American Airlines Introduces Good Champagne

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  1. Ouch. Delta is serving $3-$5 wine from brands that don’t even exist in real life in domestic Delta One and domestic first. The white is a blend of chenin blanc and chardonnay from South Africa that it is so cheap it is bought in bulk and produced in France.

  2. Looks like they downgraded the regular first class wine though. Only one ‘unique’ selection vs biz class

  3. @FNT – I haven’t flown DELTA ONE transcon in a while, but saw a facebook galley post from this fall that showed some $30-$50 wines on SFO-JFK transcon – good stuff for an airline

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