A thorny affair
Pack a mint when you check out Thorny Temptations, a buffet that’s dedicated to durian.
and durian powder, durian ravioli, and a grilled chicken and durian tortilla. Lime Restaurant even deploys fermented durian into fish curry. For dessert, the fruit appears in Asian-inspired dishes: there’s mousse wrapped in pandan crêpe, durian chendol and it’s even deep fried with ice cream. But it wouldn’t be a durian buffet without, y’know, actual durian – and Thorny Temptations has plenty of those, too, with mini booths at the outdoor terrace serving fresh, creamy morsels of the mighty fruit. Here’s your chance to eat all the D24 and Mao Shan Wang durians you could possibly want.
DURIAN LOVERS, here’s the event you’ve been waiting for. Thorny Temptations ($88), held at PARKROYAL on Pickering’s Lime Restaurant, is all about the king of fruits – and we don’t just mean in dessert form.
Test out savoury creations such as foie gras torchon with meringue
Savoury buffet dishes infused with durian
Sweet durian pastries