Behind the Scenes: Creating Tetherow Cocktails

The creative names are just one aspect of these delicious inspirations by Sarah Gorton   Ever wondered how the bartenders at Tetherow create all of the unique drinks served at the Member’s Lounge? I picked Food & Beverage Manager Kevin Gilman’s mind for a behind the scenes look into what goes on behind the bar at Tetherow. According to Kevin, when it comes to cocktail creation, bartenders tend to lean toward one of two styles. Some bartenders, like Kevin, like to play with the classics, reinventing them with modern ingredients or new techniques, while other bartenders like to experiment with new flavors and technologies to create something completely new. One of the drinks that Kevin has recently been toying with is… Read More

Destination Weddings in Central Oregon

Current Wedding Style Trends Include Succulents and Rustic Decor by Yoko Minoura The scenic beauty and recreational opportunities that make Central Oregon a tourist mecca have also turned it into a popular setting for something else: destination weddings. In the 2015 The Source Weekly “Best of Central Oregon” awards, Tetherow took second place in “Best Place for a Wedding Reception.” First place went to Aspen Hall, owned by Bend Park & Recreation. Both venues fit with the outdoorsy, rustic-chic trend currently dominating weddings, according to Tetherow Wedding and Event Sales Manager Shelly Mirabile. And more couples booking destination weddings are looking to mountains instead of beaches as the backdrop for their big day. “A lot of couples have vacationed here,” Shelly said,… Read More