Dillard Bluegrass and BBQ Festival

Dillard Bluegrass and BBQ Festival: July 31 and Aug 1 - Georgia State Barbecue Championship. Come stay at Beechwood Inn and Attend the Dillard Barbecue Competition and Festival. (more…) Read More...

Nov 26: Traditional Southern Thanksgiving Dinner 2015

Thanksgiving 2015 in the North Georgia Mountains at Beechwood Inn: Have your Thanksgiving holidays always been pretty normal? Want a new tradition for this Thanksgiving? Well, we have the place and the space you’ve been looking for! Head to the North Georgia Mountains for a serene, scenic, and special Thanksgiving holiday. Nov 26: Traditional Southern Thanksgiving Di Read More...

October 3: Autumn Italian Dinner

October 3: Autumn Italian Dinner:  The secret to the best cooking is sourcing the best ingredients. We believe that the fundamental truth of supporting local farming may be a panacea for many of our 21st century problems in both nutrition and regional economic development. But it is also crucial in our hedonistic search for the delicious and delightful “best place to di Read More...

Sep 26: Private Event

Sep 26: Private Event Read More...

Sep 19: Private Event

Sep 19: Private Event Read More...

Sept 13: Santa Fe Style Dinner with Spanish Wines

Sept 13: Santa Fe Style Dinner with Spanish Wines: Fall is only days away; this time of year makes me think of New Mexico with the smell of roasting peppers wafting on the cooler air. Join the Beechwood Inn for some of the best New Mexico-Style food you will find in Georgia.   (more…) Read More...

Sep 5 – Farm to Table Herb Garden Dinner

Sep 5 – Farm to Table Herb Garden Dinner: With late Summer weather we are offering seasonally inspired recipes that feature fresh herbs from our chef’s culinary garden. At the Beechwood Inn we celebrate local ingredients and include as many as we can. Our recipes present us with the opportunity to use the most flavorful produce, meats, and cheeses in our region. ( Read More...

August 29: Southern Nouveau Dinner

August 29: Southern Nouveau Dinner: We’ve gone to our grandmother’s old Southern Cookbook and dug out some of our favorites from our childhood – and then jazzed them up just a little bit. We’ve paired them to some wonderful wines to ensure an elegant “New American Southern Dinner.” (more…) Read More...

August 22 – Traditional Southern Summer Dinner

August 22 – Traditional Southern Summer Dinner: My grandparents had a large garden and my grandmother also foraged for wild edibles. In the summer they enjoyed fresh tomatoes, corn, green beans, squash and fresh peaches from their orchard. We have taken some of my grandmother’s recipes jazzed them-up a little and offer you a wonderful Southern–Style Summer Dinner. Read More...

August 15 – Traditional Southern Summer Dinner

August 15 – Traditional Southern Summer Dinner: My grandparents had a large garden and my grandmother also foraged for wild edibles. In the summer they enjoyed fresh tomatoes, corn, green beans, squash and fresh peaches from their orchard. We have taken some of my grandmother’s recipes jazzed them-up a little and offer you a wonderful Southern–Style Summer Dinner Read More...

2007 Poggio Antico Brunelo de Montalcino Riserva

2007 Poggio Antico Brunelo de Montalcino Riserva: We have a great new (old) wine at Beechwood Inn - but we are going to save it for special occassions. It is the 2007 Poggio Antico Brunelo de Montalcino Riserva, a really special wine that will knock your sock off. Learn more: (more…) Read More...

Best Rabun County Bed and Breakfast

Best Rabun County Bed and Breakfast:  My husband and I enjoy staying in B&Bs. We have frequented B&Bs in Highlands, NC, for many years, and we have always "driven through" Clayton on our way to Highlands. At the last minute, we decided to celebrate our wedding anniversary/Memorial Day on May 23. For a change, we checked out B&Bs in Georgia. I have received the Read More...

Noble Wine Cellar and Tasting Room

Noble Wine Cellar and Tasting Room: Jabe Hilson has recently opened the Noble Wine Cellar Tasting Room in the North Georgia Mountains. While his business is located at 58 N. Main Street in Clayton, he is processing and bottling his wine at Monteluce Winery near Dahlonega, Georgia. The making of his own wine is the culmination of a life-long creative journey.   No Read More...

August 8 – Summer Tuscan Dinner at Beechwood Inn

August 8 - Summer Tuscan Dinner at Beechwood Inn: What distinguishes Tuscan food since the time of the Etruscans has been its noble simplicity.  Country cooking attests to the seasonal goodness of garden produce and the perennial splendor of green-gold extra virgin olive oil. Tuscans are fanatical about freshness. (more…) Read More...

August 1 – Traditional Southern Summer Dinner

August 1 – Traditional Southern Summer Dinner: My grandparents had a large garden and my grandmother also foraged for wild edibles. In the summer they enjoyed fresh tomatoes, corn, green beans, squash and fresh peaches from their orchard. We have taken some of my grandmother’s recipes jazzed them-up a little and offer you a wonderful Southern–Style Summer Dinner. Read More...

GEORGIA COOKING SCHOOL

Grow, Cook , Eat –A North Georgia
Cooking School at Beechwood Inn:

Culinary classes make the perfect gift for that person who has everything and has been everywhere.  You don’t need to be a great cook to enjoy the class.


Learn the secrets of professional cooking.