The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort Unveils XIX International Gourmet Festival

Located within Mexico’s most exclusive beach community along the shores of Riviera Nayarit, The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort is pleased to announce its XIX International Gourmet Festival Puerto Vallarta – Riviera Nayarit Weekend Package.  Valid for stays November 22-24, 2013, the XIX International Gourmet FestivalPuerto Vallarta – Riviera Nayarit Weekend Package will offer guests an unforgettable celebration to kick off the holiday season with a gastronomic journey that includes exquisite gourmet meals, decadent wine tastings and pairings, and the debut of the resort’s inaugural St. Regis Punta Mita Golf Cup.

“We are thrilled to welcome our guests on an incredible epicurean and golf adventure, marking the start of the holiday season,” said Carl Emberson, general manager of The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort.  “This distinctive experience will showcase our esteemed culinary team’s expertise in addition to challenging guests with our first St. Regis Punta Mita Golf Cup, showcasing our two signature golf courses by Jack Nicklaus.”

The International Gourmet Festival Puerto Vallarta – Riviera Nayarit Weekend package, which includes two nights of accommodations in a deluxe room, St. Regis’ signature Butler Service, and daily breakfast, opens with an exclusive tasting dinner and wine pairing prepared by local chef Thierry Blouet at Café des Artistes del Mar. The gastronomic weekend continues with an exquisite wine tasting event hosted by celebrity blogger and wine icon Deby Beard.  Guests are invited to attend the International Gourmet Festival Gala featuring a cocktail reception and wine pairing dinner by the renowned chefs of Punta Mita as well as some surprise guest chefs. On Saturday, guests will have the option to participate in the inaugural St. Regis Punta Mita Golf Cup for a chance to win phenomenal prizes. For non-golfers, a 60 minute massage at the resort’s signature Remède Spa will be offered as alternate option. Whether guests plan to play or relax, all are invited to join the fun at the awards luncheon taking place at the breathtaking Sea Breeze Beach Club. The festivities conclude with a very special farewell brunch at Las Marietas, a culinary sendoff to end a spectacular weekend.

Available November 22-24, 2013, rates for the International Gourmet Festival Puerto Vallarta – Riviera Nayarit package begin at $799 USD per person, per package for a deluxe garden view room, in addition to 19 percent tax and 10 percent service fees.  For reservations, please call 877-250-8871, visit, or

Ideally located within Mexico’s most exclusive beach community along the shores of Riviera Nayarit, The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort offers modern sophistication, unparalleled luxury and bespoke service at one the best addresses in the world.  Designed by Hill Glazier architects, the resort features 120 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, St. Regis’ legendary Butler Service, a signature Remède Spa, 12,000 square feet of meeting and event space, and state-of-the-art fitness facilities. For more information, please