Festival «Taste of Latin America», during which the Moscovites and visitors have an opportunity to learn more about culture of Latin America for three years has been held by the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy. So, in November 2012 so far away shores of this Southern continent has become much closer: the delicious food and drinks, music and dancing ... — The action took place in two halls of the center MOD DESIGN.
Honorary guests of the evening were Ambassadors and senior diplomats of 11 countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.
Gastronomic component of the evening was varied and did not leave anyone indifferent.
Along with the culinary show, in the next room was a thematic exhibition, during which was shown a video about the countries — participants, also, representatives of the embassies were able to talk with the guests, showing national clothes and authentic pieces of decorative art.
Highlight of the program became national dances of Bolivia, the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, and Argentine tango. Even the Charge d'Affaires of Paraguay in the Russian Federation, Mr. Carlos Gustavo Rodriguez Romero played the guitar and sang in Spanish, Guarani and Russian.
The most erudite guests whom there were many, were able to take part in the quiz and test their knowledge about Latin America, they received unique gifts from the embassies. The evening was hosted by Leonid Gelibterman, president of the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy.
The media partner of the Festival was publishing house Salon Press, also it was held with the support of JSC «Rusatom Overseas».
Actively contributed to the organization of the festival the Embassies of the countries of Latin America and the Russian importers such as: AlcoChile, Kazumyan, Marine Express, Whitehall, VinLand, Sun of the Mexico City (Delicados), Açai berry, Food Land, Rosfud, Mosttek, Brugal, Reservs del Ché, Dan Fresh.
See you at the festival «Taste of Latin America in 2014»!