(CBS Connecticut) –– Hungry Husky fans will have a new range of food choices when the 2014 football season starts this week.
Management company Global Spectrum and Ovations Food Services have announced both new menu items at existing concession stands at Rentschler Field, and new stands in some location.
Manchester’s Stone and Paddle Pizza will offer pizza by the slice, snacks and beverages from a location at Gate E, where tailgater can buy food prior to the game, and fans inside the stadium can buy items during the game.
Leinenkugel Brewing company of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, will open Leinenkugel’s Lodge between Gates C and D, selling its beer made with American hops as well as hot dogs with cheese sauce on pretzel buns.
Other new menu items will include:
At Fresh Classics stands: Turkey Club Wrap, with sliced turkey breast, bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise.
At Tamales stands: The Rice Bowl, featuring spanish rice, black beans, grilled chicken, shredded cheese and sour cream.
At Chicken Fry Fry stands: Chicken Breast Sandwich, with breaded chicken breast, with lettuce and tomato on a roll with fries, and New England Clam Strips fries.
At Grill stands: The Veggie Burger, a meatless patty with lettuce and tomato.
At Chef Express stands: Italian Meatball Sub made with Italian meatballs in marinara sauce served with Parmesan cheese on a roll, and Spicy Italian Wrap smade with pepperoni, salami, and capicola with red peppers, provolone, lettuce, and tomato.
At Hog Dog Nation stands: The Pretzel Dog — a quarter-pound hot dog with cheese sauce on a pretzel bun, and The Pig Pen Dog, made with a quarter-pound hot dog, bacon bits and shredded Cheddar cheese.