|chef Martin Yan. — Photo is.asia-city.com
HCM CITY (VNS) — Famed TV chef Martin Yan impressed audiences recently with his demonstrations of traditional Chinese cooking at Ngan Dinh Restaurant last Saturday and at Cafe Central An Dong at the Windsor Plaza Hotel on Sunday.
The demo was held to celebrate this year's Dragon Boat Festival, which took place on May 5 on the Lunar Calendar. It is a folk festival that has been held for more than 2,000 year, and one of the most important festivals in China as well as Viet Nam.
Eating rice dumplings and holding dragon boat races are traditional parts of the festival.
Chef Yan also celebrated Children Day with local children.
Yan, who is also the culinary ambassador for the Windsor Property Management (WMC) Group Corporation Group, began his groundbreaking Yan Can Cook show in the 1980s. It is broadcast worldwide.
According to WMC, Yan will bring his expertise to Windsor Plaza Hotel and the other WMC Group managed restaurants throughout the year.
Windsor Property Management Group Corporation specialises in the operation and management of hotels, resorts, apartments, commercial and retail properties.
The company operates the five-star Windsor Plaza Hotel, the luxury-serviced Sherwood Residence apartment building, the boutique-serviced apartment Mayfair Suites and two shopping malls, the An Dong Plaza and Lucky Plaza. — VNS