Les Gastronomades, food festival
The crème de la crème of French cuisine.
Angouleme is home to the famed Gastronomades, a food festival and fair which takes place every year during the last week of November. At once a hub for professionals in the food industries and an international festival of flavour, this event offers a sensory experience unlike any other.
During the Gastronomades, visitors can explore the world of cuisine and fine foods through written works, media and artwork, all the while experiencing some of the most delectable flavours concocted by man - you can truly experience the essence of France, through its finest cuisine.
Over the years, this event has grown to become a major event on the culinary and gastronomical calendar; tens of thousands of visitors flock to the site every year. Exhibitions, book sales, markets with traditional produce, cooking classes, competitions… These are just a few of the kind of things you can experience at the festival. So on your marks, pick up your forks, go! All kinds of cuilinary arts await you at the Gastronomades.
Information on 0033 5 45 67 39 30 or by email
From Friday, November 23 2012 to Sunday, November 25 2012