On the 06th and 07th of June in Samara, with the support of the government of the region the gastronomic event «The battle of restaurateurs» took part, that brought together professionals of the hospitality industry, restaurant business, tourism business, business communities and media representatives.
Workshop activities included lectures, round tables and master classes. The President of the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy (ICWAG) held a seminar «Russian wine-making: perspectives, opportunities, risks», and also provided the participants with a report on gastronomy tourism and new opportunities for the restaurant business.
The culmination of the forum were the contests of the restaurant business professionals. The best chefs, bartenders, waiters and baristas of Samara competed in their skills and hospitality. The President of the Federation of restaurateurs and hoteliers of Russia, Igor Bukharov headed the judging panel of the chefs’ competition, and Leonid Gelibterman headed the jury of the waiters’ competition.
Upon completion of the gastronomic festival the Federation of restaurateurs and hoteliers of Russia signed a cooperation agreement with the Samara region in the further development of gastronomy tourism.
Live event: https://youtu.be/QQpn12TOSm8