Matt Monson and Kath Younger are a husband and wife team with an enthusiasm for delicious breads made from real food.
Matt, a wrangler of yeast, has been making bread at home for years and also brews his own beer.
Kath, a Registered Dietitian, writes a food blog at Katheats.com , where she shares her life and the healthy food she eats with readers around the world.
Matt was born in Charlottesville when his dad was in his medical school residency at UVa. For years his family talked about the sense of home Cville bestowed inside of them. When it was time for Matt and Kath to choose a city to call home for themselves and their business, Charlottesville quickly moved to the top of the list. After a weekend getaway to visit, Matt and Kath were in love.
A Fresh Start
Great Harvest Cville looks like no other Great Harvest out there. We operate under a “Freedom Franchise.” The “Freedom” part means that we get to run our business in a way that meets our community’s unique needs. The “Franchise” part gives us access to the recipes and processes that Great Harvest has continuously improved for over three decades. The result is breads and sweets that will knock your socks off!