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Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, México

  • Punta Mita, Bahía de Banderas, Nayarit, 63734, Mexico
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Monica de la Torre

Sommelier and Beverage Manager
“In vino veritas - in wine, there is truth.”

 

Four Seasons Tenure

  • Since 2016
  • First Four Seasons Assignment: Current

Employment History

  • Pastry Chef with Oriol Balaguer in Barcelona

Birthplace

  • Mexico City, Mexico

Education

  • Centro Culinario Ambrosia; Sommelier School in Escuela de Hostelería y Restauración de Barcelona and The Court of Master Sommeliers

Languages Spoken

  • English, Spanish Catalan

Monica de la Torre studied restaurant management and culinary arts in her native Mexico City before relocating to Barcelona, Spain to follow her dreams of becoming a pastry chef. She began her career studying and working under famed Spanish Pastry Chef Oriol Balaguer. During her stay in Spain, she discovered her passion for wine and completed her education at sommelier school in Escuela de Hostelería y Restauración de Barcelona and The Court of Master Sommeliers.

After ten years in Spain, Monica returned in 2016 to Mexico to join Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita as Sommelier and Beverage Manager. Her contagious enthusiasm for hospitality is apparent each and every day at the Resort. Monica also serves as a wine expert for Forbes Mexico