Category Archives: Food and Drink

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

Maine is know for lobsters and lighthouses, so I’ll start my recommendations of the Top 5 casual Kennebunkport Maine restaurants with Mabel’s Lobster Claw.  President George H. W. Bush was known to frequent this restaurant for their lobster, as well as its other seafood offerings. One dish for which Mabel’s is famous is a shrimp […]

Where Can You Enjoy Maple Sunday Near The Captain Lord Mansion?

From the “Get Real Maine” website “Join Maine’s maple producers to celebrate Maine Maple Sunday on March 25, 2012.  It’s the day when sugar makers around the state open the doors of their sugarhouses for the public to to join them in their rites of spring-making maple syrup.  Most sugarhouses offer free tasting and live […]

The Captain Lord Mansion Announces Maine Restaurant Week!

From the Maine Restaurant Week website, “Maine Restaurant Week™ is more than a celebration of Maine’s incredible food scene, it gives restaurants a much-needed boost during a time when business often slows. Its economic impact is felt by the many businesses that provide goods and services to Maine’s vital restaurant industry; customers love it because […]

Do You Know When The Kennebunkport Festival Is?

Here is the answer; plus, additional information! The 2011 Kennebunkport Festival, with guidance from its founders, was proudly produced and presented by Maine Magazine. Working with the Festival board for 2012, they remain committed to promoting good living in Kennebunkport: food, wine and works of art, and the experience of enjoying them, seaside, in the Kennebunks. Their hope is […]

Introducing The Captain Lord Mansion “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”

Bev and I are pleased to announce our annual “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”.  Beginning on Saturday, February 4 we will be having a wine tasting the first Saturday of each month through May.   I met with one of our suppliers today and selected a group of excellent Spanish Wines that we’ll taste in February. […]

What Was The Menu at Kennebunkport’s Captain Lord Mansion Bed & Breakfast Inn Last New Year’s Eve?

  CAPTAIN LORD MANSION A Kennebunkport Bed and Breakfast Inn  NEW YEARS 2010 Menu       PASSED TAPAS PORTIONS Lobster Bisque in Demi Tasse cups Hand Crafted Caesar Salad  Port flavored Thai Spring Rolls in Rice Paper  Tenderloin of Beef with Wild Mushrooms  Broiled New Zeeland Rack of Lamb  Broiled Scallop on a bed of […]

October Food Festivals are Near Kennebunkport, Maine!

October is Maine Lobster Month: Maine lobster (is any other kind half as good?) is the starring item on menus at sophisticated restaurants throughout the state, as well as at rough-hewn shanties with picnic tables set along the coast. To many people, it just isn’t summer without a trip to a lobster shack and a […]

Do You Remember Bev’s Zucchini Bread Being Served at Captain Lord Mansion Breakfasts?

  Here is another of Bev's original recipes from the days when she prepared breakfast for the guests at the Captain Lord Mansion each morning.  We used to keep a garden beside the "Carriage House"; it is now part of our parking lot/driveway.  Bev grew lots of zucchini and developed this recipe in order that […]

Do You Remember Bev’s Delicious Home-Made Muffins being served at The Captain Lord Mansion?

Bev wants you to have this  Recipe from the Past!   This fall we shall be sharing some old-time Mansion recipes in our blog.  We hope you enjoy making them and remembering the "good old days"!       Captain Lord Mansion Oat & Jam Muffins Oven Temp: 350 Baking Time: 15 minutes 12 greased muffin […]

When Is Maine Restaurant Week?

Maine Restaurant Week is Monday, March 1 through Wednesday, March 10  This is the second year for the statewide event, offering all of us an affordable and fun reason to explore new restaurants and visit old favorites during March, traditionally one of the quietest months of the year for Maine restaurants. Participating restaurants will once […]