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A Taste of Mexico

This week Dublin is getting a Taste of Mexico, thanks to the return of the annual ‘food and culture festival’. I’m reliably informed that tequila and mezcal are counted as the latter (culture) and I imagine that they have in their time been considered by some as the former (they’re certainly delicious enough) but either way, both feature big in this week’s celebrations. Last night I attended a free tequila talk & tasting in the Cervantes Institute in Lincoln House, Lincoln Place, off Nassau Street. The same spot plays host at 7pm tonight to a free mezcal tasting – read on for details on this and other mescal events at the weekend. Read the rest of this entry

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EVENT: Mexican Food Festival

WHAT? Two great events take place tonight as part of the Mexican Food Festival which runs all week. The first is a lecture on “The Mexican cuisine: a unique experience of flavors, colors and traditions” presented by chef Claudio Hall Van Beuren of Mexico City’s El Refugio Restaurant, followed by Mezcal & Tequila tasting with Fernando Cano and
Sergio Inurrigarro.

WHEN? Monday 21 November, 6pm & 9pm Read the rest of this entry

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