Words by the Water

19 February 2014 . Events . No Comments

March sees the return of the ever-popular Words by the Water festival to Keswick and the shores of Derwentwater. In the words of the event’s president, Melvyn Bragg, “the festival has swollen from a trickle to a (just) manageable torrent of talent which celebrates literature in poetry and prose” and this year’s event showcases that….

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English Muffins Recipe

14 January 2014 . Recipes . No Comments

These are delicious slightly toasted and topped with bacon and a poached egg and have already become a popular choice with many of our guests! Not only have the muffins got to be a “good bake” but superb Keswick dry cured bacon from our local butchers Thomasons and fresh free range eggs (ours are from…

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Coconut Ice Recipe

31 October 2013 . Recipes . No Comments

When guests arrive at Grassmoor Guest House they are welcomed with a small homemade treat in their rooms, and more often than not this little treat is the childhood favourite, Coconut Ice. It has been a very popular addition to the rooms and many people have commented on how delicious it is so I thought…

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