FLAVOURS OF GRENADA
May 20 2019Website: www.flavourofgrenada.com
Phone: 473-440-8879 /473-407-1590
Flavours of Grenada 2019
The second Flavours of Grenada® Food and Beverage Festival will occur May 20 – 27, 2019. The week-long event will feature events that encourage participants to relax, revitalise and restore inner balance at their leisure. These events will be held at select locations around the island, before culminating with the Battle of the Flavours Extreme Culinary & Mixology Competition (venue to be decided).
MAY 20 – 23
Battle of the Flavours” Culinary and Mixology Competition – Round One
Venue: At select hotels and restaurants around Grenada
Talented chefs and mixologist around the island will compete with each other by cooking and mixing spices, herbs and spirits to craft speciality food and drinks.
Get up and Glow! Flavours of Grenada® Breakfast and Yoga Club
Time: 7:00am – 8:30am | Venue: Grand Anse Beach
Kick start each morning with yoga and breakfast in various serene locations! Flavours of Grenada® instructors will help participants to relax, stretch and sink their toes into the warm island sand, will restoring balance in their systems. This is followed by a signature, Flavours of Grenada® breakfast, served beachside.
Farm-to-table Culinary Safari, Griot & Meditation
Time: All day | Venue: Concord waterfalls, Diamond Chocolate Estate, Resource Estate
Join Flavours of Grenada® on a wanderlust safari exploring the impressive flora and fauna of Grenada’s scenic west coast mountains, while invigorating your sense of touch, smell and taste. Be sure to dip your feet in Grenada’s refreshing Concord waterfalls, or savour on one of Diamond Chocolate’s, rich, dark chocolate bars while touring the chocolate estate. When it’s time for lunch, let a Flavours of Grenada® chef teach you how to prepare the afternoon’s lunch from fruits and crops foraged from the day’s tour. While the pot is bubbling on the traditional outside fire, enjoy a peaceful meditation session, or join a Griot and enjoy the historical stories told about the local area.
De La Grenade Industries Garden Tour & Tea at the Tower Estate Great House
Time: 1 pm – 4 pm | Venue: The Tower Estate & De La Grenade Industries, St. Paul’s
Experience the exquisite grandeur of the Tower Estate while experiencing the essence of the famous Blue Tea, said to enhance the female spirit. Have tea on its lush green lawn reminiscent of an English garden, or just enjoy amazing cucumber sandwiches and delightful cakes. While Built in 1913, the Great House is set in a beautifully landscaped botanical garden and is home to a working organic farm and the Flavours of Grenada® herbs and spices garden. It’s one not to be missed!
De La Grenade Industries, a leading Food Processing Company in Grenada, has pioneered the use of nutmeg pericarp (fruit) in the manufacture of delicious delicacies, like its Morne Délice Nutmeg Jam, Jelly and Syrup. The authentic condiments are distributed on the local market and exported regionally and internationally. Take a walking tour through the picturesque, well-manicured gardens and experience a first-hand experience of how our natural spices are grown.
Chocolate Spa Treatments
Time: 9am - 6pm | Venue: True Blue Beach Resort
Soothe your woes and revitalise your essence with a food inspired spa treatment featuring rich dark chocolate from Grenada’s renowned chocolate estates. Enjoy a chocolate facial or stimulate your blood flow with a mocha body scrub or body wrap. All treatments represent beauty at its cleanest, using products that come straight from Grenada’s farms directly to the spa.
Art, Wine & Music – Find Your Happy Place
Time: 6pm-9pm | Venue: Pier 57
Enjoy a grand, all-inclusive cocktail package with delicious hors d’ oeuvres, food and wine sampling, as well as dynamic local entertainment, presented in the presence of fine art from local talent. This adult only event is designed to allow you to fully immerse yourself in the cultural experience that is Flavours of Grenada®.
Flavours of Grenada® Food Fest & Garden Party
Time: TBA | Venue: TBA
The Flavours of Grenada® Food Festival Village will showcase the eclectic blend of Grenada’s rich culture through local art, craft, agriculture, and food. Indulge in an array of delicacies, including meats, seafood, fruits and vegetables, fresh breads, pastries, and desserts – all of which are prepared by some of Grenada’s most talented chefs from all seven parishes. The event will also feature the final showdown of the Battle of the Flavours Extreme Culinary & Mixology Competition. Select chefs and mixologists will participate in cooking demos, beachside, in the hopes of being crowned the best on island. At sunset, the Garden Party will wrap-up with a spectacular entertainment featuring a cast of local musical stars.
Flavours of Grenada® Sailing Culinary Safari
Time: TBA | Venue: TBA
Wind down the weekend with a sail along Grenada’s scenic coast, before stopping off on one of her breath-taking beaches for a tropical picnic – Grenadian styled. Enjoy snorkelling, kayaking, or savouring on rum-flavoured drinks at your leisure.