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Discover Benelux | Special Theme | Chocolate
S P E C I A L T H E M E
The Delicious World of Belgian Chocolate After last year’s successful launch, Brussels is welcoming the second edition of the Salon du Chocolat. Taking place at Brussels Expo in February 2015, the Salon du Chocolat will host incredible chocolate companies, demonstrations, tastings, pastry workshops, couture outfits made entirely of chocolate and much more. TEXT & PHOTOS: SALON DU CHOCOLAT
This second edition is set to be an even more mouth-watering and delicious event for all chocolate lovers. From 6 to 8 February, the Salon du Chocolat will celebrate Belgian chocolate and will highlight the roots of its unique savoirfaire. During three days, the Palais 1 of the Brussels Expo will be entirely dedicated to all things chocolate with 150 participants all under one roof. Chocolatiers, pastry makers, chefs and cocoa experts will display their talent over 6,000 square metres of exhibition space, and share their passion with the public. This year’s programme will feature even more festive and educational activities that
will help visitors to better know the universe of chocolate and cocoa.
Visitors can expect continuing shows accessible to all including: - The greatest chocolatiers and pastry chefs will share their passion for chocolate and unveil their new products. - The Chocolate Fashion Show with couture outfits out of chocolate created by the finest fashion designers and the most talented chocolatiers. - Live demonstrations and culinary lessons run by pre stigious chefs and chocolatiers. - Pastry workshops dedicated to the transmission of know-how. - Educational workshops for younger visitors designed to introduce them to the magic of chocolate.
- A programme of talks & tastings on major topical issues to do with cocoa and chocolate. - The presentation of masterful creations and sculptures. - A chocolate bookshop unveiling the latest culinary books with book signings. - The great museums of chocolate featuring cultural exhibits.
Brussels Salon du Chocolat 6-8 February Venue Brussels Expo Tickets (in advance) brussels.salon-du-chocolat.com
Issue 13 | January 2015 | 11
Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg.