Watson Lake Inn Cooking Classes

Our Cooking Classes are featured now for two years. Since inception we received a lot of positive feedback and suggestions; and even more questions. I will try to answer some of those in this post below. Cooking Classes at Watson Lake Inn Designed to give attendees a kitchen to learn, practice, and have fun in. Our classes are meant to …

Mothers Day

Mother’s Day Celebration

Mothers Day is approaching fast…at Watson Lake Inn, we offer you for your mom a unique and memorable experience to and to celebrate in style. History about Mother’s Day In most countries, Mother’s Day is an observance derived from the holiday as it has evolved in the United States, promoted by companies who saw benefit in making it popular. As …

Local Market

Foraging in Arizona

Native Arizona Foods Since my teens in Germany, I have been fascinated with wild food foraging. Teaching members of my family about safe, wild edible mushrooms and berries in the mountains. A fascinating hobby that now allows us in Arizona to experience, to a degree, how human ancestors lived off the land. The Arizona growing season chugs along all year …

St Patricks Day

Celebrate St. Patricks Day

St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in the US St. Patrick’s Day observes of the death of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. The holiday has evolved into a celebration of Irish culture with parades, special foods, music, dancing, drinking and a whole lot of green. While not a legal holiday in the United States, is nonetheless widely recognized and observed …

Memon Water

Memon at Watson Lake Inn

The Memon Technology At Watson Lake Inn we recently installed the Memon technology for the benefit of our customers and guests. Achieving our goal to become a Memon certified business like many others around the globe. An recognition for the highest standard of well-being through holistic protection. The well-being of your guests is well worth the effort. What you should …

Valentines Day by Anna Claudia

Valentines Day

This year you can enjoy a romantic stay at Watson Lake Inn Choose from one of our four suites for your Happy Valentine’s Day Getaway in the Granite Dells. Valentine’s Day customs Were developed in early modern England. Then spread throughout the English-speaking world in the 19th century and later to other countries. In the United States, the first mass-produced Valentines of …

January Special “Stay Local Eat Local”

Happy New Year 2019 Our January Special Offer “Stay Local – Eat Local” is a Thank You to our customers. Reserve your next stay at Watson Lake Inn by January 5. Book 2 nights and get a free lunch for two while you stay. Book 3 nights and get a free dinner for two while you stay. Valid for reservations …

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Auspicious Foods

On New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day Auspicious foods are eaten in many parts of the world, those have important symbolic meanings. They seem to fall into several major categories. The first class symbolizes financial prosperity. This type of food is round like coins. The second type of New Year’s food symbol represents the hope of having food on …

Merry Christmas

  Happy Holidays to all our customers and business partners from all of us here at Watson Lake Inn. We are closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day to celebrate with family and friends. Christmas is of these few days of the year when we cherish, celebrate and honor American, Mexican and German traditions and customs. We’ll be open the day …

cowboy beans

Frontier food staple cowboy beans

Beans were a staple on the frontier. Cowboy beans (also known as chuck wagon beans) is a bean dish popular in the southwestern United States. The dish consists of pinto beans and ground beef in a sweet and tangy sauce. Other types of meat can be used. The flavor is similar to baked beans but with a southwestern twist. They’re high in protein, and they stick to …