Soccer fans and foodies unite! Hard Rock Cafe Philadelphia and Hard Rock International are once again teaming up with global brand ambassador, Lionel Messi, to launch a new namesake menu item – the Messi Chicken Sandwich, “Made For You by Leo Messi”.
The creation of the dish was inspired by one of the soccer legend’s favorite Argentinean dishes growing up. Undoubtedly, the new “Milanese style” chicken sandwich is packed with flavor.
In an official press release, Messi commented on the partnership with Hard Rock. “I’m thrilled to bring the flavors of my home country to the world with the launch of my very own Chicken Sandwich, inspired by one of my favorite dishes, the Milanesa,” said Lionel Messi.
“There has been no better partner than Hard Rock International in bringing this to life. Like any great teammate, Hard Rock has been with me through historic milestones, and I can’t wait for my fans all over the world to get a taste of one of my childhood favorites that still makes me feel at home, wherever in the world I am.”
Indeed the new Messi Chicken Sandwich will delight your taste buds. Greatness comes in many forms and in this case, a sandwich. Customers can expect to indulge in a delicious, crispy Milanese-style chicken breast topped with melted provolone cheese and an herbed aioli. Moreover, it is paired with fresh tomatoes and arugula for a winning bite every time!
Overall, the Messi Chicken Sandwich is handheld perfection served on a toasted artisan bun.
Now Available In Philly
Philadelphians can now get their hands on this dish by the world-renowned soccer sensation and international icon. The Messi is now available at The Hard Rock Cafe in downtown Philadelphia.
“We’re excited to continue our partnership with global icon, Lionel Messi, and bring the Messi Chicken Sandwich, ‘Made for you by Leo Messi’ to fans in Philadelphia,” said Christian Leo, Hard Rock Cafe Philadelphia General Manager.
“The Messi Burger has been a huge hit since it landed on our menu last year. On behalf of our team members, we can’t wait for guests to get a taste of this iconic new offering. It’s sure to be another fan favorite.”
To our wonderful Philly sports fan, we will still be rooting for the Union!
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