Healthy Eats: Delta Serves Quinoa for In-Flight Meals

Delta’s Economy class will enjoy better meal selections courtesy of health food company start-up, Luvo. The tasty, good-for-you options will soon be available on transcon flights from New York’s JFK and San Francisco, Seattle and Los Angeles. What’s on the menu?

1622229_232547776869288_100336145_nThe new line of healthy meals is made with natural ingredients, hormone and antibiotic-free proteins, and no trans fats. Each transcontinental flight will feature two of the three choices, all under 450 calories:

  • Luvo Quinoa Crunch Wrap (360 calories) – Fresh crunchy vegetables, quinoa, avocado, edamame hummus, black rice and bean salad in an olive oil-whole wheat tortilla with a side of seedless grapes and a multi-seed coconut chocolate chip cookie.
  • Luvo Grilled Chicken Wrap (400 calories) – Spiced grilled chicken, crisp romaine lettuce, avocado, cherry tomato, vegan herb aioli, in an olive oil-whole wheat tortilla with a side of seedless grapes and a multi-seed coconut chocolate chip cookie.
  • Luvo Roast Turkey & Havarti Wrap (440 calories) – Sliced roast turkey breast, havarti cheese, black rice and bean salad, arugula, edamame hummus in an olive oil-whole wheat tortilla with a side of seedless grapes and a multi-seed coconut chocolate chip cookie.

The meals are complimentary for Economy Plus and available for purchase for Economy.

Visit Luvo’s Facebook Page to check out more of the buzz and celebrity sponsorship of the company’s health-conscious campaign!

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