Royal Oak Pubs New Dragon Inspired Limited Time Menu
Monday, May 09, 2016
The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is excited to announce that Royal Oak Pubs will be featuring a new limited time only, dragon-inspired menu from May 9th through June 26th! A portion of the proceeds from this delicious menu will go towards the Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation which supports the Youth Services Bureau, Tim Horton Children’s Foundation and numerous other local charities through its community fund.
“Royal Oak Pubs have come up with a selection of wildly tempting menu options that are tasty, fun, AND philanthropic. A fantastic combination!” said Festival and Foundation CEO John Brooman.
Fiery Dragon Burger: An all-beef burger stuffed with flaming nacho cheddar,topped with Applewood smoked bacon and covered in Sriracha Mayo and Extreme Doritos for that extra crunch.
Spicy Dragon Sandwich: A tequila-marinated, dry-rubbed chicken breast topped with cheddar, a stuffed jalapeno popper and guacamole.
Angry Dragon Sliders: Three Dragon beef sliders with Applewood smoked bacon, grilled pineapple and a piping hot cream cheese jalapeno popper.
In addition the Festival and Foundation are pleased to announce that Waterloo Brewing Co. are offering their own contribution to the menu. Dragon’s Paddle Dark Lager is a refreshing dark lager brewed with caramel malts, a lightly roasted nose and smooth finish. Jim Manz, Waterloo Brewing Co., Director Of Sales, says ‘Waterloo Brewing Co. is pleased to be partnering with Royal Oak Pubs to offer the perfect match to their dragon-inspired menu options……Dragon’s Paddle Dark Lager. Available in Royal Oak Pubs during May and June, we know Dragon Boat and craft beer enthusiasts will enjoy this refreshing Dark Lager’
“We’re proud to be partnering with Ottawa’s premier British pubs the Royal Oak, and Waterloo Brewing Co. who have a long tradition of award winning craft beers. They’ve come up with a veritable cornucopia of deliciousness in support of the Foundation’s charities!” says Antony Cooper, Festival and Foundation, Director of Marketing “So head on down to your nearest Royal Oak Pub to try some of these mouth-watering dishes of fierce awesomness!”
About the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival
The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is a multi-day celebration of the arts, sports, culture and heritage that attracts over 75,000 visitors each year. The Festival, boasts 200 teams in competitive, corporate and community categories, is one of the hottest sporting and entertainment events in the Nation's Capital. Recognized as North America's largest dragon boating festival the event offers free admission to multiple stages with world class entertainment, marquee concerts, amusement attractions, sports demonstrations, a variety of artisans, exhibitors, delicious culinary treats, beach-side bar, children’s area and non-stop racing. The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is made possible by the continued support of Canadian Heritage’s Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage, Celebrate Ontario, Socan Foundation, and the City of Ottawa Partnership Program.
About the Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation
The Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation was established in 2003 and to-date through its annual fundraising it has raised $3.7 million, benefiting 40 local charities.