Plan Your Gettysburg Trip

  CLOSE TRIP PLANNER  

Cooking with a Gettysburg Chef – Shirley Marquardt of Dunlap’s Restaurant

By Donna White – Anyone who knows me knows I love to cook, but I flat out do not bake. I love to eat baked goods, but I just haven’t mastered the art of actually baking them. I always walk by the case in Dunlap’s Restaurant in awe of the beautiful mile high meringue atop the selection of pies. I was so excited to get the opportunity to learn just how these tasty desserts are made from Shirley Marquardt, the resident baker at Dunlap’s. Not only are the pies gorgeous, they are absolutely yummy! You just gotta try one!

About the Author
Living in the Gettysburg area for nearly 30 years, Donna White lives in nearby Cashtown, Pa. with her husband, Denny. She revels in shopping and showing love through food. She enjoys cooking Sunday Dinner each week for as little as 4 or as many as 14. Spending time with family and friends is her absolute favorite thing to do.

The post Cooking with a Gettysburg Chef – Shirley Marquardt of Dunlap’s Restaurant appeared first on Destination Gettysburg's Travel blog.

Visit The Road to Gettysburg Blog

Memorial Day Weekend with a Kick

Memorial Day Weekend with a Kick

Add a flavorful kick to your Memorial Day weekend in Gettysburg with the Gettysburg BBQ Festival! Fill your weekend with a bite of BBQ, some American history and Gettysburg’s Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies.

Learn more about this trip idea
Adams County Pie Trail

Adams County Pie Trail

If Adams County had a signature dessert, it would be pie. If you want to eat like a local, make your way through this pie trail on your next trip to the area. Whether you’re craving sweet or savory, don’t worry – this trail includes both. While there really are endless pies to try in Adams … Continue reading Adams County Pie Trail

The post Adams County Pie Trail appeared first on Destination Gettysburg's Travel blog.

Read this blog post
Celebrate Autumn in Gettysburg: Five Flavorful Fall Drinks

Celebrate Autumn in Gettysburg: Five Flavorful Fall Drinks

By Jess Clevenger – Fall is officially here and there are signs of it everywhere in Gettysburg, Pa. The days and nights are crisper and cooler, the leaves are just beginning to turn, there is that “fall smell” in the air and seasonal specials are being featured at all of our favorite restaurants and shops. … Continue reading Celebrate Autumn in Gettysburg: Five Flavorful Fall Drinks

The post Celebrate Autumn in Gettysburg: Five Flavorful Fall Drinks appeared first on Destination Gettysburg's Travel blog.

Read this blog post

Get the Gettysburg, Pa Travel Planner

Check out our Travel Planner online or have us send you one. Have an immediate question? Call us at 1.800.337.5015

Get the Planner

Free Destination Gettysburg Planning Guide

Events Calendar

Check out our unique festivals, fairs, exhibits, theater, & concerts.

View Calendar