Riviera Nayarit for Food Lovers

Culinary Creations From Across the Globe Debut as New Menu Additions at Mexico’s Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

New Mexican, Italian and Asian Dishes Bring Fresh, Authentic Concepts to Menus at AAA Five Diamond Resort

Mexico’s “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare” Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit ups the ante for foodie travelers with new menu additions from around the globe to its award-winning restaurants. At Frida, the resort’s AAA Four Diamond gourmet Mexican restaurant, the new dishes showcase a variety of Mexican cuisine found in the North, South, and Central regions of Mexico. The dishes feature an array of unusual, local ingredients, including moles, chapulines (grasshoppers), huazontles (native herb) and more. A highlight of the new additions is the Red Snapper dish which features an avocado crust and fried garlic slices, served over sautéed zucchini in a traditional chapuline sauce.

Another one of the resort’s three AAA Four Diamond restaurants, Lucca boasts flavorful Italian-Mediterranean cuisine in a romantic and elegant atmosphere. Incorporating the freshest ingredients, the new culinary creations are a spin-off of traditional Italian dishes, inspired by many regions in Italy, including Verona, Toscana, and Provenza. Risotto alla Tutto Mare, Salmon alla Caputo and Affettato di Tono Marinata are a few of the new additions, including Cannelloni Ripieno di Ricotta Gamberoni e Spinaci, which is a pasta shell filled with ricotta cheese, shrimp and spinach served in a rustic tomato sauce.

At Azul, guests enjoy a new buffet and a la carte menu reflecting a fusion of Mexican and Asian cuisine in a relaxing al fresco atmosphere with oceanfront views. Among the new dishes are a Coriander Crusted Seared Ahi Tuna, Azul-styled Greek Salad, and a Sushi Sake Maki, a smoked salmon trilogy marinated with Mediterranean lemon and masago with cucumber, avocado, rice, and wakame.

All-inclusive rates include luxury suite accommodations, a la carte dining at a choice of gourmet restaurants, gourmet kids menu, premium branded beverages, fitness center, 24-hour in-suite service, taxes and gratuities and more. Nightly rates start at $320. Rates are per person per night, based on double occupancy.

For reservations or more information on Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, please call 1-888-407-4869 or visit www.vallarta.grandvelas.com.

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About Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, a Leading Hotel of the World, enjoys a privileged natural setting with flowering, landscaped gardens beside a long stretch of pristine beach and a dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Madre mountains. The centerpiece of the gardens is a three-tiered infinity pool, a preferred spot for catching the legendary sunsets. Of the resort’s five restaurants, three, serving French, Italian and Mexican gourmet cuisine, have received AAA Four Diamond awards for distinguished cuisine and presentation.