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Meet Our Chefs

Posted on 07/30/2015 by Jean Sexton

Fresh, estate-grown and locally-sourced ingredients inspire our talented chefs to create menus influenced by the rich agricultural heritage of Western North Carolina and the legendary hospitality...

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Five Favorite Rainy Day Activities

Posted on 07/21/2015 by Jean Sexton

Biltmore is open year-round so our guests can enjoy visiting America’s largest home and historic gardens, discovering our 8,000 acre “back yard,” and so much more. Even at...

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Unusual Biltmore Jobs: Rosarian

Posted on 07/07/2015 by Jean Sexton

You could say that Emily Wilson’s interest in plants runs in her family: the Georgia native attended Auburn University, graduating from the College of Agriculture with a horticulture degree...

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Unusual Biltmore Jobs: Blacksmith

Posted on 07/01/2015 by Jean Sexton Comments(2)

Biltmore is more than just America’s largest home—the estate, located in Asheville, North Carolina also employs approximately 2,000 people. Many Biltmore employees work in traditional...

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A Musical Portrait

Posted on 05/05/2015 by Joanne O'Sullivan

Among the most eye-catching elements of the Oak Sitting Room are two John Singer Sargent portraits, each with a distinctly different feel. The demure woman in a silk gown is Mrs. Benjamin Kissam,...

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