IHOP® Restaurants Partners With Illumination And Universal Pictures To Bring "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" And The Wonder Of Whoville To Guests Nationwide
Sure to warm the hearts of guests of any age, the festive menu line-up is available only at IHOP restaurants now through
- Grinch's Green Pancakes: Two Grinch green buttermilk pancakes topped with sweet cream cheese icing, red candy hearts, crowned with creamy, green whipped topping.
- Minty Who Hot Chocolate: Hot chocolate with mint syrup topped with creamy green whipped topping and red candy hearts.
- Who-Roast Beast Omelette: Our big, fluffy omelette filled with shredded beef, Monterey Jack and Cheddar cheeses, sautéed jalapeños, onions and golden hash browns topped with tangy BBQ sauce, more shredded cheese and a Serrano pepper. Served with three Buttermilk pancakes.
- Whoville Holiday Cheesecake French Toast: Two King's Hawaiian® rolls, French-toasted and layered with creamy cheesecake filling, raspberry topping and creamy whipped topping.
For the littlest of Whos, IHOP is also introducing a new kids menu for the season:
- Mt. Crumpit Kids Combo:
One Grinch Greenbuttermilk pancake topped with sweet cream cheese icing, red candy hearts and green whipped topping. Includes one scrambled egg, one bacon strip and one pork sausage link. And, best of all, kids eat free during the promotion.*
- Young Grinch Minty Who Hot Chocolate: A kid's sized hot chocolate with mint syrup and topped with creamy green whipped topping and red candy hearts.
"The holidays are such a special time for families and creating a delicious menu that reflects the fun and whimsy of Whoville in Dr. Seuss' beloved story about the Grinch is the perfect way for us at IHOP to celebrate the season," said
"Our Grinch-inspired menu is one-of-a-kind filled with hot, fluffy Grinch's Green Pancakes made with our signature Buttermilk batter and topped with sweet cream cheese icing and candy hearts, a creamy Minty-Who Hot Chocolate, and a bold new Who Roast Beast Omelette made with shredded beef, Monterey Jack and Cheddar cheeses, sautéed jalapeños and a tangy BBQ sauce," continued Gmelich. "And, to help jumpstart the holiday spirit, kids 12 and under eat free during the promotion every day from
To celebrate Illumination and
The IHOP Grinch menu is available at IHOP restaurants nationwide from
ABOUT INTERNATIONAL HOUSE OF PANCAKES, LLC
For 60 years, IHOP has been a leader, innovator and expert in all things breakfast, any time of day. The chain offers 65 different signature, fresh, made-to-order breakfast options, a wide selection of popular lunch and dinner items as well as meals under 600 calories. IHOP restaurants offer guests an affordable, everyday dining experience with warm and friendly service. Today, there are more than 1,750 IHOP restaurants around the world, including restaurants in all 50 states and the
Illumination, founded by Academy Award® nominee
Illumination was recently honored by
Illumination, which has an exclusive financing and distribution partnership with
Illumination recently launched two original properties that captivated audiences worldwide: The Secret Life of Pets, which achieved the best opening for an original movie, animated or otherwise, in U.S. history, and the global smash, Sing.
Founded 11 years ago with the mission of putting a smile on the face of every member of the audience, no matter their age, Illumination continues to imagine both original stories, as well as unexpected adaptations of beloved pre-existing works.
Illumination's upcoming films include Dr. Seuss' The Grinch in
View original content to download multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ihop-restaurants-partners-with-illumination-and-universal-pictures-to-bring-dr-seuss-the-grinch-and-the-wonder-of-whoville-to-guests-nationwide-300738861.html
Alexandra Cano, DeVries Global, + 1 212-546-8530, ACano@devriesglobal.com