Do you remember the lychee dessert we love eating when we were younger? With juicy lychees in sugar water and ice to keep the water cold, we would go back for seconds. Well, if you’re a lychee lover then you’re in luck! This is because Union Artisan Coffee, the neighbourhood cafe chain in Malaysia, is launching a new Lychee Craze menu. The menu promises to light up your tastebuds with an eclectic array of lychee inspired menu items. And Glitz is here to show you what you can get from this intriguing menu!
“Union Artisan Coffee is all about creating a cafe that is a community magnet to congregate people from the neighbourhood and help strengthen bonds over good food and great coffee. This means constantly exciting our patrons with fresh and bold menu ideas. This is what the Lychee Craze menu is about, taking our handcrafted coffee and premium quality food then infusing it with unique flavours that can elevate experiences further,” says founder and managing director of Union Artisan Coffee Malaysia, Tham Lih Chung, when talking about the new menu.
A Look At The Lychee Inspired Menu By Union Artisan Coffee
- A Look At The Lychee Inspired Menu By Union Artisan Coffee
- The Union Happiness Box By Union Artisan Coffee
Black (Eyed) LyChee – RM15.90
Leading the limited-time Lychee Craze series is the Black (Eyed) LyChee. This Insta-worthy picture features an in-house blend of freshly brewed black coffee. But that’s not all, it actually has an infusion with hints of lychee. To top it off, the addition of fresh lychee brings the drink to life. This lychee drink is served ice cold and features a bittersweet drinking experience that is complemented with a fruity aftertaste.
Zesty Seared Chicken Chop – RM22.90
For the mains, try the Zesty Seared Chicken Chop, a dish that guarantees to blow your mind. Aside from a generous piece of chicken, you will find baked baby potatoes, caramelized pineapples, and sauteed broccoli too. Of course, they cannot forget to top it all off with juicy lychee pieces. It’s a perfect marriage of savoury and sweet.
Lychee Sweet & Sour Chicken Rice – RM21.90
Do you enjoy the comforting Malaysia dish of sweet and sour chicken rice? Then you should try this hearty option featuring your favourite lychee fruit. The Lychee Sweet & Sour Chicken Rice is literally the perfect balance. Expect a delicious crispy fried chicken smothered in lychee infused sweet and sour sauce on a bed of fragrant rice.
Pan Seared Seabass with Lemon Lychee Beurre Blanc – RM24.90
Seafood lovers can rejoice with the Pan Seared Seabass with Lemon Lychee Beurre Blanc. Featuring fresh seabass, the beurre blanc promises to add a tangy kick. Pair it together and you’ve got the ultimate melt-in-your-mouth fish dish.
Prawn to be Wild – RM22.90
A cheeky play on the phrase ‘born to be wild’, Prawn to be Wild is a robust deep-fried tiger prawn dish. The tiger prawn is coated to perfection in crispy Japanese panko breadcrumbs which adds the right amount of bite. In addition, not forgetting the lychee, the cafe in Malaysia pairs a beautiful refreshing side of lychee cucumber salad.
Lychee Berry Toast – RM21.90
End your meal on a sweet note with the Lychee Berry Toast. It iterates on the classic French Toast but with lychee infused creme Anglaise instead. Other than that, you can find a figs jam spread plus pieces of fresh lychees and strawberries. To make things sweeter, the dish also features a frosty scoop of flavourful vanilla ice cream.
The Union Happiness Box By Union Artisan Coffee
“In line with our ambitions of continuously enriching and engaging with our patrons, we are excited to announce the Union Happiness Box. Available throughout the December season of gifting, this is a very special gift set that can be won by lucky customers who savour our Lychee Craze menu items. The Union Happiness Box is the perfect encapsulation of Union Artisan Coffee’s penchant and passion for high-quality coffee,” says Tham.
The Union Happiness Box here in Malaysia values at RM199. It features perfectly roasted coffee beans courtesy of Union Roastery. Union Roastery is the coffee bean roasting subsidiary of Union Artisan Coffee. The gift set will also feature an elegant Union Artisan Coffee branded coffee mug and tumbler. Other than that, you will also find speciality drip bags to steep the coffee beans in.
Want to win this limited-edition gift set? All you need to do is to purchase any Lychee Craze menu item here in Malaysia. Then, submit a copy of your receipt to Union Artisan Coffee (at email@example.com). Don’t forget to include your name, mobile number, and email address.
Available now until 30 November, Lychee lovers can enjoy each of these mouth-watering dishes in the Lychee Craze limited-time menu for under RM27. For more information, click here.