Prague Food Festival is a great celebration of culinary skills of the best chefs in the Czech Republic.This outstanding event also has a phenomenal location- the Royal Gardens and Ball Game Hall in Prague Castle, just steps from the Prague city centre. The place, where there were originally medieval vineyards, gathers some of the best restaurants, as well as top sommeliers, barmen, food and beverage producers.
The festival is organised annually starting from 2006, usually at the end of May. This fantastic venue in a fairytale-like setting is attended by over 18,000 guests each year.All gastronomic wonders are exposed at the stalls, so you can explore new flavours in combination with well known, tasted recipes. You can choose between local Czech cuisine and international dishes and try fresh healthy appetisers, soups, main courses, desserts, with large selection of organic, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes. More than 20 Czech farmers come together with their colleges from Austria, Italy and Sri Lanka to offer whole wheat, healthy, meatless products, including fresh fish.
World leaders on the chocolate market offer chocolates with high cocoa content, irresistible pralines made with herbs. They even educate visitors how chocolate can be perfectly paired with wine. The world’s best artisan marmalade maker presents their delicious produce. You can taste different kinds of cheese and several original cheese specialties made especially for the Prague Food Festival. You can refresh yourself with the fresh-fruit ice-cream. PragueEye’s favourite is a great mixture of blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and fresh apple. There are plenty of tastings to attend including, coffee, chocolate or beer tasting.
This spectacular event has its accompanying programmes, which include wine-testing, bar-tending school, learning how to pour beer on tap, as well as great number of discussions on various healthy eating topics.The Festival doesn’t forget the youngest ones. There is a children’s area with a playground with entertainment and special programme, with cooking instructions that teach children how to choose healthy, fresh and quality food.
City of Prague has so many things to offer. Visiting this Prague event is among those tourist attractions in Prague that shouldn’t be missed by any chance. Being here means complete indulgence during your Prague city breaks.