Emirates Hosts Thanksgiving Parties Aboard US Flights

Emirates has unveiled its new Thanksgiving menus on flights from Dubai to the US this week. The airline will also be treating its lounge customers with a special menu throughout this week. Let’s take a look at the new Emirates menu below.

As Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving on Thursday, Emirates will treat its American passengers to a fittingly themed menu. The Dubai-based airline will launch its Thanksgiving menu for all passenger classes between November 24-26 on flights to and from the US. In addition, Emirates customers in US lounges You can expect a seasonal menu from November 18 to 25.


The airline’s previous Thanksgiving offerings were a hit with passengers, so it decided on more of the same in 2022. Emirates is known for implementing seasonal menus around global holidays and celebrations, including Christmas, Eid, Diwali. , Valentine’s Day and Lunar. New Year.

Emirates Thanksgiving

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The airline currently operates 12 destinations in the US: Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), New York JFK (JFK), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH ), Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), Seattle Tacoma Airport (SEA), Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), Orlando International Airport (MCO), Dallas-Fort Worth Airport (DFW), San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Miami International Airport (MIA) and Orlando International Airport (MCO).

The airline will serve a delicious Thanksgiving-themed meal for its first class and business class passengers. Its premium menu will offer “Traditional Thanksgiving Roast Turkey served with Cranberry Jus Lié, Mashed Sweet Potatoes, Blanched Broccolini, Paprika Potato Wedges, and Honey Glazed Butternut Squash with Crushed Walnuts.”

Dessert offerings are just as lavish, with first-class passengers served chocolate mousse cake with cherry compote and Chantilly cream, while business travelers can stuff themselves with pecan tart with passion fruit cream, chocolate sauce, and cream. english. For budget travelers, a meal consisting of roast turkey and cranberry jus lié, chestnut bagel, green peas and parsnip puree with carrots awaits.

Emirates Thanksgiving Spread

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Between November 18 and 25, travelers in Emirates lounges at JFK in New York, Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco can enjoy a selection of seasonal food. The dishes that will be offered in the halls will include “Rosemary and Sage Roasted Turkey Breast with Lemon, Green Olive and Fig Stuffing, served with Candied Sweet Potatoes, Roasted Pecans with Marshmallow, Roasted Winter Greens of Carrots, Brussels Sprouts, Parsnips and Butternut Squash, garnished with Pistachio Spiced Baklava and pumpkin for dessertEmirates Lounges in Dubai will serve a similar menu on November 24 to celebrate the occasion.

Thanksgiving Economy of the Emirates

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Passengers flying on an Emirates Airbus A380 will also be treated to a special treat. Travelers on A380 flights from Dubai to Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington DC will enjoy pumpkin cupcakes with buttercream, along with a selection of whiskeys, wines, champagnes and cocktails.

sports and live entertainment

With the 2022 FIFA World Cup now underway in Qatar, Emirates passengers can tune in to the games as they happen through the airline’s award-winning ICE entertainment system. Catch every minute of the World Cup and watch other sports matchups live, including NFL, NHL and NBA games, via Emirates’ Sport 24 and Sport 24 Extra live channels.

Emirates ICE system

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Offering up to 5,000 channels and 1,700 movies, the airline’s ICE in-flight entertainment (IFE) system even allows passengers to pre-select movies and shows before boarding, which are then synced to their seat.

What do you think about the Emirates Thanksgiving themed menu? How has your experience been with the Emirates inflight dining offerings? Let us know in the comments.

  • Emirates, Airbus A380, Penultimate


    IATA/ICAO code:

    Type of airline:
    Full Service Carrier

    Dubai International Airport

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    Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum

    United Arab Emirates

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