Historians and locals spend considerable energy asking what would Jefferson do (WWJD)? Jefferson aids that pursuit by his meticulously catalogued writings. Jefferson has been called the epicurean president, the first foodie. These people visited Monticello last weekend for the 6th annual Heritage Harvest Festival, with Monticello as classroom. But hey, the people are hungry, so Monticello gets a food court. With the line to Matt Rohdie’s trailer 20 people deep, my unscientific count crowned Carpe Donut king of the mountain.
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