Category: Christmas in Asheville

Ten Unique and Unusual Gifts for Lovers of Asheville!

Filed under: "Ten Best" Lists, Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Christmas in Asheville, shopping

It’s been a while since I posted anything and I apologize for that.  Between Birthdays, Thanksgiving and decorating for Christmas time kind of got away from me but I am finished playing catch-up (or will have once I post this blog!) and am sitting down to share with you some unique and unusual gifts for… Read more »

Carolina Bed & Breakfast Mince Pies on Asheville Holiday Pinterest Board

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Christmas in Asheville, recipes

I just learned from the Asheville Chamber of Commerce that my recipe for Holiday Mince Pies is going to be featured on their Holiday Pinterest Board.  And this morning there was a professional food photographer in my kitchen  at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast making my humble little Mince Pies the center of attention.  I… Read more »

A Biltmore Christmas Package

Filed under: Biltmore Estate, Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Christmas in Asheville, History, Specials, Things to Do

I’ve been toying with the idea of putting together a package based on the ties between the Biltmore Estate and our historic house and neighbourhood for a while now and finally decided to do a small version this Christmas.  I think a lot of people come to Asheville and see the Biltmore as a distinct… Read more »

Fruitcake Redemeption at our Inn in Asheville North Carolina

Filed under: Biltmore Estate, Christmas in Asheville, recipes

> While the post-World War Two era ushered in many time saving appliances and products and permanently altered life in the kitchen for most families, one of the side effects of this change was a loss in flavor and textures for many foods.  We are all accustomed to bewailing the hot-house tomato and bland pre-packaged meals… Read more »