Food

Foodies, rejoice! We’ve got the low-down on the best food out there.  Southern Boating’s galley-friendly recipes make it easy to entertain aboard.  Full of recipes, helpful tips on entertaining and themed menus, Southern Boating’s boat-friendly recipes are here to make cooking on board easy…and delicious!

Scandinavian Midsummer

Scandinavian Midsummer Anchor out to celebrate the longest day of the year. Recipes serve 4. One weekend in late June, a few years ago, several of us decided to do a midsummer…

Bahamian Cocktail Party

Bahamian Cocktail Party Local fish, fruits, veggies, and rum are the perfect ingredients. Recipes serve 4. By Lori Ross, Southern Boating May 2020 While in the Bahamas in 2003, cruising in company with…

Pasta: That’s Amore!

Pasta: That’s Amore! A spicy, rich tomato sauce is the secret. Recipes cover one pound of dry pasta. By Lori Ross, Southern Boating February 2020 I confess to a lifetime pasta passion…

Plan Your Festive Feast

Plan Your Festive Feast Prepare this holiday dinner ahead to enjoy a few days later. Recipes serve 4. My first ocean voyage took place on a Beneteau 30 entered in the Annapolis…

10 Must-Have Galley Tools

10 Must-Have Galley Tools

10 Must-Have Galley Tools Ten tools that will make tasks in the galley ten times easier You’ve bought a boat. Congratulations!  Now your thoughts are spinning, and your mind quickly floods with…

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Happy Hour Menu

Happy Hour Menu Simple and delicious small bites make this happy hour menu a must-see We boat mostly on the Mississippi River around Minnesota and sometimes go as far as Wisconsin where…

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Just a Little Smørrebrød for You

Try cold Danish smørrebrød with iced vodka. The Danish open-faced sandwich smørrebrød makes a perfect lunch on a hot day. Usually consisting of bread, canned fish, shrimp, cold cuts, or vegetables, along…
Rock House is a great option for dining in the bahamas

Dining in The Bahamas

Dining in The Bahamas Dining in The Bahamas can be anything from casual to high-end and everything in between. Dining in The Bahamas vary dramatically from eclectic beach huts, spring break-style bars,…

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Mai Tai

Mai Tai Make the storied Mai Tai and tell the tale to those on board! The Mai Tai started as a rum cocktail so popular it supposedly depleted world rum supplies in…

Hawaiian Salsa

Hawaiian Salsa

Hawaiian Salsa Take your tastebuds on a trip to the islands with this tangy Hawaiian Salsa. Sweet and savory, this tangy twist on salsa will have everyone on board saying Aloha!  Ingredients: …

Polynesian Meatballs

Polynesian Meatballs You can make short work of a filling appetizer with these Polynesian Meatballs. Snag a bag of frozen meatballs before your next cruise and enjoy a taste of the ‘islands,’…

tiki noodles

Tiki Noodles

Tiki Noodles These zesty Tiki Noodles are the perfect combination of sweet, salty, spicy, and crunchy! The best thing about these tiki noodles? They taste even better on day two! So go…

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Polynesian Shrimp

Polynesian Shrimp This Polynesian Shrimp is quick and versatile. Try this tasty twist on shrimp skewers. You’ll have the crew begging for more! If you’re in the mood for a similar style…

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Hawaiian-Inspired Chicken Salad Bites

Chicken Salad Bites Throw together a luau-inspired meal, featuring Chicken Salad Bites These chicken salad bites come together very quickly and can feed a crowd as a light appetizer. Serve when the…

frozen margaritas

Frozen Margaritas

Frozen Margaritas Drake had Santa Margherita by the liter, but we aspire to have frozen margaritas by the liter. That’s the motto, baby. YOLO. If you’re inclined to keep a blender on…