Lamb Ouzi served in Business Class - a rice dish popular in the Gulf where the meat is slow cooked with roasted nuts and raisins
A selection of Emirati pastries will be served in the A380 onboard lounge, together with date cake and Arabic coffee
Dubai: Emirates in celebration of upcoming Eid festival comes with a special in-flight offering for all customers from August 11to 14.
A special menu with Arabic flavor will be introduced during the celebrations for customers in all classes. Depending on the route, customers in Economy Class could sample Emirates’ signature dish, a Chicken or Lamb Machbous, and enjoy a date cake for dessert.
An Eid menu with a touch of Middle Eastern hospitality will be served on board the Emirates A380 lounge. This includes Arabic coffee, a date cake and a selection of Emirati pastries. Chocolates in a specially designed Eid box from UAE- based gourmet chocolates, Forrey and Galland, will also be served to all customers in premium classes on all routes.
In First and Business Class, customers have the choice of Lamb or Chicken Ouzi, a rice dish popular in the Gulf where the meat is slow cooked with roasted nuts and raisins. A special Emirati-style King Fish with rice will also be offered select routes in Africa and Europe. These mains are complemented with an Arabic salad and premium customers can also choose from various Arabic desserts including chocolate fondant with labneh ice cream, date and almond nammoura made from semolina, or khabees served with Arabic coffee sauce and pistachio cream.
As a global airline, Emirates celebrates events from all over the world and incorporates seasonal and regional flavors into its menus on board and in its lounges worldwide.