Admin

Posted by

Jodi Hersey Jodi Hersey
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
edge staff writer

Share

Cross Insurance Center introduces the Penobscot Poundah

Rate this item
(0 votes)

BANGOR - After asking for the public's help to name the newest menu item at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, the votes have finally been tallied and the winner is the Penobscot Poundah. This half-pound Angus burger topped with bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and poutine made its debut during the Hunter Hayes concert last week. And the winning name came from one of the city's own residents: Jack Keenan of Bangor.

"The size of the burger is huge and everyone on our culinary team is really proud of it," said Carmen Montes, director of food and beverage at Ovations Food Services which supplies the concessions at the CIC. 

More than 1,000 names were submitted during the CIC's signature sandwich naming contest last month. The staff then narrowed it down to 10 different options, including the Lumberjack Stack, Gravy Sizemore and the Standing Ovation. But the name 'Penobscot Poundah' turned out to be the biggest crowd pleaser of all.

"It was really fun," explained Montes. "Our burgers are beautiful, but this one joins Maine with our Canadian neighbors and the poutin on it gives it that regional flare."

As the contest winner, Jack Keenan and his family get their name featured on the concession sign under the description of the burger. They also get two gift certificates for the Penboscot Poundah, two club level tickets to a show or concert at the CIC along with dinner for two at the buffet the night of the show or concert they attend. 

For more information on the Cross Insurance Center including a list of upcoming shows, log on to www.crossinsurancecenter.com.

18 comments

  • Comment Link Lien Sunday, 14 January 2018 16:28 posted by Lien

    whoah this weblog is great i really like studying your posts.
    Stay up the good work! You recognize, many persons are searching around for
    this info, you could aid them greatly.

  • Comment Link Wendi Saturday, 02 December 2017 09:12 posted by Wendi

    Hi, everything is going well here and ofcourse every one is sharing data, that's in fact good, keep up writing.

  • Comment Link Duane Wednesday, 29 November 2017 03:10 posted by Duane

    It's wonderful that you are getting thoughts from this piece of writing as well as from our dialogue made here.

  • Comment Link Douglas Tuesday, 21 November 2017 19:01 posted by Douglas

    It's amazing in support of me to have a web site, which is good in favor of my know-how.
    thanks admin

  • Comment Link Everette Monday, 20 November 2017 22:43 posted by Everette

    I was suggested this blog by way of my cousin. I am not positive whether this publish is
    written via him as no one else know such distinctive approximately
    my problem. You're wonderful! Thanks!

  • Comment Link Florian Friday, 17 November 2017 22:44 posted by Florian

    of course like your website however you need to take a look at the spelling on quite a few of your posts.
    A number of them are rife with spelling issues and I find
    it very troublesome to tell the truth nevertheless I'll definitely come again again.

  • Comment Link Annett Thursday, 09 November 2017 12:47 posted by Annett

    Hi there, after reading this amazing paragraph i am too delighted
    to share my familiarity here with mates.

  • Comment Link Marcela Thursday, 09 November 2017 03:14 posted by Marcela

    I don't even know how I finished up right here, but I thought this put up was good.
    I do not recognise who you're but certainly you're going to a
    well-known blogger when you are not already. Cheers!

  • Comment Link Lupita Monday, 06 November 2017 09:42 posted by Lupita

    Every weekend i used to go to see this site, as i wish for enjoyment,
    for the reason that this this website conations truly good funny material too.

  • Comment Link Julieta Friday, 03 November 2017 17:41 posted by Julieta

    What's up mates, good post and nice urging commented at this place,
    I am genuinely enjoying by these.

<< Start < Prev 1 2 Next > End >>

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated.
Basic HTML code is allowed.

Advertisements

Website CMS and Development by Links Online Marketing, LLC, Bangor Maine