Emirates celebrates Thanksgiving on board

Emirates has announced the carrier will be offering special menus on board its flights from Dubai to USA and USA to Dubai between 23-30 November.

Traditional Thanksgiving dishes such as sweet potato soup with succulent poached lobster and chives and turkey leg roulade with pumpkin purée, cranberry jus lié, brussels sprouts, steamed green beans, glazed baby carrots, veal bacon strips and roasted pecans are served during the flights.

First Class passengers are offered seasonal dessert items such as warm apple fritters with mascarpone cream and cinnamon sugar, key lime tart accented with raspberry coulis and toffee apple and pecan cake doused with vanilla curd, cherry compote, marshmallows and pistachios.

Business and Premium Economy Class passengers can enjoy sweet potato soup with a dash of roasted pumpkin oil, sliced sous vide turkey, classic cornbread, pumpkin purée, cranberry jus lié, brussels sprouts, baby carrots and roasted pecans, as well as spiced apple cake with date compote and raspberry curd for dessert.

In Economy, a festive chicken roulade with cranberry jus lié, green peas, mashed parsnip with carrots and baked potatoes with butter and parsley are offered. Pumpkin delice with cinnamon cream and toffee apple and pecan crumble served with salted caramel sauce and marshmallows are included in the dessert options.

Thanksgiving menus are also offered at the Emirates Lounges in New York, Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco between 18 and 25 of November.

When it comes to in-flight entertainment, passengers can watch top NFL games on Sport24, including Philadelphia Eagles vs. Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions and Washington Commanders vs. Dallas Cowboys over the Thanksgiving period, as well as a wide array of holiday season content within 6,500 channels of on-demand entertainment.

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