HAPPY NEW YEAR!
EVENTS – RESTAURANTS – ACTIVITES – NEWS – RECIPES
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How crazy that 2019 is over and we are on to a new DECADE?! I hope you all had a great year and holiday season. We would love to hear some of your New Year’s Resolutions, so leave us a comment below! In 2020, we aim to continue growing and expanding our managing reach by adding more luxury homes to our plate. We always try our best to create the best guest experience, and hope to make it even better in the coming year. On that vein, stay tuned in the next couple of months for some exciting news that we can’t wait to share! In the meantime, while you try to contain your excitement, check out these fun events!
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For Later Events: GO HERE
Additionally, the SEAFOOD & WINE FESTIVAL is NEXT MONTH (February), so if you want to secure your dates, book now! It is one of the biggest events of the year, and we highly recommend attending!
GO TO OUR AVAILABILITY PAGE TO CHECK OUT WHICH DATES ARE OPEN
Featured Home of the Month:
The Rock is a beautiful oceanfront home located in Seal Rock. It can sleep up to 16 people, with 4 of the main bedrooms boasting ocean views to wake up to. It has an enormous, open kitchen perfect for feeding the masses and includes 2 ovens, 2 dishwashers, and 2 sinks! Not only that, but The Rock also has a hot tub, theater/movie room, and private beach access. Check out our AVAILABILITY PAGE to look for open dates and book directly with us!
Restaurant Highlight: PACIFIC SOURDOUGH
Pacific Sourdough, located in Waldport next to the Alsea Bay, is a local artisan bakery devoted to creating quality and delicious breads and pastries. They create natural leavened sourdough breads, delicious coffee-house pastries and specialty desserts, all made from scratch. All of the breads and pastries are handmade in small batches. They contain no preservatives, artificial ingredients or hydrogenated oils. They use sustainable northwest grown wheat flours, organic nuts, spices, and seeds, locally made butter and the best fruits of the season.
News Highlight: OPI GIVEAWAY
This past month, we offered our first Giveaway through Instagram! We collaborated with some of our favorite local businesses and the winner took home these great items:
- $100 to Rogue Brewing
- A Rogue Brewing Hat
- 2 Rogue Brewing Pint Glasses
- A Rogue Brewing sticker
- $20 to Pacific Sourdough
- A few stickers from Local Ocean Seafoods
- Chai mix from Green Salmon Coffee Company
For chances to win some cool gear/gift cards in the future, follow along on our
Update: The OPI Team worked hard during the month of December, going through all of the homes and double checking items and maintenance needs. We did save some time for fun on the beach though, so here are a few good photos :
RECIPE – RAVIOLI IN TRUFFLE CREAM SAUCE
2 T butter
1/2 C heavy cream
1-2 T truffle oil or truffle olive oil
1/4 C grated parmesan
8 oz of ravioli (your choice, but cheese is best)
sprinkle of green onion (garnish)
- Add butter to pan on low/medium heat
- Add heavy cream, then truffle oil
- Bring the mixture to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes
- Add parmesan and stir to combine
- Add cooked ravioli along with 1-2 T of pasta water
- Simmer for another minute and then season with salt and pepper. Top with green onion and more parmesan
Thanks for reading!