McIlroy serves Irish beef at PGA Champions dinner
Rory McIlroy, winner of the 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah, got to choose the menu for the PGA Champions dinner Tuesday night, and he served a taste of his home country to guests like Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Lee Trevino, Jack Nicklaus and Keegan Bradley, according to the Irish Independent newspaper.
The 24-year-old Ulsterman tomorrow opens his defense of the US PGA
title he won at Kiawah last year. McIlroy is a big winner with the Irish
food industry with his choice for this prestigious occasion, which
brought together the surviving winners of the PGA, one of golf's four
After a starter of goats cheese and beetroot salad, McIlroy's main
course was a 'Duet of Irish Beef Tenderloin.' Irish fried champ was on
Here's a picture of McIlroy's dinner guests:
How would you like to dine with this group at the #PGAChamp Dinner? #ROC pic.twitter.com/oEoFmvfjig — PGA Championship (@PGAChampionship) August 7, 2013And the menu:
What did reigning #PGAChamp champion @McIlroyRory request for this year's Champions dinner? Check out the menu: pic.twitter.com/mjMRZl8bPq — PGA Championship (@PGAChampionship) August 7, 2013
Let's hope that this was just a practice run for his inevitable Masters Champions dinner someday. Hint for McIlroy: You can never go wrong with Thai food.