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Airline Food-The good, the bad and the ugly

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Guess Cathay Pacific has spoken up about the ketchup with egg question...B625DF6E-DBC6-456A-80F2-083BC98FACEA.jpeg

 


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2 hours ago, suzilightning said:

Guess Cathay Pacific has spoken up about the ketchup with egg question...B625DF6E-DBC6-456A-80F2-083BC98FACEA.jpeg

 

 

Too bad it's Heinz, not Hunt's.  Love the mini bottle though.

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4 hours ago, ElsieD said:

Too bad it's Heinz, not Hunt's.  Love the mini bottle though.

We could have an entire thread on which brand's miniature bottles and jars we save from airline trays.     Mustard.   Jam.   Heck, I've even suitcased home Brittany butter!   Then there are the mid-flight chocolates...

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7 hours ago, Margaret Pilgrim said:

Understood.    I think Duvel catapulted the thread into premium classes and, dare I say, carriers.    Many American carriers have given up on food service while touting it on their sites.    I was floored at dinner service in first class (bumped up) one transcontinental flight.   The sloppily attired attendant sloshed DH's main course sauce all over the plate and tray.    Her only comment was "Eats the same."      Doubtless this has become a family retort for anytime there is a serving mishap at home.
  

 

 

That HAD to be on United. Worst US airline by far. I could tell you stories...

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On 7/9/2019 at 3:44 AM, suzilightning said:

Guess Cathay Pacific has spoken up about the ketchup with egg question...B625DF6E-DBC6-456A-80F2-083BC98FACEA.jpeg

 

 

I took it that the ketchup was for the sausage ... it never touched my scrambled eggs !

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Return flight Frankfurt to Hong Kong, this time in “regular” business class. The menu comes in a kind of newspaper style ...

 

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Antipasti for starters were nice. 

 

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As heavily advertised, I had to take the burger. It was fine. Fries could have been crisper.

 

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Cheese plate was missing a blue cheese. The stewardess kept apologising, even when I left the plane ...

 

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All enjoyed with G&T and a great view !

 

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Dubai - Hong Kong, 18th July 2019 - Emirates

 

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Lunch

 

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Sweet Potato and Bean Salad

 

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Garlic Ginger Prawns - despite the appearance, this was quite good,with nicely cooked prawns. The bak choi was a bad idea.

 

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Cheese n Crackers.

 

Forgot to photograph dessert again! Another acceptable meal.

 

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