The UAE Capital’s popular annual food, drink and music festival is back with a line-up set to dazzle visitors.
Taste of Abu Dhabi will take place November 7 to 9 at du Arena with not one but two international headline music acts: UB40 and Boyzlife. Taste of Abu Dhabi is a food lover’s fantasy, jam-packed with the hottest restaurants, world-class celebrity chefs and three-days of non-stop entertainment and music.
UB40, the legendary English reggae and pop band and four-time Grammy Award nominees will kick-start the festival on November 7, performing chartbusters from their latest album For the Many, as well as UB40 classics Food For Thought, One In Ten, I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You and Sing Our Own Song. On November 8, Boyzlife duo Keith Duffy and Brian McFadden, will perform a mixture of the greatest hits from Westlife and Boyzone including Flying Without Wings, No Matter What, I Love The Way You Love Me, Swear It Again, Love Me For A Reason, and Baby Can I Hold You. There will be live music every day from local artists and bands including 4TheMusic, Yeah Yeah Nah and DJ Sheps amongst others.
A new lineup of world-class celebrity chefs will host live cooking demonstrations and share their latest cooking tips and techniques at the Crate & Barrel Chef’s Theatre. Celebrity chefs coming to Taste of Abu Dhabi 2019 include: multi-Michelin star and 5 of 5 AA Rosettes awarding-winning French chef Jean Christophe Novelli; Australian chef, author, restauranteur and MasterChef UK judge John Torode; cookbook author and founder of Assia Kitchen, Assia Othman; Indian chef, restauranteur, author and MasterChef India judge, Kunal Kapur; international bestselling author on baby and children’s food and nutrition, Annabel Karmel; and Master Pâtissier Eric Lanlard who will run baking masterclasses at the Big Baking Tent, alongside local and international pastry experts sharing tips and tricks with the audience.
For the first time ever at Taste of Abu Dhabi, you can enjoy a bespoke beverage tasting experience along with a showcase of mixologist masterclasses at the Beverage Theatre. This year’s edition will also feature an International Food Pavilion sampling a selection of delicacies and the best locally produced honey, dates, cheeses, bread and organic and fresh produce available in the Middle East. There will also be a dedicated Emirati Pavilion, where you can immerse yourself in Emirati cuisine and experience the flavours of the UAE while learning about local traditions and culture. Over 15 restaurants from across the capital will be serving up taste size delights too.
– Early bird tickets are on sale for a limited time only. Ticket prices start from AED60.
– New for Taste of Abu Dhabi 2019, visitors will be offered a brunch in the sun with the Ultimate Taste Experience ticket starting at AED290 with more food and drink vouchers than ever before.
Visit www.tasteabudhabi.com for tickets and more information.
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