Category Archives: Food & Recipes

Royal Eggs & Cheese

A perfectly rich and savory dish for a chilly winter morning and a favorite of our staff and guests alike. There’s lots of room to be creative with adding ingredients to this egg dish, but here we share exactly how … Continue reading


Expert Tips From Our New Assistant Innkeeper, Michelle

At Castle in the Country Bed and Breakfast, we love to truly get to know our guests, and we enjoy sharing our appreciation for the nature that surrounds us. As a new assistant innkeeper I’d like to introduce myself and share … Continue reading


Castle in the Country Recipe: Butternut Squash Tarts with Jalapeno Honey

Castle in the Country B&B Inn- Fall Featured Recipe These appetizer-sized tarts incorporate the late-summer flavors of Jalapeno peppers and fennel with the autumn flavors of butternut squash and sage. The quinoa crust makes them gluten-free. Ingredients: Quinoa Crust: 1 C … Continue reading


Experience the Return of Springtime at Castle in the Country

Situated in the Southwest Michigan countryside, in 65 acres of woods, with a pond and a lake, it’s impossible to miss the signs of spring at Castle in the Country. As the warmer weather is a welcome returning guest, Castle … Continue reading


A Day-Trip in Kalamazoo for the Guests of Castle in the Country

Thinking about bringing your sweetheart on a getaway to Castle in the Country?  Take our suggestions for some Foodie experiences in the nearby town of Kalamazoo.   With a “university town” vibe, the downtown area of Kalamazoo makes for a perfect day-trip for … Continue reading


Pecan & Maple Oatmeal Scones Recipe

This is a stellar recipe for Pecan and Maple Oatmeal Scones. The key with to the scones is to toast the oatmeal in a warm (350F) oven for about 20 minutes. This results in better oatmeal flavor throughout the scones. … Continue reading


Favorite Recipes :: Blueberry-Juniper Cornmeal Pancakes

Wake up to the taste of springtime at the Castle Kingdom!  These light and fluffy buttermilk and cornmeal pancakes will start your day in the best possible way.  With just a dollop of butter and covered in Michigan-made Maple Syrup, … Continue reading


Favorite Bed and Breakfast Recipes: Tomato-Leek “Souffled” Frittata

One of our top bed and breakfast recipes! Learn how to make this Castle in the Country favorite in your own home! Tomato-Leek “Souffled” Frittata A frittata is typically made by sauteing vegetables, adding egg and cheese to the pan, … Continue reading


The 3 Best Creameries in Southwest Michigan for the Perfect Ice Cream!

Fall may be just around the corner but summer isn’t over yet so be sure to treat yourself to one of the best desserts that summer has to offer: Ice Cream! Savor the last weeks of summer with us at … Continue reading


Top Michigan Breweries within 30 min. of our Allegan Bed and Breakfast

Michigan is starting to gain a reputation for having some of the best craft beers in the country. Some have even nicknamed the state the “Great Beer” State. When you stay at our Bed and Breakfast in Michigan, you’re within … Continue reading