Foodie Getaway at Great Oak Manor

Four Favorite Sips & Bites on the Eastern Shore

Sometimes the fantastic food is the real reason you visit Maryland’s Eastern shore, and all of the fun outdoor activities are just icing on the crab cake! The area around our waterfront Inn offers such a wide variety of locally sourced and professionally crafted cuisine and libations that you’re certain to find a new favorite. … Read More

Red Velvet Sweetheart Pancakes with Cream Cheese Glaze

Ingredients: Glaze 1 4 oz. pkg of cream cheese, softened 1 cup confectioner’s sugar, sifted 1 tsp. vanilla 1 tbsp. milk, as needed Pancakes 1 ½ c all-purpose flour 2 tbsp. white sugar 2 tsp. baking powder 1 tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tsp. salt 2 eggs ¼ c milk 1 c buttermilk 1 tsp. … Read More

Baked Cranberry Oatmeal

  Ingredients 3 c. old-fashioned oatmeal (not quick cooking) 1½ c. brown sugar, divided 1½ tsp. baking powder ¼ tsp. salt 1 tbl. finely grated orange zest (zest of about one orange) 2 tsp. cinnamon, divided 3 c. almond milk 1 tbl. vanilla extract 2 large eggs 2 c. fresh cranberries, divided ¾ c. all-purpose … Read More

Banana Brown Sugar Crumb Muffins

                Ingredients: Muffins 5 whole ripe bananas 1 c light brown sugar ¾ c butter, room temp  2 whole eggs 2 t vanilla extract 1 t baking powder ½ t baking soda ½ salt 2 c All-Purpose flour Brown Sugar Topping ½ c flour ½ c brown sugar … Read More

Holly’s Gourmet Granola

Ingredients: ½ c of coconut oil ¼ c maple syrup 1 t. cinnamon 1 t. vanilla extract 2 c. thick cut oats (not quick cooking) ¾ c. shredded coconut (I use unsweetened, but can use sweetened) ¾ c. sliced almonds ½ c. chopped walnuts ½ c. pumpkin seeds ½ c dried cranberries ½ c. golden … Read More

Locally Sourced Breakfast at Great Oak Manor

  Spring is right around the corner, but here at Great Oak Manor, our breakfasts are spring-like all year long. Would you expect anything less? We only want the best experience for our guests and that includes food.That’s why our guests start their day with a hearty breakfast from local food sources. From farm fresh … Read More

Great Oak Manor Gingerbread Cookies

The holiday season will be here in a flurry of Halloween decorations, turkey and pumpkin decor, and then finally, a burst of red and green. One of our favorite parts of the holidays is the food! (We are a bed & breakfast, after all.) Keep reading to try out a recipe for our gingerbread cookies … Read More

Great Oak Manor Baked French Toast Casserole

The holiday season is practically upon us. Sure, it may only be halfway through September, but that means that Halloween isn’t too far away, which means that soon it will be Thanksgiving, and then right after that, Christmas. Before you know it, it’ll be 2017! The holiday season usually brings ample opportunity to try out … Read More