Marco Polo Plaza Cebu’s Culinary Journey – Sabores de España

Dinner , Lunch Jul 19, 2014 No Comments

Marco Polo Plaza Cebu's Sabores de España

Dubbed a the best buffet in Cebu City, Cafe Marco at Marco Polo Plaza Cebu gives us Culinary Journey – Sabores de España. Enjoy the richness of Spanish cuisine at Cafe Marco from July 10 to 20 on top of local and international buffet spread available for only Php1099(lunch) and Php1345(dinner).

Cafe Marco's Culinary Journey - SSabores de España

Cafe Marco’s Culinary Journey – SSabores de España

The dishes of Sabores de España are carefully prepared by Marco Polo Cebu’s team of experts headed by Ms. Gema Pido, an authority in Cebu when it comes to Spanish cuisines. Savor the dishes such as Paella Valenciana, Jamon Serrano, Lengua Estofado and other delectable Spanish offerings.

Sabores de España: Paella Valenciana

Sabores de España: Paella Valenciana

An obvious favorite from the buffet spread is the Paella Valenciana, a rice dish featuring squids, shrimps, clams, pork and some vegetables. I thought the rice was quite dry but it didn’t really bother me because the flavors of the other ingredients are still present.

Sabores de España: Lengua Estofado

Sabores de España: Lengua Estofado

Lengua Estofado con Setas is my favorite among the Spanish dishes on the buffet spread. Some people are grossed out by thought of eating tongue but Cafe Marco’s version is soft and tender, you can’t really tell that you are eating an ox tongue unless you read the label. The tenderness of the ox tongue is delicately served with rich mushroom gravy.

Sabores de España Desserts

Orange Ice Cream, Brazo de Mercedes, Bizcocho Caracho and Torones de Almendras

Sabores de España: Orange Ice Cream

Sabores de España: Orange Ice Cream

A Spanish buffet is not complete without dessert and I tried a lot. The dessert station includes Brazo de Mercedes, Bizcocho Borracho, Torones de Almendras and Orange Ice Cream. The Orange Ice Cream was a perfect dessert to end the night as the citrus flavors clean the palette.

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