Tag: Mexican Chefs

2nd Annual Spirit of Baja to Feature Cuisine by Celebrity Chef Javier Plascencia

The Westgate Hotel Executive Chef Fabrice Hardel and Celebrity Chef Javier Plascencia are partnering to present The Westgate Hotels’ second annual Spirit of Baja. On Friday, April 15 for guests will enjoy an unforgettable five-course wine pairing dinner and culinary journey inspired by…

Luxury Gourmet & Golf Classic: Sensory Exploration of Food, Tequila and Cigars

This week’s guest blogger, Bill Nestor, shares his experience from the 2011 Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic. The 2012 Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic is April 12-15. Visit puntamitagourmetgolf.com/ or call (52) 329-291-5800 for information or email puntamita.butler@stregis.com. By Bill Nestor I torched…

San Antonio-based Chef Michael Flores Talks Watermelons, “Mexiterranean” Cuisine and Getting Back to the Table

“Texas A&M University Fruit & Vegetable Improvement Center in College Station reported last year that watermelon may also have Viagra-like effects. The operative substance is a phytonutrient called citrulline, which has the ability to relax blood vessels.”

A Great Love of Mexico Comes Exquisite Cuisine: Celebrity Chef Rick Bayless

A Great Love of Mexico Comes Exquisite Cuisine: Award-winning Chef/Restaurateur, Cookbook Author and TV Host Rick Bayless Time Magazine hailed him as a “cookbook superstar.” The New York Times’s Craig Claiborne praised his work as the “greatest contribution to the Mexican…