A very significant and popular event in the arena of Swedish culinary scene, Stockholm Food & Beverage Show attempts to bring forward the essence of the traditional and home made dishes of Sweden to the larger platform. Held under the patronage of International Fairs & Congress Center of Sweden, this event tends to offer the visitors the ethnic flavor of the land through myriad dishes and beverages.
The participants that showcase their stuff in this event includes traders dealing in raw food material- Poultry, meat, dairy products, chilled and frozen foods, Seafood; food processing machinery and equipment manufacturers; drinks and juice makers; aromas and flavor vendors and many more. Beer is available in this event as a supplementary beverage. But due to certain laws of land, it can not be distributed as samples; yet one can relish the local beer through the drink coupon that are available in the venue. The domestic kitchen skills in the Swedish household sees a commercial and much needed exposure through Stockholm Food & Beverage Show thereby integrating it with the nation's national identity.
This festival gives the opportunity for a face to face interaction between the exhibitors and spectators. Moreover, the workshops that takes place in this gala event features celebrity chefs to offers tips on how to put the edge on your home cooked dish. And the colorful program makes room for some other activities and entertainment shows. The rising popularity and success of this fiesta is evident from the number of visitors who came and spent considerable amount of money last year. According to official record a staggering 28,979 people crowded the venue.