French Gourmet Day at Riga Food 2023 :
brand-new niche producers coming to the Baltics
Top-notch French niche wines, spirits and gourmet brands will be showcased on September, 8th at French Gourmet Day within Riga Food 2023 international trade fair.
The showcase aims to bring together gastronomy, mixology and wine professionals to taste typically French and some exotic niche products, establish connections for further collaboration on Nordics and Baltics market and to travel virtually across great French terroirs – Occitanie, Rh?ne Valley, Champagne, Gascony, Grasse and Réunion Island.
French Gourmet Day program consists of a series of hybrid conferences (offline & online) and animations to illustrate French and Latvian professionals’ experiences sharing. Tasting menu includes sparkling and still wines red, white and rosé as well as premium spirits, armagnac, gin, vodka and rum, all complemented by jams and condiments.
French Gourmet Day PROGRAM
12:00 - 12:15 Opening ceremony attended by the organisers and some of the most renowned personalities of the Baltics
12:15 - 18:00 French products tasting, networking B2B non stop
12:15 - 12:30 Gastronomical map of France : what destinations to choose ? Speakers TBD
13:00 - 14:00 Conference Cuisine & Wines : how to make a good pairing ?
15:00 - 16:00, conference French spirits terroirs, followed by animations
- Arturs Arnicans, Latvian Chefs’ Club President [offline]
- Aindiché Azardhaf, Maison Boteh Jams et Condiments [online]
- Pierre-Christian Tramier, Champagne Arlaux [online]
- Cédric Gautier, Maison Sinnae Winery [offline]
- Julia Sarda, Vignoble Vellas Winery [offline]
17:00 - 18:00, French & Baltic Aperitif, show-improvisation by latvian bartenders leveraging the products showcased of French Gourmet Day.
- Cyril Isautier, Rhum Isautier from Réunion Island [online]
- Bhagat Reddy, Comte de Grasse Distillery about Grasse province [format TBD]
- Edouard Boyer, Armagnac Armin about Gascony province [offline]
French Gourmet Day BrandsHigh-end champagne manufacturer Champagne Arlaux www.arlaux.com
Top-quality rums from Réunion Island Maison Isautier www.isautier.com
@rhum_isautier French Gourmet Day welcomes all HoReCa professionals – hoteliers, restaurateurs, beverage and food product importers, bartenders, – media representatives and influencers upon prior registration. Registration
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