More than half of customers are interested in food and beverage pairings when dining out.1 When you entice dinner guests to order an appetizer, alcoholic beverage and an entrée, check averages are 47% higher than average!2 Get more details about how you can set your menu apart and increase check averages with pairings.Download Promotional Details
There are countless ways to pair food and drinks on your menu. Here are some unique ideas to differentiate your pairings from the competition.
Encourage bigger orders from the 58% of guests who like to order appetizers by suggesting a perfectly paired beverage.3
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Offer samples of small appetizer and drink flights—samples are the #1 way to motivate guests to try new menu items.4
Brew City® Beer Battered Thin Cut Fries
Attract groups and drive check averages by pairing shareable snacks with pitchers of drinks for the table.
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Recognized by chefs as a top trend,5 small plates are an easy way to upsell guests at the bar—helping you add food to every tab.
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Choose from three professionally designed promotions that will help bring pairings to life at your operation with customizable table tents and menus:
Bring the joy of tasting new foods and new drinks together with flights of perfectly paired portion-flexible appetizers and sample-friendly bar drinks.
Invite guests to find the best mate for their plates using pre-paired recommendations on a custom limited time offer menu and table tent.
Enhance every guest experience by offering food that makes every drink twice as good.
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