In the lush gardens of The Biltmore Hotel, under the sprawling Miami sky, the 13th annual Heritage Fuego will set the stage on November 12, 2023. This gastronomic celebration, sponsored by Goya Foods, is not merely an event; it's a vivid tapestry of flavors, where 20 distinguished South Florida chefs will grace the grills with their heritage-bred proteins, each imparting a story told through fire and smoke, a homage to the world's rich culinary traditions.
Among these culinary artisans are Eileen Andrade, Andrew Gonzalez, the duo Adam Darnell and Steve Santana, and many others, whose names resonate with the innovation and soul of Miami's dining scene. They will come together to present an al fresco feast that underscores the city's vibrant food culture, alongside an expansive menu that features a cornucopia of heritage and heirloom delights, from dry-aged meats to artisan cheeses and beyond.
This event, crafted by a21, the nation's leading culinary marketing agency, seeks to do more than tantalize the palate; it aims to educate, to connect consumers with the roots of their food, and to present a symphony of tastes prepared with reverence and skill.
Brett Friedman, Partner & CEO of Agency 21, reflects on the event's return to Miami as a celebratory homecoming, the culmination of a 14-city tour. With a heartfelt nod to local traditions, guests are invited to immerse themselves in a sensory journey, punctuated by exquisite live-fire dishes and an artisanal selection of wines, spirits, and cocktails.
The event promises a democratic epicurean delight where guests can vote for the "Best Bite of the Day," bestowing the title of Heritage Hero upon the victorious chef. This accolade carries with it the honor of participating in the inaugural Heritage Fire Grand Finale at the 2024 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival.
Heritage Fuego not only promises a day of unmatched culinary prowess but also an invitation to a larger, year-long narrative that will culminate in a spectacular finale on the sandy shores of South Beach. For those eager to be a part of this culinary odyssey, details and ticket information are available at the Heritage Fire Tour's official website.
General Admission tickets are $125 per guest and are all-inclusive of food and Free-flowing beverages. VIP tickets are $175 and provide Priority Access 45-minutes earlier than the General admission tickets. Must be 21+ to purchase. For more information and to purchase tickets visit the Heritage Fuego website