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Monday, April 29, 2013

Watch the Trailer For Tasting Menu, A New Foodie Rom-Com From Spain

Posted By on Mon, Apr 29, 2013 at 10:30 AM

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Well, the new Spanish flick Tasting Menu has come up with a brilliant plot for a food-themed rom-com. It's the last night at El Bulli-like restaurant Chakula, the "best restaurant in the world," and an attractive couple have a table booked at the memorable meal. The only problem? They made their reservation a year before, and have since broken up. Sounds like a delicious premise to us.

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We're assuming that the two will find that the path to true love is indeed through the stomach, but looking forward to watching what sounds like a really awkward situation -- not to mention drooling over all the food in the film.

Check out the trailer here:

It's unclear when the film will be released in the U.S. -- it's coming out in Spain June 14, and Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights, according to Deadline. Here's hoping it comes to Netflix in a timely fashion.

[via Eater National]

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Anna Roth is SF Weekly's former Food & Drink Editor and author of West Coast Road Eats: The Best Road Food From San Diego to the Canadian Border.


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