At The Belted Goat

Our coffee and wine shop offers an extensive bottled wine selection, artisan lunch and dinner options, housemade pastries and gelato from the The Fearrington House Restaurant. Read below for behind the scenes details on the menu, the story of our coffee, and more!

Summer Beers at the Belted Goat

As Spring comes to an end, these beers should keep you cool and content. I just hope you can find some shade! Mother Earth 'Park Day' Pilsner: A traditional Pilsner style brewed the traditional way: only German malt and hops. Our lightest beer on tap, you'll find notes of citrus and flowers, this crisp beer is best enjoyed on a humid, muggy day to help cool down. Fearrington-Fullsteam Summer...



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Billecart-Salmon Champagnes

"Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right." —F. Scott Fitzgerald Who doesn’t enjoy a glass of Champagne? Whether it’s to commemorate an occasion, paired with Chef Bedford’s first bites or as a way to finish off an evening there is always a time and place. Raise your glasses with us at Fearrington as we are now serving Billecart-Salmon Champagne for your...



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Wines to Welcome Spring

It appears that we might be in the clear to come out of our hibernation and finally enjoy the beautiful weather. Find a sunny spot out on the patio, at our picnic table by the pastures, or by the fountain at the Roost, and try out some of my favorite picks from the Belted Goat. Let's soak up that sunshine! Vignoble du Reveur "Pierres Sauvages" $20 [ORGANIC] An organic field blend of pinots...



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Your Valentine’s Wines

With Valentine's Day falling on a Wednesday, I know we'll be celebrating it all throughout the week. Whether it be a night out over the weekend, or a simple night in watching feel-good Rom-Coms, here are some options to please them all: For the traditionalist: Charles Gilbert de Vinde, Brut Reserve, Champagne, France at $36 For the "I only drink Prosecco": Le Vigne de Alice "d'Oro...



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Groundhog Day

An odd, but relevant tradition - Groundhog's Day. I've got a funny feeling that the groundhog might be seeing a shadow this year, indicating a longer Winter. With that said, should my prediction be right, here are some heavier reds to hold you through until Spring decides to grace us with her presence. Cavalo Preto, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mendoza, Argentina at $13 Domaine La Tour Vieille "La...



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Wine & Cheese

Do you swoon over the idea of spending hours in your local cheese isle? Do you have lively conversations with your cheesemonger? January 20th happens to be National Cheese Lover's Day, so celebrate with a plethora of your favorite cheeses! Now which wines pair best with these classic cheeses . . . A great rule to start with: what grows together, goes together! I've listed some of the most...



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Belted Goat Celebrations

Did you know The Belted Goat is available to rent for special events? With several private and semi-private rooms, plus options to rent the entire space, The Belted Goat is an ideal venue for bridal luncheons, anniversary or birthday celebrations, wedding receptions, baby showers, reunions, rehearsal dinners and much more! Housed in the original Fearrington farm's granary, The Belted Goat is...



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Holiday Wine Survival Kits

Unsure of what wine to get for your festive soirée? Fearrington's wine team is excited to offer three Holiday Survival Kits available for purchase at The Goat! The Basic Holiday Survival Kit features three bottles: one sparkling wine, one white wine, and one red wine. This kit is valued at $50, but you can purchase it for only $39.99! Les Jamelles, Chardonnay, Pays d'Oc, France This...



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Italian Wine Survival Kit

Unsure of what wine to get for your festive soirée? Fearrington's wine team is excited to offer three Holiday Survival Kits available for purchase at The Goat! The Italian Deluxe Holiday Survival Kit features four bottles. This kit is valued at $105, but you can purchase it for only $89.99! Le Vigne de Alice, "d'Oro", Prosecco Superiore, Valdobbiadene, Italy  Named after the winemakers'...



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French Wine Survival Kit

Unsure of what wine to get for your festive soirée? Fearrington's wine team is excited to offer three Holiday Survival Kits available for purchase at The Goat! The French Deluxe Holiday Survival Kit features four bottles. This kit is valued at $105, but you can purchase it for only $89.99! Dumont & Fils, Brut, Champagne, France The Dumont family has been tending vines in the Aube...



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