In a stunning move, British Airways just announced its new partnership with Michelin-Starred Chef Tom Kerridge. The new Speedbird Café offering is available for travellers as pre-purchase before their flights. This move marks a renewed focus on the short-haul traveller in an attempt to recapture audiences after the COVID. The airline will also continue offering complimentary refreshments alongside this new menu option.
A Michelin-Starred Meal
Tom Kerridge, Michelin-starred chef, have prepared meals with a special focus on British provenance:
- Warm Steak & Ale Pie
- The Ham Hock & Smoked Cheddar Sandwich
- The Spiced Cauliflower Tortilla Wrap (Vegan)
- The Chicken, Bacon and Celery Brioche
- The Brie Ploughman’s Sandwich (Vegetarian)
The meals are available around £4-£4.50.
Additionally, as a new offering, you will be able to pre-purchase duty-free items to be taken to your aeroplane seat directly. The new offering also includes full WiFi rollout across its airbus short-haul fleet.