The New York City landmark restaurant makes a tribute to Elvis Presley with peanut butter, bacon, and banana sandwiches joining the menu in celebration of the all-new big-screen epic “Elvis”
We’re ‘All Shook Up’ by Serendipity3’s latest collaboration, announced today in partnership with the highly anticipated Warner Bros. Pictures drama “Elvis,” a Baz Luhrmann film starring Austin Butler and Tom Hanks, coming only to theaters this Friday. The iconic New York City restaurant unveiled its latest limited-time-only menu item in tribute to the beloved American singer and one of the 20th century’s most awe-inspiring icons, creating one of his most well-known favorites, The “Elvis” Peanut Butter, Bacon and Banana Sandwich.
The “Elvis” Peanut Butter, Bacon and Banana Sandwich features 2 thick slices of toasted brioche bread, covered in creamy peanut butter, thick slices of smokehouse bacon, slices of ripe banana and served with a side of French Fries. Priced at $24.95, this Elvis Presley tribute sandwich will be ‘Always on My Mind’ and those in the New York City area can dine in at Serendipity3 to indulge in this limited-time offering from June 24th until July 1st. Put on your ‘Blue Suede Shoes‘ and head to Serendipity3 on the “Elvis” movie opening date, June 24th, and you may receive “Elvis”-inspired goodies from Warner Bros. Pictures with the order of your sandwich while supplies last.
“We could not be more excited to come together with Warner Bros. to celebrate the debut of ‘Elvis’ and remember one of the world’s most admired icons with our new sandwich,” said Chef Joe Calderone, Creative Director at Serendipity3, “and we look forward to longtime and new fans of Elvis Presley to join us at the restaurant and enjoy his favorite meal alongside our famous desserts.”
Serendipity3 is known for bringing extravagant menu items, such as the new Selena Sundae, inspired by part owner and investor in the restaurant and Serendipity Brands, Selena Gomez, while captivating their worldwide audience and additional celebrity following, including but not limited to Cher, Marilyn Monroe, Kim Kardashian, the Hilton family, Wendy Williams and Andy Warhol. Serendipity3 has been a classic go-to for tourist and local NYC patrons alike to celebrate the holidays for over 67 years, bringing families the eclectic ambiance of dream-like desserts and menu items. The restaurant has served nearly 30 million of its signature menu item, the Frrrozen Hot Chocolate, an iconic blend of 14 exotic cocoas.
Located at 225 E 60th Street, Serendipity3 is open seven days a week from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. EST. For more information and to book a reservation, please visit www.serendipity3.com.
If you are not in the New York region, you can make your own “Elvis” Peanut Butter, Bacon, and Banana Sandwich.
- 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, softened
- 2 slices of white bread
- 2 tablespoons peanut butter (Peanut Butter & Co. Smooth Operator or Crunch Time, for example)
- 1/2 large ripe banana, sliced lengthwise into 4 thin pieces
- 4 slices of bacon, cooked
- 2 tablespoons honey
- Preheat a grill pan or griddle over medium heat. Spread butter on one side of each slice of bread. Spread peanut butter on another side of each slice of bread. Place banana slices on top of peanut butter. Top with bacon slices and drizzle with honey. Top with the remaining slice of bread, buttered side up.
- Place sandwich on a grill pan. Cook until golden brown and crispy, about 3 minutes per side. Remove to a cutting board, slice in half, and serve immediately.
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