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Events Wednesday 4th October

Main Programme

The Festival Hub

The Festival Hub

As always, it's the beating heart of the Festival - the Albert Square Hub. Check it out any time of the day and there's something happening. From chef demo's to street food, from live music and cutting edge DJs to bars pouring the best drinks you'll ever ...

Thursday 28th September - Monday 9th October at Festival Hub, M2 5DB

Just Eat Street Kitchen

Just Eat Street Kitchen

Everyone’s favourite ‘go to’ food delivery service, Just Eat, will partner with some of its most popular restaurants who will bring their own versions of street food to the Festival.  

From sushi to sweet treats there will be an amazing choice of the latest in street food flavours and ...

Thursday 28th September - Sunday 8th October at Festival Hub, M2 5DB

A journey through Spain with Iberica

A journey through Spain with Iberica

Give it a try to make your own Gin & Tonic, and of course drink it!
Learn from their Head Master Carver Sergio Escudero the inside outs of Jamón Ibérico through a live carving demonstration while enjoying this Spanish delicacy with a glass of Manzanilla.
After the two welcome treats, Iberica ...

Wednesday 4th October 18:00 at Iberica, M3 3HF

Cheese & Ciderologist

Cheese & Ciderologist

The city of Manchester has but one commercial cider maker and he cordially invites you to join him and his team for this MFDF special event. With an impressive back catalogue of previous Cheese & Cider nights, join founder of The Moss Cider Project and new found friend Gabe Cook AKA ...

Wednesday 4th October 18:30 at Festival Hub, M2 5DB

Festival Fringe

The Octogenarian Cooks

The Octogenarian Cooks

Come along and taste the food of the Octogenarian Cooks – a group of older people sharing their recipes and cooking skills.

Under-nutrition is a major cause of functional decline and mortality amongst older people. It can lead to poorer health outcomes, but it often goes unnoticed amongst older people.

Shopping ...

Wednesday 4th October 15:00 at Festival Hub, M2 5DB

A journey through Spain with Iberica

A journey through Spain with Iberica

Give it a try to make your own Gin & Tonic, and of course drink it!
Learn from their Head Master Carver Sergio Escudero the inside outs of Jamón Ibérico through a live carving demonstration while enjoying this Spanish delicacy with a glass of Manzanilla.
After the two welcome treats, Iberica ...

Wednesday 4th October 18:00 at Iberica, M3 3HF

Taste Tour of Thailand​ at Tampopo

Taste Tour of Thailand​ at Tampopo

Enjoy a fantastic 5-course taste tour of Thailand’s varied and fabulous food, for just £27*.

You’ll be greeted with a delicious cocktail (either alcoholic or non-alcoholic) or a cold bottle of beer -  you decide. 

Then sit back, relax, and indulge in a selection of 8 of Tampopo's ...

Wednesday 4th October 18:00 at Tampopo (Albert Square), M2 5PF

Epernay's Whisky Vs. Whisky Evening

Epernay's Whisky Vs. Whisky Evening

American Whiskey faces off against Scotch Whisky. 

Arrival drink plus 2 Cocktails, 1 with Bourbon and 1 with Scotch. Then a taster of 6 different spirits. 3 American, 3 Scotch. 

Wednesday 4th October 18:30 at Epernay , M3 4EE

Living Ventures Trail - Australasia, Artisan and Manchester House

Living Ventures Trail - Australasia, Artisan and Manchester House

Australasia, Artisan and Manchester House will be teaming up to host a trail throughout the venues. Kick start your evening at Australasia for welcome drink and canapes, head to Artisan for a Gin Masterclass, followed by a Cheese and wine board in the Lounge on 12 at Manchester House. 

£50 ...

Wednesday 4th October 19:00 at Australasia, M3 3AP

Taste the Love's Feel Good Food pop-up with a difference

Taste the Love's Feel Good Food pop-up with a difference

Sarah is collaborating with her brother Luke Holder, chef at Hartnett Holder & Co, to create an evening revolving around charcuterie & matching beers. Indulge yourself in a four course menu & talk incorporating Luke's artisan charcuterie & cooking flare. 

More info at tastethelove.co.uk

Wednesday 4th October 19:00 at Trove , M19 3EX

Tattu presents: An evening with Akashi Sake

Tattu presents: An evening with Akashi Sake

Join Tattu for an exclusive dinner as part of MFDF 2017 in partnership with premium Sake brewery, Akashi.  Guests will enjoy an innovative three course menu, with each course paired with a premium Sake. During the evening there will be an introduction to each Sake with an explanation of the ...

Wednesday 4th October 19:00 at Tattu, M3 3EB

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