Serve Your Holiday Guests A Dish of Elegance


It's the season for holiday parties, and every host knows what you're serving on is just as important as what you're serving. Whether you're going full-blown holiday pomp or you tend to set a more minimal table, tag Whiteware fits right in. 

The line of classic porcelain china is safe for microwaves, ovens, and dishwashers, and lets you create an elegant holiday table that makes your appetizers, finger foods, and platters look as good as they taste.  


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We Declare December Hot Cocoa Month


While the weather outside hasn't quite reached frightful yet, night and morning temperatures are definitely dropping. I personally love that. Why? Because not only does cold weather give me an opportunity to bundle up in scarves, but it also gives me a chance to indulge in hot chocolate. 

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Choose the Perfect Gifts for Your Holiday Hosts


Now, you know you simply cannot show up to a holiday party empty-handed, right? Whether it's your office potluck, your child’s kindergarten goodie break, or your in-laws’ Official Holiday Dinner, gifts are good. Luckily, we’ve got a house full of delights sure to make you the star of any seasonal gathering. 

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Don't Forget the Little Things in the Holiday Home Stretch


With only a few hours to go before Turkey Day, you're no doubt ready for a well-deserved "whew!" But regardless whether you're set to roll up your sleeves and get to cooking, or turn on the oven and get to heating, make sure you've checked your list one more time. Don't forget these extras!

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Ohhhh... Christmas Tree!


There are about a million acres of land devoted to growing Christmas trees in the United States, and from those acres millions of trees are cut and shipped around the country, where they will be come the centerpiece of many families Christmas traditions.  This tradition that is a staple for many is actually a fairly new ritual.  Started by the Germans around the 16th century, most American families did not fully adopt the tradition until the mid-19th century.

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Happy Beaujolais Nouveau Day


That's what we're calling the third Thursday of November—which happens to be today. What's so special about the third Thursday of November, you ask? It's the day Beaujolais Nouveau is released to wine lovers across the world. And, trust us, Joseph Drouhin's Beaujolais Nouveau is worthy of celebration.

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Big T Coastal Perfection


I grew up in South Carolina, so when our Dairy and Frozen buyer brought around a crab dip that is handmade in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, I naturally had high expectations. And let me just say that this dip, is simple, fresh, and a true taste of coastal South Carolina.

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Central Market No-Fail Turkey Guide


The fear of rendering your family’s traditional bird inedible is almost too much to bear for some kitchen novices. Even professionals can be put off not only by the size of the bird, but also, the pressure of the event and the way in which it seems to unveil itself. One misstep and, well, it’s a mess and so are you.

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What Wine Should I Pair With My...


Smoked turkey? Standing rib roast? In-laws? Well, this question is one that we hear all the time in our wine aisles, but especially now as we all get ready to celebrate the family, friends, and food in our lives. 

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Thanksgiving is Coming! Are You Ready?


Thanksgiving is two weeks away. That's 14 days to pull off a fabulously festive holiday feast. No pressure. And no worries. Because you've got us. First start with our list, and then you know, check it twice. Now, that is an easy way to know when to do everything from shop, brine, and dress to polish, clean, and chill.

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