All Press Releases for August 20, 2011 - Malaysia International Gourmet Festival Taking Place in October

The Malaysia International Gourmet Festival will see restaurants in the country serving up fine cuisine over the course of October 2011.

    PAHANG, MALAYSIA, August 20, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Gourmands will be able to enjoy a feast of top-class cuisine at the Malaysia International Gourmet Festival (MIGF), which begins on October 1st 2011.

The 11th annual event will be taking place at some of the leading restaurants across the country and will see Malaysia's top resident chefs preparing stunning dishes to introduce global audiences to the fine foods available in the nation.

Eateries in locations such as Kuala Lumpur, Ampang and Subang Jaya will be involved, with last year's menu including Cantonese, Japanese, European and Lebanese cuisine, as well as traditional Malay foods.

MIGF is part of Tourism Malaysia's Fabulous Food 1 Malaysia initiative, which aims to promote the country as a dining destination.

Dato' Steve Day, the festival's organising chairman, said: "Fine dining here is not only about serving the best cuisines and having top-notch service standards, it's about having fun too."

Visitors to Malaysia at any time of year can expect to sample delicious local delicacies such as the popular chicken rice, the flat bread dish roti canai and skewered meat-based satay recipes.

Lovers of fine food can browse a large selection of Malaysia hotels at ahead of the event, including the First World Hotel.

More information about the event can be found at

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