Best Thing I Ever Ate

The Foodie Girls bill themselves as “two ordinary girls with extraordinary appetites and a passion for good food!”  We have had the pleasure of meeting them and  we think that they’re extraordinary. We met them way back in 2010 at the Grand Food & Wine Affair in Sugar Land, Texas. We were delighted when they […]

My dad lives in Maine. And I love the Kennebunk Inn….This 200 plus-year-old property right in the heart of Kennebunk was remodeled in 2008 and has 18 guest rooms and eight family suites . . . and a great restaurant, Academe. Cat Cora put these folks on the map thanks to the Food Network TV show The Best Thing I Ever Ate, selection of the Maine lobster pot pies from chefs Brian and Shanna O’Hea.

The owners and chefs of Maine Lobster Pot Pie are interviewed by Amy Harrington of  They discuss their inn & restaurant as well as their decision to start The historic Inn has been around for generations, and you are sure to be welcomed with a cozy room and a delightful dining experience. Dine […]

We were honored to be nominated to be on the Food Network’s “Best Thing I Ever Ate”  by Chef Cat Cora for our signature appetizer, Maine Lobster Pot Pie. The dish was featured on the episode, “Reinvented Classics.” If you are looking for the show in your television program guide, it is Season 4, Episode […]

Maine Lobster Pot Pie, the signature appetizer from Academe at The Kennebunk Inn, was featured on the Food Network’s program, “Best Thing I Ever Ate – Reinvented Classics.” Now you can prepare this dish in the comfort of your own home. Chefs/Owners Brian & Shanna O’Hea give you step-by-step instructions on how to prepare this […]