We’re rolling out the red carpet on February 4th on the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr’s beachfront Falcon Lawn for this year’s Gourmet Abu Dhabi opening. The black tie event will be graced by nine international masterchefs who are among the culinary festival’s star-studded line up - USA’s Christopher Kostow; Italy’s Marco Sacco; South Korea’s Edward Kwon; Australia’s Russell Blaikie; Denmark’s Henrik Yde Andersen; Britain’s Michael Caines; India’s Sanjeev Kapoor and French master patissier, Fabrice David.
Opening night guests can sample the creativity of Abu Dhabi’s own hospitality stars with food stations from Gourmet Abu Dhabi hosting venues and chefs from: The Forge, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal; 18° Hyatt Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi; Teatro, Park Rotana Abu Dhabi; Blue Grill, Yas Island Rotana Abu Dhabi; Pachaylen, Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara; Brasserie Angélique, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers Abu Dhabi; Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor, Café D’Alsace by Royal Catering and The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort.
Entertaining guests will be the SAMA Quartet – the Emirati Barber’s shop acappella harmony sensation - followed by classic and fusion jazz performed by Afif Jazz.
Tickets at AED 480 (US$ 131) per person are available from www.gourmetabudhabi.ae
or by calling +971 2 4181401. Dress code is national or chic lawn attire.
Find out more at www.gourmetabudhabi.ae