Explora Journeys, the luxury lifestyle brand of MSC Group, is pleased to announce its collaboration with renowned chef Mauro Uliassi. Uliassi will create unforgettable gastronomic experiences for EXPLORA I guests.
Travelers can look forward to the exquisite menu during the maiden voyage, which departs July 17 and ends in New York on Sept. 25, 2023.
Anthology Restaurant – a culinary stage
As the first guest chef at Anthology restaurant, one of the 11 culinary offerings onboard, Uliassi and his team will serve a masterful blend of traditional and modern Italian cuisine.
Uliassi is known for his innovative and creative take on Italian cuisine, which has earned him three Michelin stars. Its ability to combine tradition and modernity creates unique taste experiences.
Mauro Uliassi dishes are a tribute to the sea
Uliassi’s cuisine is a testament to his passion for the sea and his respect for the environment. It is an ode to the distinctive textures and flavors of the ocean, in keeping with Explora Journeys‘ sustainable approach.
Collaboration with Franck Garanger
At Anthology restaurant, guest chefs work closely with Franck Garanger, Head of Culinary at Explora Journeys. Together they curate menus that combine international cuisine and fine wines for a unique taste experience.
The stylish, elegant restaurant offers dim lighting and impeccable service that creates a glamorous but intimate atmosphere. Guests can also dine al fresco.
On board EXPLORA I, guests can expect a carefully crafted menu that includes Uliassi’s best creations. Only fresh, high-quality ingredients are used, mainly from local sources.
New standard for luxury ocean voyages
Explora Journeys sets new standards for luxury ocean voyages. The partnership with Mauro Uliassi helps to offer guests an exceptional and impressive experience.
Transformative sea voyages for discerning travelers
Explora Journeys enables luxury travelers to experience profound and meaningful ocean voyages that perfectly blend the character of each destination visited with the brand’s cosmopolitan, European luxury.
Discovery of the “Ocean State of Mind
Mauro Uliassi’s culinary creations aboard EXPLORA I transport guests to an “Ocean State of Mind” by capturing the essence of the sea in each dish, creating an unparalleled taste experience.
Mauro Uliassi focuses on sustainability and local products
Explora Journeys places great emphasis on sustainability and the use of locally produced products. The partnership with Mauro Uliassi underlines this ambition by offering guests high quality, environmentally conscious gastronomy.
A world of culinary diversity
The 11 different culinary offerings aboard EXPLORA I allow guests to discover a wide range of flavors and cuisines from around the world, allowing them to experience a culinary journey around the globe.
Mauro Uliassi creates exclusive experiences
The collaboration with Mauro Uliassi is just one of the many exclusive experiences Explora Journeys offers its discerning guests. Each trip is designed to offer travelers unforgettable moments and unique impressions.
A new age of luxury travel
The partnership between Explora Journeys and Mauro Uliassi begins a new chapter in luxury ocean travel. Guests can look forward to an unparalleled combination of culinary excellence, first-class service and unique travel experiences.