Taste Test – Wouldn’t it be nice if you can taste test your way from inn to inn? If your taste buds are saying yes, hold on to your appetite and head on over to Eureka Springs, Arkansas for the August Taste of the Inns Tour. Innkeepers from 12 participating inns will serve their favorite appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages on August 29 from 3 to 7 pm. Visitors as well as guests at the inns can take a self-guided tour and visit all 12 inns, mingle with the innkeepers, collect recipes and taste a variety of tempting appetizers and non-alcoholic drinks. All ticket holders can also enter to win giveaway contests with prizes ranging from gift certificates to local wines and gourmet shops.
At Mount Victoria Bed & Breakfast Inn in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, guests who check into the inn and sign up for A Twelve Inn Tour package will receive a bottle of champagne or sparking cider and chocolate ganache dipped strawberries upon arrival. The two night stay includes two tickets to the tour, two 1 hour massages with warm stone therapy, a romantic carriage ride and gourmet breakfast featuring the inn’s signature breakfast pastry with smoked turkey. When it’s time for the tour to start, don’t miss out on the inn’s own pina colada drink special accompanied by chicken skewers with fresh pineapple salsa and bite-sized roasted red pepper corn muffins. Stick around and listen to live bluesy music on the veranda from a locally renowned musician.
Summer flavors come alive at The Heartstone Inn in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The inn will feature cool summer gazpacho made with ripe tomatoes, cucumbers, bell peppers and parsley straight from Farmers Market. Enjoy the chilled drink with crab cakes made from fresh crabs and served with a slice of lemon. Guests who stay at the inn and sign up for the taste tour package can stay two nights and receive two tickets to the tour, two trolley tickets and two gourmet breakfasts featuring the inn’s famous crème brulee French toasts.