VISIT FLORIDA and LMA Communications inc., teamed up to arrange a medIa trip under the theme of 'Florida for Foodies' from 15 – 19 November, 2013. The areas visited were Fort Lauderdale (or now know as Fork Lauderdale), The Palm Beaches and Delray Beach each representing a focal Epicurean experience, with Floridian culinary creativity.
The media group were treated to: cooking demonstrations, tastings, behind the scene tours, interviews with award-winning chefs, seminars on local food production, plus visits to urban farms.
Each destination showcased authentic farm to table Floridian Food, plus key award-winning chefs/sommeliers. The press trip included five leading Canadian media being representatives from The National Post, Travel Industry Today, Style at Home, Canadian Gardening, XTRA, Canadian World Traveller, and Forever Young.
All returned appreciative of Florida's award-winning chefs and Epicurean delights.