This Valentine’s Day, toast to love, amour and liefde (that’s Dutch) with one of Holland America Line’s specialty cocktails that will be served on board for this romantic holiday. Our Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff even created a drink just for our guests! We’re sharing the recipes so you can make them at home with your… read more of “Toast to Love on…”
Tag: Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day is all about love. From roses and chocolates to secret notes and a loving smile, it’s the perfect holiday to make a unique cocktail or serve a romantic dessert to that special someone.
Thanks to Rotterdam’s Pinnacle Grill Manager Martijn van Winden for these photos from the restaurant’s special Valentine’s Day dinner.
Guest Sharon Johnson and her husband are cruising again with HAL, this time on Zaandam’s 21-Day Collectors’ Voyage to Mexico and Hawaii. Sharon will chronicle their cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy!
Here are photos from the ship’s Valentine’s Day celebration during the Grand World Voyage. Enjoy!
Enjoy another one of Rudi’s Recipes for Valentine’s Day. SWEETHEART SUGAR COOKIES To decorate these cookies, sprinkle them with confectioners’ sugar or drizzle them with chocolate sauce. YIELD: Two to three dozen INGREDIENTS: 14 tablespoons (1 ¾ sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature ½ cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 2 drops vanilla extract 2… read more of “Rudi’s…”
RISOTTO WITH BUTTERNUT SQUASH AND ARUGULA YIELD: Four to six servings INGREDIENTS: Squash 2 pounds butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1/2-inch cubes 1 tablespoon olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper Dressing 2 teaspoons fresh lime juice 1/2 teaspoon finely grated lime zest 1 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Salt and freshly… read more of “Rudi’s…”
I love Valentine’s Day because I always equate food with love. There are no better way to nourish the heart and spirit of a couple than by cooking together, or eating a meal to stimulate the senses while holding hands across the table, gazing into each others’ eyes over a flickering candle. — Master Chef… read more of “Rudi’s…”