Gallo d'Oro restaurant Il retains Michelin star 1 Madeira News PRODUCTS Restaurants 

Gallo d’Oro restaurant Il retains Michelin star

Awarded for the first time in 2009, is the very first and only restaurant to receive this differentiation from Madeira so far. Il Gallo d’Oro Restaurant ( The Cliff Bay resort in Funchal), watched again the 7th successive year old its Michelin star at the very influential mention restaurants in the Earth, that the Michelin Guide. The award has been first announced in Marbella (Spain) in the gala presentation of this Michelin Guide Portugal and Spain at 2015. Gallo d’Oro restaurant Launch of book ‘Madeira by Chef Benoît Sinthon‘ The…

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Brisa Maracujá awarded

Madeira Products – Brisa Passionfruit Brisa Maracujá awarded The Juice of Brisa Passionfruit – Beer Company of Madeira (ECM), was again awarded the Grand Gold Medal by Monde Selection, the oldest and most prestigious independent organization in the field of Quality Selections. This is 13. ª Medal awarded to Brisa Another Great Passion which has a total of 23 medals acquired so far. The ECM has 143 medals awarded by Monde Selection, including 83 Gold and 36 Gold Large, and drinks with most medals are White Coral with 24 medals and…

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Meet the most beautiful islands in the Atlantic Ocean, here are some videos that depict what good has this archipelago. Come visit us. Introducing Madeira Islands An Ocean of Adventures Whale and Dolphin watching  Diving Porto Santo Island Madeira Island Natural Diversity Food and Drink Spa and Wellness Adventure Surf in Madeira Nightlife in Madeira Levadas Walks Golf Madeira Laurissilva Old Madeira Discover Madeira

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Barbeito wines, Francisco Albuquerque and Il Gallo d'oro distinguished by the magazine Wine 2 Madeira News Restaurants TRAVEL 

Barbeito wines, Francisco Albuquerque and Il Gallo d’oro distinguished by the magazine Wine

Madeira has just been honored with three awards by Wine magazine – Essence of Wine. Barbeito wines were elected “Producer of the Year”, Madeira wine, the winemaker Francisco Albuquerque, was distinguished as “Winemaker of the Year”, Madeira Wine Company, and the restaurant Il Gallo d’Oro at The Cliff Bay, received the distinction of “Gastronomic Restaurant of the Year”. The awards consist of a list of 12 wines and food related and refer to 2013. Have been there for about a week in the city of Porto, in a ceremony attended…

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Route of the Stars kicked off with 16 international chefs 3 EVENTS Madeira Island News Restaurants 

Route of the Stars kicked off with 16 international chefs

Date of Event 19 to 25 March Eight Portuguese restaurants with Michelin stars will receive award-winning chefs from around the world , the ” Route of the Stars ” , an international food festival which will tour the country until November . The gastronomic event , which runs in the fifth edition , yanked on the 19th March at the ‘ Il Gallo d’ Oro ‘ (one Michelin star Funchal ) , with the participation of 16 ‘ chefs ‘ , mostly of restaurants with Michelin stars . Route of…

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Cantina El Mexicano, Steak house - Madeira restaurant 4 Madeira News Restaurants 

Cantina El Mexicano, Steak house – Madeira restaurant

The Cantinha El Mexicano Restaurant is assumed as a diverse and unique space in Funchal. This site is presented as a mix of restaurant, bar with live music and nightclub all in one space. It has the perfect balance of location, decor, ambiance and flavors of local and South American cuisine. Assumedly Gourmet embassy in Latin America in Madeira Cantina el Mexicano offers a varied menu, offering unique flavors that prevail on the other side of the Atlantic. Cantina El Mexicano Contacts: Ponta da Cruz nº 22-24, Funchal, Madeira 9000-103…

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Santa Maria hostel - Madeira Island hostel 5 HOTELS/ACCOMODATION Madeira News Restaurants 

Santa Maria hostel – Madeira Island hostel

Madeira will have this year its first hostel , Santa Maria is the name of the first hostel in Madeira has planned opening in early May 2014 . Santa Maria because it is located across the street from Santa Maria in the old part of Funchal , in a listed building that is being recovered . This hostel will have a restaurant and bar and have a capacity of 50 beds , including dormitories , double rooms and suites and is intended to be an alternative to traditional accommodation in…

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IL Basilico restaurant expanded in size and offer 6 Madeira Island News Restaurants 

IL Basilico restaurant expanded in size and offer

The Italian restaurant Basilico IL was expanded . Situated along the promenade of the Lido , now has a new indoor lounge and outdoor terrace . IL Basilico restaurant The interior has a lounge bar support . One of the highlights is the ” open kitchen ” where the pizzaiolo prepares the pizzas live . IL Basilico restaurant The new space provides an environment for tasting tapas and cheeses accompanied by wine before lunch or dinner . It also has a new wooden deck terrace with sofas . The decor…

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"Funchal Taste Discovery" come to Funchal snacking all night 7 Madeira News Restaurants 

“Funchal Taste Discovery” come to Funchal snacking all night

All Fridays = menu + drink = 3euros The ACIF – CCIM wants to streamline the center of Funchal and launched an initiative to ”  Taste Discover.” It is an event in cooperation with the catering establishments located between Broad Street and the Murças Square , in order to animate these arteries at the end of the week and promote the restoration industry . Funchal Taste Discovery All Fridays catering establishments adherents , identified by the flag “DISCOVERY OF FLAVORS” , will provide a menu consisting of a snack and…

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Michelin star in Madeira Island - Chef Benoît Sinthon keeps only 8 Madeira News Restaurants 

Michelin star in Madeira Island – Chef Benoît Sinthon keeps only

The restaurant ” Il Gallo d’ Oro ” , which features the chef Benoît Sinthon , deployed in The Cliff Bay in Funchal , returned to be the one receiving in Madeira 1 Michelin star. Joins 11 other national restaurants also boast . For the 2014 edition of the Michelin guide to Spain and Portugal , our country has added another restaurant compared to this year . Become 12 , with entrance for the first time , the ” L’And Vineyards ” in Montemor – o-Novo . There were also…

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