2 CUPS BUTTERMILK ZEST OF 1 LEMON 1 ½ CUPS STONE-GROUND YELLOW CORNMEAL 1 CUP ALL PURPOSE FLOUR 2 TABLESPOONS SUGAR 2 TEASPOONS BAKING POWDER ½ TEASPOON BAKING SODA ½ TEASPOON SALT 3 TABLESPOONS MELTED BUTTER, SLIGHTLY COOLED 1 LARGE EGG 1 TABLESPOON VEGETABLE OIL 1 1/2 CUPS FRESH BLUEBERRIES, (fresh is always best, but […]
Mathews has a rhythm all its own. Guests of the Inn at Tabbs Creek often remark on the County’s gentle pace, and it’s true: despite being within eighty miles of Richmond and sixty of Hampton Roads, the Pearl of the Chesapeake isn’t in a rush. Our pace is part of our small town charm. But […]
They say Virginia is the most haunted state in the U.S., and Mathews County is certainly no exception. Here are a few stories, some of which we have some personal experience with. Happy Haunting! “Auburn Plantation” – Located on the North River in Mathews County, this is probably the most famous of the Mathews Haunted […]
New Point Comfort Lighthouse – Here in Virginia’s second smallest county we’re proud to say we’re home to more lighthouses than traffic lights. The score, for those keeping track: two lighthouses, no traffic lights. Given Mathews County’s 214 miles of scenic shoreline, this fact isn’t so surprising. With busier waterways than roads, this little county […]
A guests favorite that’s sure to please the entire family. Great for holiday breakfast with its festive appeal. Easily serves four but also great as a side dish in smaller portions. (SERVES 4) FOR CHORIZO HASH: 2 # SWEET POTATOES, SKIN PEELED AND DISCARDED, THEN SHAVED INTO STRIPS WITH PEELER 1 STRIP OF BACON 1 […]
(Serves One for the Eggs 4-6 for the sauce) 2 eggs 2 tsp. salted butter, melted 2 tsp. heavy cream ¼ tsp fresh dill (1/8 tsp dried dill) Pinch Salt Pinch Black Pepper 2 Tbl. Shredded Havarti Cheese Pre Heat oven to 400 degrees 1. In a 6 – 8 oz baking ramekin, swirl melted […]
Get inspired! – Here’s a list of things to do here at the Inn, around Mathews County and surrounding areas. There’s so much to keep you busy you might need an extra day!
Some of our best times have been around the breakfast table with lively conversation and lots of laughs! However, if you desire some privacy or extra sleep, No Worries! We can arrange for a private table for you, an early or late breakfast time, or even room service with a continental breakfast.
Ecological sensitivity is one of our highest values at The Inn at Tabbs Creek and we’re proud to share our award winning efforts to conserve energy and maintain a sustainable environment here on the Chesapeake Bay.
Get to know the Inn at Tabb’s Creek and see why we were selected in the TOP TEN B&B’s in the U.S. by bedandbreakfast.com.