Food Festivals

food festivals
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August 23-September 01, 2019
Food Festivals

Food festivals allow enthusiasts to taste and experience new flavors and new cuisines.

The most renowned festivals take place in different cities around the world: the famous Taste Festivals. These food festivals are unique events that strive to demonstrate the city’s restaurants incredible capabilities. It is a way of communicating what each city has to offer from a gourmet point of view. Visitors are in the hundreds of thousands per event and their expectations are incredibly high. And the Taste Festivals don’t disappoint: usually the issue is knowing where to begin to spend your festival currency, that is unique to the event: crowns instead of euros, dollars, dinars and pounds. Milan, London, Dubai, Cape Town are few among the main locations hosting these famous food festivals.

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August 23-September 01, 2019
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Guagas de Pan in South America
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Guagas de Pan in South America
An overview of traditional sweets for Dia de los Muertos celebration.
Slow Food Festival 2012 | Turin's Salone Del Gusto
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Slow Food Festival 2012 | Turin's Salone Del Gusto
Top ten highlights from this year's edition of Salone del Gusto, the biennial event created and promoted by Slow Food that gathers more than 300 producers fr
Food Porn Party | Film Food Festival 2012
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Food Porn Party | Film Food Festival 2012
It's food porn party time: some shots from this year's event in New York, that combines food on and off the big-screen
Mistura 2012, Food Festival in Peru
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Mistura 2012, Food Festival in Peru
A gallery from 2012 edition of Mistura, the yearly Peruvian food festival.And if you want to know more about the event and get some exclusive quotes, don't m
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Le Grand Fooding Milan 2012
Ten tattooed chefs from all around the world, street food and a rock soundtrack: here is a journey in pictures through 2012 edition of Le Grand Fooding Milan
Taste of London 2012
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Taste of London 2012
A look at the 2012 Taste of London Food Festival
Taste Of Milano 2012 | Foodie Quotes
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Taste Of Milano 2012 | Foodie Quotes
'What's your Taste of Milano?" We asked this question the foodies gathered in Milan for this year's food festival. Here are their answers
Taste of Milano 2012 | Chefs And Food Pictures
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Taste of Milano 2012 | Chefs And Food Pictures
A collection of chefs and their dishes from Taste of Milano 2012
Taste of Christmas 2011
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Taste of Christmas 2011
Held in London, Taste of Christmas brings together some of the city's top restaurants and chefs: 2011 edition hosted chefs like Jamie Oliver, Hugh Fearnley-W
Oh!Bcn Sugar Glass Design
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Oh!Bcn Sugar Glass Design
Food and design event celebrated the relationship between glass and gastronomy
Le Grand Fooding Milan 2011
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Le Grand Fooding Milan 2011
The initiative returns to Milan and FDL took part in the Grand Banquet: a “blind” dinner, 12 chefs from all over the world, and one provocative question: Are
Local Food at Taste of London
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Local Food at Taste of London
A Range of suppliers exhibiting produce at Taste of London
Taste of London 2011
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Taste of London 2011
200,000 dishes over four days, 9 Michelin stars, 50,000 people venturing to Regent's Park in the heart of London to explore food and excite their senses: her
Galway Oyster Festival 2011
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Galway Oyster Festival 2011
Enjoy FDL report from the International Oyster & Seafood Festival in Galway
Taste of Milan 2011 | Pics From The Food Festival
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Taste of Milan 2011 | Pics From The Food Festival
Every year some of the city's best chefs gather in Milan for the 'Taste of Milan' food festival: here is our picture gallery from 2011 edition
Tomatina Festival: a Food Fight in Spain
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Tomatina Festival: a Food Fight in Spain
Every year, on the last Wednesday of August, the Spanish village of Buñol becomes invaded by over 50,000 people: it's Tomatina, probably the world’s most fam
Crave Sydney Food Festival 2011
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Crave Sydney Food Festival 2011
Cooking classes, Chef Showcases, Exhibitions and crazy dinners at Crave
Vico Chefs' Party 2011
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Vico Chefs' Party 2011
Every year, Italian chef Gennaro Esposito welcomes some of Italy’s best-known chefs and young talents.
Identita Golose Report Video
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Identita Golose Report Video
A video report from the three day chef congress Identita Golose. Held annually in Milan.
Kitchen Dialogues: Gastro-Activism in Action
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Kitchen Dialogues: Gastro-Activism in Action
Thinking all things food in San Sebastian at Andoni Luis Aduriz's famous congress, Diálogos de Cocina: two days of engaging conversations.
The $1 'Food Festival' Hits New York This Week
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The $1 'Food Festival' Hits New York This Week
62 different restaurants in New York are offering a special $1 meal as part of a unique promotion that will run until March 8th.
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The perfect Momento? Discovering treasures in the forest
In the heart of Peru's Amazon, discovering the future of food with scientists, linguists, designers and actors: the most weird and special food festival ever.
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Charleston Wine and Food: The Hot Topics
Heirloom grains, kitchen equality, living wages and damn deliciousness! A few of the hot topics encountered at this year's Charleston Wine and Food Festival.
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2017 New York Film Festival: and the Winners are...
Watch the trailers of the winning films at 2017 New York Food Film Festival, an event that showcases the best independent food films from around the world.
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New York Wine and Food Festival: 5 Delicious Events to Attend
We highlight some of the upcoming events at New York Wine and Food Festival, with an eye on those that haven't sold out yet.
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Take Your Seat at the Food Film Festival 2016
Enjoy trailers for some of the films shown during the 10th edition of the Food Film Festival, an event that showcased the best independent food films.
3 Delicious Recipes from Food on the Edge 2016
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3 Delicious Recipes from Food on the Edge 2016
Take your pick from the trio of vegetarian appetizers from three talented Irish chefs attending this year's international food symposium in Galway, Ireland.
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Gastronomika 2016, the Culinary World Gathers in San Sebastian
1500 participants from 45 countries, more than 50 chefs, four days of discussions, demonstrations, exhibitions: a look at this year's Gastronomika congress.
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Food on the Edge 2016 Launch in Copenhagen
The Irish food symposium kicked off at Amass in Copenhagen this week. We take a look at some of the evening's highlights as well as sharing the chef's recipes.
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Hashtags of the Day: #Diwali and #HappyDiwali
All over the world everything is ready to celebrate Diwali, a delightful Hindu festival highly popular also on the web: let's have a look at Diwali in hashtag.
3 Chef Recipes to Try From Food on the Edge 2015
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3 Chef Recipes to Try From Food on the Edge 2015
Ahead of the Food on the Edge chef symposium scheduled in Galway, Ireland on the 19th and 20th October 2015 we have a sneak preview of three top chef dishes.
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Blueberry Festival in Vermont: Summer's Arrived
Every summer people celebrate the blueberry in Vermont, the place on Earth with the most sweet and juicy blueberries ever harvest.
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The Belgium Effect at Culinaria
We explore the Belgium Effect as some of the country's top chefs cook up a four day feast at the Culinaria Food Festival in the country's capital city.
Save The Date: Taste of Christmas 2014
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Save The Date: Taste of Christmas 2014
The Taste of Christmas 2014 is a fascinating food festival celebrating holiday flavors. This year it will be held in London, Verona and Utrecht. Find out more.
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Identità Golose 2014 in Milan
Identità Golose 2014, a three day food congress that will see some of the world's biggest chefs visit Milan to share ideas and discover new flavors in the city.
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The Young Chefs Redefining British Dining
FDL traveled to Taste of London to meet some of the young chefs driving a newly emerging dining scene across the city and Britain as a whole.
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Noosa International Food and Wine Festival on its Tenth Year
Find out what exciting things are in store at this year's Noosa Food and Wine Festival in Australia, from great chefs to amazing cooking
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Oxford vs Cambridge: Boats and Wines
The two legendary universities have been in competition for centuries – and their rivalry isn’t limited to merely sports or academia
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Food Festivals' Momentum
A year of independent Food meetings from Capetown to Berlin and from Dubrovnik to Tokyo, food festivals are having a great momentum
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Cancun's Riviera Maya Food Fest (Photos)
All eyes were on Cancun this weekend as it celebrated the 2nd annual Riviera-Maya Food Festival with great chefs including Massimo Bottura and Enrique Olvera.
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Inhale a Shot of Whisky
Fancy a shot of whisky vapour? Here's a look at an interesting whisky tornado concept developed by scientists at King's College in London.
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The Young British Foodies: Interview with Chloe Scott Moncrieff
Discover the Young British Foodies Awards created by baker Lily Jones, food writer Chloe Scott Moncrieff and food PR Amy Thorne for passionate foodies
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Taste of Sydney 2013
A look at some of the events on offer for this year's Taste of Sydney festival, four days of food packed fun down under
Restaurant Day 2013
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Restaurant Day 2013
From Helsinki to the world the now established Restaurant Day Read the article
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Identità Golose 2013, Viviana Varese's Secret Risotto Recipe
Viviana Varese, Chef of Alice the new rising star of the Milanese food scene, seafood to be precise, presented at Milan Food&Wine her secret recipe
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Restaurant Day, 2013: Play Restaurant for One Day
It started in Helsinki and it's becoming a fast and furious movement where everyone wants to try having a restaurant for one day, it's called Restaurant Day
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Andrea Aprea's Secret Meat Tartare Recipe
Discover what's been prepared at Milan's Food&Wine Festival by Chef Andrea Aprea of Milan's Park Hyatt
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Milan Food&Wine Festival: Eugenio Boer's Secret Recipe
Discover the Chef of the restaurant Enocratia, Eugenio Boer's secret recipe for the Milan Food&Wine Festival, a parallel event to the major Identità Golose
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Slow Food Festival 2012: Top Ten Highlights From Turin
A 'visual' report from this year's Salone del Gusto, the biennial event that gathers in Turin, Italy, more than 300 food producers from 50 different countries
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Le Grand Fooding New York: A Tasty Brooklyn Celebration
Chefs from all over the world gathered in New York for the five-day events of food, from food-nostalgia to a 'campfire': FDL's report and gallery from Brooklyn
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Mistura 2012: The Peruvian Food Festival In Pics And Quotes
A glimpse of this year's Mistura Festival in Peru with pictures, quotes and themes to emerge from the wonderfully vibrant food festival
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The Copenhagen Cooking Food Festival
A look at the ten day Copenhagen Cooking Festival - lasting ten days and absolutely packed with food focused events
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Le Grand Fooding 2012: Milan Has An 'Angry Skin'. Or Is It Hungry?
Ten chefs, tattoos and street food: this year's edition of the festival rocked the city. An FDL report and the best soundtrack to enjoy it
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Mad Food Camp 2012: 12 Topics + 7 Quotes From Copenhagen
A report from Rene Redzepi's Mad Food Camp in Copenhagen, looking at the themes and quotes that emerged from the food festival
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Diversity Dished up at Taste of London 2012
Taste of London 2012: a look at London and how the city and it's many migrant chefs have helped change the shape of dining in the capital
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What's Your Taste Of Milano? Foodie Quotes At The Food Festival
A closer look at the foodies who gathered in Milan to enjoy the 2012 event. Curious to know which is the tasty essence of the city? Don't miss our gallery...
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Taste of Milano 2012 in Food Pics and Quotes
Taste of Milan 2012 has just finished, but you can still enjoy the event with our collection of pictures and quotes from the chefs at the annual food festival
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Sapori Ticino 2012, It's Time For The Grand Finale
The wonderful S. Pellegrino Sapori Ticino 2012 will finalize with a splendid meal prepared by stellar chefs along the lakes and mountains of Switzerland
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A Taste of Ireland on St.Patrick's Day
Things to do in Ireland: With St.Patrick's day being celebrated around the world here's some great food things to do for a real taste of Ireland
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2012
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Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2012
A video from 2012 edition of Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, one of the most important date of the world's foodie calendar.
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Australian Tidbits from Melbourne Food & Wine Festival 2012
Some of the world's best chefs, butchers, producers and even the World's Longest Lunch: Australia hosts the 20-days food event now in its 20th edition
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Identità Golose 2012 Milan, a Chefs' Congress | Video
Identità Golose 2012: Some of the world's best chefs visit Milan for the annual international culinary congress. A food event also held in London and New York.
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Milan Tasteful Map: Best Food, Restaurants and Events
Food in Milan: a highlight of festivals, one off events and stand out food occasions throughout Milan during 2011
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S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna Events
Great upcoming events organised by S.Pellegrino and Aqua Panna throughout 2012. From the Swiss Alps to Venice, London to Tuscanny - A real gourmet agenda.
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London Tasteful Map: Best Food, Restaurants and Events
Food in London: A look at some of the best food festivals and events in London throughout 2011
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A 2012 Food Festival Agenda
A top food festival list for 2012. A collection of some best food festivals and events to visit around the world
Wine Label Competitions: a Contest for Wine Lovers
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Wine Label Competitions: a Contest for Wine Lovers
While we’ve been taught never to judge a book by its cover, would you buy a bottle of wine with a drunk Santa Claus on it?
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Taste of Christmas 2011: Dinner Ideas with a Twist
Christmas dinner ideas from Taste of Christmas 2011. Including some turkey tips from Jamie Oliver and a great sprout recipe from Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
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Food Shopping at Taste of Christmas 2011
Tukeys, steamed puds and Christmas drinks - a round up from Taste of Christmas 2011.
Sport your food: Chefs and Artists at IMA Festival 2011
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Sport your food: Chefs and Artists at IMA Festival 2011
Following are the names of the 5 chefs and the 5 artists who will be taking part in the exhibition, which were just announced yesterday
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Food and Art: Discover IMA Festival 2011
The new edition of IMAFestival, dedicated to food and culture. Its conclusion in London next August, just in time for the Olympics
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Report from Le Grand Fooding Milan 2011 | Gallery
A “blind” dinner, 12 chefs from all over the world, and one provocative question: Are we so sure that the best Italian food is eaten in Italy?
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Litquake: a San Francisco's Feast of Food Writing
The 2011 edition of Litquake Festival, in San Francisco, took place from 7 to 15 October
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Crave Sydney International Food Festival 2011 - Gallery
A whole month dedicated to the best Australian food. In Sydney until 31 October. Tastings, chef showcases, exhibitions and much more
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Mistura Festival 2011 in Peru: More Than Just Food
160,000 dishes, 500,000 loaves of artisan bread, 8 tons of fruit, and 500 litres of pisco sour in just 10 days? It must be the Mistura Festival, Gastón Acurio,
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Galway Oyster International Festival 2011 | Gallery
At the Galway Oyster Festival 2011 some of the tastiest oysters in the world are celebrated in the longest running
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Le Grand Fooding NY 2011: Interview with Chef Ana Ros
Passionate and tenacious, the Slovenian chef of Hiša Franko, preferred the stoves - and love - to a diplomatic career...
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A Day at Taste of Milan 2011 | Gallery
The hippodrome hosted the second edition of Taste of Milano, where crowds flocked to get a full-sensory experience of the city’s signature flavours
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Butter Sculptures Mania | Gallery
From the Iowa State Fair to the Lamp Festival in Tibet, discover the craze of Butter carving, now even in the movie titled "Butter"
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The Best Food Festivals in Alaska
A gastronomic tour of Alaska? Why not! The Great North offers food festivals for all tastes.
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Oktoberfest & Co: World's Best Beer Festivals
While enjoying a nice cold frosty one at home is fine, why not combine your love for beer with a bit of world travel?
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Exclusive Dinner at the Court of Versailles
The French way of eating is officially recognized as a UNESCO masterpiece. And what better place to celebrate than Versailles?
Scandinavian Food Festivals: the Swedish 'Crayfish Party'
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Scandinavian Food Festivals: the Swedish 'Crayfish Party'
Summer means the much beloved ritual of eating crayfish – noisily, greedily and in great company.
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Jelly Shots: the Jell-o Mold Competition
The third edition of the jelly festival was held at the Gowanus Studio Space in Brooklyn. Discover the jelly art on Fine Dining Lovers!
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Foodmania, a Taste of London Report
Look at these great Taste of London 2011 pictures and read FDL's look at the event
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Northern Ireland: a Walking Tour of the Local Cuisine
If like Israel Armstrong, the protagonist of the Mobile Library series written by Ian Sansom, you would like to sample some of the