Alitalia meals in Business Class have been awarded the ‘Best Airline Cuisine’ by Global Traveler Magazine from 2010 to 2013. Alitalia and the Italian Sommelier Association select some of the best Italian wines to serve inflight. For the Inflight Feed business class meal experience on Alitalia go here! ECONOMY CLASS On long haul flights departing Italy passengers will be given a choice of pasta or a meat dish with the second meal service being a smaller snack or breakfast option. On flights over 11 hours in duration, the airline will provide a third service of meals. SPECIAL MEALS Special meals on Alitalia can be pre ordered but note that Economy class passengers can only order a special meal on flights over three hours. Kosher meals require 48 hours notice except in Tel Aviv where only 24 hours is required. All other meals should be requested at least 24 hours prior to departure. Alitalia special meals are grouped into three categories, and for each one of these you can ask for the specific meal that may suit your request: Medical/dietary meals Religious meals Children’s meals Bland Meal, Diabetic Meal, Gluten Free Meal, Low Calorie Meal, Low cholesterol, Low Salt Meal, Lactose Free MealSeafood/Fish Meal, Vegan Meal, Vegetarian Meal, Asian Vegetarian Meal, Kosher Meal, Muslim Meal, Hindi Meal, Baby Meal and Childs Meal.