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Chef Robert Ash on WISN-TV: Making Meals with Marcus Restaurants

Chef Robert Ash did an excellent job this past weekend on WISN-TV. Chef Ash shared two great recipes using chicken. In case you missed it, find his recipes and links to his video demonstration on WISN below.

Chicken Anticuchos

Ingredients:

1 lb chicken breast (cubed), 1 lb shucked Peruvian…

07 Dec 4:03 PM 0 Read More...

The Pfister Holiday Tree

The holiday tree is our exquisite tradition at The Pfister. Every year, we look forward to the holiday season, where we turn our lobby into a winter wonderland.

But we could not do it alone. All of this is made possible because of our friends at Interiorscapes. Their elves work…

06 Dec 9:11 PM 0 Read More...

The Things that Matter

I very comfortably sit in the camp that holiday music on the airwaves beginning on Thanksgiving Day is a Martha Stewart-style Good Thing. All of the kitcshy pieces of holiday spirit may, to some, seem commercial and not the point, but to many, they’re just a conduit to…

30 Nov 9:57 PM 0 Read More...

The Pfister Recommends: WELL Spa + Janice Salon [VIDEO]

Peter Mortensen, the Chef Concierge of the Pfister Hotel is full of amazing recommendations. This week, Peter stays close to home and gets his hair trimmed at the WELL Spa + Salon.

What hat should Peter pick to keep his head warm this winter? Be sure to cast your vote on…

24 Nov 6:01 PM 0 Read More...

Finding Yourself at the Pfister

Often, people aren’t used to being a tourist in their own town and in Milwaukee, I come across the phenomenon often. When was the last time you took the Miller Brewing tour? Or had lunch at the Safe House? Or, like the woman I met at the Pfister lobby…

19 Nov 3:11 PM 0 Read More...

Embodied History

 

Each time I walk into the Pfister, someone in front of me is stumbling around, slack jawed, gazing up at the beautiful ceilings. But it’s not just the carpets and paintings that create the pomp of the Pfister. It’s the rich history the staff preserve simply by being…

14 Nov 5:42 PM 0 Read More...

10 Years of Blu Anniversary Party

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 10 year anniversary Party of Blu. We hope you had as much fun as we had.

Experience live, acoutiscal music every Saturday from 8pm – Midnight beginning this weekend. Here is the schedule of artists.

Saturday, Oct 16                                     Ethan Keller

Saturday, Oct…

14 Oct 7:53 PM 3 Read More...

Fall Gallery Night

Hello-Hello

So, this Friday is Gallery Night again, and once again you are invited to come and see the progress made in my studio at the Pfister Hotel.  Then, after all of the galleries close down, come to the Rouge Ballroom, just off of the lobby of the hotel…

13 Oct 10:44 PM 0 Read More...

Comment Lottery Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in our comment lottery on the Pfister Blog.

We received a lot of great comments and appreciate the great feedback and personal stories involving the Hotel.

And now the winners.

CJ O’Reilly

Lindsay Sprengeler

Zoy Begos

Mary Turner

Jenna J.

You’ll be…

30 Sep 7:40 PM 0 Read More...

Kurt Fogle, Pfister's Pastry Chef, in "Kings of Pastry"

Today’s the big day. It’s opening night of the Milwaukee Film festival and the Pfister is ready to walk the red carpet.

If we had to pick a recommendation of what to see this year at the festival, it would have to be Kings of Pastry, featuring our…

23 Sep 8:07 PM 1 Read More...

Start and/or end your night at the Pfister

At the Pfister, we are proud to be part of the community of Milwaukee. We encourage everyone, both locals and visitors to explore our great city and see what it has to offer. Newer technologies and mobile applications like Foursquare, allow you to see Milwaukee in a whole new way…

21 Sep 4:39 PM 4 Read More...

The Pfister Blog Comment Lottery

It’s the Pfister Hotel’s Comment Lottery!

Just make a relevant comment on any post from the Pfister Hotel and include a valid contact information on the form. From all the comments on the Pfister Blog, we’ll select five winners to receive a set of four tickets to…

21 Sep 4:38 PM 16 Read More...

[VIDEO] Rocco Landesman visits Katie Musolff

Rocco Landesman, the chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, made a stop in Milwaukee to visit Katie Musolff, our Artist in Residence.

Rocco Landesman visits Katie Musolff from PfisterHotel on Vimeo…

20 Sep 5:59 PM 2 Read More...

[VIDEO] The Pfister Recommends: George Watts & Son

Peter Mortensen, the Chef Concierge of the Pfister Hotel is full of amazing recommendations. See what he has to say about our neighbor to the north, George Watts and Son and their second floor gem, Watts Tea Room.

The Pfister Recommends: George Watts & Son from PfisterHotel on Vimeo…

14 Sep 3:58 PM 1 Read More...

Stop and take in the Pfister

Yesterday, while walking through the lobby of the hotel, we took a second to stop and take it in.

The Pfister Hotel is filled to the brim with history and stories waiting to be told. It makes you think, “If only those walls could talk.”

After this brief moment of…

10 Sep 1:54 PM 4 Read More...

Cooking with Chef Ash on WISN 12

Chef Robert Ash will be doing two cooking segments tomorrow morning, September 4, 2010, on WISN-TV.

He’ll be demonstrating two Labor Day recipes that viewer can easily make at home.

Tune in around 7:45 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. to see Chef Robert Ash work…

03 Sep 9:31 PM 3 Read More...

"Travelers411" Radio Show Host Stephanie Abrams interviews the Pfister Hotel

On August 21st and 22nd, Stephanie Abrams, radio show host of “Traveler411″ will be broadcasting her popular radio travel show in the lobby of the Pfister Hotel.

She will be rotating out all kinds of people from the city including our General Manager, Joe Kurth, our Artist in Residence, Katie…

20 Aug 8:04 PM 4 Read More...

East Town Elegance feature on WISN Channel 12

Great News everyone! WISN-TV will be doing a live shot inside the Pfister Hotel lobby tomorrow for the East Town Elegance Tour. What a privilege!

Reporter Kidd O’Shea will be interviewing Anna Opgenorth from Historic Milwaukee starting at 7:15 a.m. within the historic walls of the…

20 Aug 7:48 PM 7 Read More...

Historic Happenings

The Pfister Hotel has been a historic destination in Milwaukee since its grand opening in 1893. This vision by Guido Pfister and his son Charles has been viewed as the “Grand Hotel of the West” and a welcoming and luxurious meeting place. At its opening, the Pfister hotel boasted groundbreaking…

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