Spain Celebrates World Tapas Day

Spain Celebrates World Tapas Day

Spain celebrated World Tapas Day at the Taste of Dublin in Iveagh Gardens. The weather was not in keeping with the excellent warm hospitality on the Spanish stand, where wine and tapas were the order of the day.


Jose Antonio Pellicer, Bodega Inurrieta; Gonzalo Ceballos, Spanish Tourism Office; HE Jose Maria Rodriguez Coso, Spanish Ambassador; and David Morrissey, The Port House

Gonzalo Ceballos, Director, Spanish Tourism Office, along with Spanish Ambassador H.E. Jose Maria Rodriguez Coso, greeted their guests in great style and the team of Sara Rivero, Borja Bedoya and Kathryn MacDonnell, fresh from an event in Belfast, made sure that all felt welcome.


Deirdre Mullins, RTE; Kathyrn MacDonnell, Spanish Tourism Office; Stephanie Buckley, Eat Sleep Chic; Claire Hyland,; and Jim Murty, Mail on Sunday

The stand featured tasty tapas – various fish, chicken and ham croquets and also chicken chorzoi paella supplied by The Port House restaurants – and excellent Spanish wines.


Borja Bedoya and Sara Rivero, Spanish Tourism Office


“The tapas are nice and the wine is very drinkable”





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Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

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