McAlister's Deli Kicks Off Summer In Aurora, Colo. With New Limited-Time Promotions, Sweet Summer Sweepstakes

Award-Winning Fast Casual Chain Celebrates 5th Annual "Free Tea Day" with Daily Giveaways and Free Tea for a Year

Jul 09, 2013, 10:15 ET from McAlister's Deli

AURORA, Colo., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- McAlister's Deli™, a leading fast casual restaurant, is celebrating summer in a big way in Aurora, Colo. The award-winning chain is offering new limited-time promotions, including BBQ pulled pork, refreshing dessert shooters and a new twist on McAlister's Famous Sweet Tea™. In addition, as McAlister's counts down to its 5th annual "Free Tea Day" on July 25, guests can enter a daily drawing for a $100 gift card and a chance to win the grand prize — free tea every week for a year and a Sweet Summer Bash.


Available July 8Sept. 29, the new menu items includes summer fare created by McAlister's Chef David Groll:

  • BBQ Pulled Pork Items:
    • Sandwich – Pulled pork, BBQ sauce and coleslaw on toasted ciabatta bread.
    • Spud – Baked potato topped with tender pulled pork, BBQ sauce and pickles.
    • Nachos – Smothered in pulled pork, BBQ sauce and cheese sauce then topped with jalapenos, sour cream and green onions.
  • Peach Tea – McAlister's Famous Sweet Tea™ freshly brewed with natural, peach puree and garnished with a fresh peach slice.
  • Dessert Shooters:
    • Blueberry-Mango – Mango filling layered with crumbled sugar cookie and topped with fresh blueberries.
    • Strawberry-Banana – Banana filling layered with crumbled sugar cookie and topped with fresh strawberries.

"Summer is the perfect time to introduce Aurora residents to McAlister's latest BBQ items, as well as our new dessert shooters and peach tea," said Chef David Groll. "We also invite everyone to stop by for a free 32oz. glass of our famous tea on July 25th."

Aurora has two McAlister's Deli locations open seven days a week: 13950 E. Mississippi Avenue (303)750-0292 and 3471 North Salida Street (303) 344-8114.

To enter McAlister's Sweet Summer Sweepstakes, guests can visit McAlister's Facebook page at or website at now through July 25 for a chance to win free tea and a Sweet Summer Bash, which includes an event catered by McAlister's, as well as games, music and giveaways for the winner and 50 friends. Additionally, fans will be automatically entered into a daily drawing for a $100 McAlister's Deli gift card.

About McAlister's Deli
Nation's Restaurant News recently named McAlister's to its annual Top 100 list, while Technomic recognized McAlister's as the top chain in the fast casual industry for food and beverage and as one of consumers' Top 5 Favorite Chains in the country. Fast Casual also ranked the brand No. 2 on its Top 100 Movers and Shakers of 2013 for its menu innovation, increases sales and national expansion.

Founded in 1989, McAlister's is a fast casual restaurant chain known for its sandwiches, spuds, soups, salads, desserts and McAlister's Famous Sweet Tea™. In addition to dine-in and take-out service, McAlister's also offers catering with a selection of sandwich trays, box lunches, desserts, a hot spud bar and more. With numerous industry accolades, McAlister's has more than 315 restaurants in 23 states.  For more information, visit


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