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Latin Gourmet Awards Honor Hispanic Contribution To Cuisine

IMG_2282by Andew Chalk

The ballroom of the Mesquite Hampton Inn Convention and Expo Center was packed on Friday for the presentation of the 2013 Latin Gourmet Awards

Chef and TV presenter Ingrid Hoffmann hosted and also will received an Honorary Award presented by Coca-Cola. Chef Hoffmann, professional eater and host of Simply Delicioso and Delicioso, is passionate about food and entertaining. She spends each day sharing her enthusiasm and talent with an international audience.

The Latin Gourmet Awards also recognized and honored Chef Alfredo Oropeza with the International Award. Chef Oropeza studied in prestigious gastronomic institutes such as Thailand’s Baipai, Singapore’s Raffles and The Culinary Institute of America in New York. Chef Oropeza has published four best-sellers that promote cooking techniques and recipes.     Continue reading

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