Why buy local?

Let’s celebrate National Veggie day on June 16th! Actually, let’s celebrate veggies all the time. With the help of some of our local farmers, we can do exactly that. We at the Turnip Truck are very proud to prioritize supporting local farms, and happy to tell you why we love buying local. It’s great that… Read more »

Corn is aMAIZEing

Eating a non-GMO diet helps promote efficient organ functions, gastrointestinal and reproductive health, and uncontaminated food. They also foster eco-friendly practices as well by promoting biodiversity and sustainability. One of the crops most susceptible to bad chemicals like Roundup is corn, which is why it’s so important to only eat non-GMO corn. Corn is a… Read more »

Keep it Cheesy

June 4th is National Cheese day, and it’s one of our favorite days to celebrate. We love cheese. This year, we are very excited to offer our rotating selection of the best artisan, local, or imported cheeses. While we are pretty stoked on all of the cheese we sell in our store, some of our absolute… Read more »

Winner, Winner!

June 2 is National Rotisserie Chicken Day! We love the versatility, convenience, and value of the rotisserie chicken. While there’s definitely no shame in just eating it right off the bone, there are countless ways to dress up a rotisserie chicken for an inexpensive, easy, and healthful dinner. The Turnip Truck sells antibiotic-free, hormone-free, humanely-raised… Read more »

Happy New Year, let’s eat

Eating Hoppin’ John and greens is a southern, New Year’s tradition! The recipe first appeared in The Carolina Housewife by Sarah Rutledge, published in 1847.  The legend is that eating Hoppin’ John, greens, and cornbread will bring wealth and good luck in the coming year: the beans represent coins, the greens – paper money, and the… Read more »

Handy Last-Minute Gift Guide, Holiday 2017

It’s almost that time – and if you’ve still got some shopping to do, let us help.  Check out this handy gift guide to thoughtful gifts you can quickly pick up while you’re shopping at the Turnip Truck.  It’s a one-stop holiday shop! For the amateur sommelier: Our wine and wine accessories selection is sure… Read more »

Beautifully Easy Holiday Sides!

Everyone knows that the star of the Thanksgiving feast is the turkey, but that’s no reason to let Thanksgiving side dishes be boring or complicated.  Here are a few sides that are healthful, simple, and flavorful, and can be cooked off while your turkey is resting.  All of these VIPs have made appearances in our… Read more »

Pre-Order a Holiday Meal Kit!

For a delicious and easy Thanksgiving dinner, pre-order your fully-cooked meal with us!

October, is The Non-GMO Month!

Let’s celebrate, because October is the Non-GMO month! Look for the butterfly on our products – not only this month, but all year ‘round. #nongmo #nongmomonth #nongmoproject #nongmobutterfly #cleanfood #healthyliving #healthyfood #nutrition #wellness #shoplocal #theturniptruck #nashville #eastnashville #thegulchnashville