Captain Jefferds Inn Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

Cake 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. cinnamon ¼ tsp salt 2/3 cup butter or margarine, softened = 10 2/3 Tbsp. 1 cup sugar ½ cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 cup buttermilk Topping ½ cup packed brown sugar ½ cup chopped walnuts ½ tsp. cinnamon…

Captain Jefferds Inn Sugar Cookies

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar 1 large egg 1 cup butter, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 2 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cream of tartar Granulated sugar Directions: In a large bowl, beat powdered sugar, butter, vanilla, almond extract and egg with an electric mixer or by…

Captain Jefferds Inn Autumn Pancakes

½ cup quick oatmeal 1 ½ cups boiling water 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/8 tsp. salt 3 Tbsp. sugar 1 tsp. ground cinnamon/dash nutmeg 1 large egg beaten 1 cup milk 1 large apple, peeled, cored, and coarsely chopped ¼ cup chopped walnuts 3 Tbsp. melted butter Place oatmeal in…

Captain Jefferds Inn Turkey & Mushroom Herb Crepes

Filling: 2 Tbsp. butter or margarine 4oz. mushrooms, sliced 2 Tbsp. finely chopped yellow onion 2 cups cubed, cooked turkey ½ cup mayonnaise ½ cup sour cream ½ cup grated Swiss cheese ¼ tsp. salt Dash of white pepper 2 Tbsp. sherry or dry white wine 10 Herb Crepes (1/4 cup toasted sliced almonds) In…

Captain Jefferds Inn Hot Spiced Cider

 1 Gallon apple cider or apple juice 1 cup packed brown sugar 12 inches stick cinnamon 2 teaspoons whole allspice 2 teaspoons whole cloves 1. In a saucepan combine cider and brown sugar. Place cinnamon, allspice and cloves in a spice ball or cheesecloth. Add spice mixture to cider. 2. Bring to boiling, reduce heat….

Captain Jefferds Inn Sausage Casserole

1 pound bulk, fresh port sausage, seasoned as desired 8 slices bread cubed 2 cups cubed cheddar cheese (8-ounces) 4 large eggs 2 1/2 cups milk 3/4 teaspoon dry mustard 1 (10.75 ounce) can condensed or golden cream of mushroom soup 1/2 cup milk Cook sausage in a large skillet until brown, breaking up with…

Captain Jefferds Inn Lemon-Cornmeal Blueberry Pancakes

Serves 18 3 cups flour 4 ½ cups cornmeal 6 Tbs. sugar 6 tsp. baking powder 1 ½ tsp. baking soda 1 ½ tsp. salt 6 C. buttermilk 6 tsp. lemon zest 3 large eggs 9 Tbsp. unsalted butter, melted and cooled slightly 3 C. blueberries 1. Whisk together flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, baking…

Captain Jefferds Inn Sweet and Spicy Bacon

serves 12 12 slices bacon, cut thick (we use regular slices) 1 1/2 tablespoons packed brown sugar Rounded 1/4 teaspoon cayenne Rounded 1/4 teaspoon black pepper Preheat convection oven to 400F. Stir together brown sugar, cayenne, and black pepper in a small bowl. Arrange bacon slices in 1 layer on a large broiler pan and…

Captain Jefferds Inn Raspberry Muffins

serves 12 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 3 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. grated lemon zest 1/2 tsp. nutmeg or mace Top with sugar 2 cups fresh of frozen raspberries (with out syrup)- do not thaw- mix with dry ingredients 3/4 cup milk 1/3 cup oil 1 tsp. vanilla 1…

Captain Jefferds Inn Lemon Zingers

 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons finely shredded lemon peel 1/4 cup lemon juice (about 2 lemons) 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup finely chopped Brazil nuts or hazelnuts (filberts) 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup sifted powdered sugar 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 teaspoon vanilla…

Dry Creek Vineyard, Cabernet, Sonoma County, ½ Bottle $14, Full Bottle $26

This impeccable wine displays wonderful aromatics of cherry, black currant and black olive notes. Additional airing reveals dried floral, allspice and hints of nutmeg and juniper. The palate is full-bodied and fleshy with excellent tannin and structure. The wine is silky and smooth with superb balance.

Hospitality for Habitat

April will mark the 12th year that we will again be participating in the Hospitality for Habitat program sponsored by the The Maine Innkeepers Association. This program is designed to raise money for local “Habitat for Humanity” groups by offering 4 of our rooms at half the regular rate in exchange for a $35.oo per…

Tell That Teacher Where to Go!

That’s right!  Here is your chance to tell that special Teacher where to go. To show our appreciation for all they do Captain Jefferd’s is offering a 10% discount on all two night stays to all the Teachers out there during the month of February! This offer cannot be combined with any other promotions or third…

Fess Parker, Piont Noir, Santa Barbara County $27

This wine exhibits aromas of black cherry, forest floor, lavender, raspberry, rose petal and vanilla. Flavors of Bing cherry, red currant, cranberry, earth and cacao

Beringer, White Zinfandel, California $12

The aroma of the wine is light and bright. It is also very lofty, though more noticed upon the initial pour. Less so after a moment or two. The nose is of fresh fruits and a hint of candy apple. The wine taste is very sweet.  

Lanson, Champagne, France $39

Lanson Black Label is a balanced alliance of power and elegance, freshness and complexity. It has the taste of spring and subtle hints of long-lasting honey-dew. Notes of ripe and citrus fruits give a sensation of lightness and fullness with a long, fresh finish. Black Label is perfect as an aperitif and a call to…

A. By Acacia, Chardonnay, ½ bottle $10, Full Bottle $14

The 2013 vintage was nothing short of amazing, giving this Chardonnay its lusciously ripe fruit expression of white peach, ripe pear, Golden Delicious apple, mango and papaya. On the silky palate, nuances of citrus blossoms and minerals meld with vanilla-spice notes from oak aging.  

Belle Glos, Pinot Noir, Sonoma Valley $65

Bright crimson red in color. Aromas of black cherry and ripe plums combine with subtle notes of dried herbs and smoke. The palate entry shows flavors of cranberry fresh raspberry, and ripe cherry, complemented by hints of vanilla and baking spice. A balance of savory, cedar and cocoa powder, and sweet, fig jam and ripe…

Dry Creek Vineyard, Old Vine Zinfandel, Sonoma County $30

This impeccable Cabernet wine displays wonderful aromatics of cherry, black currant and black olive notes. Additional airing reveals dried floral, allspice and hints of nutmeg and juniper. The palate is full-bodied and fleshy with excellent tannin and structure. The wine is silky and smooth with superb balance.  

Carnivor, Cabernet, California $15

Carnivor Cabernet is a unique combination—full-bodied flavors with finesse. Our rich blend shows hints of blackberry, caramel, roast coffee and toasted oak, Carnivor cabernet finishes each bold sip with a refined smoothness.  

2016 Veterans Special

In honor of our veterans and of their self-less service to our nation, we would like to extend a 15% discount for a two-night stay for the months of October and November.  As usual there are some restrictions and we invite you to read them here on our policies page.    

Louis Martini, Cabernet, Napa Valley $35

Light on its feet but full of nuance, this wine shows restraint while offering a plenty ample body and a spot-on finish.  

Cantena Reserve, Malbec, Argentina $24

A sleek, polished style, with alluring mocha and raspberry ganache notes leading the way, backed by dark plum, hoisin sauce and graphite flavors that push through the finish. This has serious weight, but stays focused and driven

Steve Brettell

USCG Captain Steve Brettell, with over 40 years of fishing experience, will tailor your private charter to meet all of your angling needs. Whether it’s chasing large schools of striped bass along the sandy beaches or searching the storied rock ledges for that fish of a lifetime, your charter promises to be an unforgettable experience….

Ogunquit Playhouse

The Ogunquit Playhouse is a regional theater in Ogunquit, Maine. The Ogunquit Playhouse is one of the last remaining summer theatres from the Straw Hat Circuit. www.ogunquitplayhouse.org   10 Main Street Ogunquit, ME 03907

February is for Lovers

February is for Lovers

During the entire month of February celebrate Kennebunkport’s “Paint the Town Red” and stay with us! Our package includes with any two-night stay, you will find a 1/2 bottle of Prosecco, premium chocolates and a rose upon arrival!  Just mention this special while booking This offer cannot be combined with any other promotions or third…

Esser, Merlot, California $16

Esser Vineyards Merlot has a rich and polished mouth-feel with luscious flavors of cherries and spice, vanilla and dark plum, and is integrated with plush tannins and a long, sweet finish

Louis M Martini Cabernet, Napa Valley 39

 Light on its feet but shows restraint while offering a plenty ample body and a spot-on finish.

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The Captain Jefferds Inn

Innkeepers Erik & Sarah Lindblom,
5 Pearl Street,
(Mailing) PO Box 691
Kennebunkport, ME 04046
(207) 967-2311
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