Sitting on the corner of Prins Hendrikkade and Martelaarsgracht, 5&33 fuses food, people, art and design. The menu features sharing plates imbued with Mediterranean flavours but with an Italian twist. 5&33 Bar serves indulgent cocktails, house-brewed beers and infused syrups, accompanied by live DJ sets. The 5&33 Lounge is perfect for chilling, while culture vultures can peruse a collection of art-related books and magazines in the 5&33 Library. The interactive art display evokes differing emotions and the flexible, 300-square-metre 5&33 Gallery showcases selected artists’ work. 5&33 is all about food, entertainment, art and fun!
Agropošta is a family owned company that started with producing natural cordials in 2011. The idea came from the love of nature and the knowledge of plants and fruit that was passed on within this Croatian family. Generation to generation. The ingredients are handpicked by the family Svaic in the entire Mediterranean Sea area, only there where the conditions are ideal for the specific ingredient. Next, the cordials are made with love and passion and hand-made in Zagreb, Croatia. And you can taste that!
BanuChai is a premium dealer of Arkadia, an Australian producer of chai. BanuChai delivers the best quality Chai Lattes that are simple and quick to prepare. Sprinkle the grains in a large tea glass, stir it and it’s ready! And that’s not all, they also deliver all around the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium! Or you could, of course, go and taste this delicious chai at Taste this year!
Be-Mocktails is a luxury brand from Amsterdam founded by 2 sisters. Be is an alcohol free cocktail of coconut water infused with fruit juices, a well balanced mix that taste good and is good for your health. Be has 0% alcohol and is available in 3 different flavours: Be Alive (with a mojito flavour), Be Beautiful (with a gin flavour) and Be Grateful (with a champagne flavour). All of their mocktails are 100% natural and gluten and lactose free. They are rich in vitamins and antioxidants and free from conservatives. Additionally, they are vegan and halal!
BiKa stands for Biologische Kaas, the Dutchies’ way of saying organic cheese. BiKa personally picks up the cheese from the farms and thereafter directly delivers it to your doorstep. The BiKa box includes a selection of 3 – 4 delicious organic cheeses each month. They include new discoveries and traditional favorites, a new mix each each month. Curated and tailored to your taste. All natural, no detours and no storage. Awesome, right?
Black Garlic is a new innovative superfood. It has all the beneficial parts of white garlic without giving you a bad breath and burning feeling during digestion. Produced in Greece, black garlic comes from white garlic from a natural process which is called caramelization. There are no artificial additives (no color, taste or flavor), which gives black garlic a smokey-caramel taste with a strong and rich aftertaste. Feel free to eat it as it is, or squeeze it and create a paste to give the absolute ultimate flavor to all your dishes!
Casa del Gusto is an importer and distributor of Italian delicacies with a wide range of fresh, dry food products, Slow Food Presidia and natural organic wines and beverages, all imported from small-scale organic families. This year they will once again present their delicious truffle products and Azienda Agraria San Pietro a Pettine from Trevi, Umbria at Taste of Amsterdam 2019.
Curtice Brothers strives to raise the standard of ketchup, an essential part of many different cuisines, with an enthusiasm for and innovative use of quality, artisanal ingredients. They believe that the way it used to be made by our mothers and grandmothers; with real tomatoes, vegetable spices, vinegar and a little bit of love, was good. That is why they revived the Curtice Brothers ketchup brand. From the time when there was no tomato concentrate, and only what is real counted. Their ketchup is 100% organic, made with less sugar and salt and cooked only from fresh tomatoes. Curtice Brothers. Real tomatoes. No concentrate. The Real Thing.
Denise’s Choice imports alcohol free wines from Vendôme mademoiselle for a couple of years now. Not only are these wines alcohol free, they are also organic and only contain 18 kcal per glass! Apart from the high-end wine suppliers, this wine is sold in pregnancy stores and lifestyle and cooking shops. In the hospitality industry, you have to offer an alternative for wine, think about the designated driver, pregnant women, people under 18 or people on a diet. New this year are alcohol free cocktails, Mojitos from Cuba, Aperol Spritz from Veneto, peach Bellinis, Caïpiriñas, Margaritas and Piña Coladas. Maybe they can even let you taste an Alcohol free Gin-Tonic.
Ekomenu believes in a healthy lifestyle for everyone. That’s why they offer meal boxes for a wholesome and tasty diet, at the price of regular shopping. Every week you can choose from 15 special dishes. Ekomenu cooperates with dietitians, thus sustaining meals are guaranteed. You place an order easily from home. Ekomenu’s meal boxes are either delivered home, or you pick them up at the nearest Ekoplaza Store. Within 30 minutes you prepare a lovely dinner. Wholesome and organic: easy does it!
Frecious Slowjuice is the healthiest juice in the Netherlands. Organic vegetable juice with less or no fruit sugar. Each slowjuice contains 8 or more extraordinary ingredients. Frecious is ultra-nutricional by using a special screw-press method and because the bottles are immediately shockfrozen for freshness. The flavours go from surprisingly tasteful to hard-core healthy.
The Dutch-Greek family Gkazas, produce Gkazas Oil on their own land and on that of their friendly neighbours. The product is prepared in the most authentic way for the love of it. Their olive grove is located in the mountains of central Crete, where the soil is fertilized by goats and sheep that graze freely. The olive trees irrigate through natural rainfall. They harvest and press the olives by themselves, every winter. Their extra virgin olive oil is unfiltered, organic, cold-pressed and not mixed with other oils: it is a pure and honest family product.
Since 1922 – and therefore for almost 100 years – Huize van Wely stands for craftsmanship and quality. With the best and purest ingredients, their top pastry chefs, chocolatiers and glaciers make the tastiest indulgences. They make cakes, pastries, cookies, bonbons, truffles and ice cream. All of Huize van Wely’s products are created with special care, using traditional methods in the kitchens in Noordwijk aan Zee. Years of expertise came together into an exclusive assortment, which they would like to introduce you to. Huize van Wely has four stores in the Netherlands: Noordwijk, Heemstede and two stores in Amsterdam. Visit Taste and taste the passion, taste craftsmanship; taste Huize van Wely.
Edible roses, tasty and colorful!
Be surprised by the scent and taste of Incredible Roses! Incredible Roses add flavour and colour to your dishes! They are a tasty addition to your salads and enrich your dishes with natural flavours and colours. Incredible Roses naturally contain antioxidants and vitamin C and are organically grown in the Netherlands. In addition to the edible roses, rose chutney, rose bonbons, rose lollipops and rose liqueur have also been added to the assortment. At Taste of Amsterdam, Willianne Sluiter, founder of Incredible Roses, would like to introduce you to the aroma and taste of roses!
Kaasfondue in blik is the only ready-made Dutch cheese fondue. They have been producing this artisan cheese fondue since 2018. It is made of a combination of the best Dutch farmers cheeses, to which only some water, wine and cornstarch is added. Due to the fact that the cheese fondue is packaged in a can, no flavour enhancers and additives need to be added. By doing this, the product is as fair and natural as possible.
At the moment their Kaasfondue in blik is sold at about 90 shops through the Netherlands and Germany. During 2019 you will also be able to taste their lovely fondue at a festival nearby!
At L-nea, they love food, design and Asia. Through their travels, they have acquainted with a network of designers and ceramicists who are truly dedicated to perfecting their crafts. L-nea wants to give these artisans a voice and a platform to showcase their designs. L-nea is the home of contemporary Asian homeware – pieces sold on our online store have been specially selected, with a modern, minimalist twist to traditional Asian dinnerware. They believe that this fusion of new and old, East and West, creates a unique take on homeware design and evokes travel memories of the Far East.
With 8 years of architectural and interior design experience within their portfolio, they also offer a full interior design service and furnishing consultation at L-nea. They would be more than eager to give their customers a comprehensive experience to fit out their home to make it their own. Feel free to chat with them at Taste!
Las Paletas artisan lollies are made of pure fruit and fresh dairy, and that’s what you’ll taste. Their lollies stand out because of their extraordinary combinations of flavors like Watermelon Mint, Blueberry Cheesecake, Grande Chocolate or Salted Caramel. Plain as cold fruit on a stick or dipped in hot chocolate in their dipbar, they’re always a #CrazyDelicious treat.
Love fits in a little jar. Madame Cocos‘ love for cocos certainly does and they like to share that with you. Now you are able to make to make the tastiest cocoballs yourself very easily. Together with your children, partner or just for yourself. Enjoy the sweet warm aromas while baking them in the oven, and naturally the amazing taste of your homemade cocoballs! Make sure to drop by at Taste this year so you can enjoy the delicious (vegan) cocosballs of Madame Cocos!
Cannoleria Only Cannoli makes the most delicious hand-made cannoli, with passion and according to its authentic recipe. This sweet Sicilian treat is an artisan rolled cookie filled with a tasty cream and covered with intense chocolate. Pass by at Taste of Amsterdam and taste these delicious artisan cookies!
Soof believes in a new generation of drinks, without unnecessary additions. Four lemonades made from nothing but fruit, vegetables and herbs. Easy to mix in infinite variations with local (tap) water, ice, mint and ginger. Minimalist as we are: the small bottles give just as much as a crate of soda.
Soof – Lovely mix ups. 100% natural.
TrueTapas wants to introduce you to the traditional tapas, directly imported from Portugal and other European countries. Wine, smoked salmon, fish tapas, chourizo, olives; at TrueTapas you will find all these traditional tapas and many more! Are you looking for an original present for you friends or family? Think of a ChourizoBBQ, a table-BBQ for all kinds of sausages! Go and visit them at Taste and try some of the delicious products TrueTapas offers.
The vomFASS Look-Taste-Enjoy concept delivers a retail experience that is truly unique in the marketplace. It is a gourmet store featuring top-of-the-line products at the best prices with a unique taste-before-you-buy experience. Customers step into a beautifully crafted tasting room and sample away—artisanal oils, fruit vinegars, liqueurs, and spirits from own production or finest wines and gourmet foods from long term suppliers being family businesses like vomFASS itself. They can learn the stories behind the tastes that intrigue—because every product has a story behind it. Founded in Germany in 1994, vomFASS has grown to nearly 300 locations in 28 countries around the world. The combination of exclusive artisanal products and unique in-store tasting experiences provide franchisees with tools to capitalize on two key trends: foodie culture and experiential retail.