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Michelin Awards First Star to a Colombian Restaurant, Elcielo D.C.



· Elcielo D.C. was honored last week as the first Colombian restaurant to receive a starred rating from Michelin.


“My team and I am very humbled and honored to become the first Colombian restaurant to appear on the Michelin guide. This is a huge accomplishment for Colombian cuisine.


“I am proud to have Colombia represented and recognized as world-class gastronomy and I hope this is only the beginning to show how our Colombian and Latin American heritage transcended borders,” said Elcielo D.C.’s Juan Manuel Barrientos.


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