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Mistura 2016: Lima food festival to feature other countries’ cuisines
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Aug 31, 2016 Leave a comment

Mistura 2016: Lima food festival to feature other countries’ cuisines

Mistura, Lima’s annual food festival and Latin America’s largest, will feature chefs and cuisines from Mexico, India and other countries in 2016. The ninth edition of the annual food festival featuring  Full Article »

Gaston Acurio publishes book of forgotten Lima recipes
Posted by Colin Post on Jan 18, 2016 Leave a comment

Gaston Acurio publishes book of forgotten Lima recipes

Peru’s most famous celebrity chef, Gaston Acurio, and journalist Javier Masias have published a new culinary history book featuring recipes unique to Lima. Acurio and Masias have published “Bitute: The  Full Article »

Gaston Acurio and Alejandro Toledo spar on Twitter
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 8, 2015 Leave a comment

Gaston Acurio and Alejandro Toledo spar on Twitter

Former President of Peru Alejandro Toledo and celebrity chef Gaston Acurio engaged in a brief Twitter argument over a culinary school in Lima yesterday. As a presidential candidate for elections  Full Article »

Mistura: Lima food festival opens tomorrow
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 3, 2015 Leave a comment

Mistura: Lima food festival opens tomorrow

The eighth edition of the Mistura food festival opens tomorrow in Lima and will showcase Peruvian cuisine and entertainment for the next 10 days. From Sept. 4 through Sept. 13,  Full Article »

Gaston Acurio publishes book of Peruvian recipes
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 2, 2015 Leave a comment

Gaston Acurio publishes book of Peruvian recipes

Celebrity chef Gaston Acurio has published a comprehensive cookbook in English about Peruvian cuisine. “Peru: The Cookbook” is Acurio’s 400-page hardcover featuring over 500 recipes with chapters on ceviche, appetizers,  Full Article »

Restaurant robberies an increasing concern in Lima
Posted by Colin Post on Mar 4, 2015 Leave a comment

Restaurant robberies an increasing concern in Lima

Celebrity chef, Gaston Acurio, highlighted the danger to Peruvian tourism in remarks about the wave of restaurant robberies in Lima. On Feb. 18, the United States embassy issued a security message  Full Article »