Bangkok welcomes chefs, winemakers, and food experts from around the globe at Four Seasons Bangkok’s “World Gourmet Festival”
By Jan Mick
Excitement is building around the “14th World Gourmet Festival (WGF),” to be held at Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok Sept. 2-8 this year. Already confirmed are leading chefs and influential winemakers, and as the festival approaches the list is set to grow, according to the organizers.
Since its inception, the WGF has grown in prominence to feature an extraordinary line-up of some of the best chefs, winemakers, and food experts from across the globe, all gathered together under one roof for a week-long celebration of outstanding cuisine and superb wines. Here are some who has confirmed participation as of this writing:
Also confirmed to participate in WGF are: Master of Wine, Ned Goodwin, who will be conducting a wine master class, and winemaker Pascal Jolivet will be hosting a wine tasting session.
Once again this year, the WGF supports HRH Princess Soamsawali’s Save A Child’s Life from AIDS Project under the auspices of the Thai Red Cross Society. Bt600.00 from the price of every WGF dinner ticket, as well as proceeds from the World Gourmet live auction, will be donated to this charity.
Guests can also look forward to unique wine pairings at the dinners of Chef Jérôme Bonnet and Chef David Rathgeber. In addition, the lobby will play host to cooking demonstrations by the participating chefs in the Gaggenau show kitchen, as well as the much-loved WGF lunch and Sunday Brunch with cuisine from around the world. The latest updates and more information, check out www.worldgourmetfestivalbangkok.com as well as Facebook Twitter and Instagram.