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Enjoy Venetian cuisine in Beijing

05-29-2011 15:51 BJT

Beijing has become a popular spot for foreign chefs to visit and to also feature their creations at many of the city's high-end restaurants. Many foreign chefs have even set up their own restaurants here, hoping to use Beijing's exploding culinary scene to build a reputation. On Thursday night at the Westin Financial Street, however, the emphasis was on culinary exchange and new experiences.

Executive Chef Alberto Fol from La Cusina restaurant at The Westin Europa & Regina celebrated his special week-long Venetian menu with an evening tasting event. "Beijing is like a city of challenges to improve the experience of Italian food," he said.

Executive Chef Alberto Fol from The Westin Europa & Regina
is visiting The Westin Beijing Financial Street for a
special culinary exchange. []


Local chefs helped serve the Venetian cuisine served at
Thursday's event at The Westin Beijing Financial Street.


Grilled vegetables are just one of many tasty ciccetti offered by servers at the
Venetian culinary event. []

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