It’s a weekend of celebrations! This Friday is the first night of Passover and Sunday is Easter – two holidays that often center around a fantastic meal. Both holidays will be recognized aboard Holland America Line’s fleet of 15 cruise ships, and if you want to make some special dishes at home, our Master Chef… read more of “Rudi’s…”
From “All About Salmon” to “Fresh From Alaska,” cooking classes and demonstrations in the Culinary Arts Center, presented by Food & Wine Magazine, on Alaska cruises teach guests the finer side of local cuisine. Guests who participate in the “Flavors of the Northwest” cooking class learn how to prepare salmon several ways. This delicious local… read more of “Cooking Classes and…”
With the introduction of Holland America Line’s “On Location” program, onboard classes and demonstrations by local artists and professionals allow guests to familiarize themselves with the cultures they’ll be visiting around the world. “On Location” means that Holland America Line guests can learn to tango on the way to Argentina, take a cooking class taught… read more of “On Location: Opa!…”
Here is the second course from Rudi’s “Father’s Day” menu. Enjoy! Chilled Red Pepper Soup with Roasted Red Bell Peppers YIELD: 8 Servings INGREDIENTS: 9 large red bell peppers, divided 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 large onion, chopped 6 medium garlic cloves, minced 1 cup dry white wine 4 cups low-sodium store-bought chicken broth… read more of “Rudi’s Father’s…”
Ingredients: 1.5 oz Vodka 0.5 oz Chambord 0.75 oz Crème de Cacao White Glass: Martini Garnish: Fresh raspberry on the rim Instructions: Mix vodka, Chambord and crème de cacao in a cocktail shaker. Shake and strain. Garnish with a fresh raspberry on glass rim.
Holland America Line recently rolled out a new Wellness Program for employees to encourage a healthy living culture for them and their families. In January HAL held a Healthy Recipe Competition and it was hit! Conrad Villar, elite reservation agent, took first place with his Thai Chicken & Herb Noodle Salad as the Healthiest Dish…. read more of “Healthy Eating…”