NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Making a play for a
gourmet game day at home? As an official sponsor of the NFL,
Anheuser-Busch's Stella Artois is reuniting former New York Giants
quarterback, Eli Manning, and former
New York Giants wide receiver, Victor
Cruz, to help fans dominate their Super Bowl LV home-gate
with Stella Stadium Bites. The dynamic duo will take to the field
at MetLife Stadium together once more to give fans the play-by-play
of four winning recipes.
"While it may seem like a Super Bowl unlike any other, we want
to inspire football fans to still savor the scrumptious tradition
of coming together, in the safest way possible, over an exciting
game, a meal and Stella Artois," said Lara
Krug, VP of Marketing, Stella
Artois. "Stella Stadium Bites makes game day prep a breeze,
and for everyone needing some extra guidance, Eli and Victor are
ready to sub in with a virtual play-call to keep you from making
any missteps along the way."
BIG MEAL FOR SUPER BOWL LV
Created with ease,
Stella Stadium Bites offers everything needed for an unforgettable
and delicious at home game day celebration where you can cook and
savor an upscale meal and Stella Artois safely with friends and
family. Chef-curated to pair perfectly with a Stella Artois, Stella
Stadium Bites is available through Blue Apron and features four
simple fan-favorite, yet elevated menu items that will enhance the
football viewing experience.
"Football is as much about rooting for your team as it is about
planning your menu," said John
Adler, VP of Culinary at Blue Apron. "With Stella Stadium
Bites by Blue Apron, we're excited to help Stella Artois provide
this unique menu for football fans to create in their kitchen with
an easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide. No one wants to miss a
crucial moment, and our recipes are designed to help them plan
ahead and ensure they can enjoy delicious food throughout the
The Stella Stadium Bites menu has six servings and includes:
- Smoked Gouda & Chicken on Focaccia with Pancetta & Hot
- Seared Flank Steak Lettuce Cups with Pickled Peppers &
- Creamy Pesto & Spinach Dip with Toasted Pita Chips
- Pork Chorizo Quesadillas with Cilantro Sour Cream
As a gift with purchase, Stella Stadium Bites comes with a set
of four Stella Artois chalices that will ship separately.
Stella Stadium Bites is available now nationwide through
January 29, or while supplies last.
To order your box, you can visit here. Boxes will arrive the week
of February 1 so fans can cook and
savor the meal on the night of the big game.
WATCH MVPS TURN INTO MOST VALUABLE CHEFS
fans who could use some extra coaching in the kitchen, Victor Cruz and Eli
Manning will reunite on the field they once shared to show
people how to cook the recipes, play-by-play, ahead of game day in
a special, soon-to-be-released installment of "Stella Sessions."
"I had a blast suiting up, chef-style for the first time ever,
with Eli Manning, and breaking down
our favorite game day food plays together with Stella Artois," said
Victor Cruz. "While this year is a
bit out of the big game norm, I hope it will inspire people to
still come together safely to enjoy the best football tradition
– delicious food savored with a cold Stella."
"Victor and I have been able to cook up some great plays on the
field over the years, so it's exciting to get a chance to test
ourselves in this regard and catch up over some Stella Artois,"
said Eli Manning. "You can't go
wrong when you pair the best game in the world with a fantastic
meal and Stella Artois."
The upcoming "Bring It Home" Stella
Sessions episode will air on Monday,
January 18. Fans can look out for it on the brand's channels
by following @StellaArtoisUSA on Instagram and Facebook and
@StellaArtois on Twitter.
About Stella Artois
Stella Artois® is part of a
brewing tradition dating back to 1366. It is the winner of the 2019
World Beer Award for World's Best International Lager and is
present in 95 countries. Stella Artois is a bottom filtered, blonde
pilsner. It is thirst quenching with a malty middle and crisp
finish delivering a full flavor and a hint of bitterness. Stella
Artois is best enjoyed served between 37.4- and 41-degree
Fahrenheit and should be served in the unique Stella Artois Chalice
according to the 9-Step Pouring Ritual to guarantee a perfect
experience of this gold standard lager. Visit www.stellaartois.com
for more information.
For more than 165 years,
Anheuser-Busch has carried on a legacy of brewing great-tasting,
high-quality beers that have satisfied beer drinkers for
generations. Today, we own and operate more than 120 facilities,
including breweries, wholesaler distribution centers, agricultural
facilities and packaging plants, and have more than 19,000
colleagues across the United
States. We are home to several of America's most
recognizable beer brands, including Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob
ULTRA and Stella Artois, as well as a number of regional brands
that provide beer drinkers with a choice of the best-tasting craft
beers in the industry. From responsible drinking programs and
emergency drinking water donations to industry-leading
sustainability efforts, we are guided by our unwavering commitment
to supporting the communities we call home. For more information,
visit www.anheuser-busch.com or follow Anheuser-Busch on LinkedIn,
Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
About Blue Apron
Blue Apron's vision is "better living
through better food." Launched in 2012, Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN)
offers fresh, chef-designed recipes that empower home cooks to
embrace their culinary curiosity and challenge their abilities to
see what a difference cooking quality food can make in their lives.
Through its mission to spark discovery, connection and joy through
cooking, Blue Apron continuously focuses on bringing incredible
recipes to their customers, while minimizing its carbon footprint,
reducing food waste, and promoting diversity and inclusion.
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