They are far from finished: THE CAPTAINS LUNCH 2021

During MASTERS VERNISSAGE, the prologue of MASTERS EXPO, was located in the restaurant Serre from Hotel Okura Amsterdam a colorful group during THE CAPTAINS LUNCH. The entrepreneurs, prominent figures and celebrities present all had 1 thing in common: they were guests in Yves Gijrath's podcast on De Kaptiteinenlijn. While enjoying delicious dishes and a spoken word From Yves the beautiful stories soon emerged at the table. Text: Fleur de Jong
Image: Floris van der Paardt

In good company

Before lunch, the guests immediately started talking animatedly with each other on the terrace. After a drink everyone sat down at the table. During the welcome speech, Yves dedicated the lunch to Peter R. de Vries, who was his guest in 2019. Attention was also paid to podcast guest John van den Heuvel, who was unable to attend due to the developments regarding Peter R. De Vries.

The first dishes were served and glasses were raised at a beautiful meeting full of Excellence. After the main course, those present were treated to a spoken word by Yves, which consisted of special quotes from podcast conversations by various guests present.

A selection of the captains who were present during THE CAPTAINS LUNCH: Fajah Laurens, Ali B, Roland Kahn, Henk de Vries, Jeroen van Koningsbrugge, Erik de Vlieger, Paul Riemens, Thomas Acda, Leon de Winter, Micky Hoogendijk, Benno Leeser and Won Yip.

The 3-course menu

Restaurant Serre of Hotel Okura Amsterdam provided delicious dishes. For example, as a starter, the guests received salmon miso made from Soba noodles, shiitake and gomasio. After this, a flat iron steak with roasted shallot cream, young beans and long pepper gravy. And for those who still had room for dessert after this delicacy, a Tartelette of pistachio, strawberries and tarragon was on the menu.

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On the podcast platform De Kapiteinenlijn, inspiring and cheerful conversations are held with KAPITEINEN. The chiefs, the bosses, the supreme gods, the rock stars and the leaders of companies and movements. Yves looks for interpretation, depth, leadership and a cheerful note. The Captain's Line is a movement. Highlight of the week: the weekly podcast show The GYGS with business friend Erik de Vlieger.

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