openPR Logo
Press release

Swissôtel Berlin: Restaurant 44's new herb garden, high above the Rooftops of Ku'damm

10-16-2008 08:46 PM CET | Leisure, Entertainment, Miscellaneous

Press release from: Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts

Danijel Kresovic, Chef of Restaurant 44 at Swissôtel Berlin

Danijel Kresovic, Chef of Restaurant 44 at Swissôtel Berlin

BERLIN, 16th October 2008 - September marked a new and fragrant beginning for the Swissôtel Berlin. Exotic herbs such as tropical sage, African lemon savoury, Ecuadorian lilac chilli, Peruvian hot pepper, Persian mint and thyme-leaved savoury are among some of the 35 exquisite herbs and spices reaching towards the sky on Restaurant 44's roof terrace herb garden at the Swissôtel Berlin.

These herbs and spices are cultivated exclusively for the creations of Executive Chef Danijel Kresovic, who is moulding a reputation of being a "herb aficionado" with this unique herb garden. Since January 2008 Danijel Kresovic, a young and creative chef with a passion for cooking, has been Head Chef at Swissôtel Berlin's Restaurant 44. He is the inspiration behind this 25m², perfumed paradise, a project which was realised with the assistance of gardener Antje Zinke and herb guru Dr. Ali Moshiri. "I have always had a fascination for fresh herbs", the Croatian chef explains. "It is just impossible to get fresher and more aromatic herbs than the ones from your own garden." At Restaurant 44 guests can sit amongst these fragrant and colourful plants and then savour them in Kresovic's dishes. "These unique plants are extremely demanding", Antje winks knowingly. "However, these multicultural herbs including African lemon savoury and Persian mint grow side by side in perfect harmony high above the rooftops of the Kurfürstendamm!"

Diners at Restaurant 44 are no longer bound to a set menu and may create their own, or make a selection from the à la carte menu if they prefer. The restaurant also offers a special tasting menu, with smaller portions of individual courses allowing guests to put together their own four, five or six course meal. The carefully selected wine list complements these many dining options and boasts the greatest selection of half-sized bottles of wine in the city.

Restaurant 44, Swissôtel Berlin, Augsburger Strasse 44, 10789 Berlin,
Tel.: +49 (0)30 -220 10 22 88, www.restaurant44.de .

Swissôtel Berlin (www.swissotel.com/berlin) is located on the Kurfürstendamm, Berlin’s world-famous boulevard. A plethora of cafes, shops, theatres, cinemas and tourist attractions such as the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church are all within walking distance of the hotel. The hotel welcomes guests with personal service and a modern ambiance thanks to contemporary architecture by Gerkan, Marg & Partners, stylish interior design and modern art. 291 elegant rooms and 25 junior suites, many with views over the well-known boulevard, promise an unforgettable stay in the heart of Berlin.

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts is a distinctive group of deluxe hotels for today’s discerning business and leisure travellers, combining the renowned Swiss touch with a fresh, contemporary and modern design. Each Swissôtel hotel offers personalized service with charm and efficiency. Located in main gateway destinations and city centres, the hotels have convenient access to business and shopping districts, and local attractions. Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts worldwide have won prestigious awards and accolades.

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts is owned by Fairmont Raffles Hotels International, a leading global hotel company with 90 hotels and resorts worldwide under the Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel brands. The company also owns Fairmont and Raffles branded Residences, Estates and luxury private residence club properties.

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts under development:
Swissôtel Novosibirsk, Russia (Opening 2010), Swissôtel Dresden, Germany (2010)

www.swissotel.com
Please visit our Private Digital Library at www.leonardo.com/swissotel or get in contact with us for high resolution pictures.

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts
Balz-Zimmermannstrasse 7
CH 8032 Zurich-Kloten

Press contact: Eva-Maria Panzer, Director Communications, Phone 0041 44 3317 33 22, E-Mail: evamaria.panzer@swissotel.com
www.swissotel.com

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Swissôtel Berlin: Restaurant 44's new herb garden, high above the Rooftops of Ku'damm here

News-ID: 56874 • Views: 1768

More Releases from Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts

New Opening: Swissôtel Dresden Am Schloss
Business and leisure travellers alike from all around the world can look forward to the soon-to-be-opened Swissôtel Dresden Am Schloss. On the 1st of April 2012, Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts opens its fourth hotel in Germany, offering Swiss hospitality in a modern atmosphere as well as first class quality combined with personal service, in the very centre of Saxony’s capital. Situated opposite the Residence Castle and boasting 214 Swiss Advantage
Record-breaking 2,100 Stair Racers Conquer 73 Storeys & 1,336 Steps At The Swiss …
Over 2,100 stair racers climbed Asia’s most gruelling and pioneer vertical race – The Swissôtel Vertical Marathon today, with German firefighter - Matthias Jahn winning the Men’s Open category in an outstanding 7 minutes and 16 seconds and Singapore permanent resident and 3-time Empire State Building Run Up champion Suzanne Walsham from Sydney, Australia clinching the Women’s Open crown in 8 minutes and 23 seconds. Soaring to a height of 226
Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts Signs Contract For Hotel In The Russian Year-Round M …
Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts is to add another Russian hotel to its portfolio: the international hotel chain has signed a management contract for a hotel in the Russian year-round mountain resort Gorky-Gorod, in the city of Sochi. The deluxe hotel will be part of the Krasnaya Polyana winter sports area, which is due to be completed in time for the 2014 Winter Olympics. By then, 59 ski lifts should be
Swissotel Hotels & Resorts and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Announces Expanded Role …
SINGAPORE, June 2011 – Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts are pleased to announce the promotion of Aiden McAuley to Managing Director of both Swissôtel The Stamford and Fairmont Singapore. Previously, he held the dual roles of Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific, for Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts and General Manager of Swissôtel the Stamford. As Managing Director of Swissôtel The Stamford and Fairmont Singapore, Aiden will work closely

All 5 Releases


More Releases for Swiss

Monetum Gains Swiss Regulatory Approval
The Swiss-based Cryptocurrency Exchange Joins Financial Services Standards Association (VQF) [ZUG, SWITZERLAND, 24th FEBRUARY 2021]​ - ​ Zug-headquartered company Fenice Holding SA (Monetum) is now a member of the Swiss Financial Services Standards Association (VQF). VQF itself is the largest cross-industry Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) with the longest history that meets the standards established by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA). Officially authorised by FINMA, VQF is entrusted to oversee the compliance
SOIL CONSERVATION WITH SWISS WOOD WOOL (Erosioncontrol)
The Swiss company Linder Suisse from Wattwil has been successfully manufacturing erosion control fleece made of wood wool for several years. This ecologically sound method of slope stabilization has already proven itself in numerous projects. What do a teddy bear, an Easter nest and a steep slope at the edge of a Toggenburg forest have in common? The businessman Thomas Wildberger solves the mystery: The link is wood wool, he
Maetrics launches Swiss seminar series
Maetrics, a global management consulting firm providing life sciences companies with deep quality, compliance, and regulatory solutions has launched a series of training seminars in Basel, Switzerland, as part of its new Seminars and Training Course offering for 2017. The new series of 4 training courses provides added service to client’s continental branches and further cements Maetrics’ position as a global partner. The Risk Management EN ISO14971 course will take place
Successful launch of Swiss search engine Swisscows
Egnach, 4.August 2014 – Developed by Swiss software company Hulbee AG, the Swisscows search engine has got off to an auspicious start. More than 1.5 million searches were carried out in Switzerland in the first three weeks, and an estimated 375,000 unique users used Swisscows during the first month. According to media reports, Swisscows was third in Google’s keyword list on the day it was launched, which clearly shows that
Swiss Luxury Resort Replaces EMC with NovaStor
To reduce the cost of securing its relevant computer systems, the Dolder Resort switches EMC Networker for NovaBACKUP DataCenter. Agoura Hills, CA, July 21, 2011 -- The Dolder Resort, which includes luxury hotel Dolder Grand, four-star hotel Dolder Waldhaus, and recreation facility Dolder Sports, replaces EMC Networker with NovaBACKUP DataCenter from data protection specialist, NovaStor. NovaStor's enterprise backup solution convinced the Dolder Resort with its ease-of-use which significantly reduced the effort
Switzerland Tour Packages, Swiss Tour Packages, Swiss Holidays Packages
Switzerland is a dream holidays destination located in the heart of Europe. Switzerland is visited by thousands and thousands of tourists from the entire corner of the globe because of its fresh natural beauty, breathtakingly beautiful snow-capped mountains, beautiful landscapes, splendid historical structures and enticing cities with magnetic attractions. Switzerland is the only place in the entire world that is genuinely called as “Paradise on Earth” and offer truly tremendous