Until 31 December, passengers travelling from Dubai to select routes in Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Europe, the US, Brazil, South Africa and the Philippines, can enjoy a taste of Christmas on board.
Passengers in economy class will be able to enjoy roasted turkey with mashed potatoes, green peas, baby carrots and cranberry jus lié prepared by Emirates’ chefs. For dessert, Emirates will serve chocolate mousse with a Mandarin orange compote.
Customers in first and business class can enjoy roasted turkey breast and apricot stuffing, roast potatoes with creamy brussels sprouts with turkey bacon and cranberry jus lié. For dessert, passengers will be served festive sweets such as a Santa inspired chocolate cranberry cake or a chocolate gingerbread cake.
From 23-25 December, customers travelling in first and business class can enjoy mulled wine served with garnishes like cinnamon sticks, red currants and orange slices. In premium classes, customers can also enjoy a hot chocolate with special trimmings to customise as they wish like marshmallows, white and dark chocolate, strawberries and raspberries. The hot beverage is served with fresh Christmas bakes including cranberry, pistachio & white chocolate cookies, spiced gingerbread snowflake cookies and gingerbread houses.
On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Emirates’ cabin crew will give away edible holiday gifts in all classes: in first class – a special holiday cupcake; business class – gingerbread Christmas tree cookie with marzipan cane; economy – chocolate truffles.
Emirates’ in-flight entertainment system, ice, will also show Christmas favourites like Home Alone, Miracle on 34th Street and A Christmas Miracle, along with TV specials like the Christmas Episodes from the Big Bang Theory and Friends and Modern Family: The Last Christmas.