Suppliers for historical food ingredients

Many ingredients needed in historic cooking are available through the internet. Several dealers of historical ingredients are listed with a small sample of their more unusual offerings. Local independant butchers [such as Trueth's or Wagner's Meats/Mt. Airy Meat Locker in Maryland] can supply suet, stomach, bladder, tripe, calves feet and may cut the meat to your historical specifications.

Adriana's Caravan  - Spices, herbs, extracts, chilies, mushrooms, grains, more
Anson Mills -  historic Carolina rice, grits
The Atlantic Spice Company - herbs, spices, teas
Bent's Cookie Factory - Hardtack
Beryl's Cake Decorating Supplies - baking ingredients
Cake And Kandy Emporium - clear toy candy/barley sugar candy; cake
Carolina Plantation Rice - Carolina Gold Rice
Dobyns and Martin, Grocers, at the Sign of the Sugar Loaf [was Deborah's Pantry] - wide variety, including sugar cones, chocolate, cochineal, gums, ketchups, kitchen peppers, pearlash, salaratus, teas
Eldon's Jerky and Sausage Supply
Francesco Sirene, Spicer - Canada. many including alkanet, cubebs, galingale, liquamen, saunders, sumac, licorice root, madder root, cochineal [site not active now]
Freshes.Com - mushroom powders - Rose Hip Jam
iGourmet - Rose Hip Jam
Gift Chalet - Birch Twig Whisk
Glengarry Cheesemaking & Dairy Supply
Honeyville Food Products - various Premium Specialty Whole Grains, wheat berries, whole kernel corn & flour, oats, rice flour, bran, baking supplies
House on the Hill - cookie molds, supplies
Indian Harvest Specialtifoods, Inc.  - 'the ultimate rice, grain and bean co.'
King Arthur Flour Co.
Leener's Brew Works
Logan Turnpike Mill - Grits, cornmeal, flours
More Than Gourmet - French stocks & sauces from recipes in Auguste Escoffier's Guide Culinaire, 1903
Napa Valley Verjus
The New England Cheesemaking Supply Company
Nicky USA Game Birds & Meats
Nuts4U - Nuts, dried fruits, flours
Penzey's Spices
The Pepperer's Guild - historical spices,and more including elder & hibiscus flowers, cubebs,galingale, mastic, nigella, tansy, rosehips 
Rancho Gordo - Heirloom dry beans, Corn masa & tortillas, Chile peppers, herbs, greens & grain
Raven's Nest Herbals - herbs, spices
Regenna's Candy Shop - clear toy candy/barley sugar candy
Ripe to you. - Citrus: Citron, Seville Orange, Meyer Lemon, others
Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village - herbs, rose water
Sweet Celebrations & Maid of Scandinavia - cake & candy ingre. including, bakers ammonia, sugars, gelatins, gums, potato starch
The San Francisco Herb Company - herbs, spices, teas
The Spice House
Terra Sonoma Verjus
Vanilla, Saffron
World Merchants - Spices

Working mills page for flours/cornmeal/buckwheat

©2009 Patricia Bixler Reber