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One&Only Palmilla Hosts World-Renowned Chefs, Christopher Kostow And Jean-Georges Vongerichten For A One-Of-A-Kind Thanksgiving Experience In Los Cabos, Mexico

One&Only Palmilla, the iconic, ultra-luxury Los Cabos resort perched on the edge of the stunning Baja Peninsula, has announced a series of exceptional celebrations for Thanksgiving, starting from November 27. Two world-renowned celebrity chefs, Christopher Kostow and Jean-Georges Vongerichten, will each host exclusive dining experiences showcasing their culinary interpretations of the season’s finest local ingredients, alongside mixology pop-ups from acclaimed London cocktail bar Purl, intimate premium tequila tastings with Clase Azul, and spectacular fireworks for the whole family.

Beachside Dinner Hosted by Chef Christopher Kostow – Wednesday, November 27

Guests will have the opportunity to experience a memorable dinner hosted by Christopher Kostow from The Restaurant at Meadowood, the third youngest chef to ever receive three Michelin stars. Served family-style at a secret location, the dinner will showcase Kostow’s famed ‘New Napa Cuisine’ expertly paired with a selection of signature wines from acclaimed Scribe, Sonoma County vintner. Reservations are available from 7pm to 10pm and the experience is priced at $120 per person.

Chef Kostow Intimate Wine Dinner – Friday, November 29

Chef Christopher Kostow invites guests to an intimate interpretation of dishes from his acclaimed menu, perfectly paired with a selection of signature wines from Scribe, one of the most sought-after Sonoma County wineries. The dinner will be held in the verdant surroundings of the resort’s private Herb Garden from 7pm to 10pm and is limited to 12 guests. The experience is priced at $120 per person.

Chef Jean-Georges Wine Dinner & Charity Auction – Sunday, December 1

Acclaimed celebrity chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten will host a one-of-a-kind five-course masterpiece menu for guests, paired with signature wines from Northern California’s Peter Michael Winery at SEARED. The evening’s finale will be a silent auction, offering a rare magnum bottle of the winery’s flagship 2006 Les Pavots Bordeaux Blend. The proceeds will go to Los Niños del Capitán, a non-profit dedicated to helping local children living in poverty. Reservations are available from 6pm to 10pm and the experience is priced at $190 per person.

In addition to dining with two exceptional Michelin starred chefs, guests at One&Only Palmilla can also experience a series of curated activities to celebrate the holiday weekend:

  • Purl London Pop-Up & Masterclass – Wednesday, November 27 - Thursday, November 28

Purl, London’s inventive speakeasy and creative cocktail destination, will be hosting a masterclass in the Herb Garden to educate guests on the latest trends and techniques in mixology. The bar’s Master mixologist Frank Vocatura will guide guests through three cocktail creations. Held from 5pm to 6.30pm, the masterclass is priced at $50 per person. The following evening, Vocatura will take over the resort’s Agua Bar from 5pm to 10pm for a multi-sensory beverage experience, mystifying guests with fogs, foams, alluring aromas and more.

  • Thanksgiving Celebration – Thursday, November 28

Guests are invited to enjoy a Thanksgiving dining experience hosted at both Agua and SEARED from 6pm to 10pm, to celebrate the holiday in traditional American style, or with a Mexican twist. Both of the resort’s gourmet destinations will offer classic a la carte Thanksgiving dinner menus, as well as inventive, flavorful creations, including mole and barbacoa turkey. Reservations must be placed at least 24 hours in advance.

  • Clase Azul Custom Tequila Tasting – Friday, November 29

Held in the resort’s Veranda, guests are invited to sample a premium selection of tequilas from Clase Azul, one of Mexico’s premier tequila labels, including a special blend created exclusively for the resort. Designed by a community of artisans, each handmade bottle of Clase Azul represents the height of tequila artistry. Priced at $75 per person, the tequila tasting will take place at 5pm and 6pm.

  • Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony – Saturday, November 30

Guests are invited to watch from a front-row seat at the Hacienda as festive fireworks light up the sky and the largest tree in Los Cabos comes to life at the annual One&Only Palmilla Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at 5:30pm.

For more information, visit www.oneandonlyresorts.com/one-and-only-palmilla-los-cabos

Reservations for all Thanksgiving holiday events are highly recommended and can be made by calling +52 624 146 7000 or emailing concierge@oneandonlypalmilla.com. For more information, please visit oneandonlyresorts.com

About One&Only

Created exclusively for the ultra-luxury market, One&Only is conceived as a hallmark of excellence. Set in some of the most beautiful locales in the world, each award-winning resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unrivalled. The exclusive collection includes One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius; One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm in Dubai; One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico; One&Only Cape Town in South Africa; Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in The Blue Mountains in Australia; One&Only Desaru Coast in Malaysia; and One&Only Nyungwe House and One&Only Gorilla’s Nest in Rwanda. As part of the new portfolio, One&Only will be opening One&Only Mandarina in Riviera Nayarit in Mexico in 2020. Additional resorts in development include One&Only Portonovi in Montenegro, One&Only Kéa Island in Greece, One&Only One Za’abeel in Dubai as well as communities of One&Only Private Homes around the world. More information on One&Only is available at oneandonlyresorts.com