Opening the 4th Hoi An International Food Festival 2019

Sunday, april 14, 2019 18:20

(QNO) - The event was opened in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province  on the evening of April 12 with the participation of 10 famous  chefs from Germany, Japan, France, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam.

A big bowl of Cao Lau noodles at the event
A big bowl of Cao Lau noodles at the event

The 4th International Food Festival 2019 under the theme Cao Lau Challenge lasts from 11 to 14 April. These chefs will cook Hoi An Cao Lau in their own traditional style to serve tourists.

According to Vice Chairman of the Hoi An city’s People’s Committees Nguyen Van Son, the festival is a very meaningful activity to enhance the exchange and promote the art of making Hoi An traditional dishes, especially Cao Lau- the best dish of Hoi An cuisine. It aims to highlight Hoi An tourism tradename in the world tourism market.

10 world famous chefs taking part in the festival
10 world famous chefs taking part in the festival

Vice Chairman Son said, businesspeople from many countries such as China, Japan, India and Western countries coming to Hoi An port in the 16th - 17th centuries made Hoi An cuisine a harmonious combination of the world leading culinary delights. In addition, the way to process Hoi An food, and the abundance of local raw materials have created opportunities to develop unique Hoi An food culture.

Food booth by a Malaysian chef.
Food booth by a Malaysian chef.

Coming to Hoi An ancient town, experts and visitors will be attracted by culinary culture of the city. Hoi An is hounoured for one of 25 world best destinations by TripAdvisor, its cooking-teaching service- Top 10 most exciting experiences on the planet by Lonely Planet, Quang noodles and Hoi An Cao Lau noodles – the values of Asian cuisine,  Hoi An market - a food paradise.

The festival is attractive to international and domestic tourists.
The festival is attractive to international and domestic tourists.

 

It is an opportunity for Hoi An to propagate its values of culinary culture to the world.
It is an opportunity for Hoi An to propagate its values of culinary culture to the world.

 

Key raw materials to make Hoi An Cao Lau noodles.
Key raw materials to make Hoi An Cao Lau noodles.

 

A bowl of Hoi An Cao Lau noodles.
A bowl of Hoi An Cao Lau noodles.

 

A chef performs cooking at the festival.
A chef performs cooking at the festival.

 


 

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