Something exciting is happening this April and it’s where two cultures will meet through culinary traditions at the Madrid Fusion Manila. The epicurean event will have the world class chefs from Philippines and Spain to “showcase culinary innovations and cutting-edge techniques, ingredients and recipes taking food and dining to the next level.”
SM as the official partner of Madrid Fusion Manila 2015 will host Madrid Fusion in Asia for the first time. Madrid Fusion Manila 2015 is happening on April 24 to 26 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City.
“SM is proud to be the venue of the historic Madrid Fusion Manila. We believe that one of the Philippines’ best-kept secrets is our rich culinary heritage,” expressed Steven Tan, SM Supermalls senior vice-president. “We also want to bring the excitement of Madrid Fusion, particularly Spain’s strong influence in our food and culture, to our mall-goers by taking these culinary festivities to our malls.”
Spain legendary chefs Andoni Luis Aduriz, Elena Arzak, Quique Dacosta, Ramón Freixa, Francis Paniego, Paco Roncero, Mario Sandoval, Paco Torreblanca, André Chiang, and Alvin Leung are gracing the event as well as our very own talented chefs in the Philippines Fernando Aracama, Margarita Forés, J Gamboa, José Luis “Chele” Gonzalez, Pepe Lopez, Rob Pengson, Bruce Ricketts, Myrna Dizon, Claude Tayag, and Juan Carlos de Terry.
There will be a trade exhibition which will have the best Spanish and Filipino products one can find. Spanish wines, cheeses and Philippines’ exports such as rice, cacao, coffee, mango, coconut and liquors. There will also be a gourmet weekend market wherein your mouth will be watering from the delicious selection of cheese, tapas, wine, ingredients and local finds.
SM Mall of Asia restaurants will have special dishes with Spanish influence or cooked with the local produce, ingredients and flavors. SM Aura Premier will host its own Spanish-themed fiesta with music, dancing, food and drinks on April 26 at the Sky Park lawn. While SM Megamall will have dining deals for food lovers on April 24 to 26.
Photos courtesy of Madrid Fusion Manila and SM Supermalls
For the complete schedule of events at SM malls and how to register at the Madrid Fusion Manila, visit:
Facebook: SM Supermalls
Website: Madrid Fusion Manila