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HAL@HOME Takes Fans on a Virtual Holland America Line Cruise: Foodie Edition

HAL@HOME Takes Fans on a Virtual Holland America Line Cruise: Foodie Edition

Holland America Line is bringing its award-winning onboard entertainment, culinary scene, destination highlights and more to the homes of fans with HAL@Home, a new virtual cruise experience. Through cooking demonstrations, musical performances and enriching videos, the premium cruise line is connecting with guests who can “come aboard” from the comfort of their computer. The HAL@Home…   read more of “HAL@HOME Takes Fans…”

Favorite Holiday Dishes, Traditions and Entertaining Tips from our Culinary Council

Favorite Holiday Dishes, Traditions and Entertaining Tips from our Culinary Council

The holidays are upon us, and homes across the globe are preparing to celebrate! Do you make a traditional dish from a recipe that’s been passed along for generations? Maybe you prefer something off-the-beathen sleigh path. Are you an expert entertainer or are you hosting for the first time? We asked the renowned chefs from…   read more of “Favorite Holiday…”

Executive Chef Rudi Sodamin: Provencal Palate

Executive Chef Rudi Sodamin: Provencal Palate

Lauded by Thomas Keller, published by Rizzoli, and honored with a slew of international gastronomic awards, Rudi Sodamin, Holland America Line’s master chef, is often happiest with a cheeseboard and fine bottle of wine. When I catch up with him in Marbella, Spain — he’s on holiday after disembarking in Amsterdam—the Austrian-born chef with the…   read more of “Executive Chef Rudi…”

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council and Master Mixologist

2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council and Master Mixologist

Calling all foodies and aspiring chefs who want to cook like a pro at home! Following the success of the 2018 series, we’re thrilled to announce dates for our 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises that showcase the talents of the members of our Culinary Council, Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker…   read more of “2019 Food &…”

Recipe: Master Chef Rudi Sodamin’s Salzburger Nockerln from his Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruise

Recipe: Master Chef Rudi Sodamin’s Salzburger Nockerln from his Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruise

Holland America Line’s Master Chef and Culinary Council Chairman Rudi Sodamin recently sailed on his Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruise aboard Koningsdam. While onboard, Rudi did a cooking demonstration, question & answer session and hosted his Chef’s Table Dinner at Rudi’s Sel De Mer, his namesake dining venue. Guests experienced one of Rudi’s famous Food…   read more of “Recipe: Master Chef…”

New Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council, Mixologist and Wine Experts

New Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Feature Culinary Council, Mixologist and Wine Experts

Holland America Line is introducing Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises in 2018 that showcase the talents of the members of its esteemed Culinary Council, Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff, and the premium line’s wine curator and winemaker partners. The Culinary Council comprises a collection of elite international celebrity chefs who bring global influence to every dining…   read more of “New Food &…”

Holland America Line Announces New Focus for Culinary Council and Wine Curator Partnership

Holland America Line Announces New Focus for Culinary Council and Wine Curator Partnership

Holland America Line revealed exciting initiatives that include a new focus for its award-winning Culinary Council, the addition of a Culinary Council member and a new partnership with the world’s most famous wine critic. Holland America Line is cultivating the expertise of the seven members of its award-winning Culinary Council by entrusting each chef with…   read more of “Holland America…”