“Mais Gosto” project aims to give new life to restaurants and bars in the Algarve

“Mais Gosto – Restoration Consulting” is the latest project by CNERGIA – Soluções Criativas, a company led by Deize […]

“Mais Gosto – Consultoria em Restauração” is the latest project by CNERGY – Soluções Criativas, a company led by Deize Serrano, which was presented on Friday, Women's Day, during the meeting that the Algarve Women's Business Network (AWBN) promoted at Vila Vita Parc in Porches.

O Chef Augusto Lima, who is the gastronomic consultant of this new service, innovative in the Algarve, pointed out that «Restoration is a truly exciting business, but with high risk, both for its competitiveness and for the uncertainties inherent to the current times. Only strong management, unlimited passion and a proactive attitude can dictate success».

Helping new or existing restaurants and bars to improve their service in all respects is the main purpose of "More Like", presented by Deize Serrano as «an innovative consultancy concept that aims to provide restaurants and bars with tools that enable them to stimulate and revitalize their activity».

«We work together with its customers in order to develop solutions that have the following attributes: effectiveness, efficiency and innovation. Each project is monitored in a personalized way so that the solutions outlined, at a strategic, operational or structural level, are always suitable for each organization», explained Deize Serrano.

For this, the “Mais Gosto” service can deepen issues that include gastronomic and restaurant consultancy, the design and organization of Training Plans for employees, by Menu Engineering, that is, the preparation of menus according to Menu Engineering, by surgical diagnoses (self-monitoring/work methodologies), or nutritional analysis, among other aspects more directly linked to the restaurant business.

But because the goal is to offer a complete service, “more like” also provides consultancy in the areas of strategic marketing, Design, Branding and Communication projects (logos, menus, website, social networks), layout design for kitchens and dining rooms in 3D models or even integrated remodeling, decoration and furniture projects .


Sharing ideas, experiences and business

The presentation of the “Mais Gosto” project was one of the highlights of the AWBN meeting at the five-star resort Vila Vita, in Porches (Lagoa). About three and a half dozen women entrepreneurs from the Algarve, Portuguese and foreigners of various nationalities participated, all of whom took a contribution to donate to Casa Nossa Senhora da Conceição.

International Women's Day was the motto for this meeting, where new successful projects, products and ideas were presented to the female community.

The event's host, Vila Vita Parc, welcomed all the participants, with a cocktail, and promoted a visit to its facilities, namely the Vital SPA, the Hypoxi Studio and the wine cellar, located eight meters away of depth and that keeps wines that are true treasures.

Casa da Isabel, from Portimão, contributed its sweets and 'MYR its liqueurs, served in a very original way. Jams from Luísa Teixeira and her Balsa Conservas Artesanais, from Maragota (Olhão), Monterosa olive oils, from Moncarapacho (Olhão), and wines, cookies and jams from Herdade dos Grous, in Alentejo, which belongs to Vila Vita Group, or the services of its Vital SPA.

Chef Augusto Lima transformed the products of the TASTE basket from the farmer Carla Moreira, from Horta da Torre (Silves), in a moment Slow Food for tasting Algarvian flavors..

Finally, Ondina Santos brightened the event with her fado soul.

In between, there was still time for networking, that is, to exchange ideas, experiences and information about businesses and other topics that interest the women who are part of the AWBN.

All this was recorded on video by ETIC_Algarve and in photography by Sul Informação, who was the media partner.

In the end, the participants confessed that it was a very interesting and pleasant way to celebrate Women's Day.


Veja here the photo gallery about the AWBN meeting in Vila Vita.