INTERNATIONAL PEPPER FESTIVAL 2024
After the enthusiasm of its first and second editions in 2019 and 2021, the International Pepper Festival returns for its third edition in 2024. Organized by Terre Exotique, this unique event invites you to an exceptional sensory and gustatory journey on June 29 and 30, 2024, in Rochecorbon, Touraine.
A one-of-a-kind event
The International Pepper Festival is a true immersion into the aromas and flavors of the world, with special attention to the king of spices: pepper. It offers a unique opportunity to discover and celebrate the diversity of spices, while delving into the civilizations and gastronomies that have shaped them.
Conferences and activities for everyone
Producers, speakers (historians, botanists, gastronomes,...), chefs, and artists will be present to share their passion and expertise, all in a friendly and festive atmosphere.
At the heart of the event, captivating conferences will immerse you in the history and science of spices, revealing the secrets of their cultivation, harvest, and processing.
The culinary demonstrations will highlight the talents of chefs who can enhance pepper in dishes that are both delicious and inventive.
The playful and sensory workshops will allow you to explore spices with all your senses awake.
The festival will also offer on-site dining areas where you can taste dishes inspired by world cuisines. Other surprises will enchant your days and evenings.
The International Pepper Festival offers you a complete experience to explore the spice world, putting pepper in the spotlight.
An exceptional location, along the Loire River
Nestled between the main building of Terre Exotique and the peaceful banks of the Loire, the festival village offers a unique setting.
Rochecorbon, just 5 kilometers from Tours, is an ideally located place to host this event. You can easily get there on foot, by bike, or by using public transportation, contributing to the eco-friendly aspect of the festival.
Save the dates, prepare your taste buds, and join us for a memorable weekend in Rochecorbon. Pepper awaits you for an unforgettable gustatory experience!
Relive the previous edition
Open to everyone
June 29 and 30, 2024
60 quai de la Loire
At the gates of Tours