Santa Fe Foodie Tour Package

Santa Fe Foodie Tours

We pride ourselves on providing guests with fresh and innovative comfort food every morning for breakfast. To help our guests expand their culinary horizons during their visit, we have partnered with Wander New Mexico, Santa Fe School of Cooking, and local chefs to offer an immersive and authentic taste of Santa Fe. Book three or Read More …

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberries Recipes

Lemon Ricotta pancakes

A hallmark of Spring at the Inn is our Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with fresh blueberries and we have decided to share our lemon pancakes recipe with you! The combination of lemon and blueberries is a classic and fresh-tasting pairing. These lemon pancakes are light and fluffy because you separate the eggs and beat the egg Read More …

Easy Homemade Granola Recipe

Fresh housemade granola available daily at breakfast

Life is far too short for store-bought commercial granola!  Homemade granola is easy to make and can be a healthy, comforting, and delicious treat any time of day. Most of the store-bought stuff is high in high fructose corn syrup, contains unhealthy fats and oils, and is packed full of fillers and unnecessary ingredients. Whipping Read More …

An Inn Favorite :: Sweet Breakfast Quinoa

Quinoa Porridge at the Inn of the Turquoise Bear

We enjoy providing our guests with fresh, tasty, and nutritious breakfast options at our Santa Fe inn.  As a bed and breakfast, this can be challenging when guests require a vegan, gluten-free or dairy-free diet.  Our sweet breakfast quinoa porridge is one of our go -to’s for guests who can’t enjoy our typical sweet breakfast Read More …

Orange Cranberry Scones :: Easy Breakfast Recipe

Fresh baked orange cranberry scones

There seems to be a myth that scones are hard to make.  Good scones can be quick and easy to prepare.  Scones need a light hand when mixing!  Most over-mix their dough which makes the scones hard and tough.  When David and I first traveled to Ireland almost 20 years ago, we stayed at a Read More …

Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Chess Pie :: Easy Dessert Recipe

Inn's classic Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Chess Pie

Guests at the Inn enjoy fresh house-baked treats daily in the living room. Friday is Pie-Day at our Santa Fe bed and breakfast.  A guest favorite is our Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Chess Pie with an all butter crust. It is an easy dessert recipe, only taking minutes to put together (once you have the crust made Read More …

Basil-Lime Smoothie Recipe – Delicious Summer Treat

Basil lime smoothie at breakfast

Each morning at the Bear we enjoy surprising guests with a unique smoothie starter to our gourmet breakfasts. Guests who stay with us for several days inevitably inquire first thing each morning, “What’s the smoothie of the day?”  This Basil-Lime smoothie is fresh, tart, and shouts out summer is here!  It’s one of our most requested Read More …

Turquoise Bear Blue Corn Pancake Recipe with Piñon Butter

Blue Corn Pinon Pancakes

For years in planning to become an Innkeeper I researched and tested different recipes for future use. I knew several pancake recipes would be needed in my repertoire but didn’t think a simple buttermilk pancake offering would be interesting….though I do love buttermilk pancakes! Buttermilk makes virtually every baked good taste better! Visiting Santa Fe, Read More …