June in St. Petersburg will kick off with the International gastronomic festival “St.Petersburg Gourmet Days”, and Fort Constantine Cup 2019, followed by big summer food festival «O Da, Eda !» (Oh, yes, Food!) in July.
St. Petersburg Gourmet Days
From 1st to 16th of June 2019, the historic city of St. Petersburg is set to host the third edition of its annual Gourmet Days festival this June. The project, which set out in 2017 to showcase the city’s celebrated contemporary dining scene has grown each year and now established itself as a culinary highlight in the city’s magical White Nights event (a season where the sun never sets).
Gourmet Days is proud to announce also that The Singleton, a prized single malt whisky from Scotland and Acqua Panna and S. Pellegrino mineral waters from Italy, are sponsoring the festival as one of their global gastronomic events for 2019.
This year the festival enters a new chapter, with even more varied dining options for both citizens and visitors alike. The 2019 agenda includes special set menus at some of the city’s finest restaurants; the ever popular, visiting chef collaboration dinners; an intense two days of industry related talks; plus, the exciting launch of the New Names Party, unveiling the city’s most promising young chefs.
- Over forty restaurants in St. Petersburg, inspired by the festival’s mission, will this year support the project and from June 1 – 16, offer a special tasting menu for a set price of 1500 rubles (USD23).
- Twelve local restaurants will host outstanding international chefs and have what has become the festival’s signature collaboration dinners
- Industry Talks
- Restaurant tours - routes designed by insiders to put together fine dining and sightseeing
- New Names Party with talented and promising young chefs introduced to the audience
Fort Constantine Cup 2019
A rich program awaits all guests of the festival of water sports – Fort Constantine Cup 2019 from June 1, beginning at 12:00. This annually held event includes usually contains wakeboarding, SUP, music festivals, and many other activities.
Big summer food festival «O Da, Eda !» (Oh, yes, Food!) in July.
Big Food Festival «O Da, Eda !» In St. Petersburg has become the largest gastronomic event in Eastern Europe.
The festival is one of the greatest gastronomic events in Europe, in which all the cafes and restaurants of the city participate. During the two days of the competition they compete to offer the best and most surprising treats. The wide variety of cuisines and unusual tastes of the dishes all have one thing in common - they all look so wonderful that you can’t help but try everything! Fine delicacies, main dishes and desserts from the chefs of well-known restaurants - all of what many people were too embarrassed to dream about, or had not found the time - will be available throughout the festival and waiting for everyone who wants to come.
In addition, master classes will be held where chefs of the best restaurants will reveal their secrets and lectures on the secrets of the restaurant business will be as well. Entertaining lessons will be waiting for younger guests where they can easily learn how to make simple, delicious and very beautiful dishes with their own hands.
Whatever one decides to do at the festival all the guests will be entertained with good music and have an excellent cheerful mood!