The joy of exploring a new destination isn’t just about sightseeing and outdoor activities. Food plays an equally important role in experiencing local culture. At Retreat to Lake Superior, not only do you enjoy idyllic stays with breathtaking lake views, but you also find yourself ideally positioned to embark on mouthwatering culinary adventures. Here are some of our top recommendations for discovering the local cuisine near Lake Superior:
Fresh Lake Superior Fish
No trip to this region would be complete without indulging in the fresh, locally caught fish from Lake Superior. Numerous restaurants near our accommodations serve delicacies such as grilled Lake Trout or Whitefish, offering an authentic taste of the lake.
Wild Rice Dishes
Wild rice, harvested from the local lake regions, is a staple ingredient in the local cuisine. Don’t miss out on wild rice soups or wild rice-stuffed dishes at local eateries – they are truly a culinary delight.
Unique to the Lake Superior region, Thimbleberry Jam is a must-try. Its distinct flavor profile sets it apart from the usual berry jams, making it a local favorite and a delicious souvenir.
An import from Cornish miners who came to work in the region in the 19th century, pasties have now become a local specialty. These hearty turnovers, filled with meat and vegetables, are perfect after a long day of exploring.
Craft Breweries and Distilleries
The area around Lake Superior has seen a surge in local breweries and distilleries. Take the opportunity to sample a variety of local craft beers and spirits, each with their unique flavor profiles.
As you explore the culinary scene around Lake Superior, remember that each day’s adventure starts and ends with the comfort and tranquility of Retreat to Lake Superior’s various accommodations. Strategically positioned, these serene getaways provide easy access to local food scenes, allowing you to effortlessly weave culinary exploration into your vacation.
Retreat to Lake Superior, therefore, offers more than just stunning views and comfortable stays – it’s your gateway to a gastronomic journey in the Lake Superior region. So, come ready to satiate your travel cravings and treat your taste buds to the delightful local flavors. We await your arrival, ready to welcome you to a world of natural beauty and culinary exploration. Book your stay today and embark on this exciting journey.