Kochi Marriot’s Culinary Mascot, Jimmy Rocks Will Now Circumnavigate the World!
Kochi Marriott’s celebrated culinary persona, Jimmy Rocks is yet again back in action to mesmerize his foodie fans with brand new culinary discoveries. The whole of last year, Jimmy captivated the people of Kochi at Kochi Kitchen with his delightful explorations of food beginning from Gujarat, covering various cities and States across the country concluding in Mumbai which he himself surveyed on his highway tour on his bike.
As they say, “Adventure is in his blood”, Jimmy is all set to continue his discovery of new places and culinary delicacies. As he was born on a boat, that instinct urged him to “sail” in search of culinary delights! The passion for food and travel thus embraced the idea to circumnavigate the world exploring delicacies from three different continents. He understands that the task at hand is difficult but not impossible and here he is setting a route to explore the world and during this journey he will offer his guests at Kochi Kitchen the World On a platter! Jimmy Rocks will be the first one to embark a voyage for food via sailboat.
The expedition begins on 10th February 2017 from Beijing in China and he will cover the destinations: West Lake, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Taipei. The popular dishes Five Spiced Duck, Beggar’s Chicken, West Lake Tenderloin Broth, Poon Choi, Baozhi and more will feature at Kochi Kitchen buffet during the journey. He is determined to cover the countries: Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Middle East, North Africa, Europe and Latin America by the end of the year 2017.Kochi Kitchen will feature Jimmy Rocks delicacies every weekend starting from 10th February for dinner between 7 pm to 11:00 pm at Kochi Kitchen.
“This year we intend to showcase the best of World cuisines at Kochi Kitchen and Jimmy Rocks will pave way to this aspiration. This will be a new and unique experience for our guests,” said Mr. Anand Ganesan, General Manager, Kochi Marriott Hotel.
“We will feature guest chefs from across the World during Jimmy Rocks journey to offer the authentic dishes of the destinations and our culinary team will craft each promotion to the very best as per Jimmy Rocks advice.” said Mr. Prakash Chettiyar, Executive Chef, Kochi Marriott hotel.
“Social Media contests will be organized during Jimmy Rocks travel sojourn and exciting prizes like international travel tickets and stay vouchers will be given away to the winners,” said Mr. Abhishek Rajagolkar, Multi-Property Director Sales and Marketing, Kochi Marriott Hotel and Courtyard Kochi Airport hotel.
Jimmy Rocks Kids logo was launched on 9th February by little chef Kicha during the press conference and the hotel buffet will adore special kids delicacies from now on.