5. New Orleans: Sunday Jazz Cruise Aboard a Steamboat
Journey back in time aboard the Sternwheeler Steamboat Natchez, the only surviving authentic steamboat in New Orleans. Sit back, relax and soak up the New Orleans atmosphere as smooth jazz fills your ears.
Set sail from the heart of the French Quarter with seating available indoors and on deck for the very best views of the river and city. The indoor areas are climate-controlled and the outdoor space allows for tours of all levels of the boat. Experience a charming afternoon on Steamboat Natchez.
Choose to simply relax and take in the sights or enhance your cruise with brunch served on board.
Sunday Brunch Menu
Chicken and Sausage Gumbo, made with a traditional Louisiana roux and served with rice
Natchez Tossed Salad, mixed greens, tomato, cucumbers, red onions and croutons with a sugar cane vinaigrette
Shrimp and Grits, shrimp sautéed with onion, bell pepper, and garlic served alongside hot butter grits
Grillades and Grits "Gree-yahds", a traditional Creole dish with braised beef and homemade brown gravy, over stone-ground "corn" cooked to a smooth texture
Crescent City Eggs, baked egg casserole with spinach, red onion, tomatoes, mushrooms, andouille sausage, green onions and cheese
Turkey Sausage Patties
Pain Perdu Thick Cut Bread, slices soaked in sweet custard mix, cinnamon swirl, and whipped cream topping, the French cousin of America's "French Toast"
O' Brien Potatoes, served with peppers and onions
Creole Creamed Spinach, spinach with mozzarella, parmesan, and cream cheese
Mini Croissants and Biscuits, served with jellies and preserves
Bananas Foster, a New Orleans original! Fresh sliced bananas sautéed in butter, brown sugar, vanilla, cinnamon and rum. Served warm atop vanilla ice cream.
White Chocolate Bread Pudding, a soufflé of local Leidenheimer French bread in rich custard with a decadent white chocolate sauce
Community Coffee and Iced Tea included
*Menu items are subject to change