John Warren spoke about the Koktebel Jazz Party and «jazz»pilaf

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny OdinokovaJohn Warren spoke about the Koktebel Jazz Party and «jazz»pilaf© RIA Novosti / Evgeny Odinokov

. The festival Koktebel Jazz Party and its traditional dish — pilau — dedicated to leading culinary and travel television show «let’s Go to eat!» John Warren the next release of his program, aired on Saturday on NTV. The topic was held in late August in the artistic village on the shores of the Black sea, which for the 16th time took the leading jazz musicians from around the world.

All these years the chef of the festival of the Crimean Tatar Iskander Bakhiev prepares for his guests a signature pilaf. Started with 25 servings, now his record — lunch for 600 people! In conversation with John Iskander has shared the secret of how he manages to please everyone, because some people like pilaf sweeter and others more spicy. It turns out that in the cooking process on one side of the cauldron he puts dried fruit, and in this place the pilaf is sweet and hot pepper, and garlic puts on the other. Tasted «jazz pilaf» at the evening gala concert, shaken by a leading played in honor of the chef Koktebel party at the horn.

«Let’s go to eat!» is a gastronomic map of the world, which in broad strokes are applied the bright flavors of national cuisines of the peoples with whom was fortunate to meet the host of the show John Warren during his travel length of 5 years! Look at Russia through the eyes of love with her Englishman — this was the original concept of the project «let’s Go to eat!». But in the five years of its existence its geography has been expanded: «let’s Go to eat!» today is a program for which there are no boundaries.

The project «let’s Go to eat!» was voted the best program on the travel, becoming the winner of the National Geographic Traveler Awards 2016. Twice became the winner of competition «smirotvorjets» in the nomination «Television» in 2016 and 2017.

Koktebel Jazz Party is not just a jazz of world level, this is true freedom, which gives rise to a single vibration of music, sea, body and soul. The organizer of the festival is the media company «Red Square». In 2014, Koktebel Jazz Party is supported by the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation.

The festival began in 2003 as a private initiative of the founder of the Koktebel jazz Dmitry Kiselev. Small Crimean village gave its name to the festival, today occupy a recognized place in the list of world jazz gatherings. Guest Koktebel Jazz Party-2017 was the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.

In different years KJP visited the legendary jazz drummer Jimmy Cobb (USA), winner of the Grammy for best Latin jazz album Gonzalo Rubacalba (Cuba), a unique saxophonist Robert Anchipolovsky (Israel). Over 16 years in Koktebel made about two hundred of the world’s leading jazz bands. Detailed information about Koktebel Jazz Party can be found on the official website

Koktebel Jazz Party is held with the informational support of the international media group «Russia today», TV channel «Russia 1» «Russia-Culture» and «Russia 24», radio «Mayak», radio «Culture», «Radio Russia» radio station «Vesti FM». Music partner of the festival is JAZZ Radio. A special partner is the company «Smolensk Diamonds».

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