Chef Ben Reveals How Preference Sheets, Rank and Sailing Differ on ‘Below Deck’ From Real Yachting [Exclusive]
, 2022-05-06 02:00:00,
After four seasons of Below Deck and two seasons of Below Deck Mediterranean, chef Ben Robinson has a unique perspective on how the series differs from real yachting.
He said one big difference is how guest preference sheets are handled on the show. He also said that despite how some crew will bicker about rank on some Below Deck seasons, rank is serious business in real yachting and not up for debate.
Robinson was also the head chef on the largest sailing yacht in the world before being cast on Below Deck. He recalled how that experience was extremely different than what the Below Deck Sailing Yacht crew experience.
Chef Ben says preference sheets are ‘equal opportunity’ on ‘Below Deck’
Robinson said the yacht chef works differently with the primary charter guest in real yachting versus on Below Deck. “Well, I mean, it’s our job as a chef to really diagnose the preference sheets,” he told Showbiz Cheat Sheet.
“Obviously more favorably, to the primaries,” he said about real yachting. “Unfortunately, it’s kind of equal opportunity [on the show]. So that didn’t really happen before Below Deck with me really. The primaries would just write what they wanted because they’re paying for it. So suddenly you can have someone’s boyfriend or girlfriend who’s really got nothing to do with it and…
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