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Giving Tuesday at McIntyre’s Books

This Giving Tuesday, consider a gift to Reindeer Readers! McIntyre’s Books is offering a great community gift for which they are looking for sponsors. For a $40 donation, you can send an entire classroom of Chatham County 1st graders home with a beginning reader book for the holidays.

If you’re interested in gift wrapping the books for this project, Sunday, December 4th through Tuesday, December 6th, the bookstore will be looking for volunteers! Wrapping paper, tape and ribbon will be provided – all you need to bring is your wrapping knowledge and some elbow grease!

The gift of literacy is irreplaceable and benefits us all. If interested or simply want to learn more call the bookstore at 919.542.3030.

Dish of the Day: Sea Bass

The Fearrington House Restaurant's fall menu is underway and pairs perfectly with the arrival of fall weather. Executive Chef Colin Bedford is continuously incorporating more farm-to-fork items with each menu - this season features turnips, carrots, herbs and more from Fearrington's gardens, as well as local meats and produce. The Sea Bass in this dish are sourced from the North Carolina coast, and the pasta is made at Fearrington! The Black Burgundy Truffles used in this dish have a very... Full Post >

McIntyre’s Top 5 Kids’ Stocking Stuffers

If you're looking for those last few goodies for the stockings hung with care - stop by McIntyre's Books! The children's reading section is full of books for the littlest readers at all levels, plus great gifts for their stocking, from card games to jigsaw puzzles and more. Check out Children's Book Buyer, Sarah's, suggestions below! A holiday Jellycat stuffed Polar Bar or Penguin is the perfect snugly companion for the holiday season. There's options for those who prefer warm weather... Full Post >

Celebrate Yule Log Tradition

It may be chilly outside, but the holiday celebrations are just getting warmed up! While you keep an eye out for beautiful holiday decor throughout the Village, don't forget about scrumptious yule logs crafted by The Fearrington House! This year, The Fearrington House team and Pastry Sous Chef Paola are offering four yule logs to ring in the holiday season: Gingerbread & Cream Cheese White Chocolate Peppermint Orange, Dulce & Cranberry Black Forest All Yule Logs... Full Post >

Hosting A Holiday Appetizer Party

Holiday entertaining is all about lots of food, drink and jubilation! And appetizer parties are a great way to entertain family, friends and neighbors. To guarantee a diverse appetizer spread, we suggest serving a combination of finger foods that satisfy several of the following food categories: Garden Include appetizers made with fruit or vegetables—raw, cooked, or stuffed. Starch Hearty, starchy appetizers include finger sandwiches, bruschetta, breadsticks, crackers, and rolls.... Full Post >

Pizza Wines at The Goat

Now that Roost is serving up wood-fired pizza through the chilly months at The Goat, there's more time to enjoy pizza and wine! Here are a couple of our wine team's favorite pizza friendly wines to enjoy. Jean-Antoine Luyt, Pipeno, Chile ($20) This is an all around winner for your pizza night! From the Pais grape, also known as the Mission grape, Jean-Antoine has made a medium bodied, spicy red with zippy notes of red currant and cherry mixed with some smoky black pepper and a... Full Post >