Question: YYZ-NRT & NRT-YYZ Kaseiki meals

Old May 29, 12, 7:50 pm
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Question YYZ-NRT & NRT-YYZ Kaseiki meals

I looked for the latest info but could find none. Does anyone have any feedback with regards to the meals in J that is.
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Old May 29, 12, 7:53 pm
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Out of YYZ, I'd go for one of the western choices. The kaiseki meals from NRT are good.
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Thanks Spounce, does anyone have a menu which they can post here?
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I enjoy the kaiseki meal choice in both directions. IMHO the best AC J meal in the system.
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I enjoy the kaiseki meal choice in both directions. IMHO the best AC J meal in the system.
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there are some pics of the kaiseki meals posted on Air Canada's Facebook page
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there are some pics of the kaiseki meals posted on Air Canada's Facebook page
Thanks will have to access it from home.
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Originally Posted by Spounce View Post
Out of YYZ, I'd go for one of the western choices. The kaiseki meals from NRT are good.

ex-YYZ the kaiseki is ho-hum; much better ex-NRT
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I had the Kaseiki meal on AC3 ex-YVR a few months ago and was unimpressed.

No recent experience ex-YYZ on the Japan flights.

Slightly OT, YYZ-YVR morning departure a few weeks ago, J was still serving the omelete or maple pancake. No menu. Ice cream and cookies before landing.
Really boring.
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I had the Kaiseki on AC001 about 4 weeks ago - it was terrible.
Like others, I usually prefer the kaiseki meals, and think they are usually amongst
AC's best offerings, but that one was just awful. Terrible selection, terrible taste,
and they served the steamed rice on paper ( not bowl), then placed it on a plate
with sauce that dissolved the paper, so that when eating the rice you were
picking shreds of paper at the same time.
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Originally Posted by IluvSQ View Post
I had the Kaiseki on AC001 about 4 weeks ago - it was terrible.
Like others, I usually prefer the kaiseki meals, and think they are usually amongst
AC's best offerings, but that one was just awful. Terrible selection, terrible taste,
and they served the steamed rice on paper ( not bowl), then placed it on a plate
with sauce that dissolved the paper, so that when eating the rice you were
picking shreds of paper at the same time.
Thats awful. I have had the kaseiki before on AC but wanted to know if lately anyone had any experience with the quality.
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Originally Posted by djjaguar64 View Post
Thats awful. I have had the kaseiki before on AC but wanted to know if lately anyone had any experience with the quality.
and they serve it with paper on SQ/NH too..... the paper is supposed to retain some moisture and not burn the rice in the convection oven......

i never had a problem taking the piece of paper our PRIOR to eating the main course, i believe before they served rice separately in a bowl....but i have to double check the pictures on that.

it appears the kaiseki for the past few years have been the same stuff (reveal different ones rotated)....
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