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Valentine's Day Dinner Suggestions

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Virginia Gourmet offers a unique selection of foods and ingredients to make your Valentine's Day dinner extra special. Start with an appetizer relish tray that includes Pickled Watermelon Rind and Strawberry Apple Sauce. Open up a bottle of Bloody Mary Mix and enjoy a cocktail before dinner. Toss a salad and top it with a vinaigrette dressing made with Virginia Vinegar Works Red Wine Vinegar. Move into your main course of Virginia Gourmet delicious pasta - either vegan or gluten free. End your meal with Drunken Cherries serve over cheesecake, ice cream, or eat them right out of the jar.

Have a wonderful Valentine's Day!

Easy Dinner Suggestions

Sometimes, it is hard to decide what to cook for dinner or maybe you just don't feel like cooking.  Virginia Gourmet has some wonderful solutions to this dilemma.  Here are our suggestions:No Bull Veggie Burgers - Already pre-cooked.  Simply remove from the freezer and pop them into the microwave. Available in vegetarian, vegan, and gluten [...]

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Gazpacho with Buz

There's no better Summer meal than cold Gazpacho Soup - unless it is made with Bloody's by Buz. This delicious Bloody Mary Mix is beyond an excellent Bloody Mary. We found that it is a great way to jazz up Gazpacho, Tomato Soup, and chopped meat (aka hamburgers).  Here's our Recipe for Gazpacho with Buz:3 [...]

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Get Ready for Grilling Season

Summer has arrived and we have everything you need to fire-up the grill and have an awesome cookout. Check-out these items:Bison Hot Dogs & Ground Bison (available in-store)Garlic Knot RollsBone Doctor's Barbecue SaucesFuller's Spicy MustardSabrosa SalsaMrs. Bryant's Spice Blends & Rubs

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Quick & Easy Dips and Spreads

Need a dip or spread in a hurry?  Here's our quick and easy recipe to make delicious dips and spreads.Combine 1 cup sour cream with 1-2 Tsp of Mrs. Bryant's Colonial Williamsburg, Greece, or Mexico Spice blends.Combine 8oz of cream cheese with 2-3 Tbsp of Mrs. Bryant's France, Italy, or Africa spice blends.

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Honey for Your Honey

Valentine's Day is February 14.  Now's the time to get your honey for your Honey.  We have several Virginia's Finest Honey themed-specialty foods.  Here's our list:Monastery Creamed Honey (Plain & Brandy)Honey Roasted PeanutsTrue Honey Teas for your single cup brewer and K-cup machinesFor the "sappy" lover, try Wildwood's Hickory Syrup

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Valentine Treats

Show the ones your love by sending Virginia Specialty Foods.  Here are our gift suggestions:Dark Chocolate PeanutsPraline PecansAll Natural PeppermintsAll Natural Salt Water TaffyBrandied PeachesFor your "hot" lover, try our Hot sauces, Habanero Chips, and Salsas

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Winning Super Bowl Party Ideas

Football Playoffs & the Super Bowl are in full swing. Add College basketball and the Winter weather.  You have set the stage for partying. Virginia Gourmet has all the fixings to make a perfect cured meat & cheese platter. Get your hands on our VA Country Ham (whole and sliced), Prosciutto, and HIckory Smoked Bacon. [...]

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Healthy Eating for the New Year

It's a new year and time for new foods and a new diet.  No need for Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig, or any other fad diets.  Keep it simple - eat healthy, wholesome, simple foods.  Many elegant dishes can be made from 5 or less ingredients and within 15 minutes.  Try these cookbooks to help you convert [...]

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Soup's On!

The Winter weather has arrived - warm-up with a delicious hearty bowl of soup.  Mrs. Bryant's dry soup mixes make meals easy to prepare.  Simply add water, heat, and you're done!  No need to soak beans or lentils overnight.  Each soup is Vegan, Gluten Free, and low salt.  These soups can be eaten as-is or [...]

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