GOURMETZIA™ 2016 LOS ANGELES
JULY 30 and 31
The Reef - Downtown LA
Gourmetzia is a fun and festive event dedicated to gourmet food and full spectrum of non-alcoholic beverages, showcasing the tastiest food brands with hundreds of edible varieties. Enjoy gourmet tastings and embark on a delicious adventure your taste buds have been dreaming of!
Discover and purchase the latest and the greatest in culinary offerings, both international and domestic flavors from brand new start ups that frequent farmers markets, products found in your local health food stores to internationally recognized supermarket brands and everything in between.
Our mission is to bring you a fun tasting party of creative foods and beverages and their relentlessly dedicated creators, the people behind them.
Come let your sense of taste discover new flavors, and feel the excitement of your newly found favorite food find, somewhat like Columbus when he discovered this great continent.
GOURMETZIA IS THE ONE STOP EVENT TO DISCOVER NEW AND EXCITING PRODUCTS SUCH AS:
|› Coffee||› Tea||› Energy Drinks|
|› Chocolates and Toffee||› Vitamin Enhanced Waters||› Protein Drinks|
|› Olive Oils||› Juices||› Powered Drinks|
|› Snacks||› Power Bars||› Pickled Food|
|› Cheese||› Protein Powders||› Baking Mixes|
|› Sport Drinks||› Smoothies||› Flours|
|› Functional beverages||› Coconut Water||› Cookies|
|› Gourmet Salt||› Nut Beverages||› Vegi Waters|
|› Condiments||› Premium Bottled Water||› Extracts|
|› Jams||› Grain Beverages||› Soy Beverages|
|› Dairy||› Baked Goods||› Drink Concentrates|
|› Dips||› Salsas||› Nut and Seed Butters|
|› Kombucha||› Sparkling beverages||› Cake Decorations|
|› Kids Beverages||› Baby Food||› Flavorings|
|› Drink Mixes||› Weight Control Beverages||› Concentrates|
|› Meal Replacement||› Enhanced Water||› Nutritional Supplements|
|› Probiotic Beverages||› Herbal Infused Edibles||› Green Products for the Home|
|› Chia Foods||› Natural Sweeteners||› Food Preparation Gadgets|
|› Vinegars||› Books for Cooks||› Kitchen Appliances & More!|
|PLEASE NOTE; WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT EVERY GOURMETZIA EVENT SHOWCASES EXHIBITORS IN ALL OF THE ABOVE LISTED CATEGORIES. List list is an example of the type of food and beverage categories you will find at the expo.|
Gourmetzia is the event created for you who must "try before you buy".
Life is confusing enough without having to stare at the shelf in your grocery store, reading countless labels and wandering which is the one product that your taste buds would like the most.
After spending your hard earned money, you'll realize at home that the items you spent 20 minutes picking out is just not what you though it would taste like. And this happens to you every time you go to the grocery store. Sounds familiar?
This is where Gourmetzia expo comes to the rescue.
SAMPLE THE SUPERMARKET
Gourmetzia is the perfect event where you, your friends an family can sample countless varieties of all sorts of specialty food and sip on the latest beverages and learn about your new delicious discoveries you will fill your pantry with.
No longer will you be wasting your time and money on products you may or may not like
You've got better things to do in life than to play the guessing game at the grocery store!
Gourmetzia will make you into an efficient food buying warrior. After sampling the delicacies at Gourmetzia, you'll know what products you and your family members love, and you'll save time and money with each and every shopping trip.
Many of the Gourmetzia Exhibitors will also be selling their products at special show only prices at the expo, so this is your chance to taste and buy a variety of food and beverages directly from the creators and makers.
Todays consumer is more than ever aware of the nutritional needs of the human body and seek out products that are healthier, lover in fat, less sugar, gluten free, filled with vitamins and minerals and contain the latest superfoods. More and more food manufacturers are now catering to this rapidly growing segment of health conscious consumers by launching healthier versions of your favorite snacks and food products.
Throughout the past few years, companies have gone from the first awfully tasting gluten free crackers, to delicious and healthy offerings in all food categories. Today, more often than not, your cannot taste the difference between a "good for you" from a "really bad for you" food. Food manufacturers have learned to perfect healthy recipes without sacrificing flavor or quality.
This is a wonderful time for the picky eaters, health nuts, the carbohydrate conscious and the clean eaters.
At Gourmetzia you'll discover the latest in food trends, the newest healthy products, from all organic ingredients, minimally processed power bars, protein products, granola, sauces made from all natural ingredients,healthy snacks and beyond.
So come interrogate the food makers to learn about how they produce their products to find out if it fits your dietary needs to achieve optimum health.
Gourmetzia's goal is to be more than just a food event. We also want to provide a platform for our guest to educate themselves for living a healthy lifestyle.
Food glorious food! It may just be the most important relationship you have.
If just a thought of a specific food or beverage makes you smile - you have fallen under it's magic spell.
The food you eat can also tell a lot about you. The relationship you have with your favorite food and drinks cannot be matched with anything else in your life. Your taste buds are a pathway to trigger your brain, and certain flavors tinker with your emotions.
You have a powerful emotional connection with your favorite foods: it can transport your memories back in time, create new memories for the future, it nourishes your sole and comforts your emotions.
You celebrate with decadent meals, comfort and soothe your sadness with food,
because it gives you a state of high that takes you to places you never ever imagined.
As a food addict, nothing comes between you and your food. It's a daily habit and you must constantly feed your addiction. You think about food the moment you wake up, and all day long. When you are not thinking about it, you are eating it, craving it or you are planning your day around it.
Nations are most often talked about in a context of their food traditions and specialty items.
That's the power of exceptional food.
The Gourmetzia event is created for all of you who have a love affair with food.
So come to Gourmetzia to celebrate with fellow food lovers and enjoy all types of food and beverages and the pure bliss it brings on.
Weather you are a top chef, master chef, inspired cook, or simply just passionate about cooking and preparing quality food, you know that no matter how skilled or talented you are, your amazing creations are only as good as the ingredients you use.
Quality and unique ingredients are the key to your signature dishes. You like to call them your little secret weapons. You are constantly on the hunt for them. You scout farmers markets, supermarkets, online blogs, and follow admired professionals's foodie sites to stay on top of the newest, most interesting, flavorful and exceptional ingredients from around the world.
For the first time ever, your search has now become easier and centralized. Gourmetzia is bringing together the makers and the shakers of all pantry and food categories across the board including delicatessen and specialty food producers to showcase their master creations. Come taste them all, learn about how they make them, discover new flavors and ask anything you ever wanted to ask the makers of your secret ingredients.
While trekking your way through Gourmetzia, you will also discover the latest in innovative kitchen gadgets and food preparation equipment that will make your time in the kitchen easier and more enjoyable.
What more can a super chef ask for?
Parking is available in the parking lots in front of the building as well as across the street.
Other parking structures are available around the area.
Gourmetzia is open to the public as well as members of the trade and press.
No guest or attendee may solicit sales or display product on the premises. Attendees who are found soliciting to exhibitors or other attendees will be removed from the Expo without refund at the discretion of show management.
Smoking is not permitted inside the exhibit hall or inside the Los Angles Convention Center.
Anyone under 18 years or age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian assuming full liability for the minor at the event.
All events, prices, personalities, performances, exhibitors and times subject to change without notice and there are no refunds or exchanges in the event of these circumstances.
Dress for exhibit hall is fashionable/casual attire. No beanies, caps or backpacks will be permitted. Attendees should avoid wearing any clothing that may be interpreted as promiscuous, provocative or overly suggestive. Show management reserves the right to deem any attire inappropriate and therefore not allow admission to any events affiliated with the show.
Any individual who is disruptive or interfering with the conduct of business may be asked to leave at the discretion of show management without any refund. Show management may revoke without refund the privilege of any exhibitor or attendee to attend the show or affiliated events if such exhibitor or attendee participates in any promiscuous, sexually provocative or other inappropriate behavior as determined in the sole judgment of show management.
Everyone who consumes alcoholic beverages must be 21 or over with valid ID to drink and shall practice responsible consumption of alcoholic beverages. Anyone who over-consumes or appears to over consume alcohol will be ejected from all show activities without refund of fees.
Issuance of a Luxurea wristband signifies acceptance of responsible beverage consumption policy.
For the safety of yourself and others, we respectful request that you arrange for a designated driver if you are planning on consuming alcohol inside Luxurea.
PHOTOGRAPHS AND VIDEO
The public is permitted to take photographs and video of the event and of the show floor, sole for non-commercial purposes. Any use of such material for commercial purposes or in a defamatory way is strictly prohibited and carries a $5,000 fine for each occurrence.
Gourmetzia staff photographers and videographer will be taking photographs and video for the purpose of promoting the Gourmetzia. As an attendee, exhibitor, or guest of our show, you authorize Gourmetzia, Inc. to use your picture, photograph, or likeness in any manners for publishing, advertising, or any other trade or lawful purposes.
Gourmetzia™ and BeautyVia™ is not affiliated in any way with any other events, expos, companies except those listed on this website. Gourmetzia™ or BeautyVia™ does not endorse any brands or companies listed on this website or any other medium, except if specifically noted otherwise on this website.