Topic: Essenhaus

5 Top Places for In-Home Amish Style Dining

Posted on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 in Amish, Food & Drink, Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

5 Top Places for In-Home Amish Style Dining

When people come to Elkhart County, Indiana, they are often looking for a place to get a good in-home Amish-style meal. Here are some dining tips and places that deliver a great in-home, family-style dining experience. First, you need to come hungry. An Amish-style meal is an all you care to eat, pass the plates … Continued

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Amish Country

Posted on Monday, January 26th, 2015 in Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Amish Country

Valentine’s Day is a Saturday this year, so be sure to make reservations and plans soon. Here are 5 entertaining (and some romantic) ideas for celebrating Valentine’s Day in Amish Country: 1.    Valentine’s Day Dinner at the Essenhaus features the talents of northern Indiana resident, Hannah Trager, who will provide beautiful acoustic guitar, piano and … Continued

Carb Your Enthusiasm!

Posted on Thursday, December 4th, 2014 in Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

Carb Your Enthusiasm!

1. Pie! Peanut butter cream pie at Middlebury’s Das Dutchman Essenhaus (one of 31 varieties) is made with a crumble of peanut butter covered with a silky filling topped with whipped cream. Bakery Brochure | Essenhaus Fun Facts Das Dutchman Essenhaus 240 US 20 Middlebury, IN 46540 (800) 455-9471 2. Slather fresh-churned butter and homemade … Continued

3 Resturants providing take home Thanksgiving Day Meals in Amish Country

Posted on Monday, October 29th, 2012 in Places to eat

Want to impress your guests by hosting a fabulous homemade meal, but you don’t want the mess or the hassle? Think about a take home Thanksgiving Day meal from your favorite Amish Country restaurant. Restaurants offering a classic Thanksgiving feast include: Amish Acres –Order dinner to feed 5 – 50 people. The meal includes Turkey … Continued

Hope Along the Heritage Trail

Posted on Monday, March 19th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County

The 2012 Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail and the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer are again partnering to raise awareness and generate funds for breast cancer research by raffling The Star of Hope quilt wall hanging, crafted with exclusive Vera Bradley fabrics, to benefit breast cancer research, they also want to introduce the … Continued

Thanksgiving Dinner in Amish Country

Posted on Monday, November 7th, 2011 in Uncategorized

There are a lot of terrific cooks in Amish Country.  Most people living in Amish Country have grandmothers or moms who roast beautiful birds and tasty hams and wonderfully delicious pies.  Aunts and cousins help round out the dinner with delectable side dishes. Unfortunately, my mom lives in Texas and my mother in law does … Continued

Along the Heritage Trail