The 'Degustho' Festival, Huercal-Overa, and the candidacy of '2019 Almeria’ to Spanish Capital of Gastronomy, They have deployed on the premises Cosentino City, in Madrid, the gastronomic potential of the province through the event 'cook the flavors of Almería', where the chef Rodrigo de la Calle has offered a live cooking show with almerienses products to present the province as a premier dining destination.
Immediately, It has revealed the Diputación de Almería in a statement, They participated Deputy Agriculture, María del Mar López, Mayor Huércal-Overa, Domingo Fernández, the councilors of Tourism Huércal-Overa and the capital, Monica Navarro and Carolina Lafita, the chef Yolanda García, and Senator almeriense, Maribel Sanchez. Also, at the event were present prominent personalities from the hospitality industry and faces known as Oscar Higares, Arantxa de Benito, Cecilia Gómez, or journalists Nico Abad, Antonio Estévez and Concha Crespo.
The chef Rodrigo de la Calle, creator of the concept 'Green Revolution’ and National Gastronomy Award, He has been commissioned to conduct a cooking show with products' Sabores Almeria’ as key elements in healthy cuisine. Of the street, also, will be present in the 'Degustho' Festival, with another 'showcooking’ and a paper, between 13 and 15 April.
Mayor Huércal-Overa, Domingo Fernández, stressed that “another year we return to bet on this Gastronomic Festival that has already become a benchmark in industry events, not only in the province but also in other nearby. The name Huércal-Overa particular, and Almeria in general, They are linked to gastronomy” throughout the national.
Deputy María del Mar López Asensio thanked “the support they receive” integrated companies in the umbrella of 'Sabores Almeria’ and he explained that “these gastronomic encounters potentiate, directly to Almeria entrepreneurs and make it possible for the fruit of their efforts, their products, They are known nationally and internationally”.
Almeria's candidacy Spanish Capital of Gastronomy in 2019 It will also have a major impact on the Festival 'Degustho’ Huercal-Overa. Tourism Councilwoman almeriense, Lafita Carolina, It has ensured that the city has “all the ingredients necessary to achieve capital: an excellent raw material, innovation of our food industry, the creativity of our restorers, and something very almeriense, as is the cover, a hallmark of our very own. Also, we have institutional unit, sector support, above all, the illusion to achieve this challenge”.