Get ready to burst some bubbles on your flight to Italy this summer. United Airlines is offering free sparkling cocktails on select flights for the next few months.
United Airlines partners with Spritz Society to offer its award-winning sparkling cocktails on select seasonal flights to Italy. You can take one on a flight from Chicago to Milan starting today and between Newark and Rome starting May 26, 2022. Only the grapefruit flavor will be available on board and free drinks end in August.
Not on these flights? Do not worry. Travelers can purchase Spritz Society cocktails at United Club locations at Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. Cocktails are $2 and available until June 6and at O’Hare and June 26and in Newark. Grapefruit and Blood Orange flavors will be available for purchase at United Clubs.
About the Spritz Company
Spritz drinks date back to the 1800s in the northern Italian region of Veneto. Demand for pre-mixed cocktails has continued to rise in recent years, and the company says showcasing them on select United flights is the perfect combination.
“Spritz cocktails have become synonymous with summer and offer a taste of Europe. Given the origin of the drink, we thought what better place to serve them than on board our flights to Italy,” said Luc Bondar, United Vice President of Marketing and Loyalty and President. of MileagePlus, in a statement.
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