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Arizona Grand Resort Offers Fabulous Feasts for the Entire Family This Holiday Season

The Lobby Grill showcases its gourmet buffets for Thanksgiving and Christmas.

PHOENIX– (September 22, 2011) – Arizona Grand Resort, one of the premier family resorts in Phoenix, is offering delicious seasonal menus for Thanksgiving and Christmas to help add that gourmet touch to any holiday celebration.  This year’s menus are truly mouthwatering and offer families a delicious traditional feast without the preparation and clean-up.

Thanksgiving Brunch Buffet

Arizona Grand Resort’s Lobby Grill will offer a gourmet Thanksgiving brunch buffet from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 24.  The buffet is priced at $44.95 for adults and $16.95 for children ages 5 to 12, with children four and under eating free.

The Thanksgiving menu will feature a main entrée including carved to orderHeritage Turkey and Mesquite Smoked Prime Rib of Beef, Pineapple Mustard Glazed Cedar Plank Loch Duart Salmon Filets, Rosemary & Black Olive Crusted Rack of Baby New Zealand Lamband Butternut Squash Ravioli.

Accoutrements to the main course include Wild Mushroom Bisque, Mixed Baby Greens SaladBaby Spinach, Point Reyes Blue Cheese & Bacon Salad,Traditional Waldorf SaladChopped Vegetable SaladTraditional Sage Stuffing,Chicken Apple Sausage & Granny Smith Apple Cornbread StuffingButter Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes, Cinnamon Yams with Candied Pecans & Marshmallow Gratin, Haricot Vert with Wild Mushroom Ragout, Beehive Cheddar & Crispy Buttermilk Onion Rings and Roasted Root Vegetable Medley.

For the grand finale, the dessert offerings include Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Pecan Tart, Sour Cherry Clafoutis, Apple Cobbler with Cinnamon Whipped Crème, and Chocolate Pumpkin Marble Cheesecake.


On Saturday, December 25, Arizona Grand Resort’s Lobby Grill will offer a delectable Christmas buffet from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The buffet is priced at $44.95 for adults and $16.95 for children ages 5 to 12, with children four and under eating free.

The Christmas menu will feature a main entrée including carved to orderRosemary & Garlic Crusted Prime Rib of Beef and Pastrami Spiced Steamship of Pork, Gremolata Rubbed Rotisserie Chicken, Tamari & Ginger Glazed Cedar Plank Loch Duart Salmon Filets, and Pumpkin & Spinach Gnocchi.

A large selection of salads and sides will be presented including Lobster Bisque with Sherry CreamMixed Baby Greens, Tuscan Bread Salad, Roasted Baby Beets, Orzo Antipasto Salad, Butter Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes, Thyme & Smoked Paprika Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Green Beans with Slivered Almond & Fresh Lemon, and Herb Glazed Carrots.

The dessert station is sure to satisfy every sweet tooth with its Chocolate Cherry Yule Log, Eggnog Cheesecake, Caramel Crunch Torte, Banana & Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding with Salted Caramel Sauce, Ginger Mousse Torte and Cranberry Toffee Torte.


Holiday menus are available online at the Arizona Grand Resort website at  For Lobby Grill restaurant reservations call 602-431-6476.

About Arizona Grand Resort

Arizona Grand Resort is located on 164-beautifully landscaped acres at the base of the spectacular South Mountain Preserve and boasts 640 residential-style suites and 100 luxury Villa accommodations. The AAA Four Diamond rated property recently completed a $52-million redesign to enhance the property including all guest suites, main lobby, spa, golf course, and restaurants. A member of the Preferred Hotels® & Resorts Ultimate Luxury Collection, Arizona Grand Resort offers the 7-acre Oasis Water Park, a challenging 18-hole golf course, seven unique dining venues, the full service Arizona Grand Athletic Club & Spa and 117,000 square feet of meeting and function space, including a 20,000-square-foot exhibit pavilion. Arizona Grand Resort is managed by Classic Hotels & Resorts (CHR), an affiliate of Grossman Company Properties (GCP).  GCP is one of the premier commercial and residential developers in the western United States. During the past 50 years, GCP has built, developed and managed more than 14 million square feet of high-quality properties, including Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa, Inn at Laguna Beach, Biltmore Fashion Park and the Phoenix Spectrum Mall. Additional information is available at and

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For more information on the Arizona Grand Resort, or to arrange an interview or fact check a story, please contact:

   Emily Dille, Marketing Manager
   8000 S. Arizona Grand Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85044
   p: 602-659-6312


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