ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Marriott Hotel in collaboration with the Cuban embassy brings the first-of-its kind Cuban Food Festival to the capital.
Sponsored by the Turkish Airlines, the festival will kick off on Saturday, October 21st, attracting food enthusiasts from the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi.
The Cuban Food Festival offered an exciting menu prepared by visiting Executive Cuban Chef “Gioelkis Sosa Hernandez” The internationally acclaimed guest chef used only the finest and freshest ingredients to create an exotic menu that combines healthy eating with tasty flavours,.
The General Manager of the Islamabad Marriott Hotel Mr Roy Kappenberger the Cuban Ambassador H.E. Gabriel Tiel Capote and the General Manager of the Turkish Airlines Mr. Selim Ecrili addressed the press at ‘meet the press’.
The Cuban Ambassador said: “The Cuban Embassy is very pleased to work with Islamabad Marriott Hotel to present authentic Cuban cuisine to Pakistani guests. Cuba is famous for excellence in food and for its wonderful cultural heritage as well as the amazing cultural performances. The Cuban Embassy in Islamabad hopes that everyone will enjoy a slice of Cuban cuisine along with the very lively performances by the professional cultural troupe from Cuba.”
The General Manager of the Islamabad Marriott Hotel said: “We feel privileged and excited to give everyone an opportunity to explore the mouth-watering delights from the exquisite cuisine of Havana- bringing native ingredients to serve the most authentic dishes to all lovers of the unique Cuban cuisine.”