Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Gherkins & Tomatoes will be back after New Year's. I wish all of you a happy holiday season, no matter what or how you celebrate!


Cabbage and Black-Eyed Peas, Oh My! A New Year’s Tradition in the South

New Year's Day, coming up fast. Planning your menu, are you? There's a good reason to hesitate, to take your time, because there's really only one thing to eat that day. Black-eyed peas, a gift from a part of Africa ruled by the French for a long time. They were there as early as 1659 at St.…