"I love Indian food - it's my favorite cuisine. I love the mixture of spices and the subtle flavors. It's really erotic; the spices are so sensuous." ~Joe Perry
Mercato Centrale, in collaboration with Indian Women in Enterprise Philippines (I-We), is set to host "The Great Indian Fiesta" to mark 75 years of friendship between India and the Philippines. The dynamic two-day event that featured Indian food, Fashion, Culture, and Entertainment, an exceptional occasion, creating an engaging and vibrant ambiance reminiscent of India took place on September 30 to October 1, 2023, at Paseo De Roxas Street, Makati City.
The fiesta showcased over 30 vendors serving authentic Indian dishes such as curries, biryanis, and sweets, providing attendees with a taste of India's diverse culinary traditions.
Aiming to foster growth within women-led MSME businesses, the fiesta also showcased over 30 vendors serving authentic Indian dishes such as curries, biryanis, and sweets, providing attendees with a taste of India's diverse culinary traditions.
In addition to the array of Indian delicacies, attendees also purchased arts, handicrafts, handlooms, accessories, wellness products, and pet products.
The event also featured classical and contemporary Indian dance performances on a red carpet, providing attendees with an immersive cultural experience. Additionally, there are various games and contests where attendees participated and enjoyed.
Notable guests from Ayala Land, the Embassy of India, and other esteemed dignitaries graced the occasion, underscoring the cultural significance of this celebration of friendship and entrepreneurship.
See you next time for a festive event dedicated to Indian culture, cuisine, and entertainment at Mercato Centrale.
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ABOUT MERCATO CENTRALE PHILIPPINES
Established in 2010, Mercato Centrale has since served as an incubator for micro and small food business enterprises, helping them navigate the business environment as the New Normal. Setting a high standard for the outdoor food lifestyle market, Mercato Centrale has continuously provided support to small food businesses from both private entities and local government cooperatives.