featuring a collection of bespoke wines from the renowned Vollereaux Winery. Set to take place on May 28th, 2023, against the stunning background of the Indian Ocean, this exceptional dining experience will include a six-course menu meticulously paired with selected wines from Vollereaux – a winery with more than 200 years of winemaking heritage spanning six generations.
The Export Director of Vollereaux, Julien Breuzon will host the evening for guests at the property, offering guests valuable insights into the vineyard’s rich history, production methods and flavourful profiles. Bringing over 20 years of experience to the island, Breuzon will expertly guide guests through every wine selection featured during the exceptional dinner event. Additionally, The Westin Maldives will also be showcasing a personalized Vollereaux Champagne bottle and tasting at Sunset Bar, to celebrate the resort’s commitment to provide guests with ultimate indulgent experiences.
The six-course menu curated under the direction of Executive Chef Jorge Colazo will seamlessly blend local flavours with a fine dining twist, complemented by excellent pairings of a variety of Vollereaux wines. From Fines de Claires oyster with Vollereaux Champagne, Maldivian tuna tartar matched with La petit Balthazar Vioginer-Sauvignon Blanc 2021, to Smoked Angus beef paired with Quintessence Ventoux Chateau pesquie Rouge 2020, each dish will offer a unique culinary experience. Moreover, the elevated menu is designed to echo Westin's Eat Well pillar, prioritizing nutritious and wholesome ingredients that nourish both the body and mind.
Deepak Kumar, Director of Food & Beverage of The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort remarked, “We are excited to bring this unique dining experience to our guests. This exclusive event is the perfect opportunity for guests to connect and savour world-class cuisine and wines in an unforgettable setting.”
Accommodating a limited number of guests, the exclusive wine dinner will follow the winery’s philosophy “that wine is a gathering point”. The intimate event will commence at 7:30 pm and is priced at USD 245++ per person. Therefore, sign up to be part of this exquisite gastronomical adventure staged in one of the world's most iconic destinations, The Maldives.