|Simple Mint Julep Recipe|
Enjoy this refreshing and sweet spring drink on Derby Day this weekend or anytime!
1 scant ounce minted
2 cups crushed ice
2 ounces bourbon
Fresh mint sprig
Add minted simple syrup, then 1 cup crushed ice, bourbon, and splash of water. Add enough of remaining ice to almost fill glass. Stir well and garnish with mint sprig.
|May Teas & Tours Sold Out!!!
For those of you who have not yet reserved a spot at one of our May teas, both dates are completely sold out!
Stay tuned for details for future teas and tours.
Haven't made plans to celebrate Mom yet?
Consider a gift idea or special event below...
"I love my mother as the trees love water and sunshine - she helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights."
|May brings with it the fresh feeling of spring and the bright start of summer. We celebrate moms this month, seasonal traditions and fresh beginnings. Enjoy special B&B savings on our Room of the Month, look for our Koinonia Farm label at local grocery stores, join us for an upcoming wine dinner or pick up a gift certificate for mom to stay with us for some much deserved R&R! |
|May Room of the Month|
Tudor Room - Save $100!
Book a midweek May stay (Monday - Thursday) in the Tudor Room and save $100! Gramercy's only first-floor room features a private porch leading to the beautifully-landscaped shade gardens with gazebo and two wrought-iron balconies overlooking the back lawns and swimming pool. Decorated in deep burgundy with a gas fireplace, four-poster, canopy king bed and bath with double jacuzzi and separate shower, this guest room features every luxury for an unforgettable stay.
Regular Rate: $275
May Rate: $175
Special rate available Monday - Thursday only. Mention special or enter promo code MAY12 at time of reservation for discount. May not be applied to existing reservations and cannot be combined with other specials.BOOK NOW!
|Fresh from the Farm...|
Koinonia Delivers Freshest Local Herbs to Giant and Whole Foods!
The season has begun at Koinonia Organic Farm on the property at Gramercy! Heather and Francisco, our farm managers, and their amazing team have begun harvesting, packaging and delivering a variety of culinary herbs to local warehouses for distribution. Look for our label at Giant and Whole Foods.
Currently available for purchase: spearmint, thyme, chives, garlic chives, cilantro, sorrel, rosemary, oregano, marjoram & tarragon
Coming soon: dill, parsley & basil
Koinonia is also in the process of application and inspection for the USDA GAP Harmonized Food Safety Standard. By receiving this certification, we will be the first Maryland farm to achieve that goal and raise the standards for all other Maryland farmers... exciting! We'll keep you posted.
Other Buzz...We are also excited to now have a bee hive on the property. If all goes well, we'll be harvesting honey for our B&B guests to enjoy this time next year! Yum!
Rouge Quatre Saisons Wine Dinners
It's our pleasure to welcome Rouge Fine Catering to our list of approved caterers at Gramercy Mansion this season! Gramercy will be hosting a series of wine dinners by Rouge's amazing duo of French chefs, Jonathan Soudry and John Walsh.
Come and help us celebrate the treasures of spring and summer foods with an accent on Special Wines. We have gathered some exceptional local farmers, fishmongers, Grass Fed Beef and our own Infused Olive Oils. We will be presenting our dinner four times a year in order to enhance your palates with the seasonal foods of our region. Bon appetite my friends!
Summer wine dinner at Gramercy: Thursday, June 28th
Reservations for our Rouge Quatre Saisons wine dinners are available for $120.00 per guest.
Please contact Regina Sieck or Irina Giller for all reservation requests.
Contact Number: 410.527.0007
Contact email: email@example.com
Welcome Hoffman & Co.,
Caterer of Distinction
We are pleased to announce the addition of Hoffman & Co., Caterer of Distinction, to our approved list of caterers at Gramercy Mansion. Hoffman & Co. is under the supervision of Star-K, providing on-premise Kosher cuisine for our clients.For more information, contact Hoffman & Co. at 410-764-6100.
Whether you join us for a Mother's Day getaway, our summer wine dinner or a stroll by the organic farm for a whiff of the heavenly scent of fresh herbs, we hope to see you soon!
|Jennifer & staff of Gramercy Mansion|