2008 News Archive - Holidays - Gwyneth Paltrow shows off Majorcan cuisine
09 01 2009
Hollywood A-lister Gwyneth Paltrow is to appear on TV screens across the UK showcasing the wonders of Majorcan cuisine.
The actress is presenting a series of cooking programmes for the UKFood channel which will see her travelling it around Spain and cooking and tasting local delicacies wherever she goes.
One of the upcoming episodes will be filmed in Majorca, an island renowned for its fine cooking and it seafood specialities.
In the episode, Gwyneth joins a local chef to grill freshly-caught local shellfish by the edge of the sea and Mario Batali, the American chef accompanying her on her trip, is moved to say "everything that grows here seems blessed".
The episode, entitled Island Hopping, will be screened in the UK on January 19th according to the Majorca Daily Bulletin and will give tourists with a taste for the Mediterranean lifestyle a flavour of what this popular holiday destination has to offer.