The Haint Blue Tower
In The Spirit
No fine Southern porch would be without a "Haint" blue ceiling. African slaves referred to evil spirits as "Haints”, they believed the blue would make them raise through the ceiling, back into the sky; thereby protecting the home. In the spirit of this old Southern folklore we’ve packed a trio of “Haint” blue gift boxes with frightfully fabulous artisan treats.
A brush with genius
In the South, the core of the barbecue sauce debate is simple; vinegar-based vs. tomato-based. For non-Southerns, it may be hard to understand the fuss over barbecue sauce; but it has to do with roots! Sauces are associated with particular regions of the South, and allegiances run fierce. This collection is your guide to the leading styles.