Mother’s Day Weekend Seafood Boil (5/13 & 5/14)

***This event is SOLD OUT, but we have room left at our Bourbon Dinner on May 18th. Check it out HERE.*** Mother’s Day is coming up and we heard your mom wants to do something fun with the family. So…on Saturday, May 13th and Sunday, May 14th – this Mother’s Day weekend – we are…

Photos from Farm to Table Dinner

There has been an element of a ‘farm to table dinner’ with every meal we’ve served since the opening of Coteau des Prairies Lodge in 2013. If it’s not the 28 Day Dry-aged Breker Beef, it’s fresh ground corn or wheat from the Breker farm or local garden veggies or sweet clover honey from the bees and…

Joe Breker Talks Cover Crops on Successful Farming TV

Joe Breker participated in an educational video project with Successful Farming Magazine to feature the benefits and how to’s of raising cover crops. While the project happened in back in 2015, we just recently viewed the video for the first time and it is a terrific primer for people who are interested in learning about…

PhotoRx Getaway Photography Workshop

On September 8-10th, 2017, Phillip Breker of PhotoRx Media is offering a weekend photography workshop at Coteau des Prairies Lodge. PhotoRx Getaway is your launching pad to better photography! This workshop is geared towards beginners and amateurs in photography. If you have a DSLR camera and you love to take pictures but you can’t seem to…

Photos from Amy Thielen Wine Dinner

Over three years in the making, a cooking retreat and wine dinner event combo has now come and gone. Hosting Amy Thielen at the lodge and giving her the keys to the kitchen was a fun milestone for us as we establish a reputation as a destination for great food. A destination not just for…

Farm to Table Dinner (4/6)

***Farm to Table Dinner is SOLD OUT. But we are doing it again soon with our Proof Artisan Distillers Bourbon Launch Dinner on May 18th and a Summer Beer Dinner featuring August Schell Brewing Company on June 21st. Stay tuned!*** Coteau des Prairies Lodge presents Farm to Table Dinner on April 6th, a five course…

Amy Thielen Wine Dinner (3/22)

Join us at Coteau des Prairies Lodge on Wednesday, March 22nd for a one-of-a-kind food & wine pairing event featuring award-winning TV chef and food writer Amy Thielen. Amy is known as the host of the Food Network show Heartland Table which is filmed in her kitchen at her home in rural Park Rapids, MN….

Joe Breker Recognized for Stewardship by National Corn Growers Association

Joe Breker, known by our guests as a regular at morning coffee and the guy who shows folks around the farm in his pickup, received a national honor at the annual Commodity Classic convention in San Antonio last weekend. For his 38 years of commitment to conservation agriculture and forward thinking innovation, Joe was presented the…

Give a Girl a Knife…or Maybe a Camera

With Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching we thought we’d give you a hand with picking the perfect gift for your sweetheart. Food and photography. These are two things we love at Coteau des Prairies Lodge. We have two upcoming getaways to choose from if you want to give your love a unique and special gift. Click the…

Amy Thielen’s Food & Wine Retreat – March 20-23rd, 2017

If you’re like us, you love the great Midwestern foods you grew up on and you love experiencing new flavors. Yes? And if you love to cook, we have just the thing for you! Join Amy Thielen, the award-winning author of The New Midwestern Table, at Coteau des Prairies Lodge on March 20-23rd, 2017 for a…

Fall Wine Pairing Dinner (11/17)

Join us at Coteau des Prairies Lodge on Thursday, November 17th for a one of a kind food & wine pairing event featuring wines from Juan Gil Estates and the the culinary talent of Chef Kari Oslowski. At our Fall Wine Pairing Dinner, you will have a unique opportunity to experience premium Spanish wines from Juan…

Dakota Marker Rematch

Nobody around here needs a reminder that there is a big postseason football game this weekend in the land formerly known as Dakota Territory. Folks know. The NDSU Bison get a rematch against their most formidable foe – The SDSU Jackrabbits! The Jacks were the only team to beat the Bison this year. The rivalry, enshrined…