2920 Featured Recipe:
Fudge Brownie Torte
1/2 cup butter or margarine, plus 2 tsp
1-1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips, divided
2 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
1 cup sugar
2 large eggs, slightly beaten
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/4 tsp salt
1 cup flour
1/4 cupwhipping or heavy cream
Coat 9-inch round cake pan with non-stick spray, line the bottom with wax paper and spray again. Preheat oven to 350.
In large mixing bowl, beat butter, brown sugar, 1 tsp vanilla, & 2 eggs until light and creamy. Add in pumpkin and mix.
Melt 1/2 cup of butter or maragarine, 1 cup chocolate chips, and cocoa in a medium sauce pan over low heat. Remove from heat and stir in sugar, eggs, vanillla, and salt. Stir in flour until just blended then spread into baking pan.
Bake for 25 minutes or until toothpick comes out almost clean. Let cool 15 minutes of wire rack then remove from pan and cool completely.
Bring cream just to boiling point in a small saucepan. Remove from heat and stir in remaining chocolate chips, and butter until melted. Cool to thicken, stirring occasionally.
Place cake on wax paper and spread on topping. Refrigerate about one hour to firm. Garnish with raspberries or strawberries on a plater and serve for a romantic desert!
Happy New Year to you and yours! May your year be filled with health and happiness. We thank you for your support in 2009 and look forward to an even better 2010!
Winter Blues got you down? With the extreme cold we all seem to be experiencing so far this season, it's not surprising! Good thing that it's warm and cozy at the INN at 2920 in Baltimore - the perfect place for a mid-winter get-away, a business trip to Baltimore, or a trip to visit friends and family.
Below we'll highlight a few good reasons to come and visit us. It's time again for Baltimore Restaurant Week in January and a full month of Romance in February. And, there's a three day weekend in each month, too!
Don't forget, we're always thinking about Baltimore Business Travelers. With free breakfast (as early as 7AM), free parking, free wifi, free beverages and treats, and the modern amenities we're known for, INN at 2920 is a business traveler's heaven!
There's always a reason to take a few days for yourself so "Get INN-Spired" and plan a stay at INN at 2920 B&B in Baltimore this winter!
With our regards,
Warren Munroe and David Rohrbaugh
Need a Mini Vacation to start the New Year?
INN at 2920 B&B in Baltimore is a great get-away destination to start off the New Year!
With Baltimore Restaurant Week and the three-day MLK Weekend, there are no better reasons to plan a trip to Baltimore this month!
- 2010's First Three-Day Weekend:
The Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday is Monday, January 18th. There is no better opportunity to take a few days to get-away than a 3 day weekend! There are restaurants, shops, and pubs all within a block or two of INN at 2920, so you can park the car and enjoy yourself, even when the weather tries to keep you inside!
Baltimore Restaurant Week
runs from Friday, January 22nd through Sunday, February 7th
! More than 90 restaurants in and around Baltimore will offer a three-course dinner for $35.10
and some will also offer a three-course lunch for $20.10. Visit the Baltimore Restaurant Week website to peruse the participating restaurants, see the menus being offered, and place free on-line reservations.
Once you have made a decision, call or contact INN at 2920
to plan your first Get-Away of the New Year!
Romance in February...
At the INN at 2920 Bed and Breakfast, the entire month of February is known as Valentine's Month because not everyone can make plans for a Romantic Escape on the 14th.
- Chocolate Covered Strawberries
- Long Stem Roses
- Fresh Flower Bouquet
- Cheese and Cracker Tray
- Couple's Massages
- Dinner Vouchers
- Your special idea
Valentine's Day is Sunday, February 14th - conveniently nestled in another three-day weekend thanks to President's Day on Monday, February 15th!
But don't limit yourself only to Valentine's Weekend because love and romance aren't limited to specific days!
Surprise your someone special with a stay at INN at 2920 and he or she won't even care what day you choose! Take the opportunity that the month of February provides and make it romantic from beginning to end...
New Incentive for 2010:
INN at 2920, Baltimore's Boutique B&B, appreciates your loyalty. Over the past two years, many of you have "Spread the Word" by forwarding these newsletters to others. Some have given us "Five Star" reviews on TripAdisor.com and BedandBreakfast.com. And, more recently, many have become a "Fan of INN at 2920" on Facebook.
All of your efforts don't go unnoticed! Keep up the great job of sharing your support of INN at 2920 in Baltimore.
New this year, INN at 2920 is happy to introduce an even bigger idea, the "Refer INN" Rewards Program:
Who better to promote INN at 2920 than you?
Refer five (5) Guests who book and stay at INN at 2920 during the 2010 Calendar year and receive a $200.00 BedandBreakfast.com Gift Card, accepted at nearly 4000 B&B's in the US and Canada.
Your referrals must give your full name when making a reserving or upon arrival. Once your five referrals have stayed at INN at 2920, you must send an email with the names of the guests you referred and the $200 Gift Card will be sent to you!
It's that easy and you deserve it!
A Recent Winner: A $75 Gift Card belongs to one of the sixty-three new Facebook Fans since the last newsletter. The winner is:
D. L. Reynolds of Orrstown, PA. Congratulations!
Become a fan of INN at 2920 for your chance at a $75 Gift Card.
Hopefully this email has warmed you up a bit and given you a few ideas for a Dining Experience, a Business Trip, or a Romantic Escape in Baltimore! With the coupon below you can stay with us for as little at $160.00 a night!* But hurry, the coupon expires on March 31, 2010!
Also, remember to visit INN at 2920 B&B on Facebook and become a fan for your chance at a $75 Gift Card.
However you do it, find a way to "Get INN-Spired this Winter."
Until our next issue - or your next visit, whichever is first - we send our regards to you and yours...
Warren and David
*Black out dates apply, including Valentine's Weekend. Discount can not be combined with other specials or packages. Coupon must be presented for discount.