House Speaker hosts taste of Pacific Alliance, April 12, 2016

House Speaker Geoff Regan and the ambassadors of Peru, Chile, Colombia, and Mexico hosted an evening of food from these Pacific Alliance nations on April 12 in the Speaker’s Centre Block salon.

Sabrina Ruiz Santa Maria, left, her grandmother, right, Peruvian Ambassador Marcela López Bravo, and Conservative MP Ed Fast. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

Causa Limeña Makis, Peruvian smoked-salmon sushi. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

Chefs Juan Pablo Loaiza (Colombia), Raúl Guerrero and Jonathan Luna (Mexico), Lizardo Becerra (Peru), Benjamín Ahumada (Chile), and Tomas Rueda (Colombia). The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

Mexican Ambassador Agustín García-López Loaeza laughs with House Speaker and host Geoff Regan. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

Mr. García-López and Colombian Ambassador Nicolás Lloreda. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chair Bob Nault and Chilean Ambassador Alfonso Silva. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia