Wing Wah 2010 New Hong Kong Tourist Attraction

Experience local dining culture in Tasting Hong Kong

Jan 27, 2010, 06:41 ET from Wing Wah Corporation

HONG KONG, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On 1 Jan 2010, Tasting Hong Kong (powered by Wing Wah) was launched in Hong Kong, the city that blends eastern and western culture and has a high reputation for fine foods. It is the first- ever tourist attraction based around the themes of local dining culture, festive customs and daily snacks. The cultural gallery and onsite performances not only bring excitement to visitors, but also unveil Hong Kong and its people in an extraordinary way. Tasting Hong Kong is also a convenient place to purchase souvenirs, as it gathers all the best delicacies in Hong Kong has to offer in one place for overseas travellers as well as locals.

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The Cultural Gallery

Founded by Wing Wah Cake Shop Limited, Tasting Hong Kong is located at Yau Ma Tei of Kowloon Peninsula, right next to the famous tourist spot "Temple Street." Since the 1950s, Wing Wah Corporation has been promoting traditional Hong Kong delicacies to overseas travellers. To keep up with the corporate spirit and its objectives, Tasting Hong Kong was born out of a new operation model in the industry, in which Wing Wah cooperates with travel agencies of inbound and local tours to promote this new attraction of local pastries, puddings, cakes and daily snacks. We offer multilingual guides presenting the dining history, culture and anecdotes in the gallery, just as if you were back to the old Hong Kong. We offer cake-making and tea-making demonstrations onsite and you will find it enjoyable taking photos in front of the Hong Kong landmarks illustration wall. For further details, please visit our website, http://www.tastinghk.com .

Over 100 Selected Delicacies

In the souvenir shop, there are seven delicacy corners which include "Chinese Cakes," "Puddings," "Pastries," "Snacks," "Candies," "Festive Foods," and "Chinese Tea," complete with mini food models and short videos showing the food making process. Over 100 selected local delicacies are available for self consumption and as gifts.

Chinese Pastry & Cake Making Class

We offer not only simple visits but also a unique experience - the Chinese Pastry & Cake Making Class, to make your own Chinese pastries and cakes with our master baker. In addition, our experienced tea experts from Jiangxi will show you the techniques of tea-making. You will feel delighted at the class, enjoying the Hong Kong's culture with cakes and tea. You surely will fall in love with Tasting Hong Kong no matter if you come with tour or as an independent traveller!

To celebrate the Chinese New Year, we are now having a series of festive events and a lucky draw at Tasting Hong Kong until mid-March. Don't miss it!

    For enquiries, please contact us at:

     Hotline: +852-2684-1328
     Email:   tastinghk@wingwah.com
     Contact: Ms. Flora Yeung (florahmy@wingwah.com) /
              Ms. Karen Ng (karenng@wingwah.com)
     Address: Basement, 478 Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
     Website: http://www.tastinghk.com

SOURCE Wing Wah Corporation



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