Princess Cruises held a grand opening of sorts for its
new Share restaurant, which has been created for the line by Australian
celebrity chef Curtis Stone.
Princess hosted about 100 media and VIPs on the Ruby
Princess to see the new space and sample dishes from the menu.
Share opened simultaneously on the Ruby Princess and
Emerald Princess on Dec. 18. It replaces Sabatini, the Italian venue which
continues on many Princess vessels. Share will also be added to the Sun
Princess, which sails in Australia.
In addition to Share, Stone has created several
“Crafted by Curtis” entrees that appear on menus in the main dining room of all
of Princess’ ships.
At the gala event, Stone said that he wanted diners to
feel “warm and fuzzy” at Share, “but out of their comfort zone ever so