The 15-day Brunei Gastronomy Week 2020 held since the 23rd of February ended yesterday. React Company and Eco Ponies Garden has organised "ReThink Food" event with the concept of Farmers Market as a support to Brunei Gastronomy Week. It was jointly-supported by the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism and Progresif Cellular Sendirian. Yesterday morning's event was held at Eco Ponies Garden in Kampung Bang Nukat, Lamunin Tutong.
Present was Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong, Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism. The 2-day event held starting yesterday was highlighted with talks and workshop themed sustainability, community building and protecting culture and heritage.
The event was also filled with cooking demonstration by Indonesian Chef Association, ICA and 'Dapur Bidasari' that showed cooking preparation using ingredients from the forest and community park. It was also participated by several communities including Village Consultative Councils. Also present was Pengiran Haji Kamalrudzaman bin Pengiran Haji Mohd Ishak, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism. Dayang Nazurah Hamizah binti Haji Mohd Salleh, co-founder of React Co. in an interview with RTB said the ReThink Food event which was held for the third time was inline with this year's theme, using coconut as basic ingredient in the cooking.
Source: Radio Television Brunei