Traditional Macanese “Chá Gordo” Cooking Classes for the Entire Family
The St. Regis Macao, Cotai Central is delighted to launch the next evolution on the St. Regis Family Traditions Program featuring a ‘Chá Gordo Macanese Afternoon Tea cooking masterclass’ for families. Inspired by the destination and infused with tradition, the St. Regis Family Traditions program creates a personalized experience for our guests travelling with families, and offers engaging activities that bring families together and insert a sense of ‘wonderment’ during their stay to create long-lasting family memories.
Daniella Tonetto, General Manager of Sales & Marketing at The St. Regis Macao, said she was thrilled to see another addition to the Family Traditions offering that provides families with an exclusive experience as part of their stay at The St. Regis Macao.
“The Family Traditions at The St. Regis offers distinctive destination-inspired activities, and the cooking masterclass is a great way for families visiting to spend quality time together, learning about Macao’s rich culinary history,” Ms. Tonetto said.
“The Family Traditions ‘Chá Gordo Macanese Afternoon Tea cooking masterclass’ allows families to gather to prepare and share a meal – a tradition that extends across cultures from all over the world.”
Family Traditions positions The St. Regis Macao as an ideal destination for families visiting Macao, offering captivating activities for younger guests and their families. The Family Traditions program offer locally-inspired activities designed to engage guests of all ages, and include:
Cha Gordo Macanese Afternoon Tea Cooking Masterclass
An interactive cooking masterclass celebrating the culinary traditions of Macao –the Chá Gordo Masterclass. Families are able to learn about and create authentic signature dishes from our traditional Macanese Afternoon Tea offering – Cha Gordo. The Cha Gordo cooking masterclass is available for four persons (two adults and two children, ages 6 – 12) for MOP1,688 plus tax and service charge, and includes special St. Regis aprons and personalized recipe cards to keep.
Macao Photo Tour
A family exploration of Macao’s rich Portuguese and Chinese heritage with your own dedicated St. Regis Butler. Enjoy a morning visiting some of Macao’s most interesting and popular destinations, including the Coloane Village and the Chapel of St. Francis Xavier, the Giant Panda Pavilion and the Taipa House Museum. Snap family photos at these iconic destinations to capture the memories of a lifetime. The Photo tour is priced at MOP2,988 for a maximum of five people and includes transportation, tour guide. Photo album and photographs, a picnic box and egg tart tasting at Lord Stow’s Bakery.
PAPINEE at The St. Regis Macao
Guests at The St. Regis Macao, Cotai Central can enjoy PAPINEE – the storytelling brand that empowers adults, educators and storytellers to take children on educational and inspiring magical adventures all around the world, featuring our a charming PAPINEE character inspired by the history of St. Regis, Jak the Deer.
Guests can experience PAPINEE at The St. Regis Macao at the PAPINEE inspired Sunday Brunch at The Manor every Sunday, our Stay and Play with Jak package, as well as purchase reading gift sets and merchandise featuring Jak share the joy of storytelling and encourage readers to take their imaginations on adventures around the world.