Category - Food


Grilled Pineapple with Mango Whipped Cream and Lime-Butter Sauce

Not going to make it to the Caribbean this winter?  Enjoy a taste of the Caribbean at home with this simple dessert from our friends at Holland America. Grilled Pineapple 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons light brown sugar 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 tablespoon light rum 1 ripe pineapple, peeled and sliced into 1/4-inch thick rounds […]


Maple Glazed Salmon

Balsamic Maple Glazed Salmon with Steamed Spinach and Sauteed Cherry Tomatoes Ingredients: 1/4 cup orange juice 1/4 cup maple syrup 5 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 4 teaspoons finely minced garlic 3 tablespoons olive oil 4 (1-inch-thick) salmon steaks or fillets (about 6 ounces each) Salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 (10-ounce) bag dark, crinkly-leaf spinach, well […]


Chocolate Mousse

A delightfully indulgent dessert from our friends at Viking Cruises. Ingredients 4 lg egg yolks ¼ C (48 g) baker’s sugar 2 C (473 ml) heavy cream, chilled, divided 1 tsp (5 ml) vanilla extract 1 C (192 g) sugar 1 tsp (2.5 ml) vanilla extract 7 oz (198 g) high-quality dark chocolate, chopped, plus ½ […]


4 Après Ski Hot Spots!

Make tracks to our favorite new après-ski spots this season. Aspen An avalanche of crudos, ceviches, aguachiles, and bivalves fills the raw-bar menu at Clark’s Oyster Bar. This offshoot of the Austin original is housed in a classic Aspen cabin whose interior has been given a nautical overhaul. Deer Valley After a $14 million renovation, […]


Linzer Cookies

Linzer cookies are named after the city of Linz, Austria and are the perfect treat to go with your hot chocolate this winter. INGREDIENTS 1 cup of almonds, toasted and grounded 2 cups of flour, sieved 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon of salt 2 sticks of butter, softened 2/3 cup of sugar 1 teaspoon […]


Chocolate and Raisin Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce

Just in time for your holiday entertaining!  Enjoy this delicious recipe, courtesy of Holland America Line’s Chef Rudi. INGREDIENTS Whiskey Sauce: 1.5 cups heavy cream 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1 tablespoons cold water 1/3 cup sugar 2 tablespoons whiskey, such as Jack Daniels, Jameson, or Old Bushmills Bread Pudding: 1/2 cup golden raisins 2 tablespoons whiskey […]