THE CULINARY SCENE IN MEXICO
The culinary scene in Mexico knows how to create a wondrous spread. In this country, which has given us mole, tacos al pastor and guacamole, among a long list of other menu superstars, sitting down for a meal is an experience to be savored. Whether you are looking to partake in a cooking workshop where
you will learn to cook a native dish, or want to keep to healthy eating habits, hotels and tours throughout Mexico have you covered.
Palace Resorts has its sharpest knives out and are handing them out to their beef-loving guests, and those guests are going to want to take them because you will be used to cut into some succulent Certified Beef Angus. Palace Resorts has partnered with the world-renowned beef brand and now all restaurants at each of the brand’s oceanfront properties in Mexico feature premium quality Certified Angus Beef brand product. The chefs traveled to the Certified Angus Beef headquarters to learn first-hand about the brand’s standards, and participated in concentrated trainings in order to bring back their experiences and educate the culinary staff at their respective properties.
Dining in the Dark (Grand Oasis Sens in Cancun). At this all-inclusive, sensorial dining is on the menu at the Black Hole Restaurant. Here, diners have to figure out what they are eating without the use of their vision, with waiters serving a multi-course meal, dish by dish, in the dark. Black Hole is part of the all-inclusive concept, but you will have to make a reservation in advance for this one. For those of you into molecular dining, the resort is home to Restaurant Benazuza, with multiple courses featuring bold culinary inventions with some tasty surprises. This restaurant is all about a feast for the eyes.
Guilt-Free Vacation – It’s easy for us to navigate off course when vacationing, but if you know the true meaning of “a moment on the lips is a lifetime on the hips” that the Hard Rock Hotels’ have debuted Fresh Fix, a new food and beverage concept that is packed with nutrition. Fresh Fix focuses on fresh, organic and locally sourced ingredients for a healthy culinary experience that is available at select restaurants at Hard Rock Hotel Cancun and Hard Rock Riviera Maya. You can indulge in a not-so-sinful dessert, without derailing healthy eating habits. Complementing the menu items the hotel brand has partnered with Les Mills, which is offering daily exercise-to-music group fitness classes via a weekly visiting instructor program.