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Avianza, MAPA and Alimentos de España organize this action to promote the consumption of poultry meat.

  • The renowned chef will give an online masterclass on October 19 at 18:00 on the versatility of chicken, turkey and quail and will perform a live recipe where poultry meat will be the protagonist.
  • This Avianza initiative will be carried out through the cooking courses platform, Talent Class, and will have free access for all those interested through the link: http://www.talent-class.com/avianza
  • Once again, this action to promote the value of poultry meat has the collaboration of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and Alimentos de España. 

Madrid,October 14, 2022.- Avianza, the interprofessional association of poultry meat has relied on the renowned chef Aurelio Morales and the online culinary platform, Talent Class, to continue carrying out actions to promote the consumption of poultry meat. On this occasion it will be Aurelio Morales (Michelin-starred chef for the restaurant Cebo) who will develop the live class "Cooking with Poultry" with chicken, turkey and quail meat as protagonists through the online cooking courses portal.

The course will take place next Wednesday, October 19 at 6:00 p.m. and anyone interested can access it through this link: http://www.talent-class.com/avianza

During the course, Morales will explain the great versatility of poultry when it comes to cooking and will perform a live recipe specifically designed for one of the poultry meats. The class will be held via Zoom and is part of Talent Class' wide range of training courses.

Aurelio Morales is a chef from Madrid who, after being head chef of the Suria restaurant at Ramses, directed the kitchens of Cebo (restaurant at the Urban hotel in Madrid), which won a Michelin star under his command. This chef is part of the platform's extensive and professional teaching staff, with such prominent names as Carme Ruscalleda, Fran Martínez, Sergi Arola and Martina Puigvert.

Thanks to these collaborations and the support of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and Alimentos de España, Avianza continues its campaign to promote the consumption of poultry meat in Spain, as well as to publicize the benefits of this white meat, including its high nutritional value and quality.

 

 

 

  • The renowned chef and Avianza, the Spanish Interprofessional Association of Poultry Meat, have joined forces to hold a cooking workshop to highlight the benefits of grilled poultry meat.
  • This masterclass took place on 7 July at the SUA by Tricycle restaurant and was attended by some exceptional students, including food and lifestyle journalists and bloggers.
  • Goya, a specialist in embers, developed the workshop by tackling the whole process to make a good poultry barbecue: from the preparation, the type of cooking and temperatures of the embers, to the different cuts and carving, to finish with the plating and the different culinary combinations. 

Madrid, 8 July 2022 - Summer is the barbecue season par excellence. Around the embers, family and friends gather to enjoy gastronomy and outdoor leisure. With the aim of continuing this tradition in the healthiest way possible, Avianza, the Spanish Interprofessional Association of poultry meat, and the expert chef Javier Goya, have joined forces to highlight the benefits of the poultry barbecue.

To this end, Goya gave a masterclass at his restaurant SUA by Triciclo, aimed mainly at journalists and bloggers specialising in lifestyle and gastronomy, where he revealed his secrets to making a first-class poultry barbecue. For more than an hour, the chef covered the whole process: from preparation, the type of cooking and temperatures of the grill, to the different cuts and carving, to finish with the plating and the different culinary combinations. 

The menu prepared and tasted by SUA by Triciclo with Javier Goya consisted of free-range chicken wings stuffed with mussel pickle and grilled; grilled smoked turkey salad, anchovy emulsion, old mustard and cured cheese and grilledquail jerky.

After this presentation as a workshop, the association will publish a free downloadable ebook with the history of grilled chicken and different and tasty recipes for barbecued poultry. Anyone interested in obtaining this digital book will soon be able to find it on the Avianza website.  

"With these actions and with the collaboration of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and Food of Spain, Avianza wants to continue to promote consumption in our country. Spanish poultry meat is healthy and of high quality, which is why we must continue to promote its benefits with actions such as this", said Jordi Montfort, Avianza's Secretary General, adding that "Spain is also one of the main poultry meat producers in Europe, where more than 750 million birds of Spanish origin are consumed every year. We have a growing sector of which we should be proud".

Chef Javier Goya preparing the poultry meat and the macerations.

A moment of the masterclass for media and lifestyle bloggers.

Chef Javier Goya and Jordi Montfort, general secretary of Avianza, during a moment of the barbecue workshop with the embers lit at SUA by Triciclo.

One of the star dishes of the evening: grilled free-range chicken wings stuffed with mussel marinade.

The battle for good taste and delicious dishes is very close between the three, despite the fact that they all share virtues and win the battle to be the healthiest of the range of meats on the market. Here are five reasons why poultry meat will win your heart and, of course, your desire to cook it:

  1. Poultry meat is easy to digest and very economical. These meats, especially chicken, in addition to their versatility and nutritional properties, are one of the favourites of children. An added value when it comes to cooking for the little ones in the house. 
  2. Poultry meat's main source of nutrients is protein, as it is a good source of essential amino acids, those that our organism does not synthesise and which must be consumed for a healthy diet. A serving of 100 grams can contain between 110 and 215 calories. It is a good source of protein and monounsaturated fatty acids .
  3. With its high protein content, poultry meat helps in the fight against bone loss and provides our bodies with a large amount of phosphorus, an essential mineral that nourishes the teeth and bones, as well as the kidneys and liver.
  4. It is precisely because of the high protein levels that they provide so much energy. In addition, the metabolism burns calories so that it can manage a healthy weight and a good level of activity. It is easy to digest and is well tolerated by those suffering from digestive disorders as its connective tissue is easier to disintegrate.
  5. Poultry meat supports growth and muscle development . This is why this meat is highly recommended for youngsters. What's more, the easy digestibility of chicken meat is combined with its satiating effect, which helps us to avoid snacking between meals.

So whenever you want to celebrate something, count on poultry meats to make your dishes and your diet healthy and appetising.

 

MADRID, 20 December 2021

For some years now, turkey has been associated with the American holiday of Thanksgiving or Christmas Eve dinner, but nevertheless, both for its versatility when it comes to cooking it and for its nutritional characteristics, we should include it in our daily diet. Here are a few reasons why we should do so.

  1. It is a natural recuperator after sport

Thanks to its high protein and amino acid content, turkey meat is perfect to eat after a training session because it helps us recover muscle. Whether grilled or in sausages, turkey will give us a boost to avoid the dreaded stiffness.

  • He is the king of the "line".

Turkey is lean meat and contains 2.2 grams of fat per 100 grams of product and provides 107 calories per 100 grams of meat, as long as we discard the skin, which accumulates a greater amount of fat. In addition, thanks to its high water content, it helps us to stay hydrated, a very important aspect in diets.

  • Care for your heart

Turkey meat contains healthy fatty acids that help us to have a strong and healthy heart by keeping the risk of cardiovascular diseases at bay.

  • Zzzzzz

Eating turkey meat will help you sleep better, why? The high levels of tryptophan it contains help regulate the amount of serotonin the body produces and, consequently, help maintain the sleep cycle properly.  

 

MADRID, 19 November 2021

AVIANZA, the Spanish Interprofessional Association of Poultry Meat, joins Hard Rock Hotel Madrid to celebrate in our country one of the most iconic and international dates in the United States: Thanksgiving Day.  

For three days, 23, 24 and 25 November, the flagship restaurant of the Hard Rock Hotel Madrid, Sessionswill celebrate Thanksgiving dinner with a special menu featuring, among other delicacies, the classic roast turkey cooked by renowned chef Juan Hely Pérez.   

Hard Rock Hotel Madrid, which opened its doors last July, did not want to miss the opportunity to celebrate such special dates with the tourists staying at the hotel, as well as with all the locals and American residents who want to celebrate such an important event as Thanksgiving in a unique environment and with the highest quality poultry products from Spanish producers.  

Avianza will be responsible for supplying the turkey poultry meat, both breast and minced, which forms part of the preparation of this typical American dish, and which this year will have a more Spanish flavour than ever.   

The menu will be made up of pumpkin cream with croutons and creme fresh for starters, roast turkey with stuffing, green beans, gravy, cranberry sauce and rustic mashed potatoes for main course, and a pecan pie dessert with fresh milk ice cream, all washed down with national broths.    

Thanksgiving in a spirit of solidarity  

Thanksgiving is a day on which families and friends typically get together to give thanks, something that Avianza and Hard Rock Hotel Madrid have decided to join, giving this action a spirit of solidarity. Therefore, part of the proceeds will be donated to the NGO Save the Children.  

For Jordi Montfort, secretary general of the Spanish Interprofessional Association of Poultry Meat, "this action allows us to show the excellent pairing of Spanish turkey meat with such a typically American celebration as Thanksgiving. We combine the quality of local poultry products, with the expertise of chef Juan Hely Pérez, andan exceptional setting such as the Hard Rock Hotel Madrid, to invite all tourists and citizens to live this experience" .  

For Raúl Palomo, General Manager of Hard Rock Hotel Madrid "It is a pleasure to be able to collaborate in solidarity actions as we know best, Hard Rock style, with our gastronomy and our space in Madrid. We believe that our chef's proposal will be very popular and we invite everyone who wants to come and taste it".