Dubai is hosting the most prestigious world promotion of Italian Cuisine

The 7th edition Italian Cuisine World Summit will start on October 27 to November 6 2015 in Dubai and will bring together Michelin-starred chef and people from food industry, restaurants, lifestyle sector and media. In 7 years, the Summit has become the most influential event promoting Italian quality food and beverage in the world, celebrating for the third year Dubai as an exciting and inimitable food destination and the new capital of Italian cuisine outside its own country. Click Here for Dubai Summit Program.

The Italian Cuisine World Summit is promoted by, a network of more than 2,500 chefs and culinary professionals working in 70 countries around the world, in collaboration with the best Italian restaurantsin Dubai and is managed by Exquisite Communications DMCC.

Over 25 Michelin starred Master Guest Chefs coming from Italy plus many others coming from the best Italian Restaurants around the world, will be the protagonists of the Summit. The event will focus on promoting the traditional Italian cuisine, its contemporary interpretations and quality ingredients, as well as Italian fashion, design and lifestyle. The Summit is designed for Made in Italy companies interested in supporting their products and image both in Dubai and the Middle East Market, not only into the agro-industrial sector. It is also a great opportunity for Dubai or Middle East-based companies representing Italian firms or providing quality services to the local market, as well as companies and institutions interested in encouraging Dubai as a food capital and global tourist destination.

The 2015 Italian Cuisine World Summit is also a rare chance meet and learn from the top Italian food and wine producers, Michelin-starred chefs, culinary experts from Italy as well as the best Italian restaurants in Dubai.

The Summit will be held together with the Speciality Food Festival (DWTC 27th-29th October 2015) where the exciting culinary competitions will be organized; the Best Italian Pizza World Contest, the Risotto World Contest, the Best Espresso in the UAE Competition, and the Pasta Premier League . It will also host Master Classes conducted by Michelin-starred Master Guest Chefs, and other foodie experiences introducing new Italian products to the Middle East market.

Franceso Bracali**
Mondo Bracali Restaurant Ghirlanda (Grosseto)

Salvatore Bianco*
Il Comandante Restaurant

Enrico Bartolini**
Devero Restaurant

Heinz Beck***
La Pergola Restaurant

Alessandro Breda*
Gellius Restaurant
Oderzo (Treviso)

Moreno Cedroni**
La Madonnina del pescatore Restaurant; Senigallia (Ancona)

Bye bye Blues, Palermo*

Andrea Canton*
La Primula Restaurant
Via San Quirino (Pordenone)

Riccardo di Giacinto*
All'Oro Restaurant

Gennaro Esposito**
Torre del Saracino Restaurant Vico Equense (Naples)

Roberto Franzin*
La Taverna Restaurant
Colloredo Monte Albano (Udine)

Vincenzo GUARINO
L'Accanto, Vico Equense (Naples)*

Felice Lo Basso*
Unico Restaurant

I pupi, Bagheria (PA)*

Giorgio Locatelli*
Locanda Locatelli Restaurant

Le Colonne, Caserta*

Pasquale Palamaro*
Indaco Restaurant
Ischia (Naples)

Graziano Prest*
Tivoli Restaurant
Cortina D'Ampezzo (Belluno)

Il Nido del Picchio,
Carpaneto Piacentino (Piacenza)*

Alfredo Russo*
Dolce Stil Novo Restaurant
Venaria (Turin)

Daniele Repetti*
Nido del Picchio Restaurant Carpaneto Piacentino (Piacenza)

Tano Simonato*
Tano passami L'olio Restaurant

Crescenzo Scotti*
Il Cappero Restaurant
Ischia (Naples)

Le Trabe, Paestum (Salerno)*

Il Patio, Pollone (Biella)*

Angelo Sabatelli*
Angelo Sabatelli Restaurant
Monopoli (Bari)

Claudio Sadler*
Sadler Restaurant


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