covered September 19 2013

New Hampshire Vacation Planning Guide Offered By Popular...

September 5, 2013 North Conway, NH – Stonehurst Manor, a historic boutique hotel, a favorite among locals and tourists alike, released their 13 page New Hampshire Vacation Planning Guide to assist travelers in planning a New Hampshire Vacation. “We hope this guide, which includes information on the best times to visit, seasonal activities, where to eat, where to shop, and where to stay, will help make the planning … Read More

Liquor September 19 2013

6 Prohibition Era Cocktails that Are Still the Cats Meow

The 18th Amendment was passed in 1919, and made it illegal to sell or consume alcoholic beverages. However, humanity has been been getting drunk on fermented grains, fruits, and vegetables since before recorded history; passing a few laws wasn’t going to keep our thirsty species from kicking a few back. One thing that prohibition did accomplish was that it forced bartenders to be a tad … Read More

Header September 19 2013

Michael's Top Ten Drinks Infographic!

You all know and love him!  Michael Rego reveals his recipes for the top 10 most favorite Stonehurst drinks so you can make them at home! Use This Graphic for FREE on Your Site! You may use the infographic above on your website, however, the license we grant to you requires that you properly and correctly attribute the work to us with a link back … Read More

Martini at the Stonehurst Manor, North Conway, NH September 19 2013

The History of New Hampshire Spirits

Drinks in New Hampshire are much the same as drinks in the rest of the U.S., but with a connection to history and local ingredients, here are some spirits with an interesting history in New Hampshire. Hot Buttered Rum Rum was first invented in the 17th century in the West Indies but quickly caught on in the American colonies where distillers imported molasses and quickly … Read More

bread_web September 17 2013

New England Foods: The Legacy

New England had a rich legacy of cultivating the land and the ocean to create its foods. With a history rooted in European and Native American influence, many of the foods have been made for 1000’s of years. New England locals still relish in these foods, and visitors can enjoy them in restaurants and at local farms alike. Here’s a look at six New England … Read More

North Conway Restaurants July 24 2013

Decorating for Your Dinner Party

Having the right decor is vital for creating the right mood at your dinner party and ensuring that your guests are comfortable. This doesn’t mean that decorating has to be difficult or expensive. Often getting the decor right means keeping it simple and taking advantage of items you already have around the house. Whether you are planning a formal party or a casual get together … Read More

NorthConwayRestaurants_sm July 18 2013

From Mundane to Gourmet: A Primer on 5 Star Cooking

Gourmet cooking doesn’t have to be a mysterious art reserved to chefs in five star restaurants. In fact, by mastering a few techniques and experimenting with flavors, you’re home cooked meals can quickly resemble five star quality. Here’s what you need to know. 1. The Presentation A big difference between basic home cooking and gourmet is presentation. No one would expect to go to a … Read More

covered July 17 2013

A Handful of Reasons to Visit the White Mountains This...

Sitting over most of the northern half of New Hampshire, the White Mountains offer a couple and visitors plenty of outdoor activities as well as some getaway places to enjoy each other’s company. The range spreads from the western part of the state to the northeast, so it covers a wide area, with plenty of locations and things to do in New Hampshire.   Outdoor … Read More

Margarita July 15 2013

The Science Behind the Manor's Exquisite Drinks

Below are some exquisite mixed drinks you can make yourself, or enjoy at the Stonehurst Manor, the premier North Conway hotel. All are sublime examples of the mixologist’s art. Though each drink is unique, the making of them begins with the same caution you probably heard in the kitchen from grandma: “Never use the cheap stuff.” A great drink is born of great ingredients and … Read More

NH Weddings at Stonehurst Manor July 08 2013

NH Weddings: 8 questions with a Justice of the Peace

Please enjoy our latest interview with Kim Steward, Justice of the Peace. 1. How long have you been a Justice of the Peace and how/why did you become one? I was a Notary Public as part of my job. I attended a friend’s wedding in the White Mountains and they had to search for a JP who was willing to hike into the back country. … Read More