Wholesome consuming and sustainable residing in AirAsia’s latest “Santan” Farm-to-Air inflight meals
Tagaytay Metropolis, Philippines — AirAsia, the World’s Greatest Low-Price Provider, is taking vacationers on a brand new meals journey with a brand new set of Santan inflight meals. The airline, which maintains the title for 10 years formally introduces a farm-to-air eating expertise. The brand new additions to the Santan menu are all delightfully good not just for the guts but additionally for the soul.
Captain Dexter Comendador, AirAsia Philippines CEO, stated, “Santan happened in 2015 as a tribute to ASEAN flavors, and right here we’re 4 years after, welcoming this 12 months with an idea that’s each good for the guts and nourishing for the soul. We’re selling wholesome consuming and serving to Filipino farmers on the similar time.”
With supporting the farmers of the Philippines in thoughts, AirAsia is elevating the farm-to-table social motion by taking the eating expertise on air. The airline affords quite a lot of inflight meals which makes use of solely the freshest substances and harvest that are immediately sourced from farmers everywhere in the nation.
The launch was held in Tagaytay in partnership with Discovery Nation Suites (lodge information). In the course of the media launch, the individuals sampled their new choices which embody the brand new Caesar Salad, priced at P120, and the Chipotle Hen Wrap for less than P100 per serving. These new inflight meals can be found in all flights with the Z2 code to and from the Philippines.
Different contemporary and new gadgets added to the Santan Menu are the Korean Beef with Kimchi Rice, California Crab Onigiri, Corned Beef Bun, and Tacky Pesto. There are additionally all kinds of sweets just like the Butterscotch Bars, Cookies and Cream Parfait, Brazo de Mercedes, for as little as P70 per serving.
There are additionally drinks to go with your eating expertise. AirAsia introduces a more healthy and extra refreshing different to exploit tea: The Sundown Bursts, a two-layered lychee and strawberry drink with coconut jelly sinkers (nata de coco). This drink is available in a 16ozcup for P120 solely. And the very best half? Watch the cabin crew put together your drink whereas flying 30,000 toes above.
AirAsia additionally affords merchandise gadgets made by Filipino and social entrepreneurs from ASEAN international locations. Completely different merchandises just like the bamboo toothbrush, journey equipment, steel straws, abaca bucket bag, upcycled jewellery, and Kahon Abaca Macrame Bag are actually obtainable on the market, for costs beginning at P180 solely.
Quickly, AirAsia Philippines may even promote upcycled expired life jackets known as “Soggy No-Extra”. These journey pouches are handmade by Nazanin, a social enterprise of Afghan refugees in Kuala Lumpur. Do you know that life jackets we see onboard have an expiration date? To advertise sustainability, AirAsia upcycled these expired inflatable life vests and turned it into an all-around pouch. You should utilize it in your toiletries, medication package and so on. By promoting this product, AirAsia just isn’t solely offering alternatives for refugees, they’re additionally managing wastes in a simpler and environment friendly method by upcycling these expired life vests that usually find yourself within the landfills. The restricted version Soggy No-Extra journey pouch will likely be obtainable on the market beginning February 2019 onboard AirAsia (Z2) flights.
“We worth buyer happiness from all factors of the journey, from the acquisition of the ticket to leaving the airport, on board, and onto the vacation spot,” Comendador added.
To avoid wasting as much as 20%, friends are inspired to pre-book their meals slightly than buying their meals on board. For vacationers who’ve booked their flights with out including any meals, you possibly can nonetheless add them through the “Handle My Reserving” choice when you log in to www.airasia.com.
Observe the AirAsia Santan journey by means of the hashtag #AirAsiaSantan and get the newest AirAsia information, actions and promotions on Twitter (twitter.com/AirAsia) and Fb (fb.com/AirAsia).
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