Under the direction of Executive Pastry Chef Thaddeus DuBois, serving accessible sweets and eats
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (April 10, 2014) – Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa today announced the opening of Borgata Baking Company on Friday, May 23 as the newest addition to its esteemed culinary lineup. Located inside The Retail Piazza, Borgata Baking Company will offer savory and sweet items around the clock as a convenient option for guests on the go.
Borgata Baking Company will serve mouth-watering “sweets and eats” housemade by Borgata’s award-winning Executive Pastry Chef, Thaddeus DuBois. Guests may choose from classic desserts like Napoleons and Eclairs; fun pastries like Cake Pops, Whoopie Pies, and French Macarons; Pullman Sandwiches and warm breakfast pastries such as Cheesesteak Croissants; in addition to fresh-pressed juices, gluten-free and sugar-free options. Borgata Baking Company will also serve fresh gelato flavors prepared in-house by Chef DuBois’ team of culinary talents.
“Borgata has continued to evolve throughout its decade-long position as the leading culinary destination in Atlantic City,” said Joe Lupo, Senior Vice President of Operations for Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. “Under the direction of Borgata’s Vice President of Food & Beverage, Becky Schultz, Executive Chef, Tom Biglan, and Executive Pastry Chef, Thaddeus DuBois, this concept was designed to create a different, yet delectable option for our customer base. Borgata Baking Company’s accessibility and convenient location will satisfy guests’ impulsive cravings for quick-service any time, including options for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert.”
The $1.5 million concept will host its Grand Opening celebration on Friday, May 23 through Monday, May 26 with a “Borgata Golden Chip” promotion. 500 prizes – including free cupcakes, scoops of gelato, Comp Dollars, and the grand prize of $1,000 Slot Dollars – will be won by guests who purchase boxes of French Macarons during Memorial Day Weekend.
In support of Borgata Baking Company’s upcoming debut, Chef DuBois’ immense artistic talents will be on display with his “Sweet & Whacky Edible Contraption” inside The Retail Piazza, starting May 9. Brimming with nine-foot chocolate sculptures and candy flowers, the display will showcase the former White House Executive Pastry Chef’s* dedication to the culinary arts and Borgata’s commitment to providing the most innovative pastry experiences in Atlantic City.
*Thaddeus DuBois served as Executive Pastry Chef at The White House during George W. Bush’s tenure.
About Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
Located in Atlantic City’s Marina District, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa features 2,000 guest rooms and suites; 161,000 square feet of gaming; 182 gaming tables; 3,094 slot machines; an 80+ table poker room; 10 retail boutiques; 5 acclaimed fine dining restaurants by renowned chefs; 8 casual dining options; a 54,000 square foot spa; 70,000 square feet of event space; 4 signature nightlife experiences; and parking for 7,100 cars. The market-leading resort also features Atlantic City's first cosmopolitan hotel experience, The Water Club at Borgata, with 800 guest rooms and suites; a 36,000 square foot spa; 18,000 square feet of meeting space; 6 designer retail boutiques; and 5 heated indoor and outdoor pools. Borgata also offers online gaming within the state of New Jersey through its real-money gaming sites, BorgataCasino.com and BorgataPoker.com.
For more information on Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, please contact Liza Costandino (609-317-7759, email@example.com) or Brian Brennan (609-317-7160; firstname.lastname@example.org). To obtain a copy of this press release, please visit www.theborgata.com.