Sabra, maker of America’s favorite hummus, in cooperation with Aramark and Monumental Sports & Entertainment, will up the grub game at Capital One Arena beginning this weekend. Sabra Snackers are available throughout the stadium and chef-crafted hummus dishes will be featured on in-suite event day menus, giving fans something deliciously nutritious to cheer during games. Sabra is the official Hummus of Capital One Arena.
The in suite event day menus now include a Hummus Flight featuring Sabra Classic Hummus, Garlic, Tomato Bruschetta, Roasted Red Peppers, Jalapeno Jellu and Greek Olives and a Hummus Mediterranean Flat Bread with fresh tomato, roasted red peppers and fresh basil. Capital One Arena catering is provided by Aramark.
“We take pride in providing arena guests with high quality, on-trend, delicious options to enhance the game day experience,” Patrick Duffy, Senior Vice President of Global Partnerships at Monumental Sports & Entertainment, said. “We are thrilled to include Sabra on the menu. Hummus has really increased in popularity in recent years. Whether fans are looking for plant-based options with a Hummus Flight or adding delicious texture and great flavor to favorites like a flat bread, Sabra is a winner.”
“Consumers are embracing the notion that Hummus is more than a dip and a quick snack, and Sabra is inspiring them to enjoy Hummus in delicious new ways.” said Chandler Gotschlich, Associate Director of Marketing at Sabra. “We are working with some of the most forward-thinking chefs in the industry to showcase Hummus as a main ingredient in delicious, wholesome dishes. Washington DC has a huge hummus fan base and we are thrilled to have collaborated with Aramark and Capital One Arena on these new menu items.”
About Sabra Dipping Company, LLC
Sabra makes America’s best-selling hummus. We believe in the power of deliciously nourishing food to help you feel good at home, on-the-go and with those you love. Sabra hummus is a simple feel-good food that starts with fresh chickpeas, tahini, a touch of garlic and all the flavor of plant-based ingredients. Sabra hummus is made with chickpeas grown by family farmers in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S. With more than a dozen varieties of hummus to make mindful eating as simple as it is flavorful, Sabra’s range includes items that are non-GMO, vegetarian, organic, gluten-free, kosher and vegan and can be found nationwide in club stores, supermarkets, specialty retailers, through food service and at online retailers.
Sabra proudly dedicates time, energy and resources to the communities in which it operates and in 2016 introduced Plants with a Purpose, an initiative aimed at reducing the impact of food deserts through improved education and access to fresh produce in underserved neighborhoods. Sabra, headquartered in NY, has gained recognition for its commitment to the environment. Sabra’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Chesterfield County, VA has earned Gold certification under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED certification program. Sabra is a joint venture between PepsiCo and Strauss Group that sells dips and spreads in North America.
About Capital One Arena
Capital One Arena is a 20,000-seat multi-purpose sports and entertainment venue, owned and operated by Monumental Sports & Entertainment, in the Penn Quarter neighborhood of Chinatown in downtown Washington, D.C. The arena is home to the NBA’s Washington Wizards, the NHL’s 2018 Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals, the 2018 AFL champion Washington Valor and the NCAA’s Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team. Boasting an average of 220 events per year, Capital One Arena is the heart of an $8.5 billion redevelopment that began 21 years ago when the arena was built and opened on Dec. 2, 1997. Since then the privately financed arena has hosted nearly 50 million people and more than 4,000 events.