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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a Spicy Margarita!

We love margaritas anytime but especially on Cinco de Mayo. Try something new this time with W & P’s Spicy Margarita mix where all the work of mixing the perfect drink is already done for you. Carefully crafted from real lime juice, cane sugar and chili spice, this small batch syrup kicks it up a notch. Spicy Margarita ½ oz syrup 1 ½ oz tequila 1 ½ oz water Mix syrup, tequila ...



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Award Winning Chutneys at Nest

Le Bon Magot, or "the hidden treasure", produces specialty chutney and marmalata inspired by the owner’s family heritage and international experience. The chutney has been a ubiquitous part of Indian cuisine since before 500 B.C., with each region relying on a distinctive spice blend to preserve locally cultivated or foraged produce. Currently, Nest offers four varieties of these uniquely...



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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Here at Dovecote, we believe in treating your mother like royalty. As such, we've put together a helpful little guide to shower her in lovely gifts on her special day. Sylca jewelry. We love this mother-daughter designer line of bold and colorful pieces. Each necklace, bracelet, and pair of earrings are handmade and pack a special (yet lightweight!) punch for every ensemble. Muun bags....



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Independent Bookstore Day, Children’s Book Week and more

Dear Gentle Reader, This Saturday is, as proclaimed by Governor Roy Cooper, Independent Bookstore Day in North Carolina. Show us some love and show off your independence by visiting your local bookstore. We at McIntyre’s are marking the day with a blow out sale. 50% off select titles and gift items, Also around the Village this Saturday, a trunk show at Dovecote with Lisette L and Brian...



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Hannah & Kevin

Hannah & Kevin tied the knot on September 23, 2017. These newlyweds said their "I do"s under the Crabapples and danced the night away in The Barn! How did you and your partner meet? Hannah and I met when we were both students at Emory University. We met on the Fourth of July while setting off grocery store “fireworks” on the roof of a parking deck with some mutual friends. At the...



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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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St. Patrick’s Day at the Fearrington House: Irish Whiskies!

Good Irish Whiskey is a staple at the Fearrington House bar; too many places limit themselves to Jameson (not that it’s bad whiskey), and too many people fail to savor their whiskey and simply shoot it in a single second of deranged debauchery (not that they’re bad people). We stand for the finer side of things at the Fearrington House, and our selection of good whiskey reflects that – our...



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Meet Fred & Liz

Fred and Liz Welfel have been Fearrington residents since June of 2016. 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 decided to escape the cold and cloudy weather in Cleveland we generated a list of criteria for our warm weather home: a friendly and lively community of...



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Cecile Richards, David Sedaris and more

Dear Gentle Reader, Big weekend coming up at McIntyre’s. A triple header on Saturday followed by the ticketed Cecile Richards event, Make Trouble, in the Barn on Sunday. She will discuss her memoir Make Trouble with UNC’s Michele Tracy Berger. Tickets to attend the event are still available. Call the bookstore 919.542.3030. Saturday’s 11am event with Bren McClain is...



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Cathy Cleary, Caroline Taylor and more

Dear Gentle Reader, Wanting to use your powers for good… McIntyre’s is offering a terrific opportunity to help out future readers right now in Chatham County. While our Reindeer Readers program provided books for Pre-K through first grade, a $25 sponsorship Ready Readers will give rising third graders a book of their own to take home for the summer. Call the bookstore or come by today...



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