(Christmas Feature 2013) Food Trail at The Star Vista with Food&Travel Magazine

Thanks to Regent Media’s invitation, a bunch of readers and bloggers gathered at The Star Vista for an exciting food trail, sampling some of the establishments’ Christmas menus.

Loads of festive rewards are lined up at The Star Vista this celebratory season.

From 15 November to 31 December 2013, spend a minimum of $80 and stand to win shopping and dining vouchers in the Sure-Win Lucky Dip. Other Christmas treats include complimentary gift wrapper and sticker with a minimum of $60 spent. You can top up to $120 ($90 for CapitaCard members) to redeem a specially designed Xmas mug. CAPITASTAR members get extra goodies.

There’re no short of dining establishments at The Star Vista. Confirmed coffee lovers can head over to Jamaica Blue for some Christmas desserts to complement a warm cuppa Signature Blend Latte.

Taking its name from the Blue Mountains in Jamaica, one of the world’s best coffee-growing regions and the origin of one of their exquisite coffee blends, Jamaica Blue prides itself for its fine selection of coffees.

Jamaica Blue Signature Blend Latte

Cute latte art!

Classic Chocolate Mousse Pot

The Fabulous Christmas Sampler includes a platter of two desserts and your choice of either the Jamaica Blue Signature Blend Latte or a pot of earl grey tea.

French Bread & Butter Pudding

Jamaica Blue
Website: www.jamaicablue.com.sg

From 16 December 2013 till 5 January 2014, Brotzeit German Bier Bar & Restaurant presents a Christmas menu of traditional German fare, which includes the classic Beef Wellington, Gefullte Truthanbrust (Roasted Turkey Breast) and Weihnachtspfandl (family platter to share), accompanied by a glass of Heisser Gluhwein or malty Weihnachtsbier.

Beef Wellington ($46)

The Beef Wellington is a standout. Prime cut tenderloin (200 grams) cooked to tender juicy perfection, fine leg ham, and mushrooms are encased in a crispy puff pastry, and served with sautéed beetroot, parsnip, spinach and slow-cooked baby potatoes.

Weihnachtspfandl (family platter to share)

Heisser Gluhwein ($12.50)

Take delight in the warm and soothing Heisser Gluhwein, which is essentially homemade mulled red wine spiced with cinnamon and cloves. This traditional German beverage is commonly drunk in winter to keep warm and cosy.

Brotzeit German Bier Bar & Restaurant
Website: www.brotzeit.co

From 15 November till 29 December 2013, OWL Café is offering a value-for-money Christmas set menu at $14.80 (U.P $18.80) that includes the Thai-styled Chicken Strips Salad, Mushroom Cheese Baked Spaghetti in Creamy Sauce, and Brownie with Vanilla Ice Cream.

Thai-styled Chicken Strips Salad

Mushroom Cheese Baked Spaghetti in Creamy Sauce

Brownie with Vanilla Ice Cream

Spaghetti Laksa with Tiger Prawns

Apart from the Christmas menu, OWL Café is also having a 1-For-1 Lunch promotion ($20++) from 12pm-2pm daily.

OWL Café
Website: www.owlcafe.com.sg

Christmas Star Indulgence ($10)

End off the night on a sweet note at Marble Slab Creamery with the Christmas Star Indulgence. Vanilla ice cream is mixed with kinder bueno, brownie and walnuts, served in a waffle bowl that’s dipped in chocolate.

Christmas Star Layered Log Cake ($58.80)

Also available are Christmas Star Logcakes that are perfect for parties and gatherings. The Christmas Star Layered Log Cake comprises four distinctive layers of salted peanut, red velvet, cool mint and double dark chocolate ice cream flavours.

Marble Slab Creamery
Website: www.marbleslab.com.sg