The Schnitzelbank Goes to Washington

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An Indiana landmark is about to get some exposure on Capitol Hill. The Schnitzelbank Restaurant in Jasper will provide a Bavarian-style meal next week to 46 U.S. Senators at the Capitol building. Co-Owner Alan Hanselman says Senator Dan Coats came up with the plan and he jumped at the opportunity for the national attention. The feast will include Wiener Schnitzel, potato salad and Sauerkraut.

October 24, 2013

News Release

JASPER, Ind. - Schnitzelbank Restaurant has received a very unique request from Capitol Hill. Don Hayes, the Dubois County GOP Chairman recently contacted the Schnitzelbank Restaurant with a request to provide a meal for Senator Dan Coats as he hosts 45 of his Senate colleagues in Washington, D.C. The Schnitzelbank Restaurant has proudly agreed to provide food for this Bavarian-themed meal, which will be held on Thursday, October 31 in the Senate Dining Room.

Schnitzelbank co-owner, Alan Hanselman, will personally drive the food from Jasper, IN to Washington, D.C. for an October 30 arrival. He will then meet with members of the Capitol Restaurant Association and provide them with directions to complete the food preparation for the following day. The meal will consist of Wiener Schnitzel, Hot German Potato Salad, Sauerkraut, Red Cabbage, Turnip Kraut, Spicy Mustard and hot apple strudel with Cinnamon Ice Cream.

Stay tuned via Facebook on news of Alan’s journey to Capitol Hill! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Schnitzelbank-Restaurant/122316101114103

Source: The Schnitzelbank Restaurant