Unbar d’Calvache

Today we would like to share this video interview with Jordi d’Calvache at this new restaurant Unbar d’Calvache in the Poligono Can Valero.

Two new Michelin Stars for Mallorca

Macarena de Castro

We are thrilled to report that our beloved island of Mallorca has been awarded two new Michelin stars!!

Jardin Restaurant in the Port of Alcudia (Chef Macarena de Castro) and Es Fum Restaurant in Costa d’en Blanes Hotel St Regis Mardavall (Chef Thomas Kahl) have both been awarded stars in the 2012 edition of the Michelin Red Guide.

Any of you Mallorcan foodies out there will surely have heard of these two restaurants; they are two gems and offer a gastronomic experience which is well within Michelin star standards.

So congratulations to Jardin, Es Fum and their hard working teams!!

Thomas Kahl

9th Anniversary Offer at Bruselas

Congratulations to Bruselas Restaurant in La Lonja – this month they are celebrating their 9th Anniversary.

To celebrate they are giving their customers 50% off their final bill using this voucher. You must book your table to be able to use the vouche and mention that you have one. This offer is valid from the 1st of November till the 30th of November.

Valid only on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Valid only for all-female tables!!

Gourmet Christmas Presents in Mallorca

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?! We always like to give ‘Gourmet Gifts’ gifts that can be ‘savoured’.

That’s why today we are recommending the Christmas hampers available at La Casa de Los Quesos in Palma.

As the name suggests, La Casa de Los Quesos specialises in cheeses and the christmas gifts they are offering are perfect for a foodie or cheese lover. We have uploaded a whole album of photos on Facebook so check it out.

The hampers include Fondue Sets and Specialty Cheeses accompanied by chutneys, jams and crackers. Delicious!

Carlo Petrini visits Mallorca

Carlo Petrini the founder of Slow Food International and famous food author, recently visited Palma to present a keynote speech at Es Baluard museum.

SkyBlue Mallorca representatives were amongst the many people who went to hear Carlo’s passionate speech.

Carlo was named a ‘European Hero’ in 2008 by TIME magazine and was included in The Guardian newspaper’s list of ‘The 50 People Most Likely to Save the World’.

Carlo has inspired people the world over to begin supporting local producers and to change the way they think about food. Carlo asked the Palma public to respect their food and to take time out to cook food with family and friends.

For more information about Slow Food visit: http://www.slowfoodib.org/