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Tuesday December 27, 2011 1:01 PM

Delicious Dish


Rockets team up with Top 'Cheftestant' Sarah Grueneberg for home opener


Rockets.com staff

HOUSTON - Any time the Rockets face off with the Spurs it’s always a mouth-watering matchup and this Thursday night Houston will make the meeting between the two rivals even more delectable.

The Rockets are kicking-off their home opener and 45th anniversary festivities with a special menu courtesy of Houston native and Top Chef Texas ‘cheftestant’ Sarah Grueneberg.

Sarah has put together a special signature suite package for Rockets fans, complete with a menu inspired by her winning dishes on the hit show. The first ten suites that order Sarah’s package are in for a treat as they will be personally visited by the cheftestant. The special menu will include:

•           Sirloin Brisket Chili
•           Jalapeno Corn Bread
•           Roasted Corn Avocado Salsa

In addition, Sarah will be at an action station at the Red & White Bistro, demonstrating one of her signature dishes before the game. To continue to celebrate the opening night and 45th anniversary, Rockets Power Dancers will be passing out samples of new menu items prior to game time and the night marks the introduction of the ‘Rockets 45 Tradition’ drink. New menu items will include:

•           Selections:
•           Backyard Dog
•           Buffalo Mac and Cheese
•           Meatball Madness
•           An assortment of bottled beer at $4.50 to celebrate the 45th anniversary

To order this unique and delicious package, please contact Levy Restaurants at suiteeats@levyrestaurants.com

About Levy Restaurants

Levy Restaurants, founded in Chicago in 1978, is recognized as one of America’s fastest growing and most critically acclaimed restaurant companies, and is the leader in premium sports and entertainment dining. Levy was recently named one of the 10 most innovative companies in sports in the world by Fast Company magazine. The company’s diverse portfolio includes award-winning restaurants such as James Beard-winning Spiaggia in Chicago, Fulton’s Crab House, Portobello and Wolfgang Puck Grand Café at Walt Disney World Resort, renowned sports and entertainment venues like Lambeau Field in Green Bay, STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, and American Airlines Arena in Miami, and events including the Super Bowl, World Series, U. S. Open, Kentucky Derby, NHL and NBA All-Star Games and the GRAMMY® Awards.

For details, visit www.levyrestaurants.com. Levy Restaurants is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Compass Group North America, a division of UK-based Compass Group PLC, the largest foodservice company in the world.

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