Air India guests flying out of Kolkata during the ensuing Durga Puja will be able to rejoice in the festive flavours of Bengali cuisine specially curated for the festival.
Crafted with care and served with class on festival-special food trays, guests will be offered lip-smacking delicacies such as Narkel Diye Chholar Dal with Luchi, Kasha Aloor Dum with Koraishutir Kochuri for breakfast. Khasta Kochuri Chaat, Fish Kabiraji, Mochar Cutlet or Egg Chicken Rolls for Hi-Tea. All-time favourites such as Mutton Kasha, Chingri Machher Malai Curry, Dhokar Dalna, Chhanar Kalia with Kancha Aamer Chutney or Anarosher Chutney will be the options for Lunch and Dinner. The festive meals will be accompanied with popular Bengali desserts – Mihidana, Boonde, Darbesh, Kalojam or Pantua.
Earlier, Air India had also taken the flavours of Onam to the skies, serving regional festive delicacies during the festival days on its flights from Kochi and Trivandrum, reaffirming the extra mile the New Air India has been going to connect with its guests and enhance their experience on board and at every touchpoint. The inflight cuisine on both domestic and international sectors are also being reimagined from time to time to serve some of the best gourmet experience to the guests.
About Air India:
Founded by the legendary JRD Tata, Air India pioneered India’s aviation sector. Since its first flight on October 15, 1932, Air India has built an extensive domestic network with non-stop flights to cities around the world, across the USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Far East, South-East Asia, Australia, and the Gulf. After 69 years as a government-owned enterprise, Air India and Air India Express were welcomed back into the Tata group in January 2022.
Air India is navigating through a major five-year transformation roadmap under the aegis of Vihaan.AI, with an ambition to become a world class airline with an Indian heart. The first phase of this transformation, the taxi phase was recently concluded, and focused on fixing the basics. These included bringing back to service many long grounded aircraft, addition of talent across flying and ground functions, rapid upgradation of technology and strengthening of customer care initiatives amongst others.
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