This article is sponsored by The Latin Food & Wine Festival.
Visit the Latin Food & Wine Festival at the Meadowlands Expo Center to sample food, beverages, and music from the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal), Latin America, and the Caribbean. More than 30 restaurants will be exhibiting, offering everything from paella, to pupusas, to empanadas, to mofongo, and more. Beverages will cover the full gamut of wines, sangrías, rums, piscos, and other sumptuous spirits and libations.
Radio and TV personality Chef Ricardo Cardona (who is also Marc Anthony’s personal chef) headlines the event. Cardona is joined by Carolina Arias, an expert on the cuisine of the Cibao Region of the Dominican Republic, Leo Cervantes of Chilango’s and La Playa (Mexican cuisine), and Eddy Fernández Monte, president of Cuba’s Culinary Federation who will lecture and prepare dishes of the classical Cuban cuisine.
“We are asking all those interested to register early, as we expect a large audience, so it is first-come first-served,” explained Bill Colón, lead officer of the World of the Latino Cuisine organization, “We want to accommodate everyone as this will be the place to be for foodies and lovers of the various Latino cuisines,” added Colón.
Admission tickets can be purchased online. Just click here and follow the prompts or call 973-273-0273.