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Hard Rock Cafe Launches Limited-Time Valentine’s Day Menu Featuring the Spirited Sweetheart Shake for Two

February 09, 2019

Iconic Brand Also Offering a Special “Love Rocks” and “Love Hurts” Menu in Limited Locations, Designed for Both Couples and Singles Living Their Best Life

Valentine’s Day is almost here, and whether you’re spending the romantic holiday with your significant other or having a night out with friends, Hard Rock Cafe has a menu item that will make everyone fall in love. The restaurant’s limited-time “Flavors of Love” menu features the new Sweetheart Shake for Two, a boozy shake that is a delicious combination of Absolut® Vanilla vodka, creamy vanilla ice cream and the fresh flavors of strawberry and lemon, all topped with strawberry-infused whipped cream. The Sweetheart Shake comes equipped with a custom sweetheart straw, so couples and friends alike can indulge in this diner-style milkshake for two while celebrating love of all shapes and sizes.

The “Flavors of Love” menu is available at cafe locations in the U.S. and Europe from Feb. 13 to Feb. 16, 2019. In addition to the Sweetheart Shake for Two, this Valentine’s Day menu will feature Strip Steak Scampi, a 12 oz. New York Strip Steak seasoned, grilled and topped with grilled shrimp and a traditional scampi sauce alongside seasoned green beans and Yukon gold mashed potatoes.

“The Sweetheart Shake for Two is a boozy treat that is sure to set the mood this Valentine’s Day, no matter what your relationship status is,” said Leigh Merritt, Vice President of Food & Beverage for Hard Rock International. “This year, we are putting a focus on menu modernization, both with our world-famous burgers and new, seasonally-inspired, spirited milkshakes. This fun, delicious menu item is the perfect way to set the tone for what’s to come at Hard Rock Cafe!”

In addition to the “Flavors of Love” menu, Hard Rock Cafe is also offering a special Valentine’s Day menu, “Love Rocks” and “Love Hurts”, targeted toward those lucky in love and those spending the day alone. This menu will be available at Cafe locations in Hollywood, Fla.; Atlantic City, N.J.; Seattle, Wash.; Hollywood Blvd, Calif.; London, England and Barcelona, Spain.

Love Rocks

  • For the lovestruck, Hard Rock Cafe will provide a “Love Rocks” menu, which includes the Lucky in Love Lobster Ravioli stuffed with North Atlantic lobster, ricotta and parmesan cheese, finished with a velvety cream sauce and topped with parsley Romano breadcrumbs. The “Love Rocks” menu is completed by the Grilled Filet Mignon, which is served with a classic Béarnaise sauce and seasoned fries.

Love Hurts

  • Hard Rock’s first-ever “Love Hurts” menu is perfect for the single guy or gal to treat themselves with indulgently messy, garlic-inspired, kiss-repelling menu offerings such as Filet & Frites, a grilled center cut Filet Mignon topped with herbed garlic butter and served with seasoned fries and garlic aioli on the side for dipping. The “Love Hurts” menu also includes the sweet and succulent Bleeding Heart Lobster Ravioli topped with a spicy Arrabbiata red sauce, Romano cheese and finished with fresh basil.

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