EC meeting 21 September 2017

Executive Council members will be gathering around the Chef’s table in Restaurant Bentinck at Buitenplaats Amerongen. In anticipation of the IFFI Ingredients event 2017, ‘ingredients exposed’ is taken very literally this time.

Sitting at the chef’s table IFFI Executive Council members will overlook the kitchen of Restaurant Bentinck where top dishes are prepared with fresh vegetables from the castle’s gardens.


  • 17.oo hrs Guided tour at Castle Amerongen (optional)
  • 18.oo hrs Welcome aperitif at terrace of Restaurant Bentinck
  • 18.45 hrs Words of Welcome by Loek Favre, chairman IFFI board
  • 19.00 hrs Dinner including strategy session
  • 22.00 hrs Closing of official programme
    (upon request we can arrange hotel accommodation in Amerongen)


Buitenplaats Amerongen
On the edge of the village of Amerongen lies the extensive estate ‘Buitenplaats Amerongen’ where you will find six monumental buildings, all perfectly kept with a unique contemporary design respecting their history. The Castle Amerongen dates from 1680 and was inhabited by families of diplomats and members of the military who played a prominent role in national and international politics. The Castle is now a small museum that showcases various exhibitions.

The address:
Restaurant Bentinck, Buitenplaats Amerongen
Drostestraat 12, 3958 BK Amerongen
Telephone 0343 – 45 56 91
Route description


A personal invitation has been sent out to Executive Council members and eventual representatives. Requests for participation and hotel accommodation can be sent to

For more information, please contact:
Margriet Dekker
Communication & Organisation IFFI events
Mobile: 06-224 87 231-

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