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Food.be is your hub to discover great Belgian food. Find out more about the stories, the farmers and the food processing companies behind Belgian food products.

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A Bruges Fool conquers Tokyo

A Bruges Fool conquers Tokyo
29/04/2015

Maybe it’s because so many Japanese tourists fell in love with the beautiful scenery of medieval Bruges, but Japan clearly embraces Belgian specialty beers. Belgian brewer “De Halve Maan” – based in the centre of Bruges – recently opened their concept bar in Tokyo and it’s an instant hit.

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The complexity of Belgian chocolate

The complexity of Belgian chocolate

Time for a little chocolate quiz! Where was the very first praline invented? In Belgium, by Neuhaus. Where is the world’s biggest chocolate factory located?  Again, in Belgium: the Callebaut factory in Wieze. Where do you find the most exquisite pralines today? You’ve guessed it: in Belgium. Belgian artisan chocolatiers, like Antoine Corné and David Maenhout, are on a daily quest for new delicacies based on the delightful product that is chocolate.  

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Danone wins Investment of the Year Trophy

11/02/2015

On the 9th of Februari, the French food group Danone won the ‘Investment of the Year Trophy’ on the occasion of the third ‘Foreign Investment Trophy’, an initiative of Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT). With the Trophy, the Flemish Agency for International Enterprise wants to award a prize to foreign investors who durably fortify the Flemish economic fabric.

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