2 receptions held at the French Residence as a preview to Goût de France 2016
The French Consulate of Bombay organised two receptions at the French Residence – on 15th and 17th March 2016 - to celebrate the French gastronomy, as a preview to ‘Goût de France’ event that was to take place on 21st March 2016.
The reception of March 15 united the travel agents and tourism professionals with the objective of promoting France as a gastronomic destination. Organized jointly with Atout France, this reception brought together around fifty players in the sector.
On 17th March it was a sort of a press meet where the participating chefs were invited to prepare a dish that represented France for them and the other guests sampled their cuisine.
Finally on 21st March, twelve restaurants in the consular jurisdiction of the Consulate General of France in Bombay (10 in Mumbai, 1 in Pune and 2 in Goa), offered a French menu, like 1000 other participating restaurants in the world and had satisfied customers.