Get Your New Year’s Luck Right At Fortuna Hanoi

Daily News - Ha Noi: Nov. 12, 2018

Don’t miss out on your chance to start your year right with Prosperity Fish Salad, a special Singaporean dish at Fortuna Hotel Hanoi.

Known as a lucky charm for the new year, this tasty and fortuitous appetiser known as Prosperity Yu Sheng—or Prosperity Fish Salad—is a well-known bringer of wealth as well as a symbol of prosperity and longevity. Singaporeans, especially businesspeople, love to eat this dish every new year, as it is a symbol of success, prosperity and fortune.

The Luckiest Ingredients

Prosperity Fish Salad is a sophisticated dish of many delicious and fresh ingredients such as salmon, grated vegetables, sauces and condiments, all of which have a special meaning for the new year.

Salmon symbolises prosperity for the coming year. Then there’s the five spices and pepper, which are associated with treasure. The green radish stands for longevity. The kumquat squeezed on the fish is for a great blessing, while the sesame brings to mind a wish for success. The plum sauce is an emblem for happiness.

Yu Sheng

Tossing the Salad

This salad is unique not only because of its fine ingredients, but also because of how it is enjoyed. To mix the special foods together, they are tossed. It is believed that, the higher the ingredients are tossed, the luckier and wealthier the diners will be. While mixing, people will toss the salad seven times and shout, "Prosperity! More prosperity!" to give best wishes to each other for the new year.

Get the Prosperity Fish Salad, rousing toss and consequent good fortune at Fortuna Hotel Hanoi from January 22 to March 2 with three options:

- Happiness (2-3 persons) at VND480,000++

- Prosperity (4-6 persons) at VND680,000++

- Fortune (8-10 people) at VND880,000++

Contact information

For further information and reservations, please call 024 3831 3333 (ext. 6260)

The Fortuna Hotel is located just north of Hoan Kiem Lake at 6B Lang Ha. Click here for more information or to book a room.

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