Looking for the Perfect Gift Ideas?

Hand-planted on December 18th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Let The Veggie Wagon, located in Carolina Beach, NC  make your holiday shopping this season easy with our wide range of gift baskets to choose from. With over 17 unique gift baskets and gift cards in any amount, we can help make your holiday super easy. We offer so many gift baskets ranging from the BBQ Lovers, the Inner Chef, Something for Mom, Sunday Funday and all the way to the ...

Join The Veggie Wagon’s Dinner Club Today

Hand-planted on December 4th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Are you tired of trying to pull off a healthy dinner every night of the week? Have you checked out The Veggie Wagon's new Dinner Club program? So many of The Veggie Wagon's customers have asked for prepared dinners, so we have meticulously put together a weekly pizza and salad Dinner Club. All pizzas and salads are made in- house, from scratch ...

Party Platter Information

Hand-planted on November 18th, 2015 by max. Posted under Blog

The holiday season is upon us and sometimes there's no time to prepare homemade dishes to take to parties! We can help! Our party platters are perfect for any size party, and there are plenty of options to choose from! Feel free to place orders through email (orders@theveggiewagon.com), over the phone, or by coming into the store. Orders must be ...

Max’s Homemade Apple Butter is Back.

Hand-planted on November 17th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Max's homemade Apple Butter is back at The Veggie Wagon. His Apple Butter is made using all natural, NC apples. Each bushel of apples is peeled and macerated until perfection is reached and then the fun begins! This year, The Veggie Wagon, made over 60 jars of this sweet Fall treat. Apple Butter is a Southern staple in most homes. ...

Check 6 at The Veggie Wagon

Hand-planted on October 30th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Check 6 is a new local, North Carolina Brewery that has recently opened in Southport, NC. If you find Southport, NC out of your realm, you can find 1-2 micro brews on The Veggie Wagon's taps. The Veggie Wagon is located in Carolina Beach, NC- also known as Pleasure Island(comprised of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Fort Fisher). The Veggie ...

Organic Honey Hazelnut Latte

Hand-planted on October 16th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon, in Carolina Beach, NC,  has a NEW Fall Latte. Our Honey Hazelnut Organic Latte is a must try! We are using local, Wilmington honey, Organic flavoring, Organic milk(non-dairy options also available), and Organic Espresso coffee, roasted by Island Roast Coffee, located right here on Pleasure Island. This will only be offered for a limited time, so be ...

Dogfish Punkin Ale has landed!

Hand-planted on September 25th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Ladies and Gentlemen- it's that time of year! The Veggie Wagon, on Pleasure Island, NC (Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Fort Fisher), have just received our annual shipment of Dogfish Punkin Ale. Dogfish Punkin Ale is a full-bodied brown ale with smooth hints of pumpkin and brown sugar. Dogfish  brews their Punkin Ale with pumpkin meat, brown sugar and spices. ...

Spiced Peach-Carrot Bread

Hand-planted on August 7th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

Everyone loves a good sweet bread recipe! Carrots may sound like an odd ingredient, but try it! It's more for texture than taste. Plus, the peaches will be the real stand out in this one! Make sure your peaches are ripe before starting though, because it will bring out a lot more of the sweetness that way! Directions: Preheat oven to 350. ...

Roasted Jalapeno Lime Kale

Hand-planted on July 31st, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

If you love kale and are tired of it in soups, raw or sauteed. This is a quick and simple recipe to mix things up for dinner! Directions: Heat oven to 375°. Toss dry kale leaves in Jalapeno Lime olive oil and spread in a single layer on a large sheet pan. Lightly  season with fresh ground black pepper and sea salt. Roast 10 ...

Veggie Wagon Kitchen Tip

Hand-planted on July 24th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog

We've learned a few things along the way, and we always like to share what we've learned! Some may be things you know, but some may be unexpected surprises! One of the many things we've learned along the way, is the learning never stops! This one is for all of our bakers out there! For best results when you're baking, bring butter ...

Not Your Father’s Root Beer is now at The Veggie Wagon

Hand-planted on July 17th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Straight from Small Town Brewery, located in Illinois, can now be found at The Veggie Wagon, located in Carolina Beach, NC. This family recipe of “Not Your Father’s Root Beer”, is a must try! It really does taste just like root beer!  At 10% ABV, the silky, smooth and satisfying finish is unmatched in flavor. It appeals to ...

Red, White and Blue Mozzarella Salad

Hand-planted on July 1st, 2015 by max. Posted under Blog, Blueberries, Mozzarella Cheese, Recipes, Salad Dressings, Snacks

Slice tomatoes and mozzarella cheese to desired thickness and set aside. Slice Goat Cheese Log in half and place in a food processor. Add 3/4 pint of blueberries into the food processor. Then combine wine and water. Puree until the mixture turns into a smooth liquid. Drizzle or spoon a bit of the puree onto the bottom of the plate. Then place your mozzarella ...

Black Jack Brewing is now on tap at the Veggie Wagon

Hand-planted on June 26th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Black Jack Brewing is now on tap at The Veggie Wagon, located on Pleasure Isand, NC- Just South of the Lake in Carolina Beach! Black Jack Brewing was started by Ed Wenda, a Raleigh native and former dentist, who one day realized he enjoys brewing beer more than drilling on teeth.  Ed also brought in Brooks Hamaker to ...

Thai Butternut Squash Lettuce Wraps

Hand-planted on June 18th, 2015 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

Tired of the same old butternut squash enchiladas or soup? This Thai Lettuce Wrap recipe offers a different spin on a traditional Fall recipe, compliments of Pintrest.  It goes a little something like this: Ingredients for the Thai Dipping Sauce: 4 tablespoons sweet chili sauce 2 tablespoons rice vinegar 2 tablespoons canned coconut milk 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2 teaspoons creamy peanut butter (it mixes in ...