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 […]

Video: Chef Shanna O’Hea on “Beat Bobby Flay” & Get Her Lobster Croque Monsieur Recipe from the Show

Watch Chef Shanna O’Hea on Beat Bobby Flay and Get a Copy of her Croque Monsieur Recipe from the Show You can now watch Shanna O’Hea, chef/owner of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn as she competes on the Food Network’s, “Beat Bobby Flay.”  The video below, is courtesy of the Beat Bobby Flay YouTube Channel […]

Recipe: Lobster Croque Monsieur from Beat Bobby Flay

Shanna O’Hea, chef/owner of the Kennebunk Inn and its restaurant Academe Maine Brasserie & Tavern was a contestant on the Food Network’s “Beat Bobby Flay.” Chef O’Hea made it through the first round of elimination and challenged Flay to create a New England version of the classic French Croque Monsieur. Print Recipe: Lobster Croque Monsieur […]

Watch Chef Shanna O’Hea on “Beat Bobby Flay”

Watch Chef Shanna O’Hea on Beat Bobby Flay Tune in to watch Shanna O’Hea, chef/owner of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn as she competes on the Food Network’s, “Beat Bobby Flay.”  In the competition, two accomplished chefs face off in a one-on-one competition, creating a dish using a secret ingredient chosen by Bobby Flay. The […]

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

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 […]

Chef Shanna O’Hea wins on Food Network’s “Rewrapped”

Chef Shanna Horner O’Hea, who along with her husband Brian, owns and runs the Kennebunk Inn and its restaurant Academe, took first place on the Food Network’s “Rewrapped.”  Shanna bested her two competitors, Chef Philip Meoli and Chef James Larounis in the battle of Chef Boyaredee Ravioli. Rewrapped pits three chefs against one another in […]

Watch Chef Shanna O’Hea Compete on the 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 […]

Food Network’s New England Lobster Tour runs through Downtown Kennebunk

The family road trip is the quintessential American summer experience. Mom, Dad, the kids and the family dog setting out for adventure along the highways and back roads of this great nation.  The Food Network “On The Road” has put together a list of “must-see” and “must taste” destinations all over the USA. Our restaurant, […]