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Hyatt Hotels, World-Famous House of Mac Announce First-Ever Partnership

by Kimberly Krol Inlander

May 7, 2021

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The Hyatt Regency Miami is going to be one tasty place to visit! Derrick “Chef Teach” Turton is bringing his celebrity-loved World Famous House of Mac to the property. In a soft launch, all of the dishes sold out in less than three hours. Hyatt Regency’s Riverview Bar & Grill and room service menu will feature most of the World Famous House of Mac’s most popular dishes, like Five Cheese Truffle Mac & Cheese.

 

The partnership is also part of Hyatt’s efforts to help build up local businesses by expanding purchasing with minority-owned business, especially Black-owned ones. Derrick Turton, known as Chef Teach, followed up his successful run in the entertainment industry by pursuing his culinary passions. Today, World Famous House of Mac boasts three restaurant locations in Miami as well as nationwide delivery. Celebrity fans include Pitbull, Dwayne Wade, Gabrielle Union, Serena Williams and more.

 

“We are proud of this partnership as we commit to collaborating with organizations to significantly increase the inclusion of diverse suppliers in our supply chain opportunities and evaluate strategic investments in diverse businesses in our community,” said Colleen Diaz, director of sales, Hyatt Regency Miami.

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