The Mayakoba Masters of Food, Wine & Golf, presented by American Express, will start at the Riviera Maya from 2 to 5 June 2016 in Mayakoba Resort, where the four-day event will be held with a collection of culinary stars who will celebrate the best cuisine, wine, spirit drinks and sports, accompanied by a two days Golf tournament at the El Camaleon field, awarded for its design by Greg Norman.
During the event, the guests will enjoy exclusive access to a range of options between meals, interactive dinners and culinary demonstrations by acclaimed international chefs. The first day (Thursday June 2) will start with a special golf clinic given by the Master Jim McLean, at the only host field in Mexico for the PGA TOUR: The OHL Classic at Mayakoba.
In the evening it will be held a housewarming party by Aeromexico and Delta Airlines at the Palapa Rosewood Mayakoba, with an array of acclaimed chefs, wine cellars, sommeliers, tequileros teachers and microbrews.
During the next three days, the guests can participate in some series of exclusive dinners, tastings, cooking demonstrations by guest chefs, a variety of wines and spirit drinks as well as after-hours parties that will be held at the three luxury hotels Banyan Tree, Rosewood and Fairmont Mayakoba- and the new venue for events and dinners El Pueblito Mayakoba.
"Foodies, wine lovers and golf enthusiasts will appreciate and enjoy equally the variety of specially cured events extolling the culinary and cultural treasure of Mexico, overlooking the Riviera Maya an international enhancement: It is a unique way for our guests to experience this destination through food and wine, we hope that this will be the first of many events to come", says Carl Emberson, VP of Operations and Marketing of Mayakoba.
"We are pleased to be part of Mayakoba Masters of Food, Wine & Golf; an event of great importance where our customers can enjoy interesting food tasting and winemakers reserves of a high level; all this combined with one of the best golfing experiences”, said José María Zas, President and CEO of American Express Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean and International Business Insurance. "In addition, the unique landscape of the Riviera Maya makes this an area of great enjoyment, in line with the extraordinary service that we offer in American Express."