Gourmet festival

Restaurant Vila Joya in Albufeira will be hosting its annual gourmet festival beginning today (Friday).

The Tribute to Claudia festival, which was started in 2007 to honour the co-founder of the hotel, runs until January 23 and will feature Michelin star chefs from across the world preparing specialised menus in the restaurant at the boutique hotel.

As well as evening meals there will also be afternoon events each day including a chocolate workshop and a port tasting session.

Dinner and full wine pairing each evening costs €325

per person.

For further information, please email [email protected] or call 289 591 795.