Le Méridien hotel and the Embassy of France in Dhaka have celebrated French gastronomy during ‘Gout De France’.
Sophie Aubert, France ambassador to Dhaka, inaugurated the celebration on Tuesday, Le Méridien said in a press release.
First introduced in 2015, Goût de France takes place around the world with chefs showcasing their French-inspired delicacies. This year over 2,000 chefs on all five continents joined the event.
Goût de France is an annual event that aims to commemorate French cuisine being named as a feature of UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2010.
Goût de France means Taste of France. This event was initiated by the former French foreign minister, Laurent Fabius, and is celebrated all over the world on the same day to promote French culture.