MIAMI, May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Miami chef, Adrianne Calvo chosen as USA delegate for Slow Food's Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2016 taking place on September 22nd in Turin, Italy.
"It is an honor to have been selected by the Terra Madre Salone del Gusto Organizational Committee as a representative for my country. The opportunity to provide guests with a taste of the United States' maximum flavor, will be a great privilege of mine," stated chef Adrianne Calvo.
The Slow Food organization and Salone del Gusto aim to bring awareness on the importance of sustainably and responsibly building food communities. Each year the international event selects a global delegation of culinary experts to participate and share how Slow Food's values of creating a world in which there is good, clean, and fair food for all are accomplished around the world. Farmers, chefs, and other food experts will prepare a dish presentation to showcase at the summit where attendees will have the opportunity to try the best cuisine from all parts of the world.
This year marks the event's 20th anniversary which will be celebrated in the City of Turin taking over the most beautiful and prestigious sites in the city. Parco del Valentino, Borgo Medievale, Palazzo Reale, Teatro Carignano, Circolo dei Lettori and Reggia di Venaria, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are just some of the venues where the event will take place.
About Chef Adrianne Calvo:
Adrianne Calvo is the owner of Chef Adrianne's Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar, Host of Maximum Flavor Live on NBC 6, author of four cookbooks: Maximum Flavor (2005); Chef Adrianne: Driven by Flavor Fueled by Fire (2008); #MaximumFlavorSocial (2014); and Play with Fire (2015), and founder of the Make It Count Foundation. Chef Adrianne's opened in 2007 and offers a New American, rotating menu with something for everyone. Monthly, the restaurant holds its signature event, Dark Dining, where guests are blindfolded for a sensual experience eliminating one sense in order to enhance another providing maximum flavor. For more information, visit www.chefadriannes.com or follow her on Instagram: @chefadrianne and Facebook by clicking here.
About Slow Food del Gusto:
Mother Earth Salone del Gusto is the most important international event dedicated to food culture. A big rally made of different experiences: the Market, with exhibitors from five continents, the Taste Workshops (the original format created over 20 years ago by Slow Food to let the public know the great stories of the food), the many events dedicated to culinary riches of the world, street foods, the Enoteca, conferences to expand the points of view on the world of food, the food communities Forum, numerous meeting spaces, and more, for to love the earth and consciously choose the future of food. For more information about Salone del Guston 2016, visit www.salonedelgusto.com/#home
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SOURCE Chef Adrianne Calvo