Photo/ 1 News. Caption: Dylan Mika in a test against the Wallabies. The 45-year-old New Zealand born athlete lived with type one diabetes throughout most of his rugby career and died from a suspected heart failure last week. Former Black Fern Vania Wolfgramme says NZ Rugby has been inundated with tributes for the late Dylan Mika.”Probably one of our rare talents… He played over 50 games for Auckland and captained the team, two tests for the Manu, seven test matches for the All Blacks. You know when they say ‘Grow in the game and go back to your roots,’ he was one of those men.”The public service for Dylan Mika was held at Eden Park.
Go back to the e-newsletterChatrium Hotels & Residences is celebrating the Songkran Festival, 2016 at Maitria Hotel Sukhumvit 18 – A Chatrium Collection with “Khao Chae”, a cooling Thai summer treat.Thai cuisine is one of the most popular cuisines in the world. Most foreigners know Thailand because of Thai food. With the unique four fundamental tastes in each dish: sour, sweet, salty, and spicy, every meal of Thai food is truly impressive. As summer approaches, Thailand is starting to get unbearably hot. One of the best Thai foods to cool down the body temperature is “Khao Chae”. Eating Khao Chae, which is made of Rice with Jasmine and Scented Iced Water, is perfect and invigorating for every summer.Metta Eatery & Bar is proud to present Khao Chae meticulously made by our Thai Head Chef, Mr. Sarawut Im-Sup, who is best known for his great traditional Thai recipes with over 20 years of experience at numerous luxury hotels all over the world. Due to his excellent culinary skills, you can taste real Thai cuisine at Metta Eatery & Bar.Apart from Khao Chae, you can enjoy other special Thai fare this summer such as, Minced Pork and Peanuts (Ma Hor), Braised Pork Spare Ribs with Honey and Coriander (Sikrong Moo Ob Nam Phueng), Stir–fried Chicken with Lemongrass and Chili (Gai Ruan Takrai) from now until end of May, 2016.Relish a new Metro-loft atmosphere with a signature padauk long table and fashionable armchairs. If you are looking for somewhere to hang-out or have a party in Bangkok, this place was created to sit back, relax, soak up the atmosphere and enjoy with friends and family as you share good times, whilst indulging in Metta Eatery & Bar’s unique ambience.Go back to the e-newsletter