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October 21st Wine Dinner

Northern Hemiphere Wine Tasting Dinner October 21st, 2011 6:00 - 9:00 Pm Grand Isle Lake House & Donald MacDonald of Farell Distributing Rainer Wess Gruner Veltliner - Austria Red Curry & Basil Catfish Fritters with Chile~Coconut Drizzle Dom. Vercherre Macon Village - France Ogier Cotes Du Rhone - France Apple & Cheddar Soup with Sage Creme [...]

By | September 5th, 2011|Wine Tasting Dinners|2 Comments

Summer Wedding Date Available!

We now have Saturday, July 16th, 2011 available for a wedding or summer party. If you are an adventurous couple who just can't wait until next year to be married, let us help you pull together a fantastic wedding! E-mail Sue at [email protected] and get one step closer to a fabulous wedding on Lake Champlain!

By | May 20th, 2011|Lake Champlain, Vermont Weddings, Weddings|0 Comments

May 6th Wine Dinner!

A Tour of the Southern Hemisphere Wine Tasting Dinner Grand Isle Lake House with Donald MacDonald of Farrell Distributing Friday May 6, 2011 6:00 - 9:00 Pm Zolo Torrontes – Argentina Ginger~Chive Crepe with Shrimp & Mango Salad Cooper Creek Riesling – New Zealand Spring Asparagus Soup with Citrus Creme Fraiche Black Chook Sparkling Shiraz [...]

By | March 21st, 2011|Uncategorized, Wine Tasting Dinners|0 Comments

Kudos from Wedding Wire!

Grand Isle, Vermont – January 25, 2011 - WeddingWire, the nation’s leading wedding technology company, is thrilled to announce the Grand Isle Lake House has been selected to receive the prestigious annual WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 for wedding venues! Recognition for the Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 is determined by recent reviews and extensive surveys [...]

By | January 25th, 2011|Accolades|0 Comments

Congrats Tonra & Sean!

I had a lovely surprise visit from our famous couple, Tonra and Sean, on Saturday. They were married at the Grand Isle Lake House last fall and are one of the featured weddings in Vermont Vows fall/winter edition. They were stopping by to see the maple tree they planted and included in their ceremony, and, [...]

By | September 29th, 2010|Vermont Weddings|0 Comments

Wedding Food Thank Yous

"Honestly, Sheryl, that food was sensational. We have heard nothing but rave reviews since we returned from our honeymoon! You and Russell did an amazing job. I wish I could tell everyone in Burlington to get married at the Lake House so they can eat like kings! That beef was incredible! Everything looked beautiful...and tasted [...]

By | September 15th, 2010|Accolades|0 Comments

Some Recent Thank Yous

"We have nothing but praises for you and the Lake House. It was great hearing the newlyweds say they wouldn't change a thing about their wedding if they had to do it over again. It was everything they ever dreamed of and more. Those are the words that every parent wants to hear." JoAnn (Mother [...]

By | September 15th, 2010|Accolades|0 Comments

October 22 Wine Dinner

“Tasting Dinner with Wines of the Iberian Peninsula” Donald MacDonald of Farrell Distributing & the Grand Isle Lake House Staff Friday October 22, 2010 6:00 - 9:00 Pm Quinta do Casal Capoeiro Branco Vina Mayor Verdejo Mussels with Apples & Chorizo Quinta do Tamariz Vinho Verde Martin Codax Albarino Orange & Lake’s End Chevre Toasts [...]

By | August 30th, 2010|Wine Tasting Dinners|0 Comments

French Fries with Saffron Aioli

Crisp (& Salty) French Fries served in shot glasses with garlicky saffron aioli....nothing else needs to be said!

By | August 9th, 2010|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Butterworks Maple Yogurt

One component of our breakfast service included in an overnight stay at the Lake House.   Creamy, acidic and not too sweet with the perfect kiss of VT maple syrup!  We also use this yogurt in couscous salads and vegetarian dipping sauces. http://butterworksfarm.com/photo-gallery

By | August 9th, 2010|Local Food Products, VT Farms|0 Comments