9 New Concession Items in AMSOIL Arena Posted on October 9, 2018 by cjohnson Guests attending UMD hockey games this year should arrive hungry. New concession offerings will grace the menu in AMSOIL Arena stands. Concession Managers Jerry Carpenter and Dolly Thygeson and are optimistic about the nine new items. “Each year between hockey seasons we study best sellers and popular food trends among our demographic. This year we are excited introduce both brand-new menu items and improved AMSOIL Arena favorites with fresh ingredients from local producers,” states Carpenter. New offerings include: Poutine Salt and pepper fries and cheese curds topped with brown gravy, a favorite of our Canadian friends to the north Half-Pound Cheddar Polarena An ode to the original DECC Arena concessions menu, this new Polarena is a half-pound smoked cheddar polish sausage on a fresh bun from Johnson’s Bakery Champ’s Meatball A 6oz meatball smothered with marinara sauce and parmesan cheese, served with a cheese-filled Bosco bread stick Local All-Beef Dog We’ve upgraded our hot dogs to provide you a local, all-beef hotdog on a Johnson’s Bakery bun Local, Fresh Hamburger Patty A classic burger but now with a better, fresh, and locally-produced beef patty served on a brioche bun Soup with Bread Your choice of Tomato Basil, Creamy Chicken Wild Rice, or a house-made Chili accompanied by Johnson’s Bakery bread 4-Meat Pizza Sausage, pepperoni, Canadian bacon, and bacon bits Veggie Pizza Green peppers, olives, onions, mushrooms, and sun-dried tomatoes Cedar Crest Ice Cream Wisconsin-made ice cream with all new flavors including four gluten-free options and two rotating specialty flavors. Also new this year, the popular Fish Fry will be available on both Fridays and Saturdays. Fan favorites such as the New York Strip Sandwich and the Grilled Cheese with Tomato Basil Dipper will also remain on the menu.