Kalo Foods has the capability to haul your palletized products frozen or refrigerated. Most small food businesses find refrigerated shipping to be an obstacle. Kalo Foods has regular routes that we run frozen with room on the truck and truck down time that could be utilized for short hauls. We currently deliver to the following distribution companies: MDI, USFoods (Raleigh), Ferraro (NJ). We also deliver all of the Wegmans grocery stores throughout Virginia and into Maryland. If you have a need, please contact us at 336-949-4802 and ask for Mike.
Robert Carey Foods
Robert Carey Foods is proud to be a Member of our NC Specialty Foods Association! We have expanded our capacity and scope and now are seeking additional gourmet, small groceries and a variety of specialty food retailers in North Carolina (and beyond) who are interested in small batch, by hand, very high quality specialty foods. Each of our products are prepared using unique recipes, high quality components, which are prepped, prepared and packaged by our highly qualified Chef and utilize fully compliant facilities.
Our retailers can have dependable, consistent production, delivery, and a solid profit margin. Please contact us for more information on wholesale sales!
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Batistini Farms in Winston Salem is very excited to be part of NC Specialty Foods Organization. We have thick/aged balsamic & fresh harvested extra virgin olive oil. Thank you again !!!
Outer Banks Granola
Outer Banks Granola is thrilled to announce our new Pound for Pound initiative, which launches with donations for 200 pounds of food on June 1, 2019. Jennings Wright, founder of Outer Banks Granola, has worked with her own non-profit (Ten Eighteen Inc.) in Uganda since 2009. Outer Banks Granola is partnering with Arise Africa, Jinja, and with Hopeland School, Mbarara, to provide one pound of food to impoverished and orphaned children in poverty-stricken areas for each pound of granola purchased. Photos and updates can be found on Facebook, Instagram, and our website.
The PALACE GREEN
It’s a new harvest season and that means the Palace Green is busy processing fresh fruits for their frozen preserves. They are looking for NC farmers to supply the following fresh, grade A fruits: raspberries and peaches at wholesale. If interested please email Mary@thepalacegreen.com.
Mackey’s Ferry Peanuts
Mackeys Ferry Peanuts in Jamesville, NC, with an additional location in Manteo, specializes in expertly cooked NC Grown peanuts. Small batches are produced by hand in numerous delicious varieties. All natural peanut butters, light and crispy hand-stretched peanut brittle, the best hand-dipped chocolate clusters of peanuts & pecans in four distinct flavors, savory molasses cookies & peanut butter cookies, blister fried and french fried peanuts, as well as FIRE (flame throwers) and ICE (sugar coated) peanuts to complete the wide range of delectable gourmet peanut combinations. Also, offers of voted and acclaimed “The Best Fudges”, Muscadine and Peach cider slushies and floats, Peanut butter Ice Cream, flavors of shakes, sundaes, and concretes that are unique in taste and appeal. Top that with a shopping experience that is not hurried or complicated, but offers wide variety and quality of collectables and gifts that is hard to beat. We custom design special gift boxes of rustic wood or card stock, filled with any of our fresh made peanut delicacies, gourmet items, and/or NC Wines. 252-793-2993, or TF 888-687-6337, Call or order online, or just come for a visit. We would love to entreat you with a sample. Visit out website here.
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Mike D’s BBQ will be the presenting sponsor of the Durham Bulls game on June 11th. The ball park will be decorated with the company branding and will include an on field game ball presentation to Mike D the owner, as well as an interview with the broadcast team which will be heard on the radio and where the game is televised on MiLB.TV. If you can make it to the game you can get tickets here: https://www.milb.com/durham/schedule/2019-06
Cherry Orchard Foods
With Summer Time approaching it is time to think COOL. Cherry Orchard Foods now has 9 delicious flavors of our Farm House Brand Slushie mixes available for your cool-down pleasure. Made with natural coloring and flavorings, they are sure to be a huge HIT with your crowd. Our Slushie mixes are available in individual pouches that make about 1/2 gallon of Slushies or in Bulk for slushy machines. We have recently partnered with The Grandover Golf & Spa Resort in Greensboro, NC. for their slushy machines at their main bar and their spa bar. We have also partnered with Carolina Gold Oils and are producing some custom blends of spices and herbs for their Infused Sunflower Oil. And of course we keep expanding our lineup of savory dip mixes, dessert mixes, bread oil mixe s, Infused Party spreads, Rubs and seasonings and now have over 60+ mixes available.
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On Tuesday, April 30, Scott Mason with the WRAL Tarheel Traveler came to the Tastin’ Jamaican production kitchen to film us for a Tarheel Traveler segment. He is highlighting a few companies that are a part of the Got To Be NC program and will air the segments during the week prior to the Got To Be NC Festival. Stay tuned to our website and Facebook page for the announcement of our specific air date. We’re so excited!!
Y’all Sauce Company
We believe that food has the power to bring people together. To unite us. We believe the South is meant to be shared. It is rich in history and flavor. And so are our sauces.
The word “y’all” is inclusive of all people and that’s why we love it so much! No matter what gender, race or orientation all are welcome at the table. Y’all Sauces are a recipe for togetherness and we fill our bottles with it. Sauces currently available are Kentucky Henry Bain, Tennessee Jezebel and Mississippi Comeback.
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Tastin’ Jamaican was voted the BEST in the WRAL 2018 Voters’ Choice Awards for Local Artisan Goods! To be a finalist, we had to have enough nominations to be in the top five. Then we needed enough fans to vote and make us the winner in our category. Our fans have spoken!!
Winners were announced January 10, 2019.
Broad Street Deli and Market
Broad Street Deli and Market, Inc. is a proud new member of NC Specialty Foods and excited to share Jamie’s Poppyseed Dressing. Jamie’s Poppyseed Dressing was originally intended as a complement to fresh fruit, but it has become a favorite for salads and sandwiches as well. Some enjoy the sweet and tangy dressing as a dip for chips. Jamie’s Poppyseed Dressing is available at Broad Street Deli and Market, Inc in Dunn, NC, some area retailers and is also available through Blue Mountain Distributors. We hope you will try it on your favorite foods. Just remember, after enjoying, always glance in the mirror, smile, and check for poppy seeds!
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Outer Banks Granola
We are pleased to announce a new flavor, and it may be our best yet! Morning Espresso is made with freshly ground beans, roasted by a local coffee company. It joins our current flavors: Honey Sea Salt, Cranberry, Cinnamon Pecan, Tropical, and Honey Fig. It will be available for wholesale and retail purchase starting in April. Outer Banks Granola will also be a returning participant in Vin de Mer at the Beaufort Wine & Food Festival April 27. We’ll have samples of all our flavors!
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Very excited to say our first two no onion no garlic products are launched!! Saucy Company Mild Fire Roasted SALSA and Spicy Chipotle SALSA are now available online and in a store near you soon!! Look for NEW Italiano pasta sauces, Barbecue sauces in mild and spicy and Ketchup releases in the very near future!!!
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Red Clay Gourmet
Red Clay Gourmet Pimiento Cheese received two top awards at the U.S. Championship Cheese contest earlier this month! Their Flame Roasted Jalapeno Pimiento Cheese won 2nd place, and their Hickory Smoked Cheddar Pimiento Cheese won 3rd place in the Cheese-Based Spreads category. They were thrilled to take these top honors among almost 40 entries from around the United States.
Check out the results here
Ritchie Hill Bakery
Ritchie Hill Bakery is excited to introduce Britt’s Spritz Cookies, originating from the Swedish side of our family. They have the texture of a shortbread cookie with a touch of almond and a hint of Nordic spice making them as irresistible as Heath’s Cheese Straws. Please contact us at email@example.com to try them out.
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From Mike D’s BBQ: We are raising additional funds to open a BBQ Supply and General Store in Durham. Our crowdfunding campaign ends on March 22nd. Contributions of any size put us one step closer to making this a reality, and are greatly appreciated!
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From Tastin’ Jamaican: WINNERS for The Hot Pepper Awards were announced February 17, 2019 in Brooklyn, New York. Tastin’ Jamaican Caribbean Style Salsa took FIRST, SECOND, and THIRD places with our hottest salsa, Lethal SE! That Carolina Reaper was smokin’! FIRST PLACE was in the Smoky category, SECOND PLACE was in the Pepper Blend X-Hot category, and THIRD PLACE was in the Sweet & Savory category. This was our first year entering these awards so we think it’s safe to say that it was a hit!
From Yo Mama’s Style: NEW Product Alert! Mid March I will be coming out with a Green Chile and Cheese Cornbread Mix called Kelly Kakes the perfect accompaniment for our Colorado Style Green Chile.
From 1in6 Snacks: We would like to introduce you to the newest member of the 1in6 Snacks family! In addition to our Carolina Kettle chips, we now have a new brand, Rustic Roots Tortilla Chips! We have three delicious flavors: Chili Salsa, Peach Habanero, and Sweet Potato. They are now available for purchase in our retail store as well as online at www.1in6snacks.com. Thank you for your continued support of 1 in 6 Snacks!