The Outdated Iron Inn B&B, now in its 30th 12 months of enterprise in Caribou, is celebrating with the publication of a brand new e-book of tales and recipes. Kate McCartney, Innkeeper, has been known as the Muffin Queen of Aroostook County and has jokingly instructed the identify of the Inn must be “Kate’s B&B and Counseling Service.”
The brand new e-book, titled “Make your self at residence: Tales and recipes from a Maine innkeeper,” contains tales concerning the B&B that embrace a few of the folks and experiences encountered in working a small enterprise in rural Maine, in addition to a few of the Inn’s most-requested recipes.
The e-book additionally provides an outline of the Inn’s inside, which is adorned in interval oak furnishings, authentic artworks, and vintage irons. The Outdated Iron Inn is residence to a group of about 400 vintage irons and 150 trivets, with iron themed promoting, commerce playing cards, and different ephemera.
Thirty years within the hospitality enterprise is a very long time, and there are only a few B&Bs in Maine which have lasted so lengthy beneath single possession. Roughly 10,000 folks have stayed on the Inn by way of the years, which implies a variety of attention-grabbing folks and experiences to narrate. As McCartney says, working a mattress and breakfast provides you a front-row seat to the theater of humanity and it’s a massive, lovely world on the market.
The e-book is on the market on the market on the Outdated Iron Inn Mattress and Breakfast, in addition to Neighborhood Books, Retailers on the Nook, Nation Collectibles and Goin’ Postal in Presque Isle and Sleeper’s Market, Monica’s Scandinavian Reward Store, Brambleberry Market, and Noyes’ Florist in Caribou.