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Cooking with a Gettysburg Chef – Johnathon McGrain of the Historic Fairfield Inn

By Donna White – Catching a whiff of the fresh roasted garlic and herbs as I walked into the kitchen at The Historic Fairfield Inn, I just knew this was going to be a yummy day. Chef Johnathon was ready and waiting for us to get started with the ham and bean soup recipe that has been used at the Inn for more than 200 years.

When you start with quality, fresh ingredients and add in a wonderful chef that really cares about the product he is serving to the Inn’s guests, you know that you just can’t go wrong. The finished product was a thick, rich, salty ham and bean soup, that we paired with a beautiful Adams County Winery sweet red – it was simply wonderful.

Visit the Historic Fairfield Inn in Fairfield, Pa., for the signature and historic ham and bean soup, as well as the many other delicious dishes offered on their menu.

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Memorial Day Weekend with a Kick

Memorial Day Weekend with a Kick

Add a flavorful kick to your Memorial Day weekend in Gettysburg with the Gettysburg BBQ Festival! Fill your weekend with a bite of BBQ, some American history and Gettysburg’s Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies.

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Adams County Pie Trail

Adams County Pie Trail

If Adams County had a signature dessert, it would be pie. If you want to eat like a local, make your way through this pie trail on your next trip to the area. Whether you’re craving sweet or savory, don’t worry – this trail includes both. While there really are endless pies to try in Adams … Continue reading Adams County Pie Trail

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Falling for Pumpkin in Gettysburg

Falling for Pumpkin in Gettysburg

We have enjoyed the growing season in Adams County this past year – from asparagus to strawberries, cherries, summertime veggies, peaches and apples – it’s been a delicious year. And with fall now here, and the growing season coming to an end, we are fully embracing pumpkin season. To celebrate the season, we felt inspired … Continue reading Falling for Pumpkin in Gettysburg

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