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Cheers Check-in: Cville Niche goes on a Wine Tour

August 4, 2014 by


This post was written in a single evening, after an afternoon of wine tasting. Please excuse imperfections. On a bright Sunday morning, a duo of Cville Niche staff – Linnea White and myself – set out on a wine tour hosted by the Monticello Wine Tour & Coach Co. to see what the buzz is all about. […]

Buzz of the Week: 7.10 – 7.16

July 10, 2014 by


Check out this week’s buzz! THUR 7.10 Avers w/ New Boss & The Trillions @ The Southern | 830pm | Details »   THUR 7.10 Guest Pourer Justin Stone of Monticello Wine Tour & Coach Co. @ 22 Brix | 4-8pm | Details »   FRI 7.11 “Souvenir” | Laura Snyder presented by New City Arts Initiative @  WVTF Gallery | 5-7pm | Details »   FRI 7.11 Yoga Flash […]

Cheers Check-in: Monticello Wine Tour & Coach Co.

July 7, 2014 by


If you’ve ever taken a ride through the picturesque surrounding counties, you’ve probably enjoyed one (or more) of the many wineries, cideries, and breweries in our area. And you’ve probably pined for the day you could be chauffeured along the countryside as you taste and sip to your heart’s content. Introducing Monticello Wine Tour & […]

Checking in with the Locals: Justin Stone

November 5, 2013 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche will celebrate that spirit by featuring a local’s top picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Justin Stone Ever the dapper host, Justin has a knack for thrifting, crafting cocktails, and creating, evidenced at each […]

Forage: The Cleaver’s Cookout

October 18, 2013 by


Recently, we sat down with Justin Stone and Megan Kiernan of forage to get a behind the scenes look at their dinner series. A few weeks later, we donned our best 1950’s attire, thanks to darling and Low, curled and set our hair, thanks to Sarah Hatch of running with scissorz, and off we went […]

Behind the Scenes with Forage

September 30, 2013 by


The pie is cooling in the window sill on Pine Street… or rather, Blenheim Road. The Cleaver’s are preparing for their upcoming bash! June’s prepared a delicious menu, and Ward’s ready to man the grill. The classic 1950’s American picnic is ready for the guests! On a late summer eve, the team of forage, Justin […]

Forage’s Old Fashioned Float Cocktail

September 30, 2013 by


The forage team has done it again with this exciting take on an old fashioned float for their Cleaver’s Cookout dinner series. Well, Razz my berries, we say! Enjoy Justin Stone’s lastest libation creation, featuring Potter’s Cider and Megan Kiernan’s Wild Blueberry Cassis Sorbet! Ingredients Spoonful of Laird’s Apple Brandy 1 splash bitters 1 melon ball scoop Wild […]

Forage’s Bohemian Dinner Party

June 13, 2013 by


Another forage dinner party, another magical evening. Another inspired atmosphere, another spark of community around a table. Forage’s latest dinner series – Color me Bohemian – was inspired by everything from a Costa Rican outdoor festival to an Anthropologie catalog. The idea of creating “micro-spaces” was brought to life alongside colorful fabrics, canopies, throw pillows, […]

Forage’s Simple & Cider

June 11, 2013 by


A Simple&Cider This week, we once again will share the magic of a recent forage dinner party. Forage is constantly creating imaginative atmospheres and decadent meals, from their Whimsical Picnic and Preserves to Hemingway’s Paris. Look out for posts this week on their most recent dinner series – Color Me Bohemian. Forage’s Justin Stone is […]

Forage & Hemingway’s Paris

February 12, 2013 by


The music, the decor, the tastes, the fashion – “A time and place to be lived in and remembered.” Hemingway’s Paris was alive in every detail of forage‘s latest dinner series, breathing life into the worn yellow pages of an era treasured by many. Justin Stone and Megan Kiernan of forage are the masters of […]