The gist of Netflix’s present The Last Desk, which premiered this week, is that groups of cooks compete to impress movie star cooks by making ready dishes reflecting the native delicacies from 9 totally different international locations.
It’s one other step within the streaming big’s incremental push to be a form of digital model of the Meals Community by way of all of the meals, restaurant, and culinary-related programming on provide. And in assist of the brand new present, Netflix determined to place collectively a enjoyable promotion that entails giving free meals to vacationers this Thanksgiving weekend who will doubtless endure lengthy strains and congestion and two main airports.
Vacationers via JFK airport in New York Metropolis and O’Hare in Chicago will see kiosk-like setups that dispense free meals representing delicacies from Mexico, Spain, the UK, India, Brazil, Italy, France, Japan and the US that might be depicted within the present. Per Journey+Leisure, the meals will embrace paella, full English breakfast pork scratchings, spiced black bean Brazil nuts, Thanksgiving leftover bread pudding, sundried tomato fusilli, and nori-crusted peanuts, to quote a number of examples.
“Along with a gourmand mini-meal,” T+L continues, “vacationers will work together with a personalized display the place they’ll choose the nation they want to ‘journey to’ on their meals journey. On the display, they’ll discover out extra details about the nation, the native meals, the cooks that might be a part of the brand new Netflix present, and get to see a brief clip from the episode that options their chosen nation as a teaser.”
The writeup additionally notes that vacationers will get a field after the presentation that comprises a world gourmand snack with details about the native elements used to make it from their chosen nation. The promotion might be taking place at JFK and O’Hare from now via Sunday, November 25th.
“The Last Desk,” Netflix explains in an announcement teasing its new sequence, “is a worldwide cooking competitors that celebrates the togetherness meals can deliver to us all.”