La Ruta del Toro (Route of the Bull) is a series of culinary experiences at PLAZA DEL TORO in which the Toro Bravo Inc. Restaurant Group shares food and explores Spain to bridge the cultures of Portland and Spain. Events include seated dinners inspired by regions of Spain, traveling guest chefs and winemakers, Spanish entertainment, live music, and DJ’d dance parties.

 
 

UPCOMING LA RUTA DEL TORO EVENTS

La Ruta Del Toro:
Culinary Travels in Spain

Sunday, September 24

6pm, $90
PLAZA DEL TORO
105 SE Taylor, Portland, OR 97214

Join us for a La Ruta del Toro culinary and cultural exploration of Spain at PLAZA DEL TORO with John Gorham, Toro Bravo Chef Pat Manning, and PLAZA DEL TORO Chef Michael Kessler. The Toro Bravo Inc chefs will present a menu inspired by their recent two week culinary trip through San Sebastian, Rioja, and Barcelona. Ticket price includes seated dinner and welcome cocktail. Beverage pairing available for $45. Full bar and wine list available for purchase. Doors and passed appetizers at 6pm, dinner promptly at 6:30pm. 

 
 

PAST LA RUTA DEL TORO EVENTS

La Ruta del Toro: Asturias Sidra House Dinner

A culinary and cultural exploration of Asturias, the famous sidra appellation of Spain, featuring a traditional seated sidra house dinner with Trabanco Sidra, dishes inspired by the sidra houses of Asturias, and music by the Portland hipster bluegrass cover band, The Junebugs

LA RUTA DEL TORO: CADIZ

A culinary and cultural exploration of the Cádiz region of Spain featuring sherry from Bodegas La Cigarrera, the oldest almacenista bodega in the small town of Sanlúcar de Barrameda, with our special guest, ninth generation cellar master Ignacio Hidalgo (courtesy of De Maison Importing), a Flamenco show with emcee Pepe Raphael, Flamenco dancer Verónica Medina Cano and Flamenco guitarist Mark Ferguson. 

Video by Luis Alvarado