Posted February 14, 2008 by Nick Lindauer in Hot Events

ZestFest Miami – June 13 to 15, 2008

Big news for hot sauce lovers”¹this year, ZestFest is doubling the fun. Our first-ever ZestFest Miami will be held from June 13 to 15, 2008.

If you love ZestFest Fort Worth (September 5 to 7, 2008) you won’t want to miss its spicy Miami cousin. You’ll find all the hot sauce samples, collector’s limited edition bottles, inventive salsas and other hot treats that you’ve come to expect from ZestFest, infused with Miami¹s distinctive Latin flavor.

Collectors will enjoy special status at ZestFest Miami, and will find plenty of bottles from well-known companies as well as newcomers. Hot Florida chefs will hold court on the chefs¹ stage, showing you how to make flavorful dishes from the fantastic local seafood and produce. And because ZestFest will be held in the Miami Beach Convention Center, you’ll be right in the
heart of the action, steps away from the beach, great Miami restaurants and clubs. Can you think of a better spicy vacation?

Companies with hot products to sell will have a ball at ZestFest. Trade buyers will be coming to both ZestFest Miami and ZestFest Forth Worth, making the festivals the perfect place to get your company noticed and get your products on shelves across the country. Plus, your products will be in the hands (and mouths) of thousands of new, hungry tasters in two red-hot
markets: Dallas-Fort Worth and Miami. Book your booth now: email or call 866-431-8771.

Also, get ready for the Fiery Food Challenge! Enter your products in more than 80 categories to win the coveted Golden Chile. Early bird rates are in effect until June 27! Check out for details.

Book your travel now! For more info, visit

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Miami Attractions
For the first time ever, ZestFest will light up Miami in the spring of 2008. Miami””home of feisty Latin flavors, sun-kissed white sand beaches and South Beach’s Ocean Drive nightlife””is the ultimate vacation destination for those who live a little spicier.

ZestFest Miami will take place at the Miami Beach Convention Center, right in the heart of the action. That means all the best in zest will be steps from the beach, fantastic cuisine and after-hours hot spots.

And don’t forget you can catch a Miami Dolphins game, check out the real dolphins at the Seaquarium, take in the Miami MetroZoo, or jaunt out to experience the natural wonder of the Everglades. You’ve got to work up an appetite, after all, because Miami offers everything from down-home, authentic Cuban spots to the most inventive Nuevo-Latin cuisine.
Click here to learn how much fun you can have in Miami!

Nick Lindauer

The Original Hot Sauce Blog