Monday, July 4, 2011

Celebrate the Rains with Shiro

Wanna make the most this monsoon? Check out the exciting monsoon spread at Shiro, UB City Mall, Bangalore?

The menu which runs till July 12, 2011 is designed to tantalize your taste buds and introduce you to the exotic Oriental taste especially Japanese, Korean and Thai.

About Shiro...

Started by JSM Corporation, Shiro is a luxury lounge,a premium Oriental restaurant known for its tantalising dishes and a Zen like ambience. Shiro meaning 'Castle' in Japanese and designed in a similar fashion, is one of the premium luxury restaurants in Bangalore.  The palatial landscape offers a perfect setting for a wonderful evening.Do check out the restaurant site at the official site

Monsoon Menu....
The special monsoon menu brings together cuisines from Thailand, Korea, China, Malaysia and other countries of the Orient. Guests can enjoy delectable stir-fried dishes that come with an array of tantalizing flavours like hot, spicy, tangy, pungent and sweet, while soaking in the beauty of Bangalore rains.This is the first time that the restaurant have created a menu using 'stirfries' as a basic theme. The menu incorporates all the elements that provide us the comfort and warmth much needed in monsoon. The hearty menu has several satisfying options for the vegetarian and non vegetarian gourmet. The menu includes .

  1. Tofu Cubes with Spicy Korean Bean Paste
  2. Hung Shao Green Beans
  3. Aubergine stir fried in coconut,basil and chillies
  4. Assorted Veg Stir Fry with Chilli Mustard Sauce
  5. Mushrooms & Babycorn Stir fried with Thai Spices
  6. Potatoes Stir Fried with Chilli Sesame Sauce

Rice & Noodles
  1. Pad Thai - Vegetables/Chicken/ Prawns
  2. Spicy Yaki Soba - Vegetables / Chicken / Prawns
  3. Green Mango & Jasmine rice - Tofu/Pork
  4. Thai Basil fried rice with Chicken
  5. Korean Spiced Fried Rice Vegetables/ Chicken / Prawns

Few days back I have been there and few of these turned out to be great or in the words of my friend Madhuri they were 'YUMMMMMMMMMMMMMMYYYYYYYYYYY.... The pics are also courtesy dear Mads :)
Given below are the few of the dishes presented and make sure you do not miss them this monsoon especially the potatoes with Chilli Sesame Sauce and the Jasmine Rice and Mango with Tofu which turned out to be my personal favourite.
Cantonese Spiced Tofu

Potatoes with  Chili Sesame Sauce

Green Mango, Jasmine Rice with Tofu

The Monsoon menu is till July 11th and make sure you do not miss it. The price ranges from Rs 300/- to Rs 625/-. The ambience is GREAT and the food complements it  perfectly. The stir fry menu is designed especially by Chef Priyank Chauhan and makes sure that you go back fully satisfied.

And Yes, if possible reserve well in advance, the place was full when we visited despite it being a weekday.

At Shiro, there is something for every mood and every sense. Make the most of it ... BTW, the Chocolate Sushi took my breath away.


Sharmi said...

hmmm looks like you had a great time:)
pics are tempting! thanks for the veg menu:)

Swathi said...

Looks like you had a wonderful time.

Priya Suresh said...

Woww beautiful menu, seems u had a wonderful time there..

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