Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel features a gourmet journey to Brazil in Taipei
By: Rana Yeh, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei, in cooperation with the Commercial Office of Brazil in Taipei, will present a special Brazilian gourmet journey in April, inviting Brazilian guest chef Almir Da Fonseca to create authentic Brazilian delicacies for the feast.
Chef Almir Da Fonseca, also a professor at the Culinary Institute of America, has been traveling around Brazil to carrying out a research project called “The Brazil Project” on different Brazilian foods for over 28 years. With his wealth of knowledge and passion for Brazilian cuisine, he has been invited to Taiwan in April to bring authentic Brazilian food to the people of Taiwan.
Brazil is a large country made up of different regions and cultures. Each region has its own culinary specialties. The event showcases traditional dishes from across Brazil.