The Adventures of Writing a Cookbook

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By Helen Dedman Who knew one could learn so much revising the Beaumont Inn Cookbook?!  It was a fascinating process—one quite different from the process my in-laws, TC and Mary Elizabeth, used several years ago.  I remember their huge dining room table being covered with pages of recipes, recipe books …

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New Beaumont Inn Cookbook Arrives!

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We at Beaumont Inn are so excited and proud to announce the release of the sixth edition of Beaumont Inn Special Recipes Cookbook. Revised by Helen and Chuck Dedman, fourth generation innkeepers, it includes approximately 170 recipes including tried-and-true recipes from the previous cookbooks and many “never before published” recipes. Order online …

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Spring 2016 Happenings

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By Helen Dedman Well, it is time for a long overdue blog from Beaumont Inn!  Spring is here for the most part and we are ready.  Update on the bees—lost two hives over last year.  No idea why—mites, swarm, or too much moisture.  But one of my original hives, Adelina, …

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Valentine’s Weekend Packages 2016

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Celebrate with your sweetie at Beaumont Inn with these two romantic options: DELUX Valentine’s Day Package Only Available on Saturday, February 13th! We’ll place in your room prior to arrival:  1 Dozen Long-Stemmed Red Roses, a plate of Chocolate Covered Strawberries and Homemade Chocolate Truffles, and a chilled bottle of J Vineyards …

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Batch #2 of Kentucky Owl

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We’re delighted to announce the release of our second batch of handcrafted Kentucky Owl Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. Batch #2 will be released exclusively in Kentucky and sold at fine retailers and dining establishments. It is now in the hands of our distributors. We have been alerted that it will …

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Summertime Update

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By Helen Dedman My goodness, this blog was supposed to be written during early Spring—where does the time go? So many things to share. First and foremost was the wonderful honor the Dedman family/Beaumont Inn received in May, The James Beard Foundation’s America’s Classic Award. We were contacted in February, …

Durr Farm

Durr Farm

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By Helen Dedman I feel sure the first time you visited Beaumont Inn as you turned off US 127 onto Beaumont Inn Drive, you wondered what, why and how is this small farm located in the middle of Beaumont Inn’s property? Well, it is the Durr property. Yes, of course, …

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History Underfoot Cemetery Tour

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Written by Helen Dedman For the past 11 years the James Harrod Trust for Historic Preservation has sponsored the “History Underfoot” Cemetery Tour in September at our beautiful Spring Hill Cemetery. This is not a “ghost tour” but a performance of 5-6 characters that come to life in our cemetery. …

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Victoria Magazine Feature

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Victoria magazine featured Beaumont Inn in their September 2014 issue in a photo tour called Among Fields of Bluegrass: “With its intriguing juxtaposition of town and country, heritage and innovation, and elegance and approachability, this thriving Southern destination blends the best of all worlds to create an environment that is …

New Arrival

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By Helen Dedman Welcome Harrison Shaffer Bowling! This little bundle of joy was born August 5, 2014 at 7:21pm, weighing 6 lbs, 19 inches to Becky, our daughter and her husband, Adam. Parents and Harrison are doing very well! In keeping with tradition, Becky and Adam chose family names. Harrison …