Gala Night Celebrates Culinary Excellence and Cultural Connections in Conjunction with 8th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World

The glittering Gala Night a highlight of the 8th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World, concluded with resounding success, leaving attendees with unforgettable memories. The event, held at the prestigious EQ Kuala Lumpur, witnessed a convergence of esteemed guests, delectable Italian cuisine, and captivating performances.

Among the distinguished guests of honor were H.E. Massimo Rustico, Ambassador of Italy to Malaysia; Dr. Filippo Fusaro, Italian Trade Commissioner; and Mr. Michele Dossi, President of Italcham Malaysia. Their presence added prestige to an already glamorous affair, underscoring the strong ties between Italy and Malaysia.

The evening unfolded with a culinary journey through the diverse regions of Italy, skillfully curated by talented Italian chefs from renowned establishments such as Osteria Gamberoni, Dolce Vita Ristorante & Pizzeria, Graze Hilton Kl, ZENZERO restaurant & wine bar, and EQ Kuala Lumpur. Each dish showcased the richness of Italian gastronomy, leaving guests delighted and satiated.

The event’s success was further attributed to the generous support of sponsors, including Alfagomma Malaysia, CRIF Malaysia, DB group, Fassi, STMicroelectronics, Generali Malaysia, Gamalux Oils Sdn Bhd, Bluestar AMG, and AGS Malaysia. Their contributions were instrumental in bringing the Gala Night to fruition.

A heartfelt thank you extended to EQ Kuala Lumpur for providing an exquisite venue and a dedicated team that ensured the seamless execution of the event. The Gala Night also featured a Lucky Draw sponsored by Mayo Resort North Bali, Freshable, EQ Kuala Lumpur, Global Pacific Victory Malaysia Sdn Bhd, and Le Cordon Bleu Malaysia – Sunway, adding an element of excitement for attendees.

Bluestar AMG deserves a special mention for adding a touch of tech glamour to the night by sponsoring an iPhone 15 giveaway, creating a buzz of anticipation among the guests.

Entertainment was a key highlight, with performances by the Kuala Lumpur City Opera, KenLee vKinG, local dance group Eclat, and Universiti Kuala Lumpur – Unikl. Their artistic expressions added a vibrant touch to the evening, enhancing the overall experience for all in attendance.

Expressing gratitude to all the sponsors, performers, and guests, the organizers emphasized that the Gala Night’s success was a collective achievement. Looking ahead, they expressed eagerness to organize more events and initiatives to strengthen the ties within the dynamic Malaysian-Italian business community.

As the curtains drew to a close on this spectacular Gala Night, the echoes of laughter, the aroma of exquisite Italian cuisine, and the warmth of shared moments lingered, promising a legacy of enduring connections between two diverse yet harmoniously intertwined cultures.