7 May 2013

Milan Food Week


If you are one of those people that take their food seriously, you can’t afford missing the Milan Food Week – ‘the most tasty week in the world’. For nine days the city of Milan will showcase the finest food, wines and beverages in an unforgettable culinary experience for all visitors. From the 17th to 25th of May the city will be even livelier than usual with over 150 food related events: free cooking classes, workshops, performances and treat tasting will fill the city from morning to evening. Temporary, organic farmers markets will mushroom up and restaurants will be offering special themed menus prepared by some of the best Italian chefs.

Most of the events are free with food-inspired art exhibits of renowned Made in Italy food brands. MFW will logically be focus of the Milan Expo highlighting good and healthy eating habits and aspects related to the 2015 feed the planet theme.

Food Week is not only dedicated to master chefs, but is to be considered a kind of public kitchen, where everyone with a passion for cooking is invited to come and have a go at professional cooking. This year particular attention will be paid to food bloggers and the effect that they have on the culinary culture.

Milan is the place to be for a week filled with cultural and social meetings, all ready to get the kitchen set up in the city.

Here are just a few of the appointments that we have selected for you:

May 17th – The elegance of food, happy hour!

An evening dedicated to the chefs and gourmands with aperitifs along with the very best selection of food in a special location. MGM Food, along with a brigade of professionals, will delight guests with interesting preparations, always with respect for the concept of the raw material. Limited seats.

May 22th – Food, Internet and social network

Professional foodbloggers will taste, try and propose new recipes and give advice to the audience. Ivana Pais, an expert in professional social networks will discuss the topic with the foodbloggers Francesca Gonzales and Cristina Vaghi.

May 23th – Honest Tasting

A tasting of wines from Lusenti winery and professional dishes of a chef. Limited seats.

May 24th – Cake Design Italian Festival

The third edition of Cake Design Italian Festival opens its doors in the halls of the prestigious Sheraton Hotel Malpensa. In addition to the great classics of the past, new editions and activities will be presented, dedicated to Cake Lovers.