The Italian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines participated last June 11-13 in the Manila Foods and Beverages Expo (MAFBEX) as an exhibitor along side with some Italian companies like L’opera, The Divine Spirit and Chef’s Academy. L’opera representing important Italian restaurants in manila. The Divine spirit representing the Italian wine companies in manila and lastly the Chef’s Academy representing a school for cuisine and pastry in Italy. Mafbex is basically the yummiest get together of the pillars and amateurs of the food trade. All moved by the love of food, the show highlights current demands of food service and hospitality industry from over 500 booths and 300 companies. MAFBEX offers more than just a taste of the finest flavors in the land and of its neighboring countries, it also coats big and small time players of the food and beverage business with its recipe of good trading opportunities from a plethora of buyers and traders present in the show. Cooking demonstrations by incomparable chefs, ethnic delicacies and ingredients from all over the world plus flair cup and interschool and professional contests are mixed evenly to spice up every MAFBEX serving.