Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre Brings a Taste of the Middle East to the Mountains

Sun Peaks Grand is bringing an exciting culinary and cultural experience to Sun Peaks Resort with “Taste of the Middle East – A Tale of Two Chefs” weekend March 23-24, 2018.

This special weekend event at Canada’s second largest ski area– just 45 minutes from Kamloops, will feature a celebration of the Middle East.  Experience the cuisine and culture of the Middle East with two world-class chefs. Sun Peaks Grand’s very own Executive Chef Sudhir D’Souza  and special guest, Egyptian native Chef Tawfik Shehata will share their passion for the diverse cuisine of the Middle East.

Presented by Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre, the resort’s signature property, this event offers two days of incredible food, cooking demonstrations, entertainment, and access to two of Canada’s most well-travelled and charismatic Chefs. Both Chefs have lived and worked extensively throughout the Middle East and they are excited to share the food and stories of the region.

“We are thrilled to have Chef Shehata join our Chef D’Souza to share his talents and his incredible stories with our guests” says Vivek Sharma, General Manager of Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre.  “The event is an opportunity for our guests to be inspired by a part of the world they may not know very much about and for them to enjoy truly amazing food, including a Street Food Celebration, a fun-filled cooking demonstration and authentic entertainment”.

The event schedule and ticket information are available here.

A summary of the event details is below:

Friday, March 23 STREET FOOD CELEBRATION (6:00 PM TO 9:00 PM)

  • Meet and greet with Executive Chef Sudhir D’Souza and special guest Chef Tawfik Shehata. and enjoy a “Street Food Celebration at the Souk” (marketplace).
  • $69 per person inclusive of taxes and gratuity.

Saturday, March 24 COOKING DEMONSTRATION (10:30 AM)

  • An exclusive demonstration featuring “A Duel of Two Chefs”.
  • Each guest will receive an apron and complimentary access to a belly dancing class.
  • $139 per person inclusive of taxes and gratuity.

Saturday, March 24 MAJLIS BANQUET DINNER (6:30 PM)

  • Includes Cocktails, Banquet Dinner “Majlis” and authentic Middle-Eastern entertainment.
  • Belly Dance Performance.
  • $159 per person inclusive of taxes and gratuity.


About Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre

Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre is the only complete hotel experience in Sun Peaks Resort.  With everything from on-site dining, a full conference centre, a heated outdoor pool with mountain views, to massage therapy service and stylish guest rooms, Sun Peaks Grand Hotel & Conference Centre is the property to host guests looking for an elevated experience.

The Grand is located in the core of the village, with chairlifts, trails and activities at the doorstep, as well as on-site grocery store, boutiques, eateries and nightclub. We are committed to providing the finest resort hotel experience to our guests, with services designed to make everyone feel special.

For more information please contact RESERVATIONS@SUNPEAKSGRAND.COM
OR call 250-578-6080

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