A gift-worthy collection of Virginia favorites packed in a handsome lidded basket. Peanuts were among several other crops likely never grown in the Mid-Atlantic region until Thomas Jefferson planted his expansive vegetable and fruit gardens at Monticello, which continue to grow original vegetable, herb fruit species and define Virginia’s unique taste.
The set includes a 6 oz. bag of Cheese Straws, a 9 oz. tin of Salted Roasted Virginia Peanuts, Monticello Plantation Peanut Soup Mix (just add chicken broth, serves six) and a 1 lb. bag of Stone Ground Cornbread Mix. Wooden-slat basket with brass hinges and clasp measures 9"h x 14"w x 9 ˝"d.