BurdiGala, CLASS and more…

by Elizabeth Cooper in Wine & Beer

Elizabeth Cooper
Lots and lots going on…  On Friday the 22nd, I had the distinct pleasure of winning a ticket to attend the inaugural BurdiGala event at St. Bartholomew’s Church in New York City. The contest was through the Guild of Sommeliers asking for an essay explaining what advice you would offer to a prestigious château seeking to make their wines successful in a sommelier-run wine program in the United… read more


Lynn Edgar

Get to know the Chef
What are your top 5 kitchen tools?
Chef’s knife
Poultry knife
Large block wooden cutting board
What is your favorite culinary destination?
I only get one?!  Wow, that’s hard.  I love trying food from all over the world.
My most recent trip of eating my way through the city was New Orleans, so I’ll go with that.  What great food!  I’ve got to say, however, I love trying… read more

Trust Your Cheesemonger

by Matt Hart in Wine & Beer, Cheese

Matt Hart
My name is Matt Hart and I’ll be your new Cheesemonger here at Southern Season (if you’ll have me of course). First off, I’d like to apologize for taking so long to introduce myself. I’ve been changing a lot of things at the counter and within the cheese culture (pun intended) here at Southern Season and change, as you all know, takes a great deal of effort, energy, patience and time. Lots… read more


Christy Quirk

Upcoming Class:
Taste of the Triangle: Bull Street Gourmet and Market — March 21, 2013 6:00 PM • $35 
Get to know the Chef
What are your top 5 kitchen tools?
Chef’s knife, mandolin, immersion blender, fish spatula, coffee grinder.
What is your favorite culinary destination?
Portland (though there are so many greats to choose from!).
What smell evokes a wonderful memory?
Almond extract.
What do you have that… read more

Whew, what a night!

by Elizabeth Cooper in Wine & Beer, Cheese, Wine & Beer

If any of you out there did not make it to the Beer Extravaganza, here is a quick recap:  We had well over 500 guests in the store the evening of the event and many, many new faces took advantage of the opportunity to sample beer from Fullsteam, Mystery Brewing, Starpoint, Carolina Brewing, Triangle Brewing, Aviator, Duck Rabbit and Natty Greene’s –visitors were also able to sample many of our in-store products, like… read more