FlyerTalk Forums - View Single Post - Rumor? New Nut mix on AA flights / and current Ramekin shortage
Old Oct 7, 09, 1:37 pm
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Originally Posted by Danwriter View Post
The new entry is sugar-coated and half the front cabin sent them back half- or uneaten, myself included. Let the reviews begin.
Originally Posted by AAerSTL View Post
Yuck! I hate sugary nuts particularly before the meal service.
Originally Posted by janetdoe View Post
Because we all need more sugar in our diets... Double-plus-ungood.
I'd agree with all these comments. But I'd also say that adding sugar to non-dessert dishes is especially characteristic of the USA. I doubt that British Airways would have done this to the macadamias they serve in F.

(British English uses the word "savoury" as the opposite of sweet, but US English uses it merely to mean "tasty" because many non-dessert -type dishes/products in the US have sugar/sweeteners added).
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