Posts Tagged Eli’s Cheesecake

Eli’s Cheesecake Attends Vernissage at The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

This Wednesday September 19, Eli’s Cheesecake will sponsor and attending Vernissage at the Muesum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Vernissage, which means varnishing day, is Expo Chicago’s opening-night benefit which will provide a private first look at artworks presented by more than 100 leading international galleries, as well as a night of entertainment, food, drinks, and of course Eli’s Cheesecake! For more information about Vernissage, visit The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago’s website at http://mcachicago.org/programs/now/all/2012/e1014 .

 

 

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The Eli’s Cheesecake Company Attends & Supports the Annual Green Tie Ball

This Saturday, September 15, Eli’s Cheesecake will be attending and supporting the 21st Annual Green Tie Ball. The gala, founded in 1992, raises funds each year for Chicago Gateway Green’s Expressway Partnership Program, which creates and maintains beautiful, sustainable landscapes along Chicago’s major expressways. One of Chicago’s best-known charity events, the Green Tie Ball has had over 2,000 attendees last year; celebrities such as Valerie Warner,  Ryan Chiaverini, and Pete Wentz; and sponsors such as Office Max, Rivers Casino, Goose Island, Rosebud Restaurants, and Chicago Sun-Times. Eli’s Cheesecake’s newest flavors will be served at the Ball, including Hot Chocolate with Salted Caramel, Ricotta with gluten free ingredients and Cinnamon Streusel Roll Cheesecake. To attend or donate to the Green Tie Ball and Chicago Gateway Green’s Expressway Partnership Program, visit their website at http://www.gatewaygreen.org/news_events/green-tie-ball/.

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Eli’s Receives Delicious Reviews from One Writer in The United Kingdom

Eli’s was recently mentioned online in Northampton Chronicle & Echo’s Restaurant Review as the dessert of choice at The Cordwainer for one particular writer. Amanda O’Hare, praised Eli’s Original Plain Cheesecake, which was served with strawberry and blueberry compote, for being “delicious” and “well presented”. Eli’s is glad to see our Cheesecake being enjoyed so fondly across the pond in the United Kingdom. Read the review here at: http://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/lifestyle/restaurant-review-the-cordwainer-northampton-1-4203212

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Eli’s/Wright College’s Farmer’s Market to host Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences Graduation and the Illinois Dept. of Agriculture

Eli’s Cheesecake and Wright College were happy to host the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences’ graduation.  We were also paid a special visit from the Illinois Department of Agriculture.  They are in the process of launching a new product logo and mission, “Buy Illinois”.  Eli’s was one of five Illinois-based businesses asked to host a launch party for the new logo.  Our farmer’s market was also visited by Nissan and the new Nissan Leaf. 

 

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We took the Buy Illinois Product Challenge, you should too!

 

Set aside $10 of your weekly grocery budget to spend on products made in Illinois!

Click the link below to sign up!

http://www.agr.state.il.us/marketing/ilprod/

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Eli’s Cheesecake Celebrates National Cheesecake Day with Miss Illinois and the Debut of the Eli’s Cheesecake Mobile

Miss Illinois, Megan Ervin, will kick off Eli’s Cheesecake’s National Cheesecake Day celebration by decorating cheesecake (wearing a hairnet and her crown) and announcing that Eli’s will donate a portion of all sales made on National Cheesecake Day, in-store and online, to The Children’s Miracle Network, the charity supported by Megan.
Eli’s will also debut the Cheesecake mobile, a black and white 1928 Ford delivery truck that’s been tricked out with enough storage space for over 1,000 slices of cheesecake.  The Eli’s Cheesecake mobile will drive around the City all day, accompanied by the Eli’s Cheesecake mascot (a giant slice) who will pass out free cheesecake slices.  Scheduled stops include the areas near the Jefferson Park CTA Station, Seneca Park/Eli Schulman Playground (located across from the new Children’s Memorial Hospital), and the Prudential Building.  Check Eli’s Twitter and Facebook sites for surprise stops.
For those who can’t join in the fun in Chicago, our online celebration is free shipping on the featured cheesecake flavor of the hour (8:00 am – 1:00 pm).
Eli’s Cheesecake World
6701 West Forest Preserve Drive
Chicago, IL
(corner of Montrose and Forest Preserve Drive)
10am – Miss Illinois
10:30 am – Cheesecake mobile leaves from Eli’s bakery
11am – Cheesecake mobile and mascot make first stop at Jefferson Park CTA

 

 

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Eli’s Cheesecake Visits the How to Train Your Dragon set!

DreamWorks’ “How To Train Your Dragon” received a big Chicago welcome when Marc and Maureen Schulman presented  cast members  with a giant slice of Eli’s Cheesecake decorated with Viking horns. Eyeing the Chicago favorite is Toothless the dragon and Vikings Hiccup and Astrid. The live arena spectacle, featuring 23 high flying dragons, Vikings, acrobats and martial arts performers runs July 26-July 29 at The United Center.
Hiccup and Toothless the dragon, stars of DreamWorks’ “How To Tame Your Dragon,” received a big Chicago welcome when Marc Schulman (president of Eli’s Cheesecake) presented them with a giant slice of Eli’s Cheesecake, complete with Viking horns. . The live arena spectacle, featuring 23 high flying dragons, Vikings, acrobats and martial arts performers runs July 26-July 29 at The United Center.

 

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Celebrate with Eli’s Cheesecake for the 32nd Year of the Taste of Chicago and the 175th Birthday of Chicago

The month of July has many reasons for celebration.  Eli’s Cheesecake and the Taste of Chicago is celebrating its’ 32nd Anniversary, due to Eli’s Cheesecake being at the Taste every year since its opening in 1980. We would also like to mention a Happy 175th Birthday to the City of Chicago. 

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Eli Cheesecake got Adopted

A special thanks to the Oeter family and Rover Rescue for watching over Eli Cheesecake and making sure he ends up in a wonderful new home.  Eli Cheesecake was recently adopted into a new family. Congratulations to the new owners of Eli Cheesecake. 

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Eli’s Cheesecake and the Taste of Chicago to Celebrate Their 32nd Birthday and the 175th Birthday of Chicago

Eli’s Cheesecake is happy to celebrate its 32nd birthday, as well as the 32nd annual Taste of Chicago, and the 175th birthday of the city of Chicago. We will have a surprise celebrity guest to help with the cake cutting and a visit from the Eli’s Slice. Join us on Wednesday, July 11 at 11am at Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park for the celebration!

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