Tastewithus

Taking the Classic PB&J to New Levels

by Charlotte Myer in Specialty Grocery

When I was a kid, I was such a picky eater that I wouldn’t even touch my sandwich unless it was cut into the proper shape.  Yes, you read that correctly.  Squares, rectangles, or triangles, my preferences changed daily and I guess it was all my poor mother could do to get me to eat to just indulge this eccentricity and hope that I turned out at least somewhat normal. Now that I’m old enough to be embarrassed by this, I’ve… read more

Gourmet Madness – Charleston

in Specialty Grocery, News & Events

While many people may have their minds on basketball this time of year, we’re hosting a tournament of the type we know best – the gourmet lifestyle! In each department, we’ll pair up contenders. As to which one moves on to the next round, that’s up to you! Come in to the store, sample, taste and vote for your favorites. In the end, we’ll crown a champion in each department.
Best of all, you… read more

Gourmet Madness – Chapel Hill

in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events

While many people may have their minds on basketball this time of year, we’re hosting a tournament of the type we know best – the gourmet lifestyle! In each department, we’ll pair up contenders. As to which one moves on to the next round, that’s up to you! Come in to the store, sample, taste and vote for your favorites. In the end, we’ll crown a champion in each department.
Best of all, you… read more

Gourmet Madness – Richmond

in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events, News & Events

While many people may have their minds on basketball this time of year, we’re hosting a tournament of the type we know best – the gourmet lifestyle! In each department, we’ll pair up contenders. As to which one moves on to the next round, that’s up to you! Come in to the store, sample, taste and vote for your favorites. In the end, we’ll crown a champion in each department.
Best of all, you… read more

Pure Parmesan

by Jill Warren Lucas in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events, News & Events, Cheese

At Southern Season, when you buy a chunk of Parmesan cheese, you get 100 percent premium Italian cheese chosen by our Cheesemonger in Residence to deliver exceptional flavor and quality. “We’ve heard from customers who are concerned about reports of wood pulp in some commercial brands of pre-packaged grated cheese,” says Dany Schutte, who is based at Southern Season’s Richmond, Virginia, store. “We… read more

Classic Comforts for Winter Warmth

in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events, News & Events, Cheese, Learn

 
 
Wind & Willow TortillaCon Queso Soup Mix
Taste the authentic flavors of Tex-Mex cuisine with this easy and delicious Wind & Willow Tortilla Con Queso Soup Mix. It makes a great dinner for any day of the week, or can be whipped up for special events and parties. 6 servings. $6.49 DETAILS >>
 
 
 

 
 
Wind & Willow Baked Potato Soup Mix Get rich and creamy baked potato… read more

Celebrate Mardi Gras With Us

Invented in the early 1900s by Sicilian immigrants in New Orleans, the muffaletta sandwich has become as synonymous with the city’s food culture as beignets and chicory coffee. Find what you need to make one at home, try a king cake in our bakery or enjoy a special dinner in our restaurant – we are your Mardi Gras headquarters.
 

 
Fat Tuesday Soiree Tuesday, February 17 • 5 – 9 p.m. Please join… read more

Kitchen Queries – Quick and Healthy

by Emily McGuire in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events, News & Events, Cheese, Learn, Learn, Recipes

We’re proud of the many experts we have at Southern Season, and they’re here to help you with any conundrums you’re facing in the kitchen. Our video series picks a question from posts tagged #SSKitchenQueries on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Post your queries and you may see an answer here!
Recently, we received the following questions:
 

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Our Chapel Hill Cooking School Manager, Ellen… read more

Wine for St. Valentine’s Day

by Elizabeth Cooper in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events, News & Events, Cheese, Learn, Learn, Recipes, Wine & Beer

 
Join us as we raise awareness for the American Heart Association and its Mission to fight heart disease by wearing red. To honor this worthy cause, we will be drinking red as well at that evening’s Uncorked wine tasting event (wear red and you’ll receive 20% off admission!)
Chapel Hill: Friday, February 6, 5 – 8 p.m. 
Richmond: Friday, February 6, 5 – 8 p.m.
Charleston: Thursday, February… read more

Richmond Chili Throwdown Winner

in Specialty Grocery, News & Events, News & Events, News & Events, Cheese, Learn, Learn, Recipes, Wine & Beer, News & Events, Recipes

After a fierce competition between staff members at our Richmond store on January 24 in our Chili Throwdown, the votes have been tallied and we have a winner! 
Congrats to Kevin Goolsby of our House and Home Department!

Mr. G’s “Hell’s Fire” Chili
Ingredients: 
1 ½ tablespoons olive oil2 yellow/sweet onions, chopped8 medium garlic cloves, finely minced4 jalapeno peppers, minced (no seeds or pith)3 Anaheim… read more

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