La Salsa, a recreational center located in the city of Matanzas, will represent the territory of Matanzas in the VIII Gastronomic and Cultural Festival of the Artistic and Literary Promotions Company (ARTEX), which will host the province of Camagüey on October 25, 26 and 27 in progress.
Gastronomy, commerce and cocktails, as well as teamwork, were the main elements evaluated in the contest at the grassroots level, according to Radio 26 Aleida Escalona de la Cruz, member of the jury.
As a novelty, the animation category was included because of its importance for the integrality of the service offered in these establishments. This was stated by Julio César Carmona, Manager of Cultural Centers of Artex, of the Matanzas branch, who also highlighted the results of the territory in previous competitions.
In the meeting also contemplated the preparation of cocktail XXX anniversary, dedicated to the foundation of ARTEX on April 1st, 1989. The representatives of the Compass Bar, Varadero tourist pole, deserved this award, because once again combined delicacy and knowledge in the preparation of drinks.
Cuba Ron, Habana Club, Master and Master, Ciego Montero, Bras Cuba, Nestlé, among other companies, recognized the quality with which recreational centers in the province of Matanzas offer their products to consumers.
In the competition, which also celebrated the 325th anniversary of the yumurina city, the quality of the cultural manifestations presented in the ARTEX centers and their contribution in the preservation of the Cuban identity was valued.