THE WHITE HORSE GIVES BACK - Litchfield County Times Jan. 12th 2012
............Janet Kniffen, Director of the Connecticut Food Bank along with Rick Reichert, Director of Philanthropy receiving a check for $2055 from The White Horse Country Pub and Restaurant....the funds for the donation were generated by the sale of White Horse Christmas Ornaments. 100% of the proceeds were donated....this represents over 6,000 meals. The demand is higher this year with well over 150 tons being distributed each week, of which 65% goes to small towns.
The White Horse, in the Marbledale section of Washington, has also been recently honored by further press accolades, this time from Connecticut Magazine in the 2012 Readers Choice Awards - Giving them
BEST PUB FOOD STATEWIDE
as well as BEST VALUE LITCHFIELD COUNTY
"I have a great culinary team, it is all about flavor and ingredients, we're just going with the highest quality available at all times, charging the most reasonable price for it. We strive every day to reach the highest standard possible," said White Horse owner John Harris. "Every customer comes in here is made to feel welcome, we're just happy to see everybody, that is the nature of the business, it's a place filled with people, filled with contentment.
We not only have an outstanding crew that takes great pride in what they do, but we also have exceptional customers, who are as equally proud of our press awards as we are," said Mr. Harris, "and that is what makes the White Horse such a remarkable place."