Come March and one of the most awaited event of Riviera Maya, the second annual Cancun-Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival is all set to set your plate on fire. The event which begins on March 14 going up till 17th of the month has lineup of celebrity chefs and other interesting programs.

Cancun all set for 2nd edition of Food and Wine festival
The event will be hosted by the El Dorado Royale, a Spa Resort by Karisma. More than 25 chefs will take part in it along with treats from 20 top restaurants in Cancun and the Riviera Maya. There will also be cooking demonstrations, book signings and a celebrity chef yacht cruise. The event co-sponsors are American Express Mexico, the Cancun Conventions Bureau, the Riviera Maya Tourism Board and Visit Mexico.

This year the special theme is “Europe Meets the Americas.” This will see the festival celebrate the gastronomy of Italy. A cooking competition between Chef Massimo Bottura of the three-star Michelin restaurant Osteria in Modena, Italy, and Mexican Chef Enrique Olvera of Pujol restaurant in Mexico City has been scheduled for pumping the excitement.

In its draw to attract maximum audience to the event many lucrative offers are up for grab.  American Airlines is offering 10% discount on its fare for those willing to attend the Cancun-Riviera Maya Wine and Food Festival. The discount will be valid for those who will travel to the region between March 11th and 20th, 2013.

The discount is available only on flights operated by American Airlines, American Eagle and American Connection. Tickets must be issued through or in any American Airlines Ticket or Reservations office giving as reference. The avail the discount passengers should use the Promotion Code: 7833DQ.

The first edition of the International Cancun-Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival exceeded the expectations of the partners, the sponsors, wine distributors, guests and the community. The organizers are hopeful that this year too it will be a record breaking year in terms of satisfaction of all.