MUSANDAM, Oman – January 19, 2015 – With the new year well underway, Six Senses Zighy Bay is delighted to announce the kick off of their popular visiting chef series for 2015 Sense on the Edge, the resort’s fine dining restaurant, launches the program by hosting Michelin-starred Chef Richard Turner visiting from his eponymous restaurant, Turners, located in Birmingham, England on February 27 to 28.
The notable guest chef will feature his classic, clean creations with a focus on seasonal ingredients and flavors with French influences during two special culinary evenings. Self-taught, Turner famously secured his Michelin Star in 2009 and has wowed food lovers from around the world ever since. He believes that looking after his guests and using the freshest seasonal produce is the real reason for his success.
“We’re excited to stage an extraordinary culinary experience at Sense on the Edge by welcoming Chef Richard Turner for the second time. This initiative strengthens our commitment to crafted experiences and innovation, not just menus. Chef Turner will be supported at the two dinners by the resort’s newly-appointed Chef de Cuisine Jonathan Rix. The Six Senses culinary team looks forward to welcoming guests in February and at future dining events throughout the remainder of 2015,” said Executive Chef Richard Lee.
Located 961 feet (293 meters) above sea level nestled into the mountains side, Sense on the Edge offers guests the choice of a five- or seven-course set menus designed to match each patron’s individual preferences and food requirements. Fresh, organic, local produce are the key ingredients on the unique, yet simple menu at the award-winning restaurant.
Open from Thursday to Sunday, reservations are recommended due to high demand all year round and can be made by email at email@example.com.
Michelin-starred Chef Richard Turner, Turners Restaurant-Birmingham
Sense on the Edge, Six Senses Zighy Bay
About Six Senses Zighy Bay
Six Senses Zighy Bay is located on the northern Musandam Peninsula in the Sultanate of Oman. The setting of 82 village-inspired pool villas is a spectacular bay, guarded by the dramatic Hajar Mountains and private sandy beach.
Guests have a diverse selection of memorable dining experiences from Sense on the Edge, a contemporary fine dining with spectacular views, to regional specialties at the Shua Shack and Spice Market, plus a Wine Cellar. For a change of pace, in-villa dining is an intimate and most enjoyable experience, which personal butlers will be pleased to arrange.
Six Senses Spa at Zighy Bay is a refuge for mind and body; a sanctuary of ultimate wellbeing committed to delivering integrated wellness experiences. The spa combines peace, tranquility, fitness and health with ancient and modern holistic treatments from expert in-house and visiting practitioners.
Adventures start with a paraglide arrival into Zighy Bay and allow guests to experience the culture of Oman with the buzz of a chic lifestyle. Dhow cruises, trekking, mountain biking or rock climbing and customized tours suit both the active guest and those who prefer to sit back and relax - taking in all that this rich and vibrant culture has to offer.
About Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is a hotel and spa management company comprised of nine resorts and 27 spas under the brand names Six Senses, Evason and Six Senses Spas. Set to double in size over the next three years, Six Senses operate resorts in far-flung locations featuring incredible natural beauty. Known for its unique and diverse design personality, each property is supported by a leadership commitment to community, sustainability and wellness.
Six Senses Spas offer a wide range of holistic wellness, rejuvenation and beauty treatments administered under the guidance of expert therapists. Six Senses Spas are also located in prestigious hotels and resorts around the globe.
Evason introduces a collection of unique resorts that follow the Six Senses philosophy of uncompromised responsibility to sustainability and to the community. Family friendly, these properties also provide a strong value focus while offering a vast array of guest services and personal attention.
For further information, please contact:
Hanny Wahyuni (Ms)
PR and Media Manager
Six Senses Zighy Bay
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Benjawan Sudhikam (Ms)
Director of Public Relations & Communications
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas
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M +66 8 181 38234