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Norwegian Epic is currently out at sea in the north eastern Atlantic and the trials are going well.

Check back on Monday for more sea trial photos and additional Norwegian Epic construction photos.


Norwegian Cruise Line: Get a Taste of Norwegian Epic This Valentine's Day with the Spiegel Tent's Featured Dessert

Yummmm!!! I think I will give this recipe a try this weekend. I'll report back how it turns out. :D

There will be a choice of 17 dining options on the new Norwegian Epic! Wow, talk about selection! Take a look at this tasty recipe below compliments of NCL!

Chocolate Decadence with Mixed Berry Coulis

Makes 10 servings

Cooking Spray
1 lb 8 oz Sugar
10 oz Milk
2.5 oz Cocoa Powder
2 oz Butter
2 oz Chocolate Unsweetened
8 oz All-Purpose Flour
1.5 oz Vanilla Extract
½ tsp Salt
5 Egg Whites
15 oz Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
10 Fresh Raspberries
10 Fresh Mint Sprigs
Powder Sugar (for decoration)

Lightly coat 4 oz ramekins with cooking spray, and sprinkle 3/4 teaspoon sugar into each of the ramekins, shaking and turning to coat.

Set prepared ramekins aside.

Combine sugar, milk, and cocoa powder in a small saucepan, stirring well with a whisk. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Cook 30 seconds or until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat; add the butter and unsweetened chocolate. Stir until the chocolate melts and mixture is smooth.

Cool chocolate mixture for 10 minutes.

Add flour, vanilla, salt, and egg white to chocolate mixture, stirring with a whisk just until blended.

Fill each ramekin to ¾ with chocolate mixture

Top each ramekin with 2 teaspoon of chocolate chips.

Divide the remaining chocolate mixture evenly among ramekins, spreading to cover the chocolate chips.

Bake at 350°F for 20 minutes or until barely set.

Cool for 10 minutes.

Paint brush the plate and add some drops of raspberry coulis.(per picture - coulis recipe below)

Invert chocolate decadence cake onto dessert plates, place a fresh raspberry and mint sprig and sprinkle some powder sugar

Berry Coulis

10 oz Raspberry
6 oz Blueberry
8 oz Granulated sugar
Juice of two fresh lemons

Put all ingredients into a saucepan and bring to a simmer for 10 minutes

Place in blender strain trough fine sieve

Cool rapidly


Sending thoughts and prayers to the people in the beautiful Bahama Islands, and all those in the path of Hurricane  Dorian along the east...