Jerry Horace Danner, founder of Dr. Ho’s Humble Pie and Blue Moon Diner, drags himself out of bed every day to serve up homemade vegan food at Holy Cow, the tiny Second Street spot off the Mall. Photo: Elli Williams

Dr. Ho brings his passion for vegan eating to the Downtown Mall

Dr. Ho is battling constant pain. The man who started the North Garden* cult favorite Dr. Ho’s Humble Pie and used to own the Blue Moon Diner* has been fighting a crippling disease for 17 years. He calls the ailment “late stage Lyme disease,” and while there is some disagreement among medical doctors about the condition’s […]

Todd Grieger, Executive Chef of Red Pump · A Tuscan Kitchen. Photo courtesy of Charlottesville Commons

Five Finds on Friday: Todd Grieger

On Fridays, we feature five food finds selected by local chefs and personalities. Today’s picks come from Todd Grieger, Executive Chef of Red Pump · A Tuscan Kitchen, the new project from the team behind Pippin Hill set to open next month on the downtown mall. Grieger is also a veteran of top area kitchens like Palladio Restaurant, Mas, C&O, and […]