Thursday, August 30, 2018

MIGF 2018 Launching - Taste MIGF - Malaysia Food Festival 2018

Muhibah Chefs! Good Food Brings Us Together

MIGF 2018 Logo

The Malaysia International Gastronomy Festival is back and will take place from the 1st to 30th September 2018. Throughout the Food Festival month, Malaysia’s premier league of dining venues will serve special Festival Menus at special Festival prices.

MIGF 2018 Launch

Adding to this will also be a host of Festival Offers that are sure to elevate each dining experience. The theme for this year’s festival is ‘Muhibah Chefs! Good Food Brings Us Together’. There is no such thing as too many chefs spoiling the broth when it comes to MIGF. 

All the chefs work together for the common good and every diner benefits. After all, nothing connects people better than food and this Malaysia Food Festival theme reflects this too. This year’s MIGF feature.

MIGF 2018 Launch

The spectacular preview event of MIGF will be returning to Berjaya Times Square Hotel & Convention Centre for one gastronomic weekend on the 1st and 2nd September. Taste MIGF will gather Malaysia’s best restaurants in a special dining area – the Theatre of Cuisines – where bite-sized portions of food are on offer from their specially created Festival Menus.

Taste MIGF 2018 Chef Wan

Taste MIGF promises exciting gastronomical activities for the whole family in a carnival-like atmosphere. Aside from the delicious food being served in the Theatre of Cuisines, visitors to Taste MIGF can also shop at the Epicure International Gourmet Village, attend Master Chefs cooking classes, enjoy wine appreciation talks and a host of other informative lifestyle workshops.
 At the Taste MIGF 2018 you will get to taste cuisines from around the world including Malaysian, French, Sri Lankan, Korean, Cantonese, Italian, South Asian, Western, Asian Fusion and many more. For more details, visit www.migf.com.

MIGF 2018 - DC Restaurant Chef - Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

A diverse line-up makes up the MIGF collective this year, including new and returning establishments. The winner of the Golden Cauldron, DC Restaurant, returns this year with exquisite contemporary French fare from Le Cordon Bleu Paris alumnus Chef Darren Chin.

MIGF 2018 - 2OX French Bistro Chef - Jalan Doraisamy, Kuala Lumpur

Treat your taste buds to French fare with a Mediterranean twist at 2OX

MIGF 2018 - Lai Po Heen Mandarin Oriental Chef Team

or head to the Mandarin Oriental for traditional Cantonese at Lai Po Heen – the latter returning into the Festival fold after five years.

MIGF 2018 - Summer Palace Marriott Putrajaya Chef Team

The Marriott Putrajaya also makes a comeback to the Festival with Chinese restaurant Summer Palace.

MIGF 2018 - Marble 8 Chef Team - Petronas Tower 3, Kuala Lumpur

A trio of eateries helmed by restauranteur Modesto Marini grace the roster; Marble 8,

MIGF 2018 - Marini 57 Chef Team - Petronas Tower 3, Kuala Lumpur

Marini’s on 57

MIGF 2018 - M Marini Grand Caffè & Terrazza Chef Team - One KL

and M Marini Grand Caffè & Terrazza, each of which has become a household name over the years.

MIGF 2018 - SukaSucre Bistro Chef Team - Wisma RYU, Kuala Lumpur

Expect a forward-thinking menu from the returning SukaSucré Bistro, where fusion is the name of the game, and if you fancy Italian,

MIGF 2018 - Nero Nero Chef Team - Damansara City Mall, Kuala Lumpur

Nero Nero offers some of the finest in KL.

MIGF 2018 - Nulnu Chef Team - 3 Damansara Petaling Jaya

Nulnu also debuts this year with health-focused foods combining Western and Chinese delights.

MIGF 2018 - Jibby East Chef Team -KL East Gallery, KL East, Kuala Lumpur

Jibby East

MIGF 2018 - Serai @ Pavilion Chef Team - Pavilion KL

and Serai @ Pavilion makes their way to MIGF for the first time, providing modern Pan Asian and Northern Malaysian-Thai flavours respectively.

MIGF 2018 - Drop Exchange Chef Team - Solaris Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur

Drop Exchange is also a fresh face in MIGF 2018, offering a mix of Indian and Parsi cuisine.
  
MIGF 2018 - Kikubari Chef Team - Damansara City Mall, Kuala Lumpur

Progressive Japanese fare comes courtesy of new entrant Kikubari,

MIGF 2018 - Nadodi Chef Team - Lot 183, Jalan Mayang, Kuala Lumpur

while Nadodi is set to take diners on a voyage traversing South Asian cuisines.

MIGF 2018 -  Samplings on the Fourteenth Chef Team _Berjaya Times Square Hotel

Festival veteran Samplings on the Fourteenth is on board once again to deliver fine Western Classical fare.

MIGF 2018 - Gen 根 Chef Team - George Town, Penang

From Malaysia’s Pearl of the Orient comes the swanky Gen 根, extending a progressive menu to tempt the palate.

MIGF 2018 - e18hteen Chef Team - Crockfords Maxims Pahang

Resorts World Genting comes in with the award-winning The Olive restaurant and the one-of-a-kind e18hteen Inspired Cuisine where Artisanal Chinese cuisine adorns the menu,

MIGF 2018 - High Line Chef Team - SkyAvenue, Pahang

as well as the soon-to-be-opened High Line, where an assortment of themed eateries and bars rub shoulders.

MIGF 2018 - Hugo’s In The Sky Chef Team - Grand Ion Delemen Hotel, Pahang

Also in Genting, Hugo’s In The Sky at the Grand Ion Delemen Hotel offers breath-taking views of the Titiwangsa mountain range – the perfect complement to the blend of Mediterranean fare on the menu.

MIGF 2018 - Mamanda Chef Team - TPC Kuala Lumpur

Back down in the capital, Mamanda presents its take on classic Malay cuisine with Group Executive Chef Dato’ Fazley Yaakob,

MIGF 2018 - Aliyaa Island Restaurant & Bar Chef Team - Plaza Damansara

and Aliyaa Island Restaurant & Bar returns with a colourful spread of Sri Lankan cuisine.

MIGF 2018 - Tangerine Chef Team - The FACE Suites, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

Meanwhile, The FACE Suites joins the Festival for the first time this year with its lofty European restaurant Tangerine,

MIGF 2018 - Champignons Chef Team  - Ara Damansara Petaling Jaya

as does Champignons over at Ara Damansara, which is helmed by the affable Chef Gary Chang.

MIGF 2018 - Pampas Steakhouse, Old Malaya Chef Team  -  66-68, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur

Meat-lovers are in for a treat as Pampas Steakhouse, Old Malaya comes back to treat diners with tenderloins and T-bones,

MIGF 2018 - Spice Garden Chef Team - No 2, Jalan Delima, Kuala Lumpur

while Spice Garden makes itself heard with a mix of Northern Indian and Middle Eastern.   

For a full list of MIGF restaurants as they are announced, be sure to keep an eye on www.migf.com