This Saturday, October 20, The Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island will present its Oktoberfest 2018. The event, which is held from 1 to 5 PM will include a classic pig roast and live music from Points East Band. There will be a raffle to benefit the Island Gift of Life Foundation. Tickets are $40 for adults and $20 for children under eight. The buffet is from 1 to 3:30 PM. For tickets and more info, visit www.theramsheadinn.com.
This fall, Friday night is Date Night at the Ram’s Head Inn. For a prix fixe of $35 per person, the chef will prepare a special three-course meal, which is complimented with specially priced wines. Live music in the lounge also makes this a romantic night on the island.
Harbor Hall, the classic cocktail and music lounge at the Ram’s Head Inn, is celebrating fall with a custom crafted cocktail from its in house mixologist, Harry Brigham:
The Smashing Pumpkin
2 oz Soltado Spicy Añejo tequila
2 oz fresh local apple cider
3/4 oz pumpkin spice syrup
2 1/2 oz Shipyard Pumpkin Head Ale (or other pumpkin flavored beer)
Combine first three ingredients in mixing cup with ice, shake to chill, strain into chilled martini glass. Add pumpkin beer. Garnish with fresh apple slice and a dash of nutmeg.