New P&O Cruises Food Hero Cruises Dates Released

20 Dec 2016 | by Nikki Osborne
Updated November 2017

We have some great news for foodies, as P&O Cruises have released more dates for their Food Hero Cruises, featuring the best of British talent. If you ever fancied learning directly from one of the greats, now you have the chance to do so.


Marco Pierre White



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Not only does Marco have three Michelin stars, but he was also the youngest person to achieve that many. He’s trained several well-known chefs, including Gordon Ramsey. P&O Cruises offer a very special opportunity to take part in a hands-on cookery class with this ‘’Godfather of British cuisine’’. If that’s not enough, you can also learn his tricks of the trade in a masterclass - demonstrated by Marco himself. 

Norway & Fjords, 17th June 2018

Baltic, 24th June 2018

Canary Islands & Madeira, 5th August 2018 and 15th September 2018

Atul Kochhar


P&O Cruises Food Hero Cruises

Atul boasts two Michelins stars, and was in fact the first Indian chef to have been presented with any. He creates innovative British/Indian dishes, combing his love for British ingredients and his extensive knowledge of spice. You can enjoy a private dinner, exclusively hosted by Atul, or take part in a specially crafted onshore excursion. Alternatively, join Atul for an art of spice masterclass, for handy tips to try at home.

Western Mediterranean, 13th April 2018

Canaries & Madeira, 21st April 2018

Spain & Portugal, 4th May 2018

Spain, Portugal, & Guernsey, 20th July 2018


Olly Smith



P&O Cruises Food Hero Cruises

For every palette and every pocket, Olly believes there is great wine out there for everyone. You may already know of Olly as a guest expert on Saturday Kitchen, or on ITV’s This Morning. So how about a spot of wine tasting on your next cruise?


Eric Lanlard



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Eric is the man behind the delicious baked delights available in The Market Café. Named '"Best Pâtissier in the World" by Vanity Fair Magazine, a foodie adventure excursion with Eric is the perfect option for anyone with a sweet tooth.

Canaries & Madeira, 8th April 2018

Norway & Fjords 13th May 2018 & 2nd September 2018




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