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Our California “grape escape”

Posted on 03/09/2015 by Sharon Fenchak

In his book Lady On The Hill, George Vanderbilt's grandson William A.V. Cecil noted that “Asheville was about the same latitude as Gibraltar in the Mediterranean, and with an altitude...

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Biltmore wines make great gifts

Posted on 11/17/2014 by Sharon Fenchak

The holidays are a wonderful time to celebrate with friends and family and enjoy favorite foods, special desserts, and great memories. This year, we suggest you make seasonal gift-giving easy...

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Timeless Tradition Continues at Biltmore’s Employee Christmas Party

Posted on 11/11/2014 by Sharon Bell

One night each November, Biltmore employees and their families gather to enjoy a Christmas evening amidst the twinkling lights and evergreen aromas throughout Biltmore House. Though the impressive...

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Behind Biltmore Poinsettias

Posted on 10/29/2014 by Sharon Bell

The Winter Garden is known as one of Biltmore’s premier displays of holiday greenery during Christmas at Biltmore. Throughout the years, this room has hosted countless musicians, carolers,...

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First in Forestry: Carl Schenck and the Biltmore Forest School

Posted on 09/05/2014 by Sharon Bell

A little bit of the past caught up with Biltmore last week when actors portraying George Vanderbilt, Frederick Law Olmsted, Gifford Pinchot and Carl Schenck were on property to film scenes for a...

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