“When she isn’t catching fish on hidden islands, immersing herself in fascinating cultures, like Papua New Guinea, or hanging out with colorful characters, she is serving up the most amazing meals … and sharing her recipes and secrets. Victoria Allman is as good a writer as she is a cook. I loved reading the book. I wish I could have eaten it.”
—Rita Golden Gelman, author of
Tales of a Female Nomad, Living at Large in the World
“Acting on wanderlust breeds fantastic discoveries. Making it a lifestyle puts dreams into reality. In Sea Fare, Victoria presents a global collage of unscripted culinary experience that offers the reader an honest portrayal in the school of life.”
—Chef David Shalleck, author of
“Chef Victoria Allman became hooked on travel following a trip to the Bahamas more than 10 years ago. Since that time she’s caught, sautéed, simmered and served her way through the Caribbean, Mediterranean, North America, Europe, Africa, and the South Pacific from Australia to Tahiti. Sea Fare – a Chef’s Journey Across the Ocean is her travel memoir of food, lust, finding true love and high seas adventure.”
“Allman’s recipe is equal parts foodie-centric, glamour and adventure, making for a delightful literary repast.
—Seabourn Club Herald