International celebrity chefs

New for MSC: five culinary cruises featuring celebrity chefs from all over Europe.

Spain, Italy, France, the United Kingdom and Germany will be represented by taste sensations and cooking demonstrations on five MSC Cruises voyages between November 2011 and June 2012.

Michelin Star-studded celebrity chefs from each of these nations will be joining MSC Fantasia, MSC Splendida and MSC Lirica, sharing their own traditional cuisines, contemporary interpretations and fusions.

“While exploring the most alluring destinations in the Mediterranean and Northern Europe, our guests will be able to enjoy demonstrations and tastings of outstanding European cuisine prepared to the highest gourmet standards,” said Pierfrancesco Vago, chief executive officer of MSC Cruises.

Paco Roncero of Spain, Mauro Uliassi of Italy, Gilles Epié of France, Antony Worral Thompson of the United Kingdom and Kolja Kleeberg of Germany will appear on the round-trip voyages from Genoa, Italy; Barcelona; and Hamburg.

Which celebrity chef would you like to see on board a cruise ship?