Edward Kwon, one of South Korean’s top celebrity chefs, has confirmed his appearance at luxury hotel InterContinental Kuala Lumpur in conjunction with the hotel’s World Celebrity Chef Series in 2015. Chef Edward Kwon who’s on a mission to globalise Korean cuisine will thrill gourmet lovers with his country’s fare over a four-day promotion at InterContinental Kuala Lumpur from 21 to 24 April 2015.

Renowned for accentuating traditional Korean dishes with a variety of Western and European techniques and ingredients, this culinary star is a household name in Korea following several high-profile culinary ambassadorships, best-selling cook books and having appeared on numerous popular radio and TV shows including hosting several highly rated TV shows under his name. The celebrity chef is also known for his numerous senior culinary positions previously in luxury hotels located in South Korea, United States, China and United Arab Emirates, as the Head Chef at Dubai’s iconic Burj Al Arab.

About Kuala Lumpur, Chef Edward Kwon said “I cannot wait to return to Kuala Lumpur, it has been two years since my last visit”.

Currently the owner of two restaurants in Seoul, the luxury Lab XXIV in Cheongdam-dong and The Mixed One, a buffet dining outlet in Hannam-dong, Chef Edward Kwon added that it is important for any chef to represent his or her own country cuisine but one must also absorb the culinary techniques of whichever country he/she is cooking in.

With Chef Edward Kwon having received numerous international plaudits for his culinary creations, the InterContinental Kuala Lumpur is excited to feature this culinary star’s special appearance at the hotel, and as the first at the hotel’s World Celebrity Chef Series 2015.

Get Up-Close & Personal with Chef Edward Kwon at InterContinental Kuala Lumpur.

A Celebrity Gala Dinner
Grand Ballroom, Level 2
24th April 2015, 7:00pm
RM490nett per person inclusive of selection of PENFOLDS wines

Master Cooking Class
22 April 2015, 11:00am to 1:00pm
RM220nett per person inclusive of set lunch

Restaurant Dinners
TATSU, Level 1
21 to 23 April 2015, 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Set Dinners
RM298nett per person
RM398nett per person inclusive of wine selection

Guests will stand a chance to Dine & Win holiday stays in Seoul! A host of lucky draw prizes are up for grabs at the InterContinental Kuala Lumpur’s World Celebrity Series 2015 featuring celebrity Chef Edward Kwon.

For reservations or more details, please call us at 03-2782 6000 or email [email protected]. Visit us at, follow us on Facebook and Instagram @intercontinental.kualalumpur, Twitter @ interconkl

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