Spicy night cocktail

We gave our bar team a challenge.  Create an elegant, sophisticated and creative cocktail which fits to our glamorous Midnight in Maia New Year’s Eve theme.  After some serious cocktail taste-testing, our judges selected this cocktail as the winner! SPICY NIGHT COCKTAIL RECIPE Ms Huong our Bar and Barista Supervisor created this heartwarming cocktail for…

Hooked on vegan

For many years the word “vegan” struck terror into the hearts of chefs around the world and orders for vegan cuisine were met with kitchen staff rolling their eyes.  Requests for vegan items were few and far between but when they did arrive at the kitchen there was a frantic scramble to haphazardly arrange all…

Vegan Ravioli

A vegan diet is a 100% plant-based eating lifestyle and not a diet program.  Thereby, vegans will not include any animal products or fish, no dairy, honey and eggs either in both diet and lifestyle.  Not only is it a healthy lifestyle choice, but also mindful for the environment. Veganism is fast becoming an alternative…

Smoothie bowl revolution

Smoothie bowls are hot right now and so much fun as there are many different types of smoothie bowls, it is wonderful way to explore new ideas and get creative!  They’re fast to prepare and fresh, nourishing and vitamin-packed – it’s really the perfect way to kick start your day! TROPICAL SMOOTHIE BOWL This is…

Floating romance with love

Pink bubbly, a tray of small bites, floating letters that spell L-O-V-E and a private pool to set it adrift – now all that’s needed is a couple to complete the fun. Hands up – we have some takers! I’m the editor of The Yum List. I have a passion for food, travel and having…

A night out in Hoi An

While Fusion Maia offers special dining options in the resort, from time to time you may like to further explore your surroundings and go to out for dinner as well.  Our Fusionista’s love dining out too, so don’t hesitate to ask for their personal recommendations during your stay as their recommendations are tried and tasted!…

For the love of chocolate & coffee

Perhaps you are someone who simply cannot ignore a chocolate craving, or whose first coffee of the day transforms you from a grouch into a morning person! As it is with many things, you can enjoy the good stuff in life to the fullest by choosing quality over quantity, and if it comes to chocolate…

Freshest pizza in town!

When discussing good food in Vietnam, it all comes down to fresh and pure ingredients!  Ingredients are always fresh from farm to market to table and that’s what makes Vietnamese food so healthy, light and delicious.  The flavours are still natural and alive. At our poolside restaurant, “Fresh”, we honour this philosophy and offer a…