September is the ideal month for food lovers worldwide to experience a huge range of events celebrating diversity, local food, Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants and top chef talent.
So wherever you are in the world - see if you can't get a chance to partake in on one of these unmissable events.
Here's our pick of eight top events happening around the world in September:
1. Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants - 26 September
Mexico city will host one of the most prestigious restaurant awards ceremony's in the calendar: Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants at the Centro Cultural Roberto Cantoral. Now entering its fourth year the S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna sponsored event is the one to watch highlighting some of the world's best chef talent. For those not lucky enough to be there in person you can catch the event live as it happens on the night, with FineDiningLovers' livestream on this page. Find out if Virgilio Martinez will be able to retain his no.1 position with Central ...
Ahead of the awards ceremony Kamilla Seidler of Gustu, Bolivia has been named as Latin America's Best Female chef 2016, with the Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 going to Claude Troisgros of Rio's Olympe restaurant.
2. Andoni Aduriz and Virgilio Martinez at Mirazur (France): 8 September, 21 September
Mauro Colagreco celebrates his 10th anniversary at Mirazur with an incredible line–up of 10 guest chefs. Next up is Andoni Aduriz of Mugaritz restaruant in San Sebastian, Spain on 8 September. He is also this year's mentor for Spain-Portugal at S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2016. Following later in the month is the wold famous Virgilio Martinez of Central restaurant in Lima, Peru on 21 September.
Where: Mirazur, Menton (France)
Price: €250 per person (excluding drinks)
Info and bookings: Tel +33 (0)4 92 41 86 86 | [email protected]
3. Mistura 2016 (Peru): 2 –11 September
Lima, Peru hosts Latin America's largest and highest profile food event in the culinary calendar. Visitors will get the chance to rub shoulders with the likes of Virgilio Martinez, as well as tap into a hugely diverse gastronomic offering and an exciting array of ingredients.
Website: Mistura 2016
Parc de Bruxelles, Brussels will fill with masterclasses and top chefs. Drink Bordeaux wine and enjoy signature dishes from some of Belgium's top chefs.
The trend–setting Pacific NorthWest Head will host an eclectic food event with a charity bent.
Tennessee, home of country music, is the natural host for this toe-tapping event where revellers get to eat, drink and dance.
7. CHEFS®EVOLUTION (Netherlands): 18 and19 September
High brow cooks and professionals won't want to miss out on this special event with top chef talent.
A top gourmet food festival welcomes world class chefs, winemakers and artisans to Bangkok for a series of top class dinners.
9. Terra Madre (Italy): 22 – 26 September
A huge celebration of food from all over the world can be found at this bi–annual event taking place in various locations around Turin, Italy.
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