FOOD + BEVERAGE
See What Happened at the 2016 Southern Women's Show!
Taste The Milo's Difference
has crafted a variety of products to please any palate. Satisfy your sweet tooth with their Famous Sweet Tea, quench your thirst with their All Natural Lemonade or rejuvenate with their Organic Green Citrus tea. Whichever you choose, you can be certain that all of Milo’s products are fresh brewed, all natural with no preservatives or additives. Stop by their exhibit space at the Southern Women’s Show and Taste the Milo’s Difference.
Whipping Up New Flavors in the Kitchen
Stop by the updated Celebrity Cooking Stage
, located in the Ballroom, to watch local chefs dish up their favorite recipes. Watch cooking experts in action and sample tasty treats. They will share tips on everything from picking out local in-season produce to how to prepare your favorite dish with a healthy twist. Check back for a complete list of events featured on the Celebrity Cooking Stage
Keep Calm and Eat Peanut Butter
From classic recipes passed down through generations to new creations that you would never expect to find on grandma’s kitchen table, there’s no shortage of delicious ways to pack peanuts and peanut butter into diverse dishes. Join the Southern Peanut Growers on the Cooking Stage and stop by their exhibit to pick up delicious recipes, cooking tips and more information. The Southern Peanut Growers educate American consumers about the U.S. peanut industry and its product – one PB&J at a time.
Helping Our Community One Meal at a Time
Clara White Mission, Inc. School of Culinary Arts
is teaming up with the Southern Women’s Show to coordinate the Celebrity Cooking Stage! Be sure to check the stage daily as students and Chef Instructors of the School of Culinary Arts showcase their talents.
Did you know in addition to their many programs and services that Clara White Mission also has a catering company and banquet halls available for rental? Riverside North
features two full-service banquet halls
to accommodate any party, wedding reception or corporate training. This two-acre site serves as the home for Ashley Street Catering
, while providing on-the job training and employment development. This social enterprise employs graduates of the Clara White Mission Culinary Arts Program. Located at 2711 Edison Avenue
, the site also features a historic church and a newly renovated community center, which includes a training kitchen, meeting rooms, office facilities and an attached outdoor pavilion. For more information contact (904) 354-4162 or stop by the Clara White Mission exhibit space at the show!
Family Owned and Community Served
Follow the aroma of the 100% Arabica coffee beans over to the Community Coffee exhibit to try a sample. What makes this coffee so special? Family owned for four generations and named in appreciation of the community of family and friends of it’s founder, Community Coffee serves up great-tasting blends for coffee lovers everywhere. Taste the roasting pride of Baton Rouge, LA; learn about their generous Cash for Schools and Military Match programs; plus pick up a coupon at their exhibit space – just look for the trolley!
Check out this delicious recipe made with Community Coffee.
Coffee Crusted Cedar Planked Salmon Salad
¼ cups Brown sugar, dark
¼ cup Community® Coffee Dark roast,
1 tablespoon Old Bay Seasoning
1 tablespoon Chili powder
2 teaspoons Coriander, ground
2 teaspoons Black pepper, course ground
1 teaspoon sea salt
1 teaspoon garlic, powder
9 pounds Salmon, boneless, skinless, portioned into 24 (6 oz.) filets
12 (4” rectangle boards) Cedar grilling planks, soaked in cold water for 3 hours
- In a large bowl, combine, brown sugar, Community® Coffee, Old Bay, coriander, black pepper, salt and garlic salts
- Place the salmon filets on the cedar planks
- Coat the salmon pieces completely with the spice rub.
- Over a high heat wood grill, place the salmon on the grill. Cover and cook until the spice rub has melted, about seven to ten minutes. Medium rare is a nice choice.
- Remove the planks from the grill and loosely cover with foil. Allow them to rest for 10 minutes so that they continue.
16 cups, mixed field greens
12 Roma tomatoes, diced
4 medium cucumber, peeled and sliced thinly
4 cup Balsamic vinaigrette
- Toss with salad dressing.
- Plate portions and top with grilled salmon
4 cup extra virgin olive oil
2 cup Balsamic vinegar
2 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1 teaspoon granulated garlic
1 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
- Place vinegars and all dry ingredients in a medium sized bowl
- Slowly whisk in the extra virgin olive oil in a steady stream, whisking steadily until an emulsion is formed and the oil is not separated from the vinegar.
- Taste and adjust seasoning to taste.
It's a fun, interactive tasting bar experience!
Grapes & Olives on tap specializes in Naturally Infused Balsamic Vinegars and Olive Oils
. Their high quality, imported Olive Oils and perfectly oak-aged, Italian Balsamic Vinegars are infused with herbs, citrus, berries, chocolate, mushrooms and fruits. A visit to their Tasting Bar offers you delicious tastes of always fresh, no preservatives, healthy Extra Virgin Olive Oils.
And since it’s made from beautiful Italian grapes, Balsamic Vinegar has the same healthy attributes as red wine! Balsamics are a great way to add lots of flavor to any food in a low-calorie, healthy way!
You’ll also find great ideas for simple cooking of quick meals using the intense flavor of these naturally delicious products.
Grapes & Olives on tap
Olive Oils and Balsamic Vinegars are a wonderful gift for yourself and make beautiful gifts for others. Visit their Tasting Bar for some “sips and tips” on tastier meals for healthier lives. Pour.Savor.Enjoy!
Great Taste Is Your Best Accessory
Little Black Dress Wines
is proud to be the Official Wine of the Southern Women’s Show in Jacksonville! Drop by and strike a fashionable pose anytime at the show bar and be “seen” sipping Little Black Dress – Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Moscato, Merlot, Pinot Grigio or Cabernet.
Little Black Dress Wines makes friends easily while tuning heads along the way. It’s your go-to wine for any occasion. Great Taste is your Best Accessory! Visit the Little Black Dress exhibit and taste all of their Wines – made for women by a woman!!
Advance Tickets Available at Walgreens