In honor of the release of Michael Jordan’s proprietary blend, 2016 Barrel 23, Michael Jordan’s Steak House, located inside the InterContinental Magnificent Mile at 505 N. Michigan Ave, is thrilled to offer guests a three-course Domaine Serene pre-fixe dinner menu complete with wine pairings Friday, October 18 through Sunday, October 20. Barrel 23 is a rare blend of Pinot Noir, crafted to unique specifications and made exclusively for Michael Jordan’s personal cellar and renowned steakhouse in collaboration with Domaine Serene. The wine will be first tasted at a wine dinner on Thursday, October 10. Tickets to the Domaine Serene wine dinner are available for purchase online.
The Michael Jordan’s Steak House Domaine Serene pre-fixe dinner menu features three courses for $125 per person, beginning with Crab Bisque with Ginger, Lemongrass and Coconut paired with Domaine Serene Multi-Vintage r Rose v. XI. The second course includes Waygu Carpaccio with Calabrian Chili Oil, Pecorino Romano, Mint and Arugula, which perfectly pairs with Domaine Serene’s 2016 Evenstad Reserve Chardonnay. The experience concludes with the third course of Dry-Aged Ribeye with Aligot Potatoes, Glace De Viande Aged Balsamic and offers guests the chance to taste the 2016 Barrel 23 Pinot Noir.
“We are excited to premiere the 2016 vintage of Michael Jordan’s Barrel 23 Pinot Noir and make the delicious blend available to our guests,” said Michael Jordan’s Steak House Executive Chef Craig Couper. “As a steakhouse, wine is extremely important to the experience of a complete meal and guests will now have the opportunity to taste wine that Michael Jordan created with the Oregon winery Domaine Serene to specifically fit his preferred taste. The limited time menu is a celebration of flavor and guests will be able to enjoy several handcrafted dishes that were specially selected to complement wines that are housed in Michael Jordan’s personal wine cellar.”
The Michael Jordan’s Steak House dining room is open Monday – Thursday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., Friday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Jordan’s Bar is open daily with hours Sunday – Thursday from 11 a.m. – 1 a.m. and Friday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 2 a.m.
About Michael Jordan’s Steak House
At Michael Jordan’s Steak House, excellence is served daily in the way of steakmanship - a guiding principle that puts the personalized experience of guests as top priority. With emphasis on seasonal ingredients, pure bold flavors and authentic hospitality, Michael Jordan’s Steak House elevates the classic steakhouse experience in a warm and energizing environment fit for the G.O.A.T. of basketball himself. The hotspot dining destination serves the best hand-selected steaks from grass-fed to 45-day dry-aged USDA Prime, cooked to perfection and never overdressed. Plates are perfectly paired with award-winning wines hand-selected by the sommelier who manages Michael Jordan’s personal wine cellar.
About Cornerstone Restaurant Group
Cornerstone Restaurant Group and affiliate Jump Higher, L.L.C., led by restaurateurs Jonathan Albert, David Zadikoff and Josh Zadikoff, in partnership with Michael Jordan, oversee all Michael Jordan-brand restaurants, including Michael Jordan’s Steak House (Chicago, Connecticut, New York, Portland), Michael Jordan’s Restaurant (Oak Brook), Michael Jordan’s 23.sportcafe (Connecticut), and SolToro Tequila Grill (Connecticut). Additionally, Cornerstone Restaurant Group’s growing Asian ventures with Chef Bill Kim include bellyQ, urbanbelly (West Loop and Wicker Park), located in Chicago. Cornerstone Restaurant Group also manages operations for ENO Wine Room (Chicago, San Francisco). For more information, visit www.cornerstonerestaurants.com.
About Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel
Originally built in 1929 as the exclusive Medinah Athletic Club, InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel serves to be one of the city’s most iconic hotel properties. Located at 505 N. Michigan Ave., InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel is the only hotel with a front entrance on the historic Magnificent Mile, granting guests access to high-end shopping, upscale restaurants, and all the attractions that the city has to offer. InterContinental Chicago features 792 beautifully restored guest rooms, 73 lavishly decorated suites and over 45,000 square feet of exquisite conference and banquet space that combines the luxurious antiquity of the roaring 20s with the practicality of modern functionality and convenience. The hotel’s historic Junior Olympic size pool is one of the best indoor pools in the U.S. and a major architectural landmark in Chicago. InterContinental Chicago also plays host to two restaurants, Michael Jordan Steak House, an upscale, modern American cuisine, and ENO, an elegant wine lounge that features cheese and chocolate pairings. For more information, visit www.icchicagohotel.com and follow InterContinental Chicago on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.