Food festival goes on until 21/12 (Sunday) in Itacaré
One of the main destinations of Bahia’s littoral, which attracts tourists from all over the world, the city of Itacaré hosts until 21/12 (Sunday) the 1st Food Festival Sabores de Itacaré. A cocktail opened the program on Thursday (11/12), at 7:00pm, at Empório Bahia Restaurant, at Passarela da Vila, gathering entrepreneurs of the tourism trade, journalists and guests.
Besides the food tasting and the presentation of local cultural manifestations, this Friday (12/12), the event goes on with the presentation of the first kitchen-show, with the theme Saúde Brasil-Uma comida criativa e saborosa com ingredientes naturais (Health Brazil - creative and tasteful food with natural ingredients).
With the theme Riquezas do Mar e da Terra (Wealth of Sea and Earth), the festival, with the participation of famous chefs, and aiming at inserting the city in Brazil’s gastronomic route, presents recipes with traditional products from the Cocoa Coast. The event is supported by Bahia’s Secretariat of Tourism (Setur) and Bahiatursa, and is expected to attract more than ten thousand people and boost the number of visitors during the summer.
Itacaré- Ideal destination for those looking for contact with nature, Itacaré has 13 beaches, some almost unexplored, besides stretches of preserved forest, waterfalls, rivers and mangroves. It has good infrastructure with luxury resorts, inns, bars, restaurants, shops, supermarkets and drugstores.
Information on the program: facebook.com/saboresdeitacare