Category Archives: Food and Drink

What Are Some Kennebunkport Dining Choices?

The Kennebunkport dining choices include a couple of distinctive restaurants whose chefs are well known. Bev and I encourage you to join restaurateur David Turin at his newest restaurant, Davids, situated in The Boathouse, a newly constructed hotel property located where the Landing Restaurant used to be.  This restaurant features contemporary cuisine in a beautiful […]

When is Harvest on the Harbor?

Are you looking for an fun activity while you are staying at the Captain Lord Mansion in late October?  Bev and I highly recommend that you consider attending this terrific event.  Harvest on the Harbor is held in Portland, which is only a short 30 minute drive north of our intimate Maine Coast Bed & […]

Where is the New Brewpub located near Kennebunkport?

Dick Varano and his wife Sherri have opened a new restaurant in Wells, Maine.  It is a great new brewpub called Fire and Brew. The restaurant is offering specialty crafted beers on tap as well as a nice selection of small plates.  Fire and Brew is located on Mile Road in Wells, Maine which is […]

After Dinner Fun at The Captain Lord Mansion!

Choco Noir dessert wine for our Bed & Breakfast guests! Last year we began serving  “Choco Noir”, a delicious chocolate flavored dessert wine for our Bed & Breakfast guests’ enjoyment as they return from dinner.  At the Captain Lord Mansion, a delightful Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast inn, we are always looking for ways to enhance […]

Captain Lord Mansion “First Saturday” Winter Wine Tastings

We are pleased to announce our 2013 “First Saturday” Winter Wine Tastings.  Beginning Saturday, January 5, 2013 we’ll host our complimentary travels around the globe tasting superb vintages from selected vintners. Scheduled Dates: Saturday, January 5, 2013 Saturday, February 2, 2013 Saturday, March2, 2013 Saturday, April 6, 2013 Saturday, May 4, 2013 These tastings are […]

Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe : French Breakfast Puffs

This Captain Lord Mansion breakfast recipe is rated by guests as their favorite breakfast item. These French Breakfast Puffs are truly decadent and they are not for those on a diet! Oven Temp, Preheat to 350 Baking Time: 15 minutes Lightly greased muffin tin (12) Combine these ingredients in a bowl into a a pastry […]

Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe : Zucchini Bread

With the fall harvest and holidays upon us we thought we might share Bev’s delicious Zucchini Bread recipe. It makes an excellent holiday gift. Also, it is great item for your own fall breakfasts! Your innkeeper, Rick Litchfield Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe: Zucchini Bread Oven Temperature: 350 Baking Time: 1 Hour Makes 4 Loaves […]

Captain Lord Mansion Breakfast Recipe : Oat & Jam Muffins

Here is a “blast from the past”, a Captain Lord Mansion breakfast recipe for muffins which were a guest favorite. Captain Lord Mansion Oat & Jam Muffins Oven Temp: 350 Baking Time: 15 minutes Greased muffin tin (12) Combine the following ingredients and let stand for 2 minutes. 1 cup oatmeal (1 minute kind, not […]

The Top 5 Kennebunkport Maine Lobster Pounds as Recommended by the Captain Lord Mansion.

This is the fourth installment of my recommendations for the best Kennebunkport restaurants.  This posting is for the Top 5 Kennebunkport Maine Lobster Pounds as recommended by the #1 rated Kennebunkport bed and breakfast by TripAdvisor.  The most famous of Kennebunkport’s lobster pounds is Nunan’s Lobster Hut, founded in 1932.  This is the ultimate lobster […]

Top 5 Boutique Kennebunkport Maine Restaurants as Recommended by The Captain Lord Mansion

In previous posts, I have recommended Kennebunkport’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants, the area’s Top 5 Casual Restaurants and with this post I am recommending our Top 5 Boutique Kennebunkport, Maine Restaurants.  These 5 are all casual, but each of them has a really unique atmosphere combined with unusual menu choices.  I’ll begin with 50 Local […]