Category Archives: Food in the air

Inflight sameness

My recent flight between London and Los Angeles featured vegan food that made me feel like I had seen it all before. The provider of the inflight meals for British Airways must think they have discovered the winning formula for vegan food … Continue reading

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Vegan milk, eggs and honey?

In what is being hailed as a monumental advancement for vegans struggling to get protein, calcium and clothing, an Australian ‘animal whisperer’ has vowed to get permission from individual creatures before people farm them for by-products. Animal psychic and compassionate livestock … Continue reading

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Dull

Meals on flights seem to belong in two camps. Either they are awful or they manage to be just OK. My recent British Airways flight back from Mexico City to London involved food of the fairly awful variety. My expectations were high … Continue reading

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Vegan airways

A quick little post to continue my thematic entries about food I eat while up in the air. The meal featured below was served to me during my recent flight with British Airways between London and Mexico City. Vegans are … Continue reading

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Maple syrup and jam

One of the most popular recurring features on this blog is airline food. You people are mad for it. No other posts get as much instant attention as these airline meal posts. If you have any theories as to why this … Continue reading

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Vegan airline meal fail – guest post

Continuing with what is becoming a bit of a tradition around these parts, my Twitter pal Tumblebee stopped globetrotting long enough to visit and share a vegan airline food story with us. Follow Tumblebee on Twitter Visit Tumblebee online And of … Continue reading

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MEX-LHR eating

There is nothing more tragic and upsetting than a vacation coming to an end. You know that sinking feeling, right? Having to pack and keep busy on your last day of holidays, with a mammoth flight hanging over your head. … Continue reading

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More food in the sky

Following on from the wildly-popular posts about airline food (one by me and one by my friend The Vegan Butcher), I put out an open call for readers to submit their own stories of vegan food served in the air. … Continue reading

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Vegan airline food: guest post by The Vegan Butcher

Following on from the immense interest shown in my recent post about vegan airline food, I have started to ask people to share their words and pictures about their own experiences. My friend The Vegan Butcher has kindly supplied me … Continue reading

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Jet trails in the sky

Do you often fly coach/economy? Then you will be acutely aware of how lousy airline food can be. Requesting a vegan meal on a plane is even more of  minefield. I was once served a lamb curry for my special … Continue reading

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