Best Wine to Order When Flying the Friendly Skies
Wine! Want to drink wine on a plane? This infographic will tell you which ones are best.
British Airways has a nice Malbec, while Emirate has a lovely Syrah. Air France has a good Syrah as well. KLM has a good Cabernet Sauvignon, and Virgin has a good Cabernet Sauvignon as well.
EasyJet has a Cotes de Gascogne, while SAS has a nice Sauvignon. Virgin and KLM have good Sauvignon Blancs, and Ryanair has a decent Veneto Garganega Trebbiano.
Who Drinks on Planes?
89% of 400 people polled drink on airplanes. 23% drink wine, 9% drink beer, 14% drink liquor, 24% drink soft drinks, and 19% drink water.
Top 20 Biggest Drinkers
Portugal is #1, Spain is #20. See the infographic for all the ones in between. the US isn’t on the list.
More Wine Facts
China is the 7th top wine producing nation. Argentina produces 50% more wine than Australia. Italy produces the most Prosecco. Vinexpo projects that the US will be the #1 wine consuming nation by 2014. It would take 1.1 million bottles of wine to fill an Airbus A380 fuel tank.
Italy produces enough wine annually to fill 200 Olympic-sized swimming pools, or 20 billion cups of coffee.
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Source: Flying Wines Infographic via http://www.skyscanner.com/