PHUKET: Chef Kritphan Jitmanowan and his skilled team from Le Meridien Chiang Mai pops up at Ginja Taste restaurant to excite the palates of Phuket diners with the unique taste of northern Thai cuisine.

For Food lovers, do not miss out the chance to try the Lanna cuisine at the guest chef’s event, ‘Chiang Mai Flavors, which is happening from 20 – 26 November 2019 at Ginja Taste & Ginja Cook, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa.

The programs for the extraordinary cooking and dining experience are as follow:

Lanna A la Carte Menu from 20 – 26 November 2019 from 6.00 – 10.00 pm at Ginja Taste

Tantalize your taste buds with the selection of northern dishes on the a la carte menu. The must-try dishes to look out for Nam Prik Num – Green chili dip with boiled egg and raw vegetables; Nam Ngew Moo – Lanna rice noodle with miced pork, dried ‘Ngew’ flowers and blood pudding in tomato-pork broth; Gang Hang Lay Nue Nong Lai – Braised beef shank with ginger and Chiang Mai curry style.

A la carte menu is starting from THB 399++ per portion. For a couple, we would recommend to choose the 10-course set menu (sharing style) for two, priced at THB 2,499++ or THB 1,999++ for vegetarian set menu.

Northern Thai Cooking Class on 22 November from 8.00 am to 12.00 pm at Ginja Cook

Chef Kritphan will conduct a live cooking demonstration at Ginja Cook followed by 4-course authentic dishes from Northern of Thailand. The highlight dishes include Khao Soi Gai – Mild coconut curry broth with tender chicken and egg noodles; Nam Prik Ong – Minced chicken and tomato dip with poached vegetables and crisp pork rinds; Larb Moo Krua – Minced pork salad with local herbs and dried chili and Nga Tum Ooi Yang Lae I-Tim – Grilled sweet Northern Thai sesame cake with coconut ice-cream. The intimate cooking class includes the local market tour.

Price is THB 2,500++ per person (food only).

Chiang Mai Flavors Buffet Dinner on 26 November from 6.00 – 10.00 pm at Ginja Taste

The extraordinary night to immerse yourself into the delicious tastes of Northern Thai and Lanna cuisine. A variety of noodles, curries, main dishes accompanied with a selection of salads, chili dips and appetizers. Be sure to save some room for mouth-watering desserts. Price is THB 1,299++ per person.

Kid Dine Free on buffet and from kids menu for children aged below 7 years old when dine with a paying adult. 50% discount for children aged 7 – 12 years old on buffet promotion. For more information or reservations, please contact the Food & Beverage team by email at or call +66 076 338 000.