11:23 | 04/03/2016 Society
(VEN) - The Australian Consulate-General recently hosted a reception with industry leaders in Ho Chi Minh City to launch the Australian Government’s Taste of Australia 2016 promotion. Taste of Australia 2016 is a Vietnam-wide celebration of Australian food and beverage supported by the Australian Government, industry, and business partners that will take place in April 2016.
Taste of Australia 2016 will introduce a perse range of Australian premium food and beverage products to Vietnamese importers, distributors, retailers, restaurants, chefs and consumers, and share Australia’s modern and sophisticated culinary culture and high-quality ingredients with the Vietnamese market.
In Vietnam, Taste of Australia 2016 will include an exciting program of events and promotions throughout the country, including supermarket promotions and cooking demonstrations; special menus featuring Australian dishes and wine-matching events at leading restaurants, hotels and resorts. A culinary competition involving hospitality students from around Ho Chi Minh City and judged by celebrity Australian chefs will also take place along with exclusive supper-club dinners with leading Australian chefs.
As part of Taste of Australia 2016, the Australian Government is bringing a delegation of exporters of premium products from Australia to Vietnam to introduce them and their products to the market, and undertake business-matching to grow brands and drive new business for both these exporters and their Vietnamese importers and distributors.
Further information about Taste of Australia 2016 is available at http://tasteofaustralia.com.vn/