Local Business Blog Post Series: Werner Christmas Tree Farm

Here at the Swift House Inn we love to support our local businesses. Alongside our blog post series featuring the local purveyors we purchase our food products from, we will also be running a blog post series featuring the local … Continue reading

Local Purveyors’ Blog Post Series: Otter Creek Bakery

When you search the internet for “why do restaurants serve complimentary bread before dinner?” you’ll receive a number of wide-ranging answers. Some restaurants simply want to make you feel welcome as they would welcome you into their home, some do … Continue reading

Shop Local at the Farmers Market in Middlebury, VT

There is nothing like buying a bunch of fresh produce that you know was just picked and harvested and going home to prepare a feast fit for a king. There are so many dedicated crafters, farmers, growers, cooks and bakers … Continue reading

Lake Champlain Maritime Festival – South Burlington VT

South Burlington, VT, located along the shores of the beautiful Lake Champlain is the perfect setting for the Lake Champlain Maritime Festival. This summer highlight event celebrates the past, present and future of this fantastic area and the Burlington Waterfront. … Continue reading

Vermont Cheese Makers Festival in Shelburne, VT

It all started hundreds of years ago when many farmers in Vermont had their own cows and made their own butter and cheese. Factories eventually came on the scene to commercially distribute products, which was originally only cheddar cheese. Many … Continue reading