StreetXO, the first alliance between the chef and El Corte Inglés, will open in the coming weeks at its new location
MADRID, 23 Nov. (EUROPA PRESS) -
El Corte Inglés has become the first department store in the world to have a Michelin star after RavioXO by chef Dabiz Muñoz won its first star from the Michelin Guide.
Specifically, RavioXO was made at the gala held last night in Toledo with its first star from the iconic red guide just six months after its opening last May at the Castellana Gourmet Experience.
Dabiz Muñoz showed his joy last night at this new recognition, which he wanted to share with his entire team and highlighted the fact that it was the first time that a project located in a department store has received this international award.
"This star tastes like glory and all the recognitions are wonderful. Furthermore, it is the first time that a department store has been awarded a Michelin star. We started working with El Corte Inglés 10 years ago and everyone told me it was crazy open there, because El Corte Inglés's commitment to gastronomy was not what it is now and it seemed crazy. Not only has everything that has happened with StreetXo and now with RavioXo been spectacular," Dabiz Muñoz assured in statements to Europa Press at end of the gala
For their part, sources from El Corte Inglés have assured Europa Press that it is an "honor to accompany a chef with the talent of David Muñoz". "We are happy for the recognition achieved, which means valuing the work of RavioXO's alma mater and his entire team, whom we congratulate on this achievement", they have indicated.
RavioXo is a new gastronomic concept by Dabiz Muñoz in which the commitment to dumplings stands out and whose decoration was carried out by the interior design studio of Lazaro Rosa Violán, while the execution of the work was carried out by the project department of Real Estate of El Corte Inglés.
The new Michelin star in Madrid is the second restaurant that the Madrid chef Dabiz Muñoz, who with this star reaches his fourth after the three he has at DiverXO, has opened inside an El Corte Inglés center, since the first was 10 years ago. years with StreetXO, which will open a new location in the coming weeks.
The new StreetXO, which is currently under construction and will be located at El Corte Inglés de Serrano, 47, will double the area it had in its first location, reaching 450 square meters.