From March 8 -10, at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre.
Taste of Dubai 2018 returns to Dubai Media City Amphitheatre on the 8th to 10th March celebrating its 11th year as the city’s favorite food, drink and music festival as part of Dubai Food Festival. The three-day food extravaganza will give you the chance to taste the city’s favourite restaurants, be inspired by a new line up of world-class celebrity chefs, and international music acts.
A food lover’s getaway in the heart of the city, Taste of Dubai returns with a new look as it continues to celebrate the food landscape of the city alongside an international line up of celebrity chefs – Master Pâtissier Eric Lanlard; BBC’s ‘What to Eat Now’ Valentine Warner who will be at Taste of Dubai for the first time; 2013 ‘Chopped’ Champion Jun Tanaka; Annabel Karmel best-selling author on baby food & nutrition; India’s legendary Sanjeev Kapoor; who will join Taste Dubai’s favourites Reza Mahammad and the much-loved South African chef Jenny Morris.
New to Taste of Dubai this year the celebrity chefs will be inviting you to join them at the Celebrity Chefs’ Tasting Table, part of the Crate and Barrel Chefs’ Theatre, where you could be one of a few selected top tasters who will get to taste some of their delicious mouth-watering master pieces. Local and international baristas will also showcase their talents enticing your taste buds as they share their techniques and trade secrets in the MMI Beverage Theatre.
The much-loved Cooking Challenge returns presented by Al Ain Dairy and Kibsons International where visitors can put their creative cooking skills to the test as you compete with other challengers to win prizes throughout the weekend with your chance to cook alongside Taste Dubai Celebrity Chefs including Sanjeev Kapoor, Reza Muhammad, Jenny Morris, and chefs from the Taste of Dubai restaurants.
“Last year was Taste of Dubai’s centenary year which celebrated the exceptional culinary variety of the city, bringing together local and international chefs to create new flavours and explore food trends for every food enthusiast in the UAE. In our 11th year we continue on the mission to celebrate culinary passion alongside bringing a new exciting line up of chefs, great entertainment and fun for the whole family to enjoy.” said Chris Fountain, Group Managing Director, Turret Media, organisers of Taste Dubai.
Taste of Dubai is part of Dubai Food Festival, a citywide culinary celebration that showcases the Emirate’s emergence as the gastronomy capital of the region through a packed 17-day programme of food-related events, activities, promotions and appearances by food celebrities all across the city. In its 5th edition, Dubai Food Festival 2018, which runs from 22 February till 10 March, promotes the diversity, creativity and multicultural nature of Dubai’s culinary offering.
A family day out in Dubai not to be missed, children under 12 have free entry. Tickets are on sale now at http://tasteofdubaifestival.com/tickets/, but you’ll have to be quick to grab the early bird discount available for a limited time only, on a selection of ticket options including VIP tickets for those looking for the ultimate Taste Dubai Experience. New restaurants, chefs and entertainment are yet to be revealed, so be sure to keep up to date at www.tasteofdubaifestival.com for the latest information about this year’s Taste Dubai.