Astrid y Gastón Casa Moreyra: One Week Before Opening
Despite the star studded inauguration on February 16-17, Lima restaurant Astrid y Gastón Casa Moreyra’s official opening date is March 18th. One week before the doors open I met with executive chef Diego Muñoz, to see how things were progressing.
Panama City’s Mercado de Mariscos & Municipal Pier
On one side, across the bay is the new city and its line of skyscrapers and Trump towers of glass and steel. On the other the old, Casco Viejo, with its eclectic architecture brought from wave after wave of immigrants that helped build the Panama Canal. Splitting the two cities is Panama City’s municipal pier and adjacent Mercado de Mariscos.
Carmen Ángel & Rob Pevitts’ Go To Restaurants in Medellin
California born, co-chefs Carmen Ángel and Rob Pevitts of restaurant Carmen in El Poblado, and more recently in Cartagena, know their way around Medellin’s very underrated culinary scene. The restaurant’s playful take on world cuisine includes Korean tacos and sous vide prawns with candied bacon and pineapple chimichurri. Their dining choices outside of Carmen reflect their eclectic tastes. Here they pick their four favorite foodie haunts in four different Medellin neighborhoods.
- Nov 07, 2013 New Restaurants in Cartagena, Colombia
- Oct 17, 2013 Cocina Sin Fronteras with Virgilio Martinez at El Baqueano
- Sep 23, 2013 The Future Astrid y Gastón Casa Moreyra