The Lakeside Blog is happily written by Michelle Bousquet at the Interlaken Inn, Lakeville, CT. She writes about what there is to do at Interlaken and why you should come stay with us, fun local events, great places to visit and cool things to do – in and around Lakeville & Salisbury Connecticut.
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Peanut butter and jelly, salt and pepper, chocolate and vanilla, Tom and Jerry - it's nice when things go together! I've talked about the wonderful desserts that Morgan's has been offering and now we've paired them up with the perfect after dinner drinks. Alone they are wonderful, but each one will taste better with the other!
Enjoy Double Ganache Tore with Pretzel Ice Cream with Patron XO Cocoa, Mexico
Taste Local Apple Fritters with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream with Clear Creek, Eau di Vie Pomme, Oregon
Savor Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Cherry Compote, Toasted Oat Crumb and Sour Cherry Sorbet with Pedro Zimenez Sherry, Bodegas Dios Baco, Spain
Sample Peanut Butter Semifreddo with Peanut Brittle and Chocolate Sorbet with Toschi Nocello (Walnut Liquor), Italy
Nibble Summer Strawberries with Balsamic Ice Cream and Red Wine-Caramel with Quitina Noval, Ruby Port
Morgan's is open 7 nights a week - be sure to come and visit us!
No obstacles at Interlaken
This Agility Master Champion will be staying with us next weekend - can't wait to meet Woofles! Here he is weaving his way through an obstacle course...
Not just for daytime
Just as peaceful and beautiful while the sun begins to set.
Will you Marry Me?
Proposals have happened before at Interlaken, but each time I hear that one is going to happen I get excited like it's the very first time! Remember the one that happened in Morgan's last summer? Or the one that happened right after the holidays? We love being a part of such a momentus occasion, and this time was no exception.
A pathway of rose petals and sweetly lit candles to a destination of more beautiful roses and candles, chilled champagne, and freshly made chocolate-covered strawberries - right to the spot of where she said YES! Surprise!
Although this groom-to-be had his own thoughts on the big proposal, we've created a special Romantic Engagement Package that will make this moment an unforgettable one for the one you love. It includes all of your meals as well as a photo shoot with photographer Eric Limon and a special discount off Interlaken's wedding packages. You do know we do weddings here too, right?! If you've got the right one for you and you've got a ring that fits, let us help you do the rest!
July's Top Performers
Gold, silver, bronze. We all know we are busy watching the Olympics or at least checking in with the medal counts each day. Who were the gold, silver and bronze medalists at Interlaken for the month of July? Here's the scoreboard!
Gold: Grilled Wild King Salmon, Roasted Local Summer Squash, Pistachio Puree, Yogurt Sauce
Silver: Grilled Grass-fed N.Y. Strip with House Worcestershire, Horseradish, Garlicky Spinach
Bronze: Pasta Bolognese: Pappardelle Pasta with Locally Raised Beef Ragu made in a traditional style
Gold: Double Chocolate Ganache Torte with Hazelnut Praline Ice Cream
Silver: One Homemade Scoop of Ice Cream or Sorbet
Bronze: Crispy Local Apple Fritters with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
The all-around winner in the Guestroom category is:
The Lake Cottage! Perfect scores in location for both privacy and beautiful views of Lake Wononpakook. Certainly a winner in my book!
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