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

INFRA Store of The Year Award

Thanks to John Dyke’s vision, the hard work of our Turnip Truckers, and with the support of the best customers in the world, the Turnip Truck stores just won “Store of the Year” from the Independent Natural Food Retailers Association (INFRA). Hundreds of fabulous stores across the country connect to keep the independent dream alive…. Read more »

Turnip Truck Earns National LGBT Business Enterprise Certification

Turnip Truck Earns National LGBT Business Enterprise Certification Store now considered a diverse supplier NASHVILE, Tenn. –  Nashville’s locally owned natural foods grocer Turnip Truck has earned certification as an LGBT Business Enterprise by the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Supplier Diversity Initiative.  The NGLCC is the sole organization that certifies LGBT-owned… Read more »

Turnip Truck Installs Rooftop Beehives 

East Nashville store now home to honeybee population – Bees anticipated to pollinate plants within a three-mile radius NASHVILE, Tenn. – East Nashville gardeners may notice an increase in honeybees this year, thanks to the rooftop hives Turnip Truck has installed at the Woodland Street store. “The bees really epitomize the Turnip Truck spirit, making extremely… Read more »

Turnip Truck Partners With Loaves and Fishes to Feed East Nashville’s Hungry

Store donates organic and natural products to nearby food kitchen East Nashville’s own local and natural foods grocer, Turnip Truck, has partnered wit Loaves and Fishes to meet increasing demand for meals for the area’s hungry and/or homeless population. The store donates past-date but still fresh product to the organization, located blocks away from Turnip… Read more »

THE TENNESSEAN: Nashville $10 Lunch

Nashville $10 lunch: The Turnip Truck “Tabitha Waggoner [The Tennessean], has a tight budget on her time and money. This week, she checks out The Turnip Truck Urban Fare in The Gulch for a filling lunch a la carte.  I didn’t really know what I would find when I visited the Turnip Truck Urban Fare… Read more »