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Check Mate! 
Valrhona Chocolate Afternoon Tea 
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

SHANGHAI, CHINA – September 26, 2017 – In this delightful season with beautiful views from Scena restaurant, wouldn’t you wish to experience the pleasure of enjoying the chic and exclusive “Check Mate” Afternoon Tea? The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong, together with Valrhona, brings you “Check Mate,” a gourmet selection of fine chocolates with afternoon tea.

Admire the elegance of the presentation and play your way through the chocolate pieces to discover the Bali King. This elegant and delicious afternoon tea is brought to you courtesy of the passion and professionalism of pastry chef, Jean-luc Vasseur from The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong. Courtesy of Valrhona’s ultimate premium quality ingredients, we wish you a wonderful journey of discovery through the universe of the world’s best chocolate.

The Nutty Bishop:

A light texture and taste with surprisingly delightful ingredients; made from Valrhona’s iconic chocolate, Opalys, and delicious hazelnut praline nicely paired with grapefruit.

The Fiery Knight:

All the nutty taste from chestnuts and one of Valrhona’s iconic innovative chocolates, Azelia, paired with a hint of blackcurrant.

The Courageous Rock:

A perfect combination between the acidity of the orange and passion fruit, and the smoothness of the almond paste and chocolate.

The Elegant Queen:

The fresh taste of the mix of tropical fruits is balanced by the spiciness and freshness from the crémeux.

The Bali King:

A full chocolate taste from Valrhona’s limited edition chocolate, Cuvée Bali 68%; the fruitiness and freshness of the chocolate are enhanced by the light texture of the mousse.

What will be your strategy to indulge in all the pieces before you catch the Bali King?

Venue: Scena Italian Restaurant, 52/F, The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong.
Date: September 23, 2017 – February 28, 2018. Every Saturday & Sunday.
Time: 15:00-17:00.
RMB 488*/ per set. (Including two special drinks, choose a specially made non-alcoholic beverage from our selection)
Black Tea and Coconut Martini (iced)
Orange Chocolate Frappe (iced or hot)
Espresso Popcorn Latte (iced or hot)
The Ritz-Carlton Warm Chocolate Heart
(Choose your preferred flavor - caramel or roasted hazelnut)
Fresh juice, tea and coffee are also available upon request

For enquiries or reservations, please contact (86 21) 2020 1717.

*Price above is subject to 15% service charge.