It's hard to deny the appeal of Bali's food and drink scene, boasting a vibrant selection of local flavors and international cuisines. With a reputation as one of the world's top foodie destinations, it's no surprise that people from all over the globe come to indulge in Bali's mouth-watering offerings. But there is so much more to explore! In 2023, Bali is scheduled to host several exciting culinary events that are sure to tantalize your taste buds.
Kicking off the festivities is The World Street Food Congress (WSFC), an exciting two-day food extravaganza that celebrates street food culture around the globe. Taking place in April, WSFC will feature an array of culturally diverse dishes and drinks from across Asia served up by renowned chefs and street vendors. This event promises an unforgettable culinary experience as you savor some of the best street food delicacies in the world – without having to travel too far!
For those with a penchant for fine dining, Restaurant Week Bali has something for you too! Taking place in June, this event brings together some of the island’s top restaurants for seven days of epicurean indulgence. During this week-long celebration, visitors can enjoy exclusive offers from participating establishments such as set menus, discounts on signature dishes and drinks plus unique experiences like behind-the-scenes kitchen tours.
In August, wine lovers can look forward to WinEggstravaganza 2021: A Taste Of Heaven On Earth tasting event featuring some of Bali’s top winemakers alongside international producers. Here you can sample some wonderful wines while learning about grape harvest cycles and viticulture techniques used by local vintners. To conclude this eventful year on a high note, mark your calendars for October when The Great Bali Chocolate Festival takes place. Expect plenty of scrumptious treats such as chocolate sculptures, truffles and other creations made with cacao sourced from local Balinese farms!
So what are you waiting for? Start planning your visit now so you don't miss out on these amazing culinary experiences coming up in 2023!