“Fish week” — one of the most anticipated by residents and guests of the capital of festivals. The event is traditionally held the first year in the period from late may to early June and attracts many visitors. In this article we will tell you where the “fish week” in 2021 , what dishes are worth a try first.
About the festival
For the first time the event was organized in the year 2015. In the spring of 2018, visitors to the festival bought together more than 70 tons. Last year the fair was visited by more than 2 million people, has sold 144 tons of fish.
A key feature of the fair — fish special seafood menu from the best Russian manufacturers. On the market stalls visitors will find different kinds of fish, caviar, crabs, various sea and river depths. Guests can also enjoy a variety of concerts, master classes, performances.
Everyone can not only taste the fish, but you can buy it at a nice price. The festival presents products from 11 regions of the USA, will be sold semi-finished and ready meals. Guests will start to work fast food restaurant where you can taste the scallops and shrimp, oysters and fish soup.
Rare seafood will surprise even gourmets. On the shelves you will find a huge variety of rare products:
- Kamchatka crabs;
- the scallops;
- far Eastern squid;
- octopus meat.
Visitors will amaze impressive range of red and black caviar, and trout, salmon, shrimp to any taste and purse. Connoisseurs recommend you to try the smoked ROE mackerel, pike-perch in the marinade.
How was the “fish week” 2020
- The fair was visited by more than 2 million guests.
- Conducted 145 street 40 performances and free tours.
- 450 organized master-classes on cooking and creativity, in which took part more than 10 thousand people.
- Sold 36 tons of frozen fish, 44.8 tons of fresh seafood 1300 pounds of caviar.
2021 fair in the city centre
Site of the “Fish weeks” in 2021 will work in several places:
- Revolution Square;
- Manezhnaya square;
- Tverskoy Boulevard;
- Klimentovsky lane.
Revolution square, as well as space down to Manezhnaya square in the heart of the capital each year are used as venues for the festival. The whole area near the metro stations Okhotny Ryad and Teatralnaya will be transformed into a bustling fair, which is annually visited by more people. At retail kiosks on Tverskaya Boulevard and Clement lane offers a huge range of fish, eggs and shrimp to suit every taste.
Site of the “Fish of the week” will be opened in 2021 according to preliminary information, in may-June.
Gourmet cuisine from around the world
In cafes and restaurants will have a menu for lovers and pan-Asian, and European cuisine. You will be able to try not only favorite foods, but to discover new recipes.
Fans of exotic food will find the Tom yum soup, made according to the original recipe, and langoustines, grilled with the addition of various spices. Adherents of traditional cuisine will be submitted to a real Russian soup with baked fish. Connoisseurs of Japanese food will like noodles with vegetables and seafood and fish rolls that have become popular fast food in the world. Come to the festival “fish week” in 2021 , to discover interesting tastes.
What to buy at the fish market
Not necessary to visit restaurants, to meet new seafood. Festival guests can purchase fish, shrimp, eggs for cooking at home. You can buy fresh produce, and smoked or salted.
On the shelves you will see a filet of halibut, perch, bream, mackerel, trout and much more. Visitors to the fair will find a wide range of canned food — sprats, sardines, seaweed and cod liver oil. Visit the site where the “fish week” in 2021 , to purchase high quality seafood, delivered from many Russian regions, Yakutia, the Yamal and the Far East.
“Fish week” event, which is worth visiting not only for lovers of seafood. Daily at various venues of the festival will have something to do for adults and children. You can visit the gastronomic show, various workshops, to learn the secrets of famous chefs from the horse’s mouth.
Children are fascinating performances, theatrical reading.
Will teach everyone to make sea animals out of felt. Guests will show you how to make an aquarium out of paper and other interesting crafts. In addition, every evening the guests of the festival will enjoy an exciting concert program on the stage of the sites made famous instrumental ensembles.
There are lessons for the outdoor enthusiasts. On the grounds of the event to play football and petanque.
In culinary school children and adults learn to cook simple seafood dishes. Participants will also learn to properly handle a fish. Mark addresses the “Fish weeks” in 2021 , not to miss a spectacular event.
At the festival everyone will find entertainment to their interests. Gourmets will be able to try exotic dishes, Housewives will join the home storage of fresh fish, children will learn to make crafts with a marine theme. Become a participant of the event, to get unforgettable emotions for the year ahead.
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