Friday’s Rum and Rhythm Benefit & Auction was filled with the aroma of spice as Grenadian Celebrity Chef Yvette La Crette tantalised a large portion of the seven hundred (700) guests.
Caribbean Celebrity Chefs showcased their culinary talents at Bloomingdales department store on 59th Street on Saturday 7th June, 2014 as part of the ongoing Chef programme of the CTO Caribbean Week New York.
Grenadian born ‘city girl’ Yvette Michelle La Crette is a devout chef who’s secret ingredient (now revealed) is passion. She acquired her cooking skills from her grandmother, a well sought out cook in Grenada, and polished these at the Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) in New York.
No stranger to prestigious accolades, Grenada’s premier all-inclusive luxury retreat, Spice Island Beach Resort, has been bestowed the coveted Six Star Diamond Award by the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences (AAHS).
Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation, Hon. Alexandra Otway-Noel visited London during the week 19 to 23 May to hold discussions with airlines and investors; to support the efforts of the Grenada at Chelsea team at RHS Chelsea Flower Show; and to be a guest at the WINDREF Fundraising Dinner.
The Grenada-Suzanne Gaywood exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014 named ‘Spice Isle’ (GPB/16) has won a coveted Silver-Gilt, to add to the ten Gold Medals awarded to the Caribbean island’s garden and Suzanne Gaywood MBE and her team since 1998.
The Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari returns to Grenada at the end of this month with a stellar line up of international, regional and local performers headlined by winner of the NBC TV show The Voice, Jamaican, Tessanne Chin.
A taste of Grenada was brought to Trinidad & Tobago on Friday, 9th May, 2014 with the launch of Spicemas 2014 at the Radisson Trinidad Hotel. Senator the Hon. Brenda Hood, Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Tourism, Civil Aviation, and Culture lead the Grenada delegation.
The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) is partnering with the Spicemas Corporation (SMC) to launch Spicemas 2014 on Friday, 9th May 2014 at the Radisson Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad.
After four (4) months of operation, the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) is forging ahead with its mandate to market and promote Grenada in a manner designed to increase economic activity and improve the social well-being of our citizens.