Order Your Favorite Wine at The Goat!

We offer wide variety of wines at The Goat, catering to many different regions and varieties. We are proud of our wine selection and continually curate our offerings to ensure you can get great wine at an affordable price. However, we realize that we can't stock every wine, so our team is happy to offer special order wines at The Goat wine shop to ensure your wine palate is pleased. To...



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Drink Pink!

With the weather reaching its apex in heat, Fearrington's Wine Team turns to a trusty ally during the summer: rosé! Nothing cools you down faster than a cool glass of a crisp, dry, deliciously pink wine. We have many selections from all over the world right here at The Goat. Try bottles from Germany, France, Italy, and even Lebanon! Come explore the wide, wide world of rosé wine with...



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Arnold’s Revenge

As far as classic Southern drinks go, the Arnold Palmer is one of the most popular ways to cool down throughout the summer. Fearrington's twist on this traditional drink is a balanced, refreshing summer cocktail. A Twist on Arnold Palmer Eagle Rare Bourbon serves as the base liquor, from there Harney & Son’s Lemon Verbena tea is slowly steeped and married with honey to...



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Meet Richard & Ann

Richard Potter & Ann Bromberg have been Fearrington residents since 2011. We asked them what they loved most about living at Fearrington - here's what they shared about their experience. What persuaded you to move to Fearrington? When we were visiting our children over a period of a couple of years in Chapel Hill, my daughter Liz drove me here just to look. I came back several times by...



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Unwind in Jenny’s Garden

One of Fearrington's most iconic and beautiful garden's is Jenny's Garden. Named for Jenny Fitch, this peacful garden behind The Fearrington House Inn is a favorite for guests and visitors alike. The white arbor benches in the corners of Jenny's Garden have picture perfect views of the blooming flowers in the center of the garden. Relax and enjoy the views of the Inn, the Pecan Trees and the...



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Meet Junior Sous Chef Zac

Zac joined The Fearrington House Restaurant team in 2014 and was promoted to Junior Sous Chef in 2015. Previously, Chef Zac had worked at restaurants and sustainable farms in Virginia and North Carolina. At Fearrington he's using those skills to improve the plantings in the restaurant gardens, as well as creating housemade ingredients in our kitchens. Read more about his experiences below! What...



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Beach Wine

If you've been by The Goat recently, you might have seen our monthly Wine Satchels featuring six wines chosen by Wine Director Maximilian Kast. This month's theme is beach wines - perfect company for a summer vacation! "With more than 300 miles of beaches, North Carolina is a summer paradise for those who love the water and the endless serenity of the ocean," said Kast. "For me the ocean, or...



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Summertime Spiced Blackberry Punch

Punch cocktails are trendy right now, so we're jumping on the bandwagon. We've created our own signature version using ingredients from Fearrington's gardens. Take a break from the summer heat with this refreshing cocktail. Spiced Blackberry Punch This summertime cocktail features Zaya Reserva Rum, a 12-year aged reserve rum from Trinidad and Tobago. The blackberries here are...



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Up Your Cocktail Game

Inspired by the tasty handcrafted cocktails featured at The Fearrington House Restaurant or The Granary? So are we. These are truly works of art and though we could never replicate such stunners, we can come close thanks to some bartending accessories new at Dovecote. Molds from Peak Ice Works act as the base for your specialty drink. We have two; one makes massive cubes and the other makes...



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Refresh in the Cutting Garden

Did you know many of our floral arrangements throughout the Village (and sometimes at our special events) are made using flowers grown in our own gardens? One of the best spots to see these blossoms is in the cutting garden. Tucked away from the Village Center, the bench in the cutting garden is the perfect place to rest and relax in the shade. Take in the quiet blooms and watch the bees and...



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