A Cincinnati native sees Pete Rose at an out-of-town event and says, “Hey Pete! Cincinnati! Skyline Chili!” Pete says, “No, Gold Star Chili.”
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Thursday, February 26 is National Chili Day. It’s also Founders Days for Gold Star Chili, and the kickoff of the 90-unit restaurant chain’s 50th anniversary commemoration.
To say thank you for 50 great years, all Gold Star Chili restaurants will offer Cincinnati-style chili lovers an exceptionally, great value: $3 3-Ways, all day long.
Gold Star Chili is bringing back its most frequently requested, limited-time-only menu offerings as part of the company’s 50th anniversary commemoration. For its first promotion of the year, Gold Star Chili is reintroducing some hearty, Cincinnati-style comfort food, Chili Mac & Cheese, just in time for the cold winter months.
Gold Star Chili, the flavor of Cincinnati, introduced a new menu item for Cincinnati chili lovers on the go: the munchable, crunchable GOrito. It’s a more portable way to enjoy Gold Star Chili.
The GOrito is a 12-inch tortilla filled with Gold Star chili, mild shredded Cheddar cheese, chipotle ranch sauce, and, for crunch and unique flavor twist, Fritos corn chips. The ingredients are folded into the tortilla and wrapped tight to make it easy to eat in the car, on a stroll, or in the restaurant.
With the Lenten season upon us, Gold Star Chili, the Flavor of Cincinnati, wants to remind chili lovers that there are two ways to enjoy a Cincinnati-style 3-Way; the regular way (spaghetti topped with chili and shredded cheddar cheese) and the veggie way.
Thursday, February 27, is National Chili Day, and Gold Star Chili, The Flavor of Cincinnati, is celebrating with $3 3-Ways, all day long, at all of its 90-plus restaurants in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. For the uninitiated, a 3-Way is one of the signature Cincinnati-style chili dishes; spaghetti covered with the hometown favorite chili and topped with a mound of mild cheddar cheese.
Gold Star Chili is kicking off 2014 with a special promotion to introduce its newest menu offering, Gold Star Chili Doritos Nachos. The promotion is a partnership with Pepsi/Frito-Lays’ Doritos brand. If the new Nachos offering does well in its initial promotional period, January 13 through February 23, Gold Star plans to add it permanently to the regular menu.
For the second year in a row, Gold Star Chili, The Flavor of Cincinnati and Official Chili of the Cincinnati Bengals, announced a promotion and partnership with the Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation to support children’s causes in the Greater Cincinnati area. From October 14 through November 25, a portion of the proceeds from the purchase of Gold Star Chili Cincinnati-style 3, 4, and 5-ways will be donated to the foundation. Gold Star’s goal is to donate $20,000 to the foundation, doubling its 2012 contribution.
In a city that holds the largest Oktoberfest celebration outside of Munich Germany, and where Cincinnati-style chili is the hometown dish, it’s only natural that Gold Star Chili, The Flavor of Cincinnati, introduces The Oktoberfest Cheese Coney.