February 17, 2019

Trophy Room’s Snowflake Martini

Bottoms Up
By Lynda Wheatley | Jan. 19, 2019

Of all the winning cocktails and warm-ups on the Trophy Room menu, nothing says “snow bunny vacay” like its Snowflake Martini. Captain Morgan’s Loco Nut rum puts a little crazy in your day, while Rumhaven — a combo of premium Caribbean rum, pure cane sugar, and coconut water — adds an uplifting dose of real refreshment. The pairing is made perfect with a swirl of vanilla syrup and generous (and delish) rimming of sweetened coconut. Just-right sized for a slope-side libation and not overly sweet, the Snowflake brings the party without compromising your vertical. Find it for $10 at Boyne Mountain Resort’s Trophy Room Pub & Pizzeria. Located inside the resort’s Clock Tower Lodge at 1 Boyne Mountain Rd. (866) 222-3137, www.boynemountain.com

Trending

Welcome to Michigan’s Most Remote Brewery

After years of planning and honing his beer-making skills, this spring, Patrick McGinnity plans to open Beaver Island’s first microbrewery. Opening a craft brewery is challenging. Opening one on a remote island in Lake Michigan that’s either a 15-minute plane ride or a two-and-a-half-hour ferry ride from ... Read More >>

Gaylord: A boomtown Up North

Gaylord native Gary Scott had moved to Indiana, where he and some partners started a business to invest in distressed properties. He was talking to a banker in Detroit about real estate in Bloomington when he asked what kind of deals might be available in northern Michigan. ... Read More >>

Lost in the Lake

Losing a loved one to drowning is one kind of terrible tragedy. Not knowing where their body is, except that it’s out there in a certain section of water, is another kind altogether.That’s something Kelly Dalton said she learned after her son, 21-year-old Tyler Lee Spink, drowned ... Read More >>

Small Up North Towns on the Rise

Spotlight on Bellaire (pictured)Seems Traverse City isn’t the only place in the region making those “Best of” lists. The Antrim County hamlet of Bellaire was recently named to the list of Best Lakeside Towns in the U.S. by Country Living Magazine, alongside the likes of Vergennes, Vermont, Greenville, ... Read More >>