Ludlow’s Island Blog

Labor Day Recipes

Labor Day is just around the corner, so we’ve put together a couple of our favorite picnic and grilling recipes! Our Favorite Burger We’ve tried a lot of burger recipes, but this flavorful twist on a classic recipe is a go-to and always a hit. Whether you’re firing up the Weber, broiling in the oven, or keeping it simple on a countertop grill, you’ll see why we think this juicy, flavor-packed burger is a keeper. Ingredients: 1 ½ lb lean ground beef ½ onion, finely chopped 1 tsp soy sauce 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce 1 egg 1 (1 oz) [...]

Our Amphicar

Rides in our amphibious car are a favorite activity for guests at Ludlow’s Island, but not everyone knows the history of our unique vehicle. The amphicar descended from military amphibious craft; a total of 3,878 amphicars were built in West Germany and shipped to the United States during the 1960s, and they are still the only civilian amphibious passenger automobile to ever have been produced. All amphicars are convertibles and the civilian models were originally offered in only four colors: beach white, regatta red, lagoon blue, and fjord green. Our beach white car received a total restoration in 2017 [...]