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Tourism Office of Spain in Miami and Extenda Presented the Latest Trends in Tapas From Spain at a Unique Interactive Cooking Show

Critically Acclaimed and Regular TV Host Chef Bruno Oteiza From Spain Conducted the Interactive Cooking Show, With Both Traditional and New Flavors in Tapas

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - December 13, 2013) - The first interactive cooking show ever offered by the Tourism Office of Spain in Miami and Extenda, Trade Promotion Agency of Andalusia, took place at Miami's trendy Design District. The culinary event conducted by acclaimed Spaniard Chef Bruno Oteiza was part of the "Tapas: Spanish Design for Food" exhibit.

The Tourism Office of Spain in Miami and Extenda USA joined forces in this unique interactive culinary event to introduce the latest trends in flavors and Tapas from Spain to culinary experts, lifestyle and travel specialized journalists and bloggers.

Star Chef Bruno Oteiza, Host of Spain's TV Channel Antena 3 "Cocina con Bruno" conducted the interactive cooking show taking the guests to discover new flavors, new recipes and new heights. Chef Oteiza prepared both traditional and innovative Tapas recipes, with Spanish products that make the forefront of the culinary and dining experience, raising awareness of their versatility. All tapas were paired with Lustau Sherry Wines: Manzanilla dry, Palo Cortado, Oloroso and PX.

The event also featured some of the top products in Spain's cuisine and the Mediterranean Diet: A tasting of Extra Virgin Olive Oil by Acorsa, a master class of carving and tasting of a 100% Pure Iberico Ham by 5 Jotas (Osborne), and a Gazpacho presentation to discover the endless possibilities that the refreshing Drinkable salad has to offer though a practical demonstration on how to prepare a Gazpacho Bloody Mary by Gazpacho Alcaraz.

About the Tourism Office of Spain in Miami

The Tourism Office of Spain in Miami is one of the 33 worldwide offices of TURESPAÑA, Spain's government tourism promotion authority based in Madrid, responsible for promoting Spain as a tourism destination to travel trade, press and consumers in the Southeast USA market, Colombia and Puerto Rico.

Additionally, ours is the branch office in the USA responsible for marketing the cruise industry, and tourism product in general. The Tourism Office of Spain in Miami acts as a liaison between suppliers, touroperators and travel agencies in Spain and those in the USA, Colombia and Puerto Rico. A full array of marketing activities are carried out throughout the year, including workshops, familiarization trips, participation in trade shows, and networking events in cooperation with the tourism tourism companies, associations and Tourism Boards in Spain. To learn more about Spain, please visit spain.info

About EXTENDA - the Trade Promotion Agency of Andalusia

Extenda is a public company owned by the Regional Government of Andalusia, Spain. Our mission is to contribute to the internationalization of the Andalusian economy. We have three main objectives: helping Andalusian companies to export their products and services and thus become more internationalized, promoting Andalusian products and promoting investments in our region by showcasing the competitive advantages that Andalusia and the south of Spain offers to potential foreign investors. For more information please contact miami@extenda.es

About "TAPAS: Spanish Design for Food" exhibit. This exhibit features more than 200 pieces, from the Bulli's among others, will be on display through Dec 15 at the Moore Building in Miami's Design District, managed by architect and exhibit curator Juli Capella.

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Contacts: 

Extenda Miami
Jordi Boada
Director
Ph 305 444 4647
email miami@extenda.es

Tourism Office of Spain in Miami
Soraya Zaoudi Márquez de Prado
Press Manager
soraya.zaoudi@tourspain.es
305-358-1992 ext.323

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