Rick Kogan from WGN 720 sits down with Marc Schulman to talk about cheesecake and the history of the Taste of Chicago. Click here to listen to their conversation.
“Slice of Heaven…this cheesecake is perfection on a plate.”
Eli’s Featured on Culinate.com‘s Top 50 Local Specialty Foods!
Marc Schulman hasn’t forgotten his roots either. He provides the same level of customer care at his Chicago cheesecake business that made his father, Eli Schulman, a legend in the Windy City’s restaurant industry.
Started in the early 1940s, Eli’s The Place for Steak was a favorite hangout of stars such as Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. The cheesecake dessert became such a popular menu item that in 1980 the family spun off Eli’s Cheesecake (http://www.elischeesecake.com) to focus solely on the sweets.
Eli’s Cheesecakes is a retail and wholesale supplier to clients across the country. One of the most popular online produces is the “C-cake®,” a made-to-order cheesecake customers build themselves, choosing their favorite topping, border, decorations or even a personalized message. To read more
University of Denver Magazine
“A Slice of Success…” from the University of Denver magazine. To read the entire article, click here . (BROKEN LINK)
Eli’s Cheesecake is featured on Cooking.com. Click here for more details. (BROKEN LINK)
“A Chicago food icon”
“The cheesecake from this Chicago bakery impressed tasters with its well-balanced flavors.”
“Guaranteed to satisfy the most ardent chocolate fan.”
The City Guide
Voted “Top Ten Best Airport Restaurants in the U.S.”
“It’s the best…it’s like deep dish pizza except sweet.” Roe Conn, 89 WLS Radio, ABC7’s Windy City Live
“Eli’s chocolate cheesecake is the richest, most delicious dessert on the planet. I’ve ordered it for birthdays, dinner parties and even ‘just because’ – it’s so good.” – Susanna Negovan, Splash, Chicago Sun-Times
Featured in this issue is Marc Schulman, a 1976 graduate of Daniels who is now president and CEO of Eli’s Cheesecake of Chicago. Click here to read more. (BROKEN LINK)
The Web @ Work / Eli’s Cheesecake Cake Walk: Little over a year ago, the company decided to expand its market by letting online customers design cheesecakes to their liking. Mr. Schulman called them c-cakes®, for custom cheesecakes. … The software lets customers take a look at their finished c-cakes®, as well as include a message on a chocolate medallion. “You’re doing much more than writing a name on it — you’re creating your own product,” Mr. Schulman says. Click here (BROKEN LINK)