Thailand praises its stars as he Michelin Guide Bangkok 2018 hands out awards to the best restaurants to mark the anticipated milestone in colourful culinary scenes of the City of Angle.
On December 6, Michelin Guide Bangkok 2018 will be hosting a press conference at the Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok to announce those restaurants that will receive Michelin stars in the presence of the winning chefs.
The celebration will continue into the evening with a gala dinner that will take place at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok to celebrate the Michelin-starred restaurants and present the chefs with their prestigious Michelin star jackets.
During the event, a six-course dinner will be prepared by famous chefs from Michelin-starred restaurants around the world, alongside local talents, to celebrate the inspirational journey of Thai gastronomy from ancient cooking techniques and long-forgotten recipes to modern sways.
“Since it first launched in 1900 to guide travellers on their journey, the Red Guide has come full circle and it now acts as a driver for culinary travel worldwide. Bangkok boasts an eclectic culinary scene that is both traditional and contemporary, and as local as it is global. We are delighted to help cement Thailand’s reputation as a major culinary destination,” said Segsarn Trai-Ukos, country director – Thailand, Michelin Siam.
The event will be streamed and broadcast live from Siam Kempinski Hotel from 7.30pm on Michelin Guide Thailand’s official Facebook page.