Mother Earth Brewing Tasting

Hand-planted on May 16th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon is excited to announce that it is having a Mother Earth Brewing Tasting on Thursday, June 13, from 5-7pm. We are hosting some folk from the brewery. Mother Earth Brewing is based out of Kinston, NC and offers a wide selection of NC Microbrews. One of the best things about them, other than their delicious beers, is ...

Mussels- Veggie Wagon Style

Hand-planted on May 8th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Last night we made one of our favorite meals and thought we'd share it with you. We cooked fresh mussels, with oive oil, Vidalia onions, cilantro, tomatoes, organic elephant garlic, a bottle of chardonnay and had a freshly baked Rosemary Olive Oil loaf for dipping! Ingredients: 3-4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil-just enough to sautee the garlic and onions 2 bags mussels-cleaned and ...

All Natural Meats!!!

Hand-planted on April 26th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon, located in Carolina Beach, NC carries a wide array of locally raised, all natural, hormone free, antibiotic free and free range beef, chicken and pork! We offer beef in a wide variety of cuts from steaks, roasts to ribs and more, whole chickens as well as quarters, nitrate and nitrite free bacon, and other pork cuts. If ...

Grilling Butters of all kinds!

Hand-planted on April 19th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

There is nothing that goes better than grilled veggies and a container of Veggie Wagon's handmade grilling butter. The Veggie Wagon offers three different butters, Roasted Garlic Parsley Butter, Chili Coriander Butter, and a Brown Sugar Cinnamon Butter. The first two are great for cookouts, local, horomone and antibiotic free meats, fresh bake breads and lots of other foods while ...

My Big Fat Greek Dressing!

Hand-planted on April 8th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon has been hard at work making a line of all-natural salad dressings and marinades. Our new Greek Vinaigrette is now available in our store, in Carolina Beach. The Greek Vinaigrette is cholked- full of layered flavors and pairs well with almost anything. It is delicious when used as a sandwich dressing, marinade, dip, salad ...

Honey Habanero Hot Sauce

Hand-planted on April 4th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon has made it's own Honey Habanero Hot Sauce. Our hot sauce is made with local, Wilmington Honey, Organic Apricots, Veggie Wagon grown Habaneros and lots of love. It offers a sweet, creeping heat and finishes with a big punch of Habanero heat! It is delicious so many ways. Our customers use it as wing sauce, glaze for ...

Aahhh….Kale Chips!?

Hand-planted on March 28th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Kale is the latest crazy healthy food that everyone is wondering how to cook. It has been around for a long time, but was the forgotten vegetable for some time. Well it is back and it is super versatile to make! It is delicious raw, sautéed, and in chip format! Chips you ask- yes kale chips. The Veggie Wagon has ...

Vinaigrette Anyone?

Hand-planted on March 27th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon has been hard at work making a shelf stable line of all-natural salad dressings and marinades. We are very proud to announce that our new Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette is now available in our store, in Carolina Beach. The Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette offers layers of flavors and pairs well with almost anything. It is delicious when used as a marinade, ...

Anyone feeling Italian???

Hand-planted on March 23rd, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog

As many of you all know, The Veggie Wagon has started making our own Sausage and we have now made a Spicy Italian Pork Sausage(Snog in our world for all of you faithful blog followers). It is well balanced with a blend of Italian herbs, Garlic, Spicy Goodness and Love! It is available at The Veggie Wagon in Carolina Beach, ...

The Wagon now has English Toffee!!!!

Hand-planted on March 21st, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog

The Veggie Wagon is excited to announce that we are now carrying Sealed with a Kiss's English Style Toffee. This Wilmington, NC based company offers their toffee in two varieties: milk chocolate and dark chocolate. The Veggie Wagon sells each variety in either 3 oz or 6 oz portions. This is sweet, crunchy, chewy and decadent treat is sure to ...

Wine, Beer and Olives- Veggie Wagon Style

Hand-planted on March 15th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Something The Veggie Wagon has gotten good at, is putting our own spin and creativity into the products we create! Our new olive mixture is no exception. The Veggie Wagon now has their own blend of all- natural olives, combined with their secret blend of spices, available in their store in Carolina Beach. Our olives are partying in our wine ...

Garlic and Romano Turnip Raab

Hand-planted on March 14th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

Directions Coat a large saute pan with olive oil. Add the chopped garlic and crushed red pepper and bring to medium heat. Once the garlic is browned,  add the turnip raab and toss around in the oil and garlic mixture to coat it. Then add your white wine or broth. Cover with a lid and steam ...

Kale Chips- Southern Style

Hand-planted on March 13th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon has always carried Organic Kale that is grown in Pender County, NC .  Many people are quickly realizing the versatitility and health benefits of kale. Kale chips are a nutritious, crunchy snack and can range in diversity of flavors. We have started tinkering around in our kitchen, in Carolina Beach, and have made our very first batch ...

Our Very Own Ginger Sage Snog!

Hand-planted on March 8th, 2013 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon has started making our own Ginger Sage Sausage- we kindly refer to it as "snog". Our Ginger Sage Sausage is the leanest pork sausage I have ever had because it is made using 100% pork shoulder. This eliminates all of the traditional "additives", if you will allow, that are found in most sausages. The Veggie Wagon's Ginger ...