February 2, 2015, Moscow. — Starting from February 1, 2015 Aeroflot business class passengers are offered an updated menu. New menu was developed by the team of professionals with international recognition.
Passengers could try culinary masterpieces by Thierry Mona — the chef of LSG Sky Chefs — and dishes from the virtuosos of international gastronomic scene: Michelin starred French chef Joel Garo and eminent experimenter Andrey Shmakov, participants of the international festival «Russian Gastronomic Seasons» in Monaco.
Those with the most demanding taste could be pleased by roasted duck leg with red cabbage and berries with Red Wine sauce by Andrey Shmakov, chef of Moscow Metropol Hotel restaurant, or monkfish with black rice, asparagus and cherry tomatoes with mandarin sauce with saffron by Joel Garo, chef of Le Vistamar de l’Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo restaurant. Your dinner could be finished with a dessert: elegant and light carrot cake prepared by Kamel Benamar of Moscow’s Vanile restaurants.
«Aeroflot takes the quality and variety of food offered on board very seriously, and involves top chefs and confectioners in the creation of the menu,» said Aeroflot CEO Vitaly Saveliev. «A healthy and balanced menu is a responsible choice for us. Top-quality ingredients and recipes, perfect presentation and top-class service are crucial success factors for Aeroflot’s in-flight menu».
All meals are traditionally developed on the basis of healthy eating principles and comments and recommendations of our passengers.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2014 Aeroflot carried 23.6 million passengers (34.7 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries) a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,052 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the world among major airlines, numbering 150 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners. Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety. The Company’s European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, which is the main globally recognized safety parameter, is comparable to global peers. The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the fifth time in 2013. Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant. In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time. Find more at www.aeroflot.com.