House-made Sausages at the Chicago Marriott Bring the Typical Beer & Brat Combo to a Whole New Level

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Hotel Hosts Next Lobby Event with Leinenkugel Brothers and Brats on July 21

Jul 09, 2010, 11:00 ET from Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

CHICAGO, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- There's no greater pairing to celebrate summer than an ice cold beer and brat. On Wednesday July 21, 2010, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Chicagoans and hotel guests alike will be able to enjoy the house-made sausages by localvore hotel, Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, and summer's favorite beverage companion, Leinenkugel beers. The Leinenkugel brothers, John and Jake will be participating in the event which will be held in the lobby of the downtown Chicago, Illinois hotel.

"We always enjoy experimenting with new charcuterie elements, and all of the Leinenkugel beers pair exceptionally well with our summer sausages," says Executive Chef, Myk Banas. The Marriott's culinary creations will be paired with the following Leinenkugel beers at the Beer & Brat lobby event:

Leinenkugel Summer Shandy paired with

Lamb Bratwurst with apple, raisin and fresh sage

Dill mustard

Leinenkugel Sunset Wheat paired with

Roasted fennel and dried cherry bratwurst

Citrus BBQ sauce

Leinenkugel Classic Amber paired with

Cheddarwurst made with Wisconsin aged cheddar

German mustard

The Leinenkugel Beer & Brat event will be held in the lobby of the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Hotel, 540 North Michigan Avenue. The event is open to the public and will be $10 to attend.

About Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

Encounter a renowned Chicago family hotel at the Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel. Situated amongst world-class shopping and dining, this hotel is in walking distance of top attractions, including Navy Pier, American Girl Place, Shedd Aquarium, Millennium Park, Theater and Museum Districts. For kids, we offer the Nickelodeon Your Stay Program-a great way to help your little travelers enjoy their stay. Revitalize body and mind in stylish Chicago accommodations boasting flat screen TV's, deluxe bedding and ergonomic furnishings, or unwind at the Lobby Bar, a friendly urban oasis. With 90,000 square feet of versatile event space, this Chicago luxury hotel creates a distinguished setting for lucrative business engagements, cherished social gatherings, and elegant wedding receptions.

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