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Phoenix Elite Night at Giordano’s



On Tuesday, August 15th, Giordano’s hosted Phoenix Elites for an authentic Chicago experience. As guests arrived, they were greeted by the managers of Giordano’s who invited them to grab a glass of wine or an iced cold beer from the bar while waiting for the night to officially begin. They mingled with each other and nibbled on passed flatbreads and mashed potato bites. After some mingling, they took a seat and strapped in for a fun night ahead. The food continued to flow; Bruschetta, calamari, and  salads were brought to each table to enjoy family style.

Chef Jessie, the Giordano’s pizza guru, flew in all the way in from Chicago just for our event! How cool is that? He explained their award-winning, pizza-making process. Elites were able to follow along in their handy booklets that were set at each seat.

Now for the main event – the pizza! As the pizzas were passed around, Chef demonstrated their claim-to-fame, the cheese pulling technique! Now this was a sight to see. Elites were invited to taste the classic cheese, spinach, and sausage deep dish pizzas. The best part, everyone had the chance to test their own cheese pulling skills when the pizzas arrived tableside. Everyone cheered and clapped as they watched their fellow Elites step on chairs and even tables to prevent their cheese strings from breaking. Last but certainly not least, Chef Jessie showed everyone how to toss the dough! This was an interactive experience and Elites tossed away. The energy was high and everyone was smiling from ear to ear after all of the delicious food and fun activities.

As the night commenced, the Giordano’s team graciously thanked everyone for coming and sent each guest home with a “cooler” bag filled with their very own frozen deep dish pizza, a Giordano’s mug, and more! WOW! It is safe to say that Elites will be talking about this memorable event for years to come. A HUGE thank you to the Giordano’s team for making this experience so remarkable. Check out this 5-star affair by reading the reviews and viewing the photos. As always, thank you to Eric Castanos for capturing the memories.

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