Industry News | March 27, 2017

McAlister's Spring Menu Arrives, Including New Lemonade

This spring, McAlister's Deli introduces new seasonal menu items, including a Black Cherry Spinach Salad, Garden Fresh Black Cherry & Ham Sandwich, and a natural take on a guest favorite beverage, Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade.

Black Cherry Spinach Salad—Enjoy the fresh side of spring with the new Black Cherry Spinach Salad. This new premium offering features spinach topped with grilled chicken, bacon, dried cherries, gorgonzola, candied pecans, and house made balsamic red onions and black cherry vinaigrette. 

Garden Fresh Black Cherry & Ham Sandwich—The newest sandwich addition highlights fresh ingredients guests are sure to enjoy. The Garden Fresh Black Cherry & Ham Sandwich includes Black Forest ham and Swiss with spinach, and house made balsamic red onions and black cherry honey mustard, made from McAlister's Signature Honey Mustard. The sandwich is piled high on toasted slices of wholesome 9-Grain bread.

Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade—Lemonade has been a longtime beverage favorite alongside McAlister's Famous Tea. McAlister's is excited to offer the beverage sweetened the old fashioned way with Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade. This refreshing, naturally delicious drink is sure to take you back to the fresh squeezed lemonade you grew up with. For a limited time, guests can top off the Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade with black cherry puree.

"At McAlister's, we're always looking for ways to enhance our menu with fresh, seasonal flavors," says Paul Macaluso, president of McAlister's Deli. "Our black cherry menu items and Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade are the perfect introductions to spring and highlight our dedication to bringing guests a variety of tasty handcrafted offerings."

The black cherry salad, sandwich and Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade are currently available at participating locations.

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