DAWN OF THE LEGEND
63 Slow-Cooked Egg, Parmesan Creamed Spinach, Handmade Toastini with Parma Ham Curl
Madame Helena Rubinstein’s Legendary life started from the embryonic form of her vision. Pairing with Egg Confit 63°, Parmesan Creamed Spinach, Handmade Toastini and Parma Ham, It depicts how a new world of cosmetics brims with her daring passion. The first piece recollects Madame Rubinstein’s early life with photographs and portraits of herself, alluring visitors with her worldly sophistication.
THE MYSTERY OF INSPIRATION
Avocado Summer Truffle with Fresh Lilies and Strawberry Yoghurt
Beside her acclaimed lead at the cosmetic front, Madame Rubinstein also had a passion for fine arts. As an esteemed collector, it led to relationships with famous 20th – century artists like Picasso and Matisse. These enigmatic affairs are transfigured in the form of food, with Avocado Summer Truffle with Fresh Lilies dashed with strips of Strawberry yoghurt, inspired by the rhythm and movement of abstract lines in Picasso’s work.
SWIRL OF REVOLUTION
Chicken Consomme, Silky French Spring Chicken, Micro Greens
Madame Rubinstein has brought into the world of beauty myriad innovations that enriches the lives of women. From opening salons to inventing waterproof mascaras, her life was as if the micro green swirling like a dance from the cascade of the consommé, symbolizing the movement of revolution whilst the steam from the soup rekindles a soothing ambience, bringing visitors back to the age of salons, with collected vintage products found from the bygone era as well as photographs of the classic beauty treatments invented by Madame Rubinstein herself.
THE MIRACLE OF NATURE
Sea Urchin Razor Clam Risotto with Lilies and Exotic Mushrooms
INFUSION OF SCIENCE
Pan-Seared Grouper, Oyster Fork-Crushed Potatoes, Seaweed, Masala Butter Sauce
Life as A Beauty Scientist - Madame Rubinstein believed science is at the heart of beauty. Thus, her brand engages itself with leading-edge scientific discoveries by designing the most cutting-edge beauty products. By infusing unlikely ingredients together like the Oyster fork-crushed Potatoes coupled with Masala Butter Sauce, sided with Pan-seared Grouper and Seaweed, it exhibits the unfathomable breakthroughs that take place in both the worlds of food and beauty. The space will be transformed into a science lab, with test tubes becoming part of the dining experience.
A MASK WITH GOLD SKIN
Butter-Poached Lobster, Shell pasta with Tomato Concasse, Carrot Puree, Basil Oil, Pesto Powder
Helena Rubinstein’s skincare products deliver sensuous skin and character, boosting women’s allure and youthfulness. Therefore, gold skin reflects a perpetuating beauty that withstands time. Golden skin tones are resonated in the warm oranges of the tender lobster meat and supple pasta, a crystallization of beauty and time. Also, a mask will be the centre of the performing piece, letting visitors to witness their transformation with golden masks in front of a mirror.
STATE – OF –ART COMFORT
Pan-Seared Beef, Deep Fried Polenta, Minted Green Peas, Garlic Puree, Maitake Mushroom Gravy Sauce, Mango Sauce
Prodigy Sacred Oil - To mark the triumph of this exhibition, visitors will be presented with two choices of pan-seared meat dishes, with ingredients such as Lychee and Maitake Mushroom That replenish the body. The dishes are likened to the texture and ingredients one finds using Helena Rubinstein’s all- new product – Prodigy Oil which melts wonderfully into the skin, procuring a unique sensation of absolute comfort and providing continuous moisture-replenishment.
STATE – OF –ART COMFORT
Pan-Seared Duck in Lychee Sauce, Cauliflower Puree, Zucchini, Deep Fried Purple Yam, Lychee
LEGACY OF PERFECTION
Cinnamon Sugar Pastry, Chocolate Ganache, Mixed Berries, Vanilla Sauce