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.
Luigi Taglienti, LUME, (Milan, Italy)
Luigi was born in Liguria, in the northwest of Italy, and began his career training under “Maestro” Ezio Santin before working with chefs Christian Willer, Christian Sinicropi and Carlo Cracco. In 2007, he met Giorgio Chiesa and began working with him at Ristorante delle Antiche Contrade. Two years later, Luigi was awarded ‘Young Chef of the Year’ by the I Ristoranti d’Italia de L’Espresso, followed by his first Michelin star in 2009. Luigi left Cuneo in 2012, returning to Milan to work at Ristorante Trussardi alla Scala, where he won the prestigious ‘Gambero Rosso Three Forks’ award. He opened his restaurant in 2016, LUME, in Milan, and within a few months was awarded a Michelin star as well as ranked ‘Best New Restaurant in Europe 2017’ by Opinionated About Dining (OAD).
When: 3-4 September 2018
Time: 07:00pm for Pre-Drink, 07:30pm Dinner begins
Price: B7,500 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