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5 foods that beer makes better

Cold beer and a weekend at the cottage are synonymous with each other. Can you even head up to the lake without a two-four to enjoy during a sunset on the dock? But the next time you pop the cap off of a cold one, remember that...

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Time to reconnect: Eric and Victor

Eric and Victor are self-proclaimed muskie men. Wherever there’s muskie, you’ll find the two brothers. And it was their love for chasing muskie—or as they like to call them, “the fish of ten thousand casts”—that...

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Beer Cheese Fondue

Beer and cheese are both old friends and new acquaintances: Scientists found recently that cheese dulls our ability 
to taste wine, so some cheese aficionados are switching to beer as an accompaniment instead. Fondue is a...

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Need a new deck, dock, or gazebo? Let us know!

We're gearing up for another season of Decks, Docks and Gazebos, which means we're looking for cottage owners who are planning new decks, as well as a host who wants to take part in custom builds in cottage country. If you own a...

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Time to reconnect: Tony and Brigitte

In 1974, 17-year-old Brigitte and her parents travelled 650-kilometers from their hometown in Landshut, Germany, to vacation at a campground near Venice, Italy. Unbeknownst to Brigitte, while she and her parents were sunbathing...

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