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Old June 28th, 2011, 04:18 PM
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Sailing on the Golden next week. Does anyone know if they still serve Beef Wellington and if so, which night.
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I had it last October on the last formal night.
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Always served on the last formal night
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The more important question: Was it GOOD?
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Yes, the last formal night... always nice to pair it with a lobster tail! yum!


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Old June 28th, 2011, 04:41 PM
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Sailing on the Golden next week. Does anyone know if they still serve Beef Wellington and if so, which night.
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We were on Golden couple weeks ago and Wellington was served on Thursday. Yummy.
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Just had it on the Crown. Served at the Captain's Dinner on the next to last night of the cruise (it was not a formal night).
As always, it was excellent.
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My dh had it last thursday on the Golden. He said it wouldn't be something he would order again. My sister said the same thing. The lobster that night was fantastic.
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Yes, the last formal night... always nice to pair it with a lobster tail! yum!


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I have the very same thing (but I like my steak a little rarer then that) every second formal night YUM
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Thanks everyone!!
I think Beef wellington is an aquired taste. I love it and my spouse hates it. Spouse loves lobster tail and I don't like it, so it works out great. We order both and trade, so we both get two orders of the main dish.
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On the Ruby earlier this year, the second formal night was the Chef's Dinner menu (if I did that cruise again I think that would be the night to hit the Crown Grill,) then the Beef Wellington\Lobster Tail menu was the night after that, same as reported above. It may just be a matter of my less-than-refined tastes, but I thought the Beef Wellington tasted a lot like the roast beef at Arby's.
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On the Ruby earlier this year, the second formal night was the Chef's Dinner menu (if I did that cruise again I think that would be the night to hit the Crown Grill,) then the Beef Wellington\Lobster Tail menu was the night after that, same as reported above. It may just be a matter of my less-than-refined tastes, but I thought the Beef Wellington tasted a lot like the roast beef at Arby's.
I found the beef part of it great but the pastry to me was too chewy and doughy..I always the Wellington part should be more flaky but heh, I never cook it so what do I know!

I avoided it the last two cruises and chose something else.
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I think they forgot to cook your beef . . .
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I think they forgot to cook your beef . . .
It looks perfect to me!
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It looks perfect to me!
It could have a little more red in it right in the very middle for me....but it does look good.
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I think they forgot to cook your beef . . .
Looks a little overdone for my taste.
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Way to red for me. Looks like it is going to walk off the plate. I love well done.
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