Locale Around Patowmack Farm
Farms and Farmers we Respect (and many more who are doing an incredible job)
Ater's Apiary, Lovettsville, VA Their mission is to provide you with raw, organic, delicious honey straight from local hives in Lovettsville.
Wildwood’s Hickory Syrup, www.wildwoodshickorysyrup.com Berryville, VA Joyce and Travis Miller provide us with Wildwood’s Hickory Syrup produced from the bark of the hickory tree. They forage in local woods for the bark of the shagbark hickory tree, which sheds its bark naturally.
Cornucopia Farm, www.cornucopiafarmva.com Purcellville, VA Chestnuts – John and Diane planted drought resistant hybrid chestnut trees, with some chestnut seedlings from Thomas Jefferson’s historic chestnut grove.
Misty Meadow Mushrooms, Waterford, VA Gourmet mushrooms. Cultivating gourmet mushrooms serving local chefs, restaurants, farmers markets and CSA's.
Black Dog Coffee, www.blackdogcoffee.net Shenandoah Junction, WV The secret to great coffee is in the bean! Specialty Grade coffees from around the world, roasted in small batches with fanatic care.
Georges Mill Artisan Cheese, www.georgesmillcheese.com Lovettsville, VA A small family farm producing handmade artisanal cheese using milk from their herd of Alpine dairy goats.
J.Q. Dickinson Salt-Works, www.jqdsalt.com Malden, WV A 7th generation salt-making family produces brilliantly clean, artisanal salt – harvested by hand, from an ancient ocean trapped below the Appalachian Mountains of the Kanawha Valley in West Virginia.
Edwards VA Ham, www.edwardsvaham.com Since 1926, Edwards Virginia Smokehouse is a family business that's been a producer and purveyor of dry-cured, hickory smoked hams, bacon and sausage. Through decades of expertise, Edwards offers authentic cured meats meant for your next family gathering. In the many decades past, the Edwards' craft has been passed down from generation to generation. Edwards continues to not only safeguard the flavors of the American country has but also innovate new Southern delicacies such as the award-winning Surryano Ham.
Whiffletree Farm, www.whiffletreefarmva.com Warrenton, VA Chickens and pigs. Intensive rotational grazing creates the best environment for their animals, improving the fertility of the land and results in the most nutritious meat. They are fed without any genetically modified ingredients.
Long Stone Farm, www.longstonefarmva.com Lovettsville, VA. Committed to raising happy and healthy animals in a system that is beneficial to the livestock, ourselves and our surrounding environment. Produce pastured pork, beef and eggs in managed grazing systems that support soil and ecosystem health and yield quality marbled meat.
Goot Essa, www.gootessacheese.com Goot Essa (meaning "good food" or "good eating") began in 2001 as a six-family cooperative. Their goal has alway been to use our cheesemaking expertise to ensure every generation has the means to stay on the farm. They work their fields in the traditional way - with horses and manpower instead of machines. Every member contributes to the good of the farm, the family, and in turn, the whole community. Their farms are small, allowing each acree and animal to be cared for with love and respect for nature. Goot Essa's small-batch approach to cheesemaking ensures our products are flavorful and unique. They want you to experience food fresh from the farm, processed at the peak of flavoe.
**While visiting the restaurant, you may want to plan to visit the many attractions in Loudoun County or Frederick, Maryland. Make it a day or overnight!
Fabbioli Cellars – www.fabbioliwines.com
Sunset Hills Winery – www.sunsethillsvineyard.com
Willowcroft Winery – www.willowcroftwine.com
Bluemont Vineyard – www.bluemontvineyard.com
Lost Creek Vineyard and Winery – www.lostcreekwinery.com
Walsh Family Wine – www.walshfamilywine.com
Creek's Edge Winery - www.creeksedgewinery.com
Zephaniah Farm Vineyard - www.zephwine.com
RdV Vineyards – www.rdvvineyards.com
Linden Vineyards – www.lindenvineyards.com
Glen Manor Vineyards – www.glenmanorvineyards.com
Cana Vineyards & Winery of Middleburg - www.canavineyards.com
The Williamsburg Winery - www.williamsburgwinery.com
Barboursville Vineyards - www.bbvwine.com
Catoctin Creek Distilling Company – www.catoctincreekdistilling.com
The many breweries that are here in Loudoun
Bed and Breakfast Close to Us
Georges Mill Bed and Breakfast – www.georgesmill.com
Stone Manor Boutique Inn, Lovettsville – www.reservationdesk.com
Visit Loudoun is great resource for wineries, places to visit, overnight stays – www.visitloudoun.org