STARBUCKS PARTNERS WITH ELI’S CHEESECAKE…CHICAGO’S HOMETOWN FAVORITE

Eli’s Cheesecake, Chicago’s favorite dessert, is proud to announce its partnership with Starbucks Coffee Company and the rollout of four delicious desserts in all Starbucks Chicago area stores. The Eli’s introduction begins with Eli’s Original Plain Cheesecake (the cake that started it all!) and Eli’s Cappuccino Brownie Made with Starbuck’s Verona Coffee. On July 14th, Starbucks will add two additional Eli’s desserts…Chocolate Turtle Pie and Tira Mi Su Cheesecake, a delightful twist on this popular Italian classic. As part of Starbucks initiative to expand their lunchtime, afternoon and evening dessert selection, Eli’s desserts will be available daily after 11:00 a.m.

According to Marc Schulman, Eli’s President, “Starbucks and Eli’s are companies deeply committed to quality and community. We are delighted with this partnership and the opportunity to serve Chicago the best desserts with the best coffee.”

For a free sample of Eli’s new Starbucks’ desserts, check out the Ultimate Coffee Break with Starbucks on Wednesday, July 14th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Equity Plaza (across from Union Station between Madison and Washington Streets). Starbucks signature beverages and other offerings will also be featured.

On Thursday, July 22nd, Eli’s will be sampling cheesecake and desserts at 13 Starbucks locations throughout Cook County. The sampling event will benefit the Greater Chicago Food Depository. All monetary donations given to the Food Depository will be matched by Starbucks. In addition, Eli’s will donate the same value of cheesecake for distribution to the Food Depository

The times and locations for the Eli’s Cheesecake Sampling on July 22nd are as follows:

Intersection Address City Phone Hours
Madison & Morgan (UCO) 1001A W. Madison Ave Chicago 312.421.7073 1pm-4pm
Jackson & Wabash 55 E. Jackson Chicago 312.786.9201 1pm-4pm
LaSalle & Lake 180 N. LaSalle St Chicago 312.236.1286 1pm-4pm
Michigan & Erie 670 N. Michigan Chicago 312.787.2165 1pm-4pm
North & Wells, Pipers Alley 200-230 W North Ave Chicago 312.867.0186 5pm-midnight
Rush & Oak 932 N Rush Street Chicago 312.951.5436 5pm-8pm
Lincoln & Wilson 4553-4557 N Lincoln Ave Chicago 773.878.5609 5pm-8pm
Clark & Deming 2525 1/2 N Clark St Chicago 773.296.0898 5pm-8pm
Armitage & Sheffield 1001 W. Armitage Chicago 773.528.1340 5pm-8pm
Lincoln & Altgeld 2475 N. Lincoln Chicago 773.528.1275 5pm-8pm
Village Square, near Lake Cook 243 North Skokie Blvd Northbrook 847.509.1937 5pm-8pm
Summit Plaza, near Touhy 100 S. Northwest Hwy Park Ridge 847.692.0435 5pm-8pm
Higgins & River 9500 Higgins Rd. Rosemont 847.696.1746 5pm-8pm

Eli’s Cheesecake was first developed in 1980 when famous restaurateur, Eli M. Schulman, decided to create a signature dessert for his Chicago restaurant, Eli’s the Place for Steak. Eli’s Cheesecake was so rich and creamy that his customers proclaimed it “Chicago’s finest.” It’s grown from a local treasure to one of the country’s largest specialty cheesecake bakeries. For more information, log on to.

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