Brazilian ambassador announces opening of food festival


ISLAMABAD SEPT 17 (DNA) – Ambassador of Brazil Claudio Lins announced on Tuesday opening of Brazilian food festival starting from September 18 at the Islamabad Marriott Hotel.He made this announcement during a press conference. He was flanked by General Managers of Islamabad Marriott Hotel and Turkish Airlines. The Chef was also present on the occasion.Turkish Airlines happens to be one of the lead sponsors of the event. Turkish Airlines sponsors such events on regular basis.

The Brazilian ambassador further said in a celebration of the vibrant Brazilian culture, Islamabad Marriott Hotel is going to host a three-day Brazilian Soul Food and Music Festival, in collaboration with the Embassy of Brazil.

The festival will kick off at the hotel on 18th September 2019 and will attract food and music enthusiasts from the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi.

The Brazilian Guest Chef Kiki Ferrari, accompanied by the Cluster Executive Chef of Islamabad Marriott Hotel Chef Thomas Figovc, will be preparing a variety of dishes from the Brazilian cuisine.

He further said guests will also be able to enjoy sizzling Brazilian barbeque at the festival. Offering a slice of authentic Brazilian cuisine, the festival will combine traditional Brazilian spices in a flavourful combination of dishes.

From roasted meats to toasted Cassava Flour; from pickled chillies to smoky stews – the tastes of Brazilian Cuisine are as wide and varied as the country itself.

The festival will also have food kiosks featuring Brazilian specialties including Brazilian-style Cold Meat, Mixed Seafood Salad, Amazonian Whole Fish, Grilled Lamb Chops with Creamy Polenta and much more.

Ambassador Claudio Lins further said the famous Brazilian DJ Tamara Maravilha will keep guests entertained with her exciting mix of musical performances.

Following Islamabad Marriott Hotel, the festival will also be taking place in Pearl-Continental Hotel Lahore and Pearl-Continental Hotel Karachi.=DNA