Entice your appetite while observing chef demonstrations and savoring a grand gourmet dinner aboard our Culinary Arts Voyages. … And for those craving to refine their culinary talents, lessons offered such as the L’École des Chefs cooking school serves up a broad curriculum of tantalizing events. For foodies or food lovers, and culinary students, these culinary and wine-tasting cruises are a great experience to enjoy on a cruise.
Celebrity Top Chef Cruises
The Celebrity cruise line, in partnership with Bravo Media, offers a “Top Chef at Sea” line of cruises that offer the chance to cruise with contestants of the popular cooking programme. Along with the opportunity for private cooking classes and dinners with “cheftestants”, there are cooking demonstrations, a Top Chef-style cooking “duel” between cheftestants, Top Chef-inspired menus, and interactive challenges that offer guests a chance to experience a taste of Top Chef-style competition.
Silversea Cruises Culinary Experiences
Incredible menus, private wine tastings, and interactive gastronomic experiences await you in these delectable Silversea cruises experiences. Silverseas’ Culinary Arts Voyages include chef demonstrations, a fabulous gourmet dinner, wine tastings, lectures, and other food-themed events. On Wine series Voyages, you’ll enjoy lectures and wine tastings in some of the world’s most exclusive wineries and vineyards, in locations such as Australia’s Barossa Valley, and the Medoc region of Bordeaux, France. And on Culinary Expeditions, travelers voyage in Europe or South America, enjoying local delicacies prepared by expert chefs, and taking part in themed demonstrations and workshops.
Selected voyages also include an additional series of culinary tasting events known as L’ECole des Chefs by Relais & Chateaux. This fabulous series of gastronomic events is a collaboration between the world-renowned L’ECole des Chefs cooking school and Relais & Chateaux, the exclusive fellowship of gourmet restaurants and luxury hotels. With cooking demonstrations, workshops and lessons, and unique market tours of select ports, these exclusive culinary events provide a smorgasbord of unforgettable tastes and experiences.
Windstar Cruises Culinary Experiences
Windstar Cruises is famous for its smaller-sized cruise ships, which offer guests an intimate cruise experience that’s truly unique. To launch its new culinary-themed voyages, Windstar Cruises has teamed up with the James Beard Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the culinary arts.
A portion of these epicurean explorations travel to France, Spain, and Portugal, and offer guests the chance to attend culinary demonstrations and other themed events, while enjoying a fabulous menu of James Beard Foundation signature recipes. A highlight of these cruises is an overnight stay in Bordeaux, and a scenic cruise along the Garonne River in the famous Medoc wine region, along with an evening on-shore in the grounds of a Bordeaux winery. Other Culinary Experience cruises will travel to the Mediterranean, Central America, and Tahiti, offering guests similarly exciting experiences, along with fabulous examples of local cuisine and signature James Beard recipes.