Taking place at the Coca-Cola Dome between 31 July – 3 August 2014, get the latest trends and tips from the world of food and see celebrity chefs in action such as Matt Preston, Lisa and Helen Tse, Buddy Valastro, Reza Mahammad, and Food Network’s Siba Mtongana of Siba’s Table, to name but a few.
The Gauteng Good Food & Wine Show is held from 31 July – 03 August 2014 at the Coca-Cola Dome. Ticket prices: R125 per adult | R50 per child under 12 | Free for children under 3.
The Celebrity Chefs Theatre presented by Woolworths and Robertsons Herbs & Spices. This is where the local and international celebrity chefs strut their stuff and demonstrate their signature recipes, using local ingredients, and which visitors can create at home. See MATT PRESTON – MasterChef Australia Judge; LISA AND HELEN TSE – Sweet Mandarin; REZA MAHAMMAD; BUDDY VALASTRO and SIBA MTONGANA from Siba’s Table
Foods from around the world restaurants – eyes on Indian and Thai cuisine amongst others
Baking is BIG – following the global trend, baking will take centre stage with a kids bake-off area and an adults baking theatre
Regional Wine Tasting Tours- We’ve upped the ante and moved away from the traditional wine walk to a series of tasting pods. Each visitor will receive a free pack of Wine tasting coupons with their wine glass purchase. Coupon booklets cost R20 each thereafter.
Food Champions – featuring local food artisans
Food trucks – streetwise food is given a showcase
Craft beer – featuring local microbreweries and food and beer pairings
Aphrodisiac Cooking – Surprisingly seductive, ingredients that hit the spot.– getting to know what the active ingredients are in our food that help to lift our moods and the awesome flavour combinations that produce desired results – talks and demos and ‘Romancing the Stove’ classes.
Extreme Nutrition – what foods you need to fit the sports scene
Tools for Cooks – a new area dedicated to the best in cooking appliances, utensils and tools to help you get creative in the kitchen – look out for the Cake Boss bakeware being launched at the show
Kyknet Kook- This is a celebration of Afrikaner culture, heritage and food. It features well known Afrikaans celebrities cooking up a storm.
Writers Block- Writers and bloggers and wannabe bloggers will be able unleash their words on all things culinary in the new specially designated Writers’ Block section. Even more inspiration comes in the form of a prize from Yuppiechef to the writer whose copy has been judged the best.
Celebrity Book Signing- Buy a signed copy of your favourite Chef’s cookbook. These are exclusive to The Good Food & Wine Show and in most cases not available in South Africa, so make your way to the Celebrity Book stand after the demo & get your signed copy.
Tickets on sale now on www.computicket.com or at your nearest Shoprite Checkers.