The airline will fulfill L.A.’s New York pizza cravings with coast-to-coast supply May 9-11.
Calling all Los Angeles pizza lovers!
JetBlue introduced this week that will probably be holding a “Pie in the Sky” event May 9-11. For three days, genuine New York pizza from Patsy’s Pizzeria in East Harlem will journey throughout the nation through JetBlue plane and be personally delivered to choose Los Angeles areas.
The 16-inch coal-fire oven-cooked pies, obtainable in both cheese for $12 or pepperoni for $15, can be restricted to 350 orders per day. Those who’re have three probabilities to get a style of New York, starting at midday PT on May 9 and increasing by way of May 11.
The orders, that are first-come, first-served, will be tracked on-line throughout their cross-country journey from JFK to LAX. Although prospects are restricted to one pie per day, there isn’t a limitation on the quantity per promotion. (Meaning, sure, you may probably have three pizzas delivered to your door instantly from the Big Apple!) The airline may even be masking any taxes, supply and tipping charges.
As for individuals who do not land one among the 1,050 genuine N.Y. pizzas, JetBlue presents 11 each day flights between JFK and LAX, making it comparatively straightforward for L.A. prospects to get pizza on their very own.
“Ultimately, it’s a fun idea,” stated a JetBlue consultant. “No matter what coast you’re on, we know pizza is a crowd favorite and a craving we’re happy to satisfy.”
For the venture, JetBlue consulted a specifically skilled pizza chef to guarantee freshness and meals security all through the journey. They additionally teamed up with New York connoisseur Spike Lee to kick off the occasion. Lee directed and starred in a video alongside Patsy’s proprietor Frank Brija to educate viewers on the correct etiquette of consuming New York pizza, which incorporates utilizing your arms as an alternative of utensils, folding the slice in half and sharing with a good friend.
While there are at the moment no plans for a yearly return of the Pie in the Sky occasion, JetBlue representatives stated they’ve already acquired a number of strategies on social media from folks providing concepts for deliveries of different iconic New York favorites, together with cheesecake and bagels.