16:36 | 10/03/2016 Society
The International Food Festival 2016 entitled 'Taste the World' will be held in Hoi An on March 14-20 to promote Hoi An culture and tourism to domestic and international visitors.
Hoi An is a favourite destination for tourists
The festival, hosted by Hoi An for the first time, will see the participation of chefs from 12 countries including Germany, Russia, Turkey, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Slovenia, Mauritius, Italy, France, Greece, India and the UK.
The event will include various activities including cooking shows, dish creations by international chefs in 12 restaurants in Hoi An and cooking technique exchanges between international and local chefs, among others. The festival will also introduce signature dishes and cakes from Hoi An.
In the opening and closing ceremonies at the An Hoi Sculpture Garden, all culinary creations made by 12 international chefs will be displayed and introduced to visitors.
The festival also creates an opportunity for local chefs and restaurants to exchange with and learn from international food experts to improve their culinary skills and services./.