The Return Of The Marvelous White Truffles To Hilton Singapore

Seasonal à la carte menu at the Award-Winning il Cielo

This information originated in U.K. English.

November 13, 2015

SINGAPORE - Epicureans and full-fledged truffle lovers are in for a treat this November - Dec. 13, 2015. Guests can double up the flavors on your palate with these luxurious white truffles hailing from Alba, Piedmont Italy, and paired with authentic Italian specialties exceptionally crafted by il Cielo Chef Riccardo Catarsi.

Renowned as the jewel of Italian gastronomy, these versatile and golden-colored gems only harvest from September to early January each year with a precise ambient temperature. Its rare exclusivity is endorsed with the beguiling nature of exotic aromas and flavors, which enhances the seven Italian signatures specifically prepared by Chef Riccardo ,to captivate the freshness and authentic tastes of each combination. Uncover the maximal flavors of the white truffles as the il Cielo chefs shave off these truffles on every dish à la minute.

Gourmands can look forward to highlights of the menu served with the shaved truffles including the succulent Scottish scallops served with sun-dried tomatoes and porcini cream, ocean-fresh Cod fish ravioli with smoked leek cream and pumpkin, and the roasted quail with crispy polenta and carrots. Elevate the entire white truffle decadence with a mouthful of textures and flavors from the showstopper dessert - Roasted peach with Grand Marnier topped with the refreshing Madagascar vanilla ice cream.

The seasonal à la carte menu is priced from S$30 to S$72 per dish.

Return of the Marvelous White Truffles | Monday 2 Nov. to Sunday 13 Dec. 2015 Seasonal Á La Carte Menu: S$30++

Opening hours:

Lunch: 12 - 2:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Dinner: 7 - 10 p.m. Monday - Friday

For reservations, call +65 6730 3395 or email ilcielo@hilton.com. All prices printed herein are subject to prevailing government tax and service charge.

Media can access additional information about Hilton Singapore at news.hilton.com/singapore.

About Hilton Singapore
Hilton Singapore is an institution in Singapore’s hospitality scene, being among the first international hotels to bring its trademark level of service excellence and culinary innovation to the city-state. Located in the heart of fashionable Orchard Road, the city’s most popular shopping and dining district, the 421-room hotel is a superb venue for both the business and leisure clientele. The stylish, contemporary rooms and suites offer modern amenities and equipped with WiFi capabilities. The hotel also offers guests quality dining experience in its award-winning restaurants. The hotel’s central location makes it an ideal choice for meetings and conferences. The Grand Ballroom can accommodate up to 550 guests and a further 11 function rooms all fully equipped with advanced multimedia equipment, provide options for events and meetings of any nature.

About il Cielo Restaurant & Bar
Located on the top floor of the 24-storey Hilton Singapore on Orchard Road, the stylish, contemporary il Cielo (which means ‘the sky’) restaurant is set to raise new culinary standards in the city with handcrafted homemade foods, natural and organic ingredients as well as seasonal produce from Italy. Flavors of the days past are replicated with a contemporary twist in the preparation methods for diners to enjoy the aromas and flavors of authentic Italian cuisine. Take in the panoramic view of Orchard Road skylines with the interiors and surroundings of the poolside providing an urban resort experience. Il Cielo seats up to 48 persons with 32 seats indoors including a private dining room for 10 guests as well as 16 seats by the pool side.

Contact

Cindy Wong
Hilton Singapore
+65 6730 3204
cindy.wong@hilton.com

Stephanie Lee
Hilton Singapore
+65 67372233 ext 6003
stephanie.lee3@hilton.com

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,100 properties with nearly 838,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.