Hotel Barge PROSPERITE - Barging in France -

Cruising the Canal de Bourgogne
Burgundy France

Cuisine : Fine Food and Drink

Gourmet Meals Aboard Hotel Barge Prospérité

Dining aboard Prospérité is a true delight. Let the chef captivate your taste buds with fresh and elegant French cuisine. Wake up to croissants and French baguettes still warm from the oven – accompanied by a buffet of fresh fruit, cereals, yogurts, jams and jellies, and on request, eggs any way you like. Usually served on deck, lunch is an ever-changing array of buffets from salads, quiche, pate, bread, fresh fruit and local cheeses.

French Barge Prosperite - Cruising Southern Burgundy

While dinner is in an elegant setting, feel free to wear informal attire. Sit back, relax and enjoy a gourmet meal which is full of flavor and light in feeling. Take pleasure in wines, especially chosen for each meal and selected from numerous French vineyards. You'll get the opportunity to try vintages new to you – as well as enjoy old favorites. All told, onboard alone you will sample 24 wines and 36 cheeses on your week aboard Prospérité.

— Sample Lunch Menus —

Chicken & Lime Salad
Curried Rice with Shrimp
Marinated Red Cabbage with Roquefort Cheese
Spinach Leaves with Yogurt & Garlic Dressing
Pear Frangipane Tart

Grilled Tuna Steaks with Lemon Olive Oil
Cucumber Salad with Mint
Cherry Tomatoes and Basil
Garlic & Rosemary Roasted New Potatoes
Provençale-style Puff Pastry Pie

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— Sample Dinner Menus —

Puff Pastry Filled with Wild Mushrooms in a Cream Sauce
Roasted Monkfish Fillet Wrapped in Local Dried Ham with Basil & Sun Dried Tomatoes
Strawberry Charlotte with Homemade Strawberry Yogurt Ice Cream

Pan-seared Foie Gras with Green Asparagus & a Balsamic Vinegar Reduction
Veal Medallions with a Rosemary Sauce, Chanterelles, Steamed Snow Peas, & Potato Gratin
Pavlova Meringue with Caramelized Pineapple

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— Sample Wine List —

Red Wines
Puligny Montrachet 1er cru les referts 2010 V. Girardin
Chablis Grand Cru "Bougros" 2012 – Domaine du Colombier
Sancerre 2013 – Henri Bourgois
Meursault "Charmes" 1er cru 2012 – Prieur-Brunet
Pernand Vergelesses "Clos Berthet"- 1er cru 2012 - Dubreuil Fontaine
Sauvignon de Saint Bris 2012
Saint Véran 2012
Pouilly Fuisée 2012
Santenay 1er cru 2010
Rully 2011

White Wines
Beaune clos du Roy 1er cru 2008 – Prieur-Brunet
Gevrey Chambertin 1er cru Cazetiers 2009 – Phillippe Leclerc
Nuits St Georges 1er cru "Les Damodes" 2004 – Manière
Châteauneuf du pape 2007 – Château Mont Redon
Château Dauzac Margaux 5eme grand cru clasée 2008
Chinon 2011
Fixin 2011
Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2009 – Les Bons Bâtons
Brouilly 2013 – Château La Chaize 2009
Crémant de Bourgogne

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