A Taste of Mexico
Venue: The Hilton Hotel at Charlemont (Take the Green Luas Line to the Charlemont Stop) Website: http://embamex.ie/about Price: Various including FREE events Date: September 16th-25th Time: Various
The Embassy of Mexico and the Hilton Hotel at Charlemont are pleased to announce the second food festival A Taste of Mexico, featuring renowned Mexican chef Margarita Carrillo. This magnificent event will take place from the 16th to the 25th September 2010 at the Uisce restaurant and the Stíl Bar of the Hilton Dublin at Charlemont and it is part of the celebrations to mark the Bicentennial anniversary of the Independence of Mexico. In honor of this significant anniversary, the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Cllr. Gerry Breen will declare the 16th of September 2010, as the “Day of Mexico” in Dublin. During the nine days of the festival, people will be able to enjoy authentic Mexican food with lunch and dinner menus prepared by Chef Carrillo and the Hilton Kitchen Brigade led by Irish Chef Chad Byrne. Also several events hosted by the Embassy of Mexico will take place during the festival to offer Irish and foreign people living in Ireland an opportunity to be part of the strengths and extraordinary features that make Mexico a magic place. These events include a Mexican BBQ night, a Corona night with a live Mariachi band, Salsa lessons and a competition, a raffle for a return trip to Cancun Mexico with 5 night’s accommodation in the Hilton Cancun, plus sport and musical activities with Marimba music from Chiapas.