Reservation

Helena Culinary Trips

Ship

Helena

Price p.p.

From €59

NUMBER OF DAYS

1

EMBARKATION PLACE

Rotterdam, NL

DISEMBARKATION DATE

Dates t.b.c.

DISEMBARKATION PLACE

Rotterdam, NL

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 Helena

HELENA Culinary Trips

With our culinary sailing trips we combine the best of the HELENA, the culinary delights of ship’s chef Fred Kaper and sailing in the Rotterdam area.

Number of days

1

Embarkation

Dates t.b.c., 

Rotterdam, NL

Disembarkation

Dates t.b.c., 

Rotterdam, NL

Price per person

Our HELENA Culinary Trips

The HELENA is a monumental sailing ship from 1875. A comprehensive restoration has brought it back to its original state. Now you can sail on this special piece of Dutch sailing heritage!

Asparagus

Date
April 2021 date t.b.c.
Time
17:00 - 21:00 o'clock
Embarkation and disembarkation
Rotterdam
Price
€ 59 per person

From the city centre in Rotterdam we sail towards the world-famous windmills of Kinderdijk. On our way there Fred will prepare a three-course dinner in his little galley. Asparagus is on the menu!

Menu

Starter

Veloute from Asparagus with chervil

Main course

Braised veal tongue and asparagus
Egg with watercress
New patatoes with dill
Hollandaise sauce with saffron

Dessert

Strawberries Romanoff with Grand Marnier
Coffee and chocolates

Herring

Date
June 2021 date t.b.c.
Time
17:00 - 21:00 o'clock
Embarkation and disembarkation
Vlaardingen
Price
€ 59 per person

During this dinner we will enjoy the fresh catch of Herring. We set sail from the one true Herring city: Vlaardingen. It is a Dutch tradition to eat the New Herring on ‘Vlaggetjesdag’. That’s why we will start this dinner with this Dutch delicacy.

Menu

Starter

New Herring
Herring Berliner art

Soup

Lobster bisque

Main course

Stewed rainbow trout
Roseval and sweet potato tart
Stir-fried young snow peas with samphire

Dessert

Luxurious mini-bavaroises with sauce Sabayon
Coffee and chocolates

Mussels

Date
September 2021 date t.b.c.
Time
17:00 - 21:00 o'clock
Embarkation and disembarkation
Rotterdam
Price
€ 59 per person

Admire the skyline of Rotterdam while enjoying the mussels that Fred has prepared in three different ways.

Menu

Starter

Creamy mustard beer soup with cheese croutons

Main course

Mussels traditionelle
Mussels Catalan style
Mussels di regio Vecchi
Bread with herbbutters and tapenade
Saffron risotto
Oreille pasta
Summer salad

Dessert

Forest fruit and sorbet ice cream
Coffee and chocolates

Game

Date
October 2021 date t.b.c.
Time
15:00 - 20:30 o'clock
Embarkation and disembarkation
Hellevoetsluis
Price
€ 59 per person

We sail on the Haringvliet for dinner where the HELENA will be fully appreciated. We can make various sailing maneuvers on the open water.

Menu

Starter

Cappuccino of game broth with fenugreek

Main course

Steak from deer with duck liver and malaga sauce
Stewed pear with glazed chestnuts
Chestnut puree with sweet potato and cranberries

Dessert

Soufflé au Grand Marnier
Coffee and chocolates