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World Pasta Day @ Auditorium DKP on 25th October 2018

Press Release World Pasta Day @ Auditorium DKP on 25th October 2018 PASTA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF GLOBAL POPULARITY ON WORLD PASTA DAY 2018 On Thursday, Oct. 25, World Pasta Day will celebrate its 20th anniversary. Since its inception, pasta’s popularity has grown globally, and continues to win over new fans daily. The city of Dubai will host World Pasta Day 2018. The choice of Dubai is a tribute to the contribution that Arab culture has made to the invention of the most famous pasta format. In the 9th-century the Arabs brought to Sicily the Ittriyya, thin strands of dried pasta, later perfected by the Italian “Vermicellari,” that…

THE 10th EDITION OF THE ITALIAN CUISINE WORLD SUMMIT IN DUBAI

Press Release THE 10th EDITION OF THE ITALIAN CUISINE WORLD SUMMIT IN DUBAI The 10th Italian Cuisine World Summit, presented in Dubai, will be under the auspices of the E.A.U. Italian Embassy in Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Dubai and the Italian Trade Agency (ICE). The tenth edition of the Italian Cuisine World Summit, organized by Itchefs-GVCI and recognized as the most important international event dedicated to Italian lifestyle and the excellence of its food & beverage, will kick off in Dubai this year at the exclusive Pavillion, located in the Armani Hotel. The…

Iftar & Suhoor in Dubai: the best selection of Ramadan Tent

Iftar & Suhoor in Dubai: the best selection of Ramadan Tent What is the difference between iftar and suhoor? Both are the names given to meals taken outside fasting time during Ramadan: iftar occurs after sunset and suhoor before sunrise. Once the sun sets on a day of fasting, it’s a joyous occasion of eating and socialising. Most hotels and restaurants offer special iftar meals, most commonly a large spread of Middle Eastern mezze favourites such as hommus and falafel, and some traditional Emirati dishes such as baby camel, grilled sea-bass and halva (a dense Turkish-style dessert of seeds and…

Ramadan in Dubai: Iftar & Suhoor around the City

Ramadan in Dubai: Iftar & Suhoor around the City What is the difference between iftar and suhoor? Both are the names given to meals taken outside fasting time during Ramadan: iftar occurs after sunset and suhoor before sunrise. Once the sun sets on a day of fasting, it’s a joyous occasion of eating and socialising. Most hotels and restaurants offer special iftar meals, most commonly a large spread of Middle Eastern mezze favourites such as hommus and falafel, and some traditional Emirati dishes such as baby camel, grilled sea-bass and halva (a dense Turkish-style dessert of seeds and honey), all…

Italian Theatre @ Taste of Dubai, 8-10 March 2018

Press Release Italian Theatre @ Taste of Dubai, 8-10 March 2018 Food products with authenticity seals take centre stage at the Italian Theatre at Taste of Dubai Aiming to educate the public about the genuine ‘Made in Italy’ products, the Italian Trade Agency organises informative seminars, workshops, food demonstrations and samplings at the Italian Theatre at Taste of Dubai.  The event will take place this weekend starting March 8-10, 2018 at Dubai Amphitheatre in Dubai Media City. Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) and Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) are trademarks introduced in 1992 by the European Union to avoid deceptive and…

Taste of Dubai @ Dubai Media City, 8-10 March 2018

Taste of Dubai @ Dubai Media City, 8-10 March 2018 Taste of Dubai 2018 celebrates its 11th year and is the City’s favourite Food, Drink and Music festival. The festival is a 3 day food extravaganza, with city’s hottest restaurants, world class celebrity chefs, and an incredible line-up of international music. For all those food lovers you can come and watch live cooking demonstrations or get hands on and cook along side our famous chefs, as well as learn some culinary top tips. Alternatively you can enjoy listening to fantastic live entertainment; relax and soak up the festival atmosphere in  our…

Gulfood 2018 @ DWTC, February 18-22 2018

Gulfood 2018 @ DWTC, February 18-22 2018 The world’s largest annual food and beverage trade show is just around the corner. The 23rd edition, which takes place from February 18-22, 2018, at Dubai World Trade Centre, confirms Dubai’s leading role in setting the global food agenda. The 2018 event promises to be bigger than all previous editions. The fully booked-out show will welcome more than 5,000 exhibitors. Spread over one million square feet exhibition space, Gulfood 2018 will host more than 120 national pavilions – including first-time participants from as far afield as Estonia, Serbia and Slovakia – and at least…