Best Thing I Ever Ate – Lobster Pot Pie – Now Shipping


Best Thing I Ever Ate on the Food Network Season 4 – Episode 14 Academe Maine Brasserie and Tavern at The Kennebunk Inn was featured on the Food Network’s “The Best Thing I Ever Ate” episode, Reinvented Classics. (Video at the link.) The Food Network  represents the best recipe ideas, videos, healthy eating advice, party […]

Our Lobster Lo’Maine featured in DownEast Magazine

DownEast Magazine October 2014

The October issue of DownEast Magazine features five unique and innovative recipes from Maine Restaurants, including our very own Lobster Lo’Maine. The article, “Get Cozy and Get Cooking” by Caroline Praderio, begins on page 90 of the magazine. Lobster Lo’Maine is available in our restaurant, Academe at The Kennebunk Inn. We also recommend our Lobster […]

Tune in to see Chef Shanna O’Hea on “Good Day Maine” – Thurs. 10/23/2014 at 7:40 AM – Fox Channel 23 Portland

Shanna O'Hea on Good Day Maine

Tune in this Thursday morning, October 23rd, 2014 to see “Rewrapped” winner Shanna O’Hea on Good Day Maine. Chef Shanna will be on Fox 23 TV’s “Good Day Maine” at 7:40 AM talking about “cooking outside the box” and preparing the Chef Boyardee Ravioli Spice Cake that helped her win the Food Network competition.

Recipe: Smoked Sweet Potato Soufflé

Smoked Sweet Potato Souffle Recipe-feature

We made a smoked sweet potato soufflé as part of our culinary demonstration at the Designing Maine event in Biddeford. We think that this side dish is a wonderful addition to your fall table. Print Recipe: Smoked Sweet Potato Soufflé A great accompaniment to any fall meal, this Smoked Sweet Potato Soufflé is sure to […]

Designing Maine Cooking Demonstration with Shanna & Brian O’Hea

Designing Maine Cooking Demo 10/18/2014

The chefs/owners of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn, Shanna and Brian O’Hea will present a culinary demonstration at the 2014 “Designing Maine” event on Saturday, October 18th at 2:00 PM. The O’Heas will be creating a Smoked Sweet Potato Souffle with a Homemade Marshmallow Topping in the Demo Kitchen generously provided by Vic’s Appliance Center […]

Cake for a Cause – Help out the Maine Good Shepherd Food Bank and Get a Sample of Shanna’s Winning Cake from “Rewrapped”

Rewrapped Winner Ravioli Spice Cake free with donation

Ever since Chef Shanna O’Hea won on the Food Network’s “Rewrapped,” we’ve had quite a few requests for a taste of her Chef Boyardee Beef Ravioli Spice Cake from the show’s Innovate Round. If you’ve ever wondered what a dessert made from canned pasta tastes like – and let’s face it, who hasn’t? – You […]

Join Us for Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week: October 4th through the 10th, 2014

2014 Kennebunk Restaurant Week

Get a three course meal at a special price of only $35 during the Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week. The special menu consists of an appetizer, entree and dessert. This event gives you a chance to support local businesses.

Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week – October 4 – 10, 2014

Greater Kennebunk & Kennebunkport Restaurant Week 2014

It’s that time of year again. There’s a chill in the air and the 2nd annual Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week is upon us. Restaurant week is a great time to visit your favorite local restaurants in Kennebunk and Kennebunkport to experience a nice meal at an even nicer price.  The 2014 Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week […]

Watch Chef Shanna O’Hea Compete on the Food Network’s “Rewrapped”

Kennebunk Inn Chef/Owner Shanna O'Hea on Food Network's "Rewrapped"

 Tune in on Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 8:00 PM Eastern to watch our very own Shanna O’Hea as she competes on the Food Network’s “Rewrapped.”  The show will also repeat at 3:00 AM early Tuesday Morning Eastern Time. Episode Title: “Boy! Ar-Dees Good!” It’s the snack that made 5-star chefs out of us all […]