Gangtok hosts Sikkim Food Festival 2016. Sikkim Food Festival is focused on promoting the culinary skills of chefs in Sikkim and boosting tourism in the state. The festival featured cuisines from all over the country along with delicacies like tea momos, Irish Popper, Thukpa, vegetable lasagne. Various beverages like ‘ginseng tea’ and other organic foods were also on display during the festival. Sikkim Food Festival was inaugurated by Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim, Shriniwas Patil in Gangtok.