New menus signed by Chef Julien Royer JULIEN ROYER – CHEF OWNER
Julien Royer, a native from Cantal region in France, spent his childhood close to nature. This cultivated a lifelong respect for seasonality, terroir and artisanal produce that guides his cuisine. Today, he is Chef-Owner of 3 Michelin-starred restaurant Odette, Chef-Patron of Claudine, a French neo-brasserie in Singapore, and founder of one Michelin-starred Louise in Hong Kong. In 2019, Odette achieved three Michelin stars and topped Asia’s 50 Restaurants list. In 2022, Chef Julien received the highest honour from Les Grandes Tables du Monde as the Restaurateur of the Year. French in DNA yet infused with Asian sensibilities, Julien brings Odette's cuisine to Air France.
DISCOVER THE NEW SIGNATURE CHEF MENU ON DEPARTURE FROM SINGAPORE JULY & AUGUST 2023 AND JANUARY & FEBRUARY 2024
Patagonian toothfish poached gently in an aromatic coconut broth with vadouvan spice served over a bed of fragrant Japanese Niigata rice with a coconut velouté. This recipe was inspired by the Chef’s experience in Bora Bora, French Polynesia.
This recipe is inspired by Dumplings commonly found in South East Asia. Ravioli mushrooms ‘duxelle’ accompanied with Kabocha pumpkin and confit Maitake mushrooms served with a sweet and sour Banyuls broth.
SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER 2023 AND MARCH & APRIL 2024
Kyoto miso and sesame crusted Patagonian toothfish on a bed of smokey wok fried vegetables alongside a yuzu sake beurre Blanc.
A vegetarian recipe with a Mediterranean accent. Lightly seared potato gnocchi served on a bed of spinach, eggplant puree and sun-dried tomatoes accompanied by a light Kampot black peppercorn sauce.
NOVEMBER & DECEMBER 2023 AND MAY & JUNE 2024
Slow-braised beef short ribs topped with fried ginger and shallots served with carrot puree with a touch of curcuma, passion fruit and ginger with pickled jalapeño pepper.
A play of contrasts with the fondant ricotta, the acidity of the candied lemon and the roundness of this sweet and sour broth. A subtle and sharp marriage embellished with kale cabbage with a special texture.
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