Guests savor Taste of Peru kickoff party
The 2012 Taste of Peru festival had a flavorful debut in Coral Gables on Wednesday evening, Nov. 7, at Aromas del Peru Restaurant, 1930 Ponce de Leon Blvd.
Guests enjoyed tasty appetizers from the Aromas del Peru kitchen and a welcome pisco drink courtesy of Pisco 100 as they mixed and mingled at the kickoff party, which preceded the Nov. 9-11 Taste of Peru event at the Miami Airport Convention Center.
Participating chambers of commerce included Camacol, Colombia, Chile, Greater Doral, Downtown Miami & Brickell, Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Sweetwater, along with the Brickell Rotary Club.
The third annual Taste of Peru celebration was described by its organizers as the most important Peruvian gastronomical event in the United States.
Photos by Betty Alvarez / Events Photographer