ComfortablyNumb wrote:Excellent report. Alitalia definitely wins the 'worst to first' food award. I remember what an embarrassment AZ's catering was to Italy for many years. Good to see they have their act together, at least in J class.
ExpatFlyer wrote:And there’s a lot of confusion here in the US on what is real and genuine Italian food vs. what is being advertised as Italian food: recently I saw a tv commercial here in Miami of a casual dining restaurant chain presenting a special chicken parm lasagna, something that of course does not exist in Italy, and that would leave every single Italian speechless and denying to call that dish as Italian because there’s nothing Italian at all (but if someone advertises a dish as Italian, or with an Italian name, well that must be Italian then!!! … chicken parmesan lasagna!!! Come on!!!).
ExpatFlyer wrote:And there’s a lot of confusion here in the US on what is real and genuine Italian food vs. what is being advertised as Italian food:
KruegerFlaps wrote:ExpatFlyer wrote:And there’s a lot of confusion here in the US on what is real and genuine Italian food vs. what is being advertised as Italian food:
This is quite common around the world. For example, Indian or Chinese foods adapted to fit the local market or simply to cut cost. But I must say, your photos left my mouth watering. That service does look good.
Thanks for posting.
ClassicLover wrote:Excellent photos of the food - it's made me hungry!!
The service looks excellent. I loved everything from the food to the plates to the wine. Very nice report!
767747 wrote:Great photos from your flight - The food looks delicious and Alitalia must have some of the best airline plates/glasses I've seen ... so stylish!
Thank you for sharing.
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