(The “Tape Measure Cheesesteak” – Photo courtesy of the Yankees)
Yankee Stadium will be featuring some new and exciting dining options this season, including the G.O.A.T. Burger, Jim Beam Chicken Sandwich, and Tape Measure Cheesesteak.
Other new food items in 2016 include Barnyard Wedding, Brisket and Bacon Grilled Cheese, Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas, Classy Pig, Double-Double, Four-Cheese Grilled Cheese, French Onion Grilled Cheese.
There also is new merchandise in 2016, including Golf Apparel, Golf Equipment, Marvel Comics Merchandise, Star Wars Merchandise
Here’s a look at the new dining selection:
The “Tape Measure Cheesesteak” is a two-foot cheesesteak topped with your choice of white American cheese or Cheez Whiz and served on a classic hoagie roll baked fresh daily. It’s the perfect sandwich to share. Peppers and/or onions are available upon request. (Carl’s Steaks at Sect. 107)
The “G.O.A.T. (Greatest of All Time) Burger” features custom blended-beef, topped with crispy bacon, pastrami, American cheese and “G.O.A.T.” sauce.
“Barnyard Wedding” features custom-blend beef, crispy fried chicken cutlet, shredded potato hash browns, BBQ sauce and aged cheddar cheese on a toasted bun.
“Double-Double” is a Double Grilled Cheese – Double Burger Melt, featuring two custom-blend beef burgers, onion rings, American cheese and buns made from a pair of grilled cheese sandwiches featuring Boar’s Head cheese. Finishing this off is a two-person job.
“Classy Pig” is a shaved roasted pork sandwich, featuring Italian-Style marinated pork, stuffed with broccoli rabe and topped with cherry pepper mayo and provolone cheese (N.Y. Grill Stand at Sect. 121).
“The Big Cheese” Grilled Cheese Stand features a variety of grilled cheese sandwiches made with premium, artisan and local cheeses from Boar’s Head. Options include “Brisket and Bacon,”“French Onion” (pictured here) & the “Classic Four-Cheese” (Sects. 107, 227).
Signature Chicken Fingers: Classic Stadium chicken fingers are tossed in your choice of three unique sauces created by Legends chefs to bring out the best in a family favorite. New flavors include maple bourbon bacon, Thai chili, and spicy buffalo (sold throughout the Stadium).
Jumbo Souvenir Ice Cream Sundae Helmet: Served in a souvenir Yankees helmet, it’s the perfect dessert to share. Large scoops of creamy, premium Turkey Hill ice cream are topped with hot fudge, fresh whipped cream and more. Fans may choose from multiple flavors of ice cream (Turkey Hill Ice Cream Stand at Sect. 125).
Souvenir Classic French Fries Helmet Cup: A souvenir helmet is filled with the Stadium’s classic fries, which are made from farm-fresh potatoes and cooked to the perfect crispness and texture (Available at all locations that French fries are sold).
Cheesesteak and Chicken-Cheesesteak Bowls: A pile of cheesesteak meat infused with white American or Cheez Whiz, covered with lettuce and tomato. Onions and/or hot or sweet peppers are available upon request (Carl’s Steaks at Sect. 107).
Jim Beam Chicken Sandwich: Crispy chicken cutlet, Swiss cheese, pickles and honey mustard with a Jim Beam-flavored BBQ sauce (Jim Beam Suite Lounge).
Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas: (Tacos and Empanadas Cart at Sect. 321).
New Craft Beer Offerings: 10 Barrel Apocalypse IPA, Bronx Brewery, Catskill Brewery, Checker Cab Blonde Ale (Craft Beer Stand at Sect. 110 and at the Premio Sausage Stands in Sect. 217 and 320), Blue Point Toasted Lager (Craft Beer Stand at Sect. 110).
MasterCard Family Meal Deal (Sliders & Fries Bucket): For just $20, receive a value bucket of beef sliders, chicken sliders, wings or chicken tenders over a pile of crispy French fries. As a bonus for using a Mastercard, fans can receive a free 1-liter Pepsi product. (Sold at various stands throughout the Stadium)
Specialty Drinks Menu at the Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar: Drinks include a classic Pina Colada, Tropical Tea and “The Spicy Apple.” (Located between the 100 & 200 Levels near the home plate team store)
NEW FOOD AND DRINK LOCATIONS AT YANKEE STADIUM:
The Pepsi Food Court is where fans can find the latest and greatest specialty cocktails, frozen drinks, craft beer, premium drafts and Stadium-made cask-aged cocktails (ex: Manhattan, Old Fashioned, Negroni and others). – (Located at Sect. 126)
“The Big Cheese” Grilled Cheese Stand features a variety of grilled cheese sandwiches made with premium, artisan and local cheeses (including Boar’s Head). Styles include “Brisket and Bacon,” “French Onion” and the “Classic Four-Cheese” (Located at Sects. 107 & 227).
Hale and Hearty Soups will offer a rotating menu of soups throughout the season, including a classic chicken noodle, chili mac & cheese, “broken” lasagna, tomato cheddar (gluten-free), sweet-corn chowder (gluten-free), three-lentil chili (vegetarian and gluten- free), and a variety of cold summer soups (Located in the Pepsi Food Court at Sect. 126).
Linda’s Brooklyn-Style Egg Creams makes them just like they did in the old days (Sect. 202 in the Bleachers).
Weigh Station is a market-style concept that allows fans to customize their food experience. Selections will vary from game to game, and fans will be able to enjoy a diverse international selection of food, including items such as Southern-style BBQ ribs, Buffalo chicken wings, bubbling mac and cheese, Chinese lo mein or veggie fried rice. (Located in Sect. 223).
NEW YANKEES MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE FOR THE 2016 SEASON:
The Golf Cart (in the Great Hall): This kiosk will sell Yankees branded headwear, golf apparel, outerwear, and accessories, including head covers, markers, tees and golf balls.
New York Yankees Fan Spirit Product Bundles and Kits
In 2016, Legends at Yankee Stadium will offer items that are carefully packaged together for value and convenience. Packages include:
Name & Number Bundle: Features fan gear items with the name and number of a favorite player
Family Value Bundle: Includes Yankee spirit items for all ages
Winter Kit: Contains gloves, blanket and a knit cap
Summer Kit: Features a visor, sun-block and a portable breeze kit
Comfort Kit: Includes a seat cushion and blanket for fans of all ages
The Comic Cart (in the Great Hall): Features Star Wars and Marvel branded products, including headwear, apparel and novelty items.