Mid-Autumn Brings Exquisite Mooncakes


Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel invites you to celebrate the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival with freshly-made traditional and snow skin mooncakes

The Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival comes back to Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel (Renaissance JB) in the form Mooncakes. Both traditionally baked and snow skins varieties are available and Wan Li Chinese Restaurant at Renaissance JB has come up with a new mooncake box design that is appealing to the eye.

Traditionally baked mooncakes with the signature R stamped on it

Mooncakes are a renowned Chinese delicacy, traditionally gifted, served and indulged in the presence of a full moon to celebrate the Autumn harvest.

Renaissance JB’s Chef De Partie, Lim Pei Shi presents the traditional sweet and savoury recipes of the festive desserts prepared daily with fresh and fine-quality ingredients without preservatives. These include Pure Lotus Paste, Lotus Paste with Single Yolk, Lotus Pastes with Double Yolk, Green Tea Paste with Single Yolk, Jade Custard, Assorted Fruits & Nuts, and Red Bean Paste.

The two varieties on mooncakes available at Renaissance JB, Traditionally Baked and Snow Skin mooncakes

This year, the snow skin Mooncake variety includes Dark Chocolate Crunchy Pearl, Coffee Truffle, Taro Paste Truffle, Green Tea Matcha Truffle, Passion Fruit Truffle, Peppermint Chocolate Truffle, Strawberry Frizzy Truffle and Lemon Truffle. All-time favourite Fresh Durian is also available for purchase as well.

The traditional wooden mould used to shape the mooncakes

Order window will be open from now till 13th September 2019 where the mooncakes will be specially prepared and packaged in a new custom designed gift box in a set of eight and priced at RM98 nett for snow skin mooncakes. The traditionally baked mooncakes in a set of four are priced at RM98 and Fresh Durian at RM168 nett.

A demonstration on how to prepare the mooncakes before baking

To order these exquisite mooncakes, please call +607-3813388 or email to rhi.jhbbr.wanlirestaurant@renaissancehotels.com or henry.lee@renaissancehotels.com. WhatsApp business is also available at +017-7713327, +018-7800787 or +6011-36715383.