SA’s first Dessert Expo will be making its debut on the 23, 24 and 25 November 2018 at the Cape Town Stadium in Greenpoint.
Ever dreamed of walking through an endless wonderland of exquisite desserts and sweet treats? Then this expo is the ultimate dream come true. Show visitors will find everything from cakes and macarons, to pastries, gelato, handmade chocolate, cookies, fudge, ice-cream, donuts, truffles, brownies, cupcakes, dessert cocktails and more – it’s a dessert foodie paradise! Dessert enthusiasts are invited to get ready to treat themselves to a range of indulgent delights.
“The Dessert Expo is more than just a festival and market, it’s a showcase dedicated to the art of dessert- both the sweet and savoury kind!” says co-founder Laura Hanc. “The showcase promises to intrigue all our visitors’ senses. Attendees will see the most gorgeous displays, touch incredible products, smell the most amazing aromas, hear from our exhibitors and guest speakers and, most importantly, taste the best desserts.”
The Dessert Expo will be the largest confectionery event of its kind in South Africa, starting off in Cape Town and making its way to other major cities in the country.
What to expect from the Dessert Expo?
Expo visitors will be able sample and buy tasty treats, discover their new favourite restaurant, bakery, confectionery and/or patisserie.
The three-day live event will highlight new industry trends, ideas and recipes and expose attendees to special offers and giveaways. Visitors will be able to enjoy workshops hosted by industry specialists and chefs, stock up on the latest supplies, and discover new business opportunities. This event is suitable for everyone – it’s a great day out for the whole family and friends.
Learn and be inspired
Visitors will be able to get expert advice from those in the know – exhibitors will help with time-saving tools and products and will also share insights on how to get the most out of baking and decorating projects. There will be a wide range of demonstrations covering everything from baking, chocolate tempering, baking science, sugar craft and more.
Those who want a more hands-on experience at the Dessert Expo will be able to attend Make & Take Classes where you will learn new cake decorating or baking skills and get to take home your creation.
What: Dessert Expo
Where and when: Cape Town Stadium from 23 to 25 November 2018