Meet our Team: Björn Nordwall

Björn is our resident Beer Merchant who makes sure we have the best selection of craft beers from breweries around North Carolina, the country and the world.  
Q. Tell us about yourself and your time at Southern Season.
A. I grew up in Connecticut, and moved to North Carolina when I was in middle school.  I studied at Appalachian State and Södertörns in Sweden, before finishing my studies at Southern New Hampshire… read more

Terra Vita Food & Drink Festival

Southern Season is proud again to be a sponsor of the TerraVita Food & Drink Festival.  The eighth annual event will be held October 18-21.  The schedule includes a full day of Sustainable Classroom events on October 20th at the Southern Season Cooking School.
A day pass for the Sustainable Classroom events, which also will be held in the Great Room at TOPO Distillery, are $80 and may be ordered… read more

Meet our Team: Travis Kephart

Travis Kephart is our IT Manager who is a jack of all trades.  He works everyday to make sure that our guests have the best shopping (and checkout) experience possible, in addition to making sure that everything operates smoothly in our restaurant and store.  Aside from being a long-time team member of Southern Season, you can catch him at various points around our store, and he is always glad to help you out, should… read more

Meet our Team: Paola Cisarano-Canelli

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Paola is our front of the house manager at Weathervane and you can always see her helping our guests and family, while sharing her passion for food and cheer.  
Q. Tell us about yourself and your time at Southern Season.
A. Being born and raised in Rome, Italy, I was exposed right away to different flavors of food and people alike. As the capital city of Italy, it’s a central confluence of culture and culinary diversity.  … read more