Once again the Anantara Siam Bangkok plays host to the World Gourmet Festival, tempting local gourmands with a stellar line-up of guest chefs preparing gala dinners, masterclasses, and more.
Meet the Chefs appearing at the 2018 World Gourmet Festival.
Each year the arrival of the World Gourmet Festival has Bangkok’s legions of foodies salivating in anticipation. This year marks the 19th edition of this popular event, which runs from September 3rd to the 9th at the Anantara Siam Bangkok hotel (presented in collaboration with Gastronauts Asia and S.Pellegrino). This year the chef line-up includes chefs from all over the world, with many new faces among the returning regulars.
Jeong Ho Kim, Jungsik, (Seoul, South Korea)
Jeong Ho graduated from the Korean Culinary Art & Science High School, at which time he decided to pursue a career in food and the culinary world. He made plans to travel and left for America, finding employment at the Hyatt Hotel in Nevada. He moved to accept an internship at MOTO in Chicago where he furthered his experience and built on his passion for fine dining. Jeong Ho returned to Korea in 2009 and joined Jungsik restaurant, switching between Seoul and New York, working as part of the team for the opening of Jungsik NYC. During this period, he was appointed as the Executive Chef, responsible for the development of the menu and the day-to-day running of the kitchens. His philosophy is centred around sourcing the finest ingredients and the careful balance of flavours.
When: 5-6 September 2018
Where: The Spice Market
Time: 07:00pm for Pre-Drink, 07:30pm Dinner begins
Price: B8,900 with wine pairing
How To Reserve Your Seats
All World Gourmet Festival 2018 events will be held at the Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel (155 Ratchadamri Rd). To find out more, or to make your reservations, call 02 126 8866 (ext. 1707), or email: [email protected].
Visit the website at: www.worldgourmetfestival.asia
*Price per person in Thai Baht and subject to 10% service charge and 7% VAT