SALON DU CHOCOLAT ET DE LA PÂTISSERIE CELEBRATES A SUCCESSFUL FIRST EDITION IN RIYADH
The first edition of Salon du Chocolat et de la Pâtisserie to take place in Riyadh was hailed an all-round success by its organizers, participants and the thousands of visitors that attended it alike.
As part of a globally recognized platform that brings together renowned chocolatiers, pastry chefs and chocolate enthusiasts from around the world, the event took place at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center over three days, from November 27-29, 2023.
The show marked the second Salon du Chocolat et de la Pâtisserie in the Kingdom, with the first taking place in Jeddah in February 2023. Alongside the exhibition, which gathered together around 60 exhibitors, the event featured a Chocolate Fashion Show, Pastry Show, Choco Demo and Salon du Chocolat Junior. Among the many highlights, Guillaume Gomez, personal representative of the President of French Republic for Food and Gastronomy, and Mayada Badr, CEO Culinary Art Commission, were presented with awards during the event in recognition of their contributions to gastronomy.