Chatrium’s Rice is a World Beater!

Whenever you stay at a Chatrium Hotels and Residences property you’re assured that everything is world-class, from expected luxuries such as the outstanding levels of amenities, facilities and superb personalized service all the way down to the rice used in the hotel kitchens.

The Chatrium chefs never scrimp or save on the ingredients they use to create their delectable dishes which is why the River Barge Restaurant and Silver Waves at Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok, the Emporia Restaurant at Emporium Suites by Chatrium, Albricias Restaurant at Chatrium Residence Sathon Bangkok, Soi Dao Restaurant at Chatrium Golf Resort Soi Dao Chanthaburi and the Emporia Restaurant at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon all use the finest quality Thai Hom Mali fragrant rice, recently voted the best fragrant rice in the world at the 9th World Rice Conference held in Macau.


Beating off stiff competition from the some of the world’s major rice producers, including Cambodia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and the US, Hom Mali emerged victorious for a noteworthy 2nd  year in a row and has won the competition an impressive 5 times since the first ever competition in 2009 .

The panel of judges who awarded Thailand the top prize comprised of food experts, culinary consultants from the US and acclaimed chefs who based their decision on 4 criteria, namely fragrance, flavor, glutinousness and appearance, with Hom Mali coming out as the clear winner of the blind test competition.

So for a meal which, apart from being moreishly memorable, contains a world champion on your plate we cordially invite you to sample the delicious fare on offer courtesy of the skilled culinary artistes at Chatrium Hotels and Residences.