Loony’s Beach Hut Inspired Recipes

Loony’s Beach Hut Inspired Recipes

Enjoy a perfect picnic or cookout with with these fast, but delicious recipes! Create our refreshing Israeli Couscous Salad which illuminates all the colorful vegetables of the season. Or serve up our classic Shrimp Po Boy Sandwich for those that love seafood. The Loony’s Blue Lagoon Drink is the perfect cocktail to pair for your afternoon or eveni

Grand View launches its First Ever Responsive Website

Grand View launches its First Ever Responsive Website

After years of careful in-house research, planning, and design, Grand View Lodge was able to launch its first ever responsive website in June of 2014. Responsive sites enable all digital devices to have a unique experience from a large desktop monitor down to a tablet or smartphone without the use of a specialized app. The new Grand View website of

Create. Drink. Share.

Create. Drink. Share.

This spring, the Grand View Lodge Social Department began offering a brand new and unique weekly activity – The Traveling Art Pub (TAP.) Similar to other programs in the Twin Cities, ours is done throughout the resort, and outside if possible depending on weather. “It’s a great way to ‘tap’ into your creative side next time you visit Grand View wit

Farm-Fresh and Local

Farm-Fresh and Local

In celebration of the Annual 67th Governors Fishing Opener – which is being proudly hosted at Grand View Lodge – the resort’s talented culinary team created what they consider the perfect farm-fresh pairing for your “catch of the day.” This sweet corn risotto recipe reflects the new Lodge Dining Room menu that offers locally grown and harvest ingre

Local Artist Selected for Grand View Lodge Wine Labels

Local Artist Selected for Grand View Lodge Wine Labels

Grand View’s Winter Culinary and Wine Experience weekend, sponsored by MN Monthly Magazine, was another great success this past February 7-9, 2014! With over 100 vintages, culinary classes and wine seminars, a soup challenge, annual artwalk and special guests, Amy Thielen and Robert Sinskey, the weekend was tastefully sensational. The weekend kicke

Pumpkin Soup

Soup is unquestionably one of the best foods for cold-weather comfort, so enjoy this simple Pumpkin Soup recipe to use on those days you need a little warmth! (For a printable version of these recipes for your recipe box, click here, print and cut.)

Calling All Local Artists – Canvas Designs Needed for Grand View Wine Labels

Calling All Local Artists – Canvas Designs Needed for Grand View Wine Labels

Grand View Lodge is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual de’Vine Culinary & Wine Event, sponsored by MN Monthly Magazine, to be held February 7th – 9th. This year will feature an Artwalk on Saturday afternoon, February 8th from 4:00p.m.-5:00p.m. The de’Vine Artwalk will follow the de’Vine Grand Tasting and give attendees a first-handed opportunit

Fall For Our Fork-N-Cork Getaways

Fall For Our Fork-N-Cork Getaways

This year, Grand View and Minnesota Monthly magazine are teaming up again to offer our fall Fork-n-Cork package good for October 21 - December 14, 2013. This very popular package includes two nights lodging, a delicious breakfast each morning, a bottle of Grand View's Signature Wine, and a $200 Dining Card for our fabulous dining venues or wine tas

Pasta Carbonara from Cru Wine Bar

Pasta Carbonara from Cru Wine Bar

Be inspired to create something new in the kitchen this spring! This delicious Pasta Carbonara has been a guest favorite at Cru, Grand View’s Bistro and Wine Bar, and is a soon-to-be family favorite in your household. Just click here to print out the recipe cards.  Happy Spring from all of us here at Grand View Lodge!