On Friday, February 25, 2022 the Town of Long Lake welcomed the return of the Annual Hors D’Oeuvres Tour. This event made its return in 2022 after taking a year off due to Covid.

Three restaurants participated including the Long View Lodge, Adirondack Hotel and the Long Lake Diner/Owls Head Pub. Two groups toured around to each restaurant to enjoy a great night out of dining, reviewing and laughter. Guests hailed from Columbia County, NY, Northern New Jersey, Albany, Speculator, Indian Lake, and  Long Lake and more!

The winners for each location were as follows:
The Long View Lodge, Pig in a Blanket.
Adirondack Hotel, Pork Slider with candied peach jam
Long Lake Diner, Double-cream brie served with bourbon walnut sauce.

Pull apart beef

Beef Tenderloin with pulled apart bread was served at the Long Lake Diner. Fans of Trivia Night exclaimed, “Please add this to the menu!”

Long Lake Diner/Owls Head Pub served  a French Dip Tenderloin with pulled apart bread, Sorbet palatte cleanser and a Double- cream brie with bourbon walnut sauce.

“The palate cleanse was a nice touch!”

Double Cream Brie

Double-cream brie was a hit at the Long Lake Diner. This took top honors at the Long Lake Diner

Long Lake Diner comments included:

Double-cream brie, “Loved the crunchy outside!! Nice and warm in the middle and the walnut and brown sugar dipping sauce was unique.”

Tenderloin French Dip. “Loved the green onions and beef and the pull-apart bread was soft, melt in your mouth delicious texture and flavor. Would love to order that again!”

Kelsie Amber and Jason waits for their appetizers
menu Long View

Long View Lodge
Pig in Blanket, Snake river Farms American Wagyu Beef Hot Dog wrapped in puff pastry topped with cyprus sea flake salt.   Pork and Chicken Shu Mai which was a steamed dumpling filled with ground pork and chicken. Served with spicy sambai sauce. Winner for Best Appetizer at the Long View.

Grilled Mahi Mahi Street Taco, Baha style with a Flour Tortilla, pickled onion, garden salsa, chipotle aioli and queso fresco

appetizers on plate

The Long View Lodge, top honors went to their unique take on “Pig in a Blanket” featuring a Wagu Beef Hot Dog

More tables of eaters
Large Dining Group

Each restaurant offered their own selection of original appetizers and the guests were asked to vote for the best at each location.

Highlighted comments from the Long View Lodge.

“One pretty plate, great presentation, nice menu,”

“All was very good and well made.”

“Would order any of them again!”

Adirondack Hotel Menu

The Adirondack Hotel menu presented a full plate featuring Southern Italian Risotto Meatball with fresh Tomato Basil Sauce, Pork Slider with Candied peach Jam. Winner for Best Appetizer at the Adirondack Hotel and Asian Steamed Char Siu Bao Dumpling with Tare Sauce for Dipping

Jules and Sue

Adirondack Hotel guest comments included:

“Risotto meatball. Really tasty.”

“The Peach salsa on the Pork Slider was so different. The Bao, the sauce was amazing and loved the crust.”

“The tare sauce was awesome.”

three appetizers on a plate

The Adirondack Hotel menu included a Southern Italian Risotto Meatball with fresh Tomato Basil Sauce, Pork Slider with Candied peach Jam and Asian Steamed Char Siu Bao Dumpling with Tare Sauce for Dipping

Top Honors for the Adirondack Hotel was the Pork Slider with candied peach jam

Group at table Adk Hotel
Bussing for the ride

Long Lake provides door to door service from home or lodging to all locations. Let us do the driving!