In this post, I’ll be reviewing American Airlines’ Lite Bites Arugula Pesto and Roasted Tomato Rosemary Square, served in their domestic First Class.
Let’s take a look at the details of the flight:
Route: Washington DC (Reagan) to Chicago, IL
Aircraft: Boeing 737
Meal Window: Refreshment (after 1:31pm)
Meal: Lite Bites Arugula Pesto and Roasted Tomato Rosemary Square
Once airborne, a lite bites snack basket was offered, since this flight fell outside of a traditional meal window. Among the offerings was the Lite Bites Arugula Pesto and Roasted Tomato Rosemary Square. There were other sandwich offerings, but this is the one I chose and will be reviewing.
It comes pre-packaged in a brown wrapper, and once unfolded, unveils a small (very small) square shaped sandwich.
- The sandwich itself was actually very good, but would have been better if it was larger and included more filling inside (pesto, tomato, etc.)
- The sandwich was slightly soggy from the inside filling, but not terribly so to be enough to not enjoy it.
- The filling inside is quite taste, and tastes like an antipasto you’d receive at any Italian restaurant.
I far prefer the snack service on the “old” American airlines where it was a full sandwich on a plate, but for now, this looks to be the type of sandwich on offer.
If you’re on a “lite bites” flight, and are hungry, I hope this helps you better decide what to take out of the snack basket once it is passed around!
Looking for the best way to earn miles and points quickly? Visit the "Credit Cards" drop down on the main menu bar above for the hottest deals!Want to learn more and stay up to date on the latest tips, tricks and deals? Join My Travel Tips Facebook Page! This site is part of an affiliate sales network and receives compensation for sending traffic to partner sites, such as CreditCards.com. This compensation may impact how and where links appear on this site. This site does not include all financial companies or all available financial offers. Opinions expressed here are author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, hotel, airline, or other entity. This content has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of the entities included within the post.