EL AL announces the launch of its new on-board menu by Assaf Granit, Israeli Chef who won a star in the Michelin Guide. The menu, kept secret for months, was launched on the Tel Aviv – Paris flight on Tuesday September 5, 2023 and will be gradually introduced in all cabin classes by the end of September.
The new menu served on board EL AL aircraft highlights the diversity of Levantine cuisine, with a variety of local ingredients from across the country. “ Israeli cuisine, which links different cultures, has long been my source of culinary inspiration. There is a spark of magic when we connect different countries and cultures, and even between our roots and our destination. » explains Chef Assaf Granit.
Economy Class passengers will be able to enjoy a new selection of sandwiches, and Premium and Business passengers will enjoy a variety of new dishes showcasing the fusion of classic Israeli cuisine with a modern twist.
Dina Ben Tal Ganancia, CEO of EL AL said: “ As part of our commitment to providing our passengers with an unforgettable experience, we think of everything, including at meals Who will be theirs served. I am SO delighted to announce the launch of our new on-board menu, created by Michelin-starred chef Assaf Granit. Our new menu will highlight the diversity of Israeli cuisine, and I am sure it will delight both the inhabitants of Israel and passengers from the four corners of the world during their trip with EL AL.
The only starred Israeli chef
Assaf Granit is the only Israeli chef to hold a star in the prestigious Michelin Guide for his restaurant Shabour, located in 2e district of Paris. Today at the head of a dozen restaurants around the world (including three in France), the chef’s ambition is simple: to transform “the fleet of EL AL planes into flying restaurants”.