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3 Ways to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

Lauren Sands | January 23, 2017 | Feature Features

This Chinese New Year welcomes the Year of the Rooster, one of twelve animals that appear in the Chinese zodiac. It's associated with loyalty, commitment and ambition—so, why not reward your hard work by celebrating with Executive Chef Jacob Williamson at Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck?
The Chinese New Year Celebration at Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck.

1. Year of the Rooster Tasting Menu
Start your Chinese New Year off with a five-course menu that is perfect for family and friends during this celebratory time. Executive Chef Jacob Williamson has created this limited-edition menu that is known for its modern interpretations of Asian dishes, including a selection of its acclaimed signature dishes as well as a contemporary interpretation on authentic Chinese New Year fare. Available for $95 per person, $45 optional wine pairing, Saturday, Jan. 28 through Monday, Feb. 6

2. Bao Throwdown
Join Chef Williamson and various local chefs in an all-you-can-eat evening, as they battle for the best bao, a type of steamed bun that can be filled with meat and/or vegetarian fillings. $50 per person, begins 6:30pm. Monday, Feb. 6

3. Annual Interactive Market Night
Enjoy an all-you-can-eat Chinese BBQ-themed night market with live action stations including traditional dim sum, noodles, BBQ brisket and more. Make lion dancers and a live Chinese calligrapher part of your evening entertainment. $105 per person, Tuesday, Feb. 7: begins 6:30pm. Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck, Reunion Tower, 300 Reunion Blvd. East, Dallas

For more information or to make your reservation at Five Sixty or additional Wolfgang Puck restaurants, please call 214.571.5784 or visit


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