Pizza & Wine Pairings

What better way to bring in the weekend than with wood-fired pizza? Wood-fired pizza and a fantastic wine pairing, of course! Check out your favorite pizzas below and join us this weekend for live muisc, local brews and delicious wood-fired pizza!

Mozzarella, Tomato, Basil $11
Pairs with: Sauvignon Blanc

Prosciutto, Olives, Fontina & Arugula $15
Pairs with: Pinot Noir

House Garlic Sausage, Crispy Brussel Sprouts, Sweet Potato Mostarda, Pickled Shallots & Asiago $16
Pairs with: Malbec

Crispy Pancetta, Confit Garlic, Carmelized Onions, Egg, Fontina & Truffle Oil $16
Pairs with: Malbec

Roasted Mushroom, Tuscan Kale Pesto, Stracchino & Herb Crumb $15
Pairs with: Pinot Noir

Delicata Squash, Pear, Gorgonzola, Cipollini, Sage & Hazelnut $15
Pairs with: Chardonnay

Don’t forget to stop by the wine shop and grab a bottle after your meal! Or, stop by The Goat Saturdays at 3pm to sip on some free wine samples and chat about your favorite grapes.

– David, The Goat Sommelier

Wine By The Glass Pairings

Have you ever wondered what wine to pair with your meal at The Goat? We've put together wine pairings based on our rotating wine by the glass selections and The Goat's menu! Check out your favorites below and ask for a glass of wine on your next lunch visit! Soups/Chili Meat Chili, Vegetable Chili, and Tomato Bisque pair well with the Pinot Noir. We recommend pairing the Chicken Noodle Soup with the Chardonnay. Salads The Cobb Salad and Roasted Sweet Potato & Pear Salad we suggest... Full Post >

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Riley Foster has been welding and fabricating aluminum and stainless steel for more than 37 years. His business, Foster's Custom Steel opened in 1987, crafting everything from equipment repair to small repair jobs, to artwork. Foster's metal sculptures are made from mostly recycled metal from small to large in size; some are made to move with the wind. He also creates archways, benches and water fountains. His artwork is on display in the House of Blues in Florida, California and Myrtle Beach,... Full Post >

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Valentine's Day is just around the corner this year, and here at Dovecote, we have got the perfect gift for your special someone! A perennial favorite, the Matta scarf delights each of every one of its wearers. Spring or fall, bright or subdued, worn around the shoulders or the waist, the versatility of this piece is unparalleled. Each year, Matta comes out with new colorations and each year we think they can't be topped! For the festive holiday at hand, we love these scarves in shades of... Full Post >

Wine for Your Valentine

Avoid the plonk* this Valentine’s Day and invest in a little viticultural primer like The 24-Hour Wine Expert by Jancis Robinson. Valenwine: it’s the gift that keeps on giving. This slim guide helps you choose a good bottle, serve it properly (step away from the mason jar): think: decanting, breathing, pouring, tasting, and pair wine with your meal. While there are sadly, no suggested pairings for Cocoa Puffs, there is a heady chapter on describing wine with common tasting... Full Post >

Caitlin & Cary

Caitlin and Cary tied the knot on October 29, 2016. These newlyweds said their "I do"s under the Crab Apples and danced the night away in The Barn! How did you and your partner meet? After three years of living in Chapel Hill for graduate school, I moved away to start a new job in Raleigh the same month Cary moved to Chapel Hill from Arkansas to start his internal medicine residency. Thinking the young professional pool of eligible bachelors would be better there, I joined Tinder in the... Full Post >