Fearrington’s wine program is delighted to offer 10% off six or more bottles of wine purchased at The Goat! Whether you ask The Goat’s wine guru to mix and match a custom case, or you choose the bottles yourself, you’ll enjoy wines from hand-selected producers at a great value!
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Fearrington House Restaurant, The Goat
April 10, 2015 1:16 PM | By Village Confidant | No Comments
Who knew the amazing new desserts at The Goat would don white and dark chocolate curls?
Fearrington’s Cake Designer and Chocolatier Emma Isakoff gave us a full tutorial!
Start with tempered chocolate at 33 degrees Celsius, known as working temperature in the kitchen, and spread on acetate strips. Why acetate? “Chocolate crystals will mimic whatever surface you place it on,” says Emma. “The acetate is shiny which gives the final product a beautiful sheen.”
Once the chocolate is nice and spread out, the “chocolate comb” comes into use. This metal kitchen instrument creates the ribbon shape. You trim to the appropriate length for the pastry, curl by hand and then set to harden.
The final step? Adorn the dessert and let the guests enjoy!
The Fearrington House Inn
There are countless details that go into creating the relaxing and rejuvenating environment that the guests of The Fearrington House Inn know and love. From the beautifully crafted throw pillows and Kingsdown feather mattress pillow tops on the beds, to the hand-laid heated tiles that warm your feet in the bathrooms, to the beautiful gardens surrounding the Inn rooms, to the chocolate truffles that polish off an exquisite meal at The Fearrington House Restaurant. Not to mention the freshly... Full Post >
We're honored to announce that several businesses at Fearrington Village have been nominated in 17 categories for Chapel Hill Magazine's "Best of Chapel Hill 2015" award!
If you think we're the best in Chapel Hill and you'd like to vote for us (we'd love it if you did!), click here.
• Best Upscale Restaurant: The Fearrington House Restaurant
• Best Place to Indulge: The Goat
• Best Place for Breakfast/Brunch: The Fearrington Granary
• Best Burger:... Full Post >
Fearrington Weddings, Real Weddings
Cassie and Richard tied the knot on December 28, 2014. These newlyweds said their "I dos" at the Garden Terrace, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Granary.
How did you and your partner meet?
I was having a post-shift drink at the tavern that I used to work at in Apex when Richard sat one bar stool down from me. I was slightly annoyed, as the bar was empty - I wasn't in the mood for small talk. Richard began speaking to me, though, and I was pleasantly surprised by his... Full Post >
We were excited to catch up with Joanna Maxham, designer and owner of Joanna Maxham, before her trunk show at Dovecote on Saturday, April 11th and Sunday, April 12th. Read on to see what she shared with us about her fabulous collection!
What three words best describe your line?
Clean, simple, fresh and sophisticated. Modern design mixed in with traditional materials and craftsmanship.
What has been your inspiration this season?
When working on SS'15 I was inspired by soft... Full Post >
Haven, our spa boutique, is busy Spring cleaning! We are having a special 50% off sale on select inventory, including our entire PJ Harlow lounge wear and Elemis holiday gift box sets!
What are we making room for? A larger selection of Eberjey intimate wear, lounge wear and more fantastic Elemis products of course!
Come drop by and find your new lounge wear along with our luxurious line of UK skin care products. We also have selected TKEES shoes to finish your look! Full Post >