Fancy Gap Coffee and Ice Cream Is Officially Open!

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After months of planning and hard work by the Olde Mill team, the dream has become a reality, Fancy Gap Coffee and Ice Cream Shop is alive and kicking.  Mechelle O’neal is our manager, and has done an amazing job getting everything up and running.  You should drop by and have some Dark Hollow roasted coffee or Carabbus Creamery ice cream.  These are two partners that provide us with great local products.  We also have some delicious pastries from a local bakery.  It is located just a stone’s through from the Blue Ridge Parkway on Highway 52.  Make you day a little brighter with some local treats brought to you by Olde Mill.

Wine Down Thursday (Last One of August)

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White Wine Pairings:
Fried Virginia Oysters – Cucumber, olive vinaigrette, spicy mayo
Paired with Angeline, sauvignon blanc, California

Phyllo Wrapped Sea Bass – Curry, peach chutney, cilantro
Paired with Colome, torrontes, Argentina

Herbed Chicken Breast – Local corn and beans, Dijon cream
Paired with Martin Ray, chardonnay, California

Red Wine Pairings:

Vegetable Napoleon – Local squash, zucchini, peppers, potatoes
Paired with Chateau Morrisette, merlot, Virginia

Mushroom Pie – Chicken of the woods, shiitake, polypore, golden chanterelles
Paired with Cetamura, Chianti, Italy

Mocha Crusted Tuna – Truffled potatoes, bordelaise
Paired with Alexander Valley Vineyards, cabernet sauvignon, California

Specials Tonight at Maples Restaruant 8.3.13

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Heirloom Tomato Salad $6  Fresh local greens and fresh basil

Angus Strip Steak $28 Mash potatoes and horseradish sauce

Pan Roasted Chicken $17  Carroll County chanterelle and red bliss potatoes

Virginia Monk Fish $19  Shrimp studded mash potatoes and tomato-caper sauce

Pork Tenderloin $19  Whipped sweet potatoes and cherry demi-glace

Fresh Scallops $23  Butternut squash and roasted shallot cream

Fresh Berry Shortcake $5

Wine Features:


Paul Autard, Chateauneuf-Du-Pape, 2010  $68   This is my favorite wine region on the planet.  2010 was a great year for CNP’s!

Mulderbosch, cabernet rose, 2012 $19 or $6 by the glass  This is a true summer red.  100% cabernet sauvignon that is light and dry. Delicious.

Ridge, Three Valley (zinfandel blend), 2011,  $49  Ridge is THE name in zins.  This is a great value from this world class winery.

White Hall, viognier, 2012  $30 or $9 by the glass  Viognier is often considered the best grape grown in our great state.  This is a perfect sample.