Iran’s representative invited to world chefs' summit
winner of a number of global titles and awards, has been invited to the world
top chefs summit which will be hosted by the well-known institute of Gourmand
the Paniz Mehr Iranian’s Public Relations Department, Gourmand International,
known as the Oscar of world’s cooking contests, is the organizer of the
Gourmand World Summit that will bring together the world’s top chefs who have
won awards in the past three years.
The event is
aimed to be an opportunity for introducing the cookbooks selected as the best
at Gourmand contests—the most prestigious cooking contest of the world—to the
international publishers. This year’s edition will be held in late March.
to a gathering of the winners of the past three years was received via email
last week, said Samira Janatdoust, head of the international institute of
“By the email,
I was invited as Iran’s representative to present my books, particularly the
Cookies, as a special book that has won the world special award,” she
chef also noted that an exclusive desk at the event would be devoted to Iran.
“I have been
asked to present all my books, but the presentation of Modern Cooking (winner
of the world best award in 2014 and the winner of Best of the Best in 2015),
Iranian Cuisine and Deserts (winner of the world best in 2016) and the Cookies
(winner of the world special award in 2018) will be a development of special
importance to Iran, she added.
described the event as a unique opportunity to present the Iranian food culture
to the world. It is scheduled to be held in Paris on March 20-22.
has written seven books—Deserts, Iranian Cuisine, Modern Cuisine, Cookies,
Cakes, Cold and Hot Beverages, Table and Fruits Decoration. Being named the
best food writings in the world, four of the books won the awards of the
Gourmand world contests in France, and one won Gourmand’s special award.
cookbook, Modern Cuisine, was named the best cookbook of the world in the past
20 years. Her Iranian Cuisine and Deserts were named the best in 2016, and the
Cookies won 2018 world special award.