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The Dharmawangsa Jakarta Announces Collaboration with Garuda Indonesia for “Star Chefs Signature Dishes on Board” Program

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta is proud to announce collaboration with Garuda Indonesia, the 5-star airline, to introduce the signature creations of Executive Chef, Felix Budisetiawan, which will be presented on Garuda Indonesia’s Jakarta-Amsterdam return flights to First Class and Business Class passengers from 15 April 2016 to 15 May 2016.

Executive Chef Felix Budisetiawan, who has been chosen among other two award-winning chefs, Will Meyrick from Hujan Locale and Gilles Marx from Amuz Gourmet, will present specially crafted menu based on the unique and diverse Indonesian traditional dishes around archipelago. The First Class and Business Class passengers will be able to enjoy a true gastronomic experience of modern Indonesian fine dining culinary; a modern approach of Indonesian cuisine presented in an elegant way using French technique, combining East and West flavor, with menu comprises coriander cured salmon carpaccio with coconut lemongrass panna cotta and pink ginger foam as appetizer, 6 hours braised “kalio style” beef short ribs as main course and Klapper Tart for dessert.

Garuda Indonesia’s Star Chefs Signature Dishes on Board program will first be hosted by Chef Will Meyrick from Sarong, Mamasan and Hujan Locale in Bali and E&O in Jakarta, presenting his signature dishes on the Denpasar-Sydney and Denpasar-Melbourne return flights in February 2016. In March 2016, Amuz Gourmet’s Chef, Gilles Marx will be presenting the dishes on the airline’s Jakarta-Tokyo return flights.



The Dharmawangsa’s Bimasena Spa has received a Readers' Award from Condé Nast Johansens’ 2nd annual Luxury Spa Awards 2016

Jakarta, 16 November 2015 - As Condé Nast Johansens announced the winners of the 2nd annual Luxury Spa Awards 2016, The Dharmawangsa Jakarta’s Bimasena Spa has officially been awarded a Condé Nast Johansens Readers’ Award. The winner has been determined by the combined result of Condé Nast Johansens’ online voting, guest feedbacks and local expert reports. According to the award, “The Dharmawangsa's Bimasena Spa focuses on treating both your mental and physical well-being. Through a long list of beauty therapies, massages, hydrotherapy, hair and skincare treatments, the aim is to have you leaving fully restored and rebalanced.”

Condé Nast Johansens is the leading reference guide for independent travelers. It is "a global collection approved by Local Experts". It is a place for readers to search for luxury hotels, spa, country houses, boutique retreats, celebratory venues or beach paradises; they offer inspiration and assistance in finding the perfect place for every occasion. Each of the property listed is annually recommended by one of our team of Local Experts. If a property is recommended by Condé Nast, it is trusted that there will be an exceptional experience.