CELEBRITEA Unchi Wali Chai

Phoenix Kessaku kickstarted the year with a fabulously curated Tea Soiree hosted by Arshia Ladak-Director Phoenix Kessaku and Smita Aggarwal -The Shef Society. The celebritea themed Unchi Wali Chai saw an afternoon of some rare and exclusive tea tastings followed by a Unchi Chai Social (High Tea social) held at the Kessaku luxurious model flat and the glamorous Phoenix club One which was attended by prominent guests in a private and intimate setting. Unchi Wali Chai: The CelebriTea was all about Celebrations, Celebrities and being special as it showcased a Celebrity Space with some celebrity status ceremonial teas like Da Hong Pao (World’s most expensive tea, expensive than gold) and Lapsang Souchong (First black tea in the history of Teas and whisky drinkers delight which was paired and served with Paul John Single Malt). Towards the evening, the Unchi Chai Social was held at the Phoenix club One with a saffron infused chai blend along with celebrity style food by Taj Yeswanthpur Executive chef Selvaraju, like cured turkey pastrami on German rye bread, Peruvian jumbo asparagus filo parcels, English scones (served with clotted cream, butter,  jam and marmalades), fresh strawberry & clotted cream tarts and much more. The evening was brought alive by live music and fairy lights lit al fresco pool side setting. To resonate with the celebrity theme, the tea soiree was attended by celebrity status guests from the city like Visheshwar Raj Singh (GM, Oberoi Hotels), Giuliano Bonato (The Indo-Italian Chamber Of Commerce & Industry), Siddharth Verma of JW Marriott; Darby Raju of Soma Vineyards; Lourde Vijay (LVDS Studios), Abhijit Bhaduri (Author, Columnist & Management Consultant), Jeetendra Aneja & Raj Surekha with multiple hats, Darshans from Deivee, Mukesh (CEO at RevX ) & Charu (Director- Envestnet), Shefali Nair (Director of marketing- Velankani group), Noami Junaid Jaffar, Nasreen Sait and others. Invite boxes for the event included teas by The Shef Society a curated chocolate box by Phoenix Kessaku and event give away had miniatures of Paul John triple bottle boxes in appreciation of guests & event partners of Unchi Wali Chai who made the evening special and memorable.