The J.Q. Dickinson Appalachian Mercantile is a selection of the finest foods, crafts and home goods shipped directly to you. Each box contains 6-7 items, and includes a recipe as well as a card telling you about each maker. Our boxes can be ordered monthly or seasonally. We carefully select each item to meet our standards for quality. $65 value
This months box includes a Cherry Wood Dough Scraper, three Grass-Fed Beef Sticks, a Dark Chocolate Sauce, a High Fiber Dish Towel, Snake Oil Hot Sauce, and our brand new Allegheny Herb & Citrus Spice Blend.
Order by December 1st to get this box!
Q: Package has yet to arrive. Was shown to be in transit Dec. 11th, said to arrive by Christmas (the latest), then no movement after 15th. Is there any way to find out exactly what's going on with order?Asked by Jennifer, December 2020
Thanks for reaching out. The movement of packages has been less than reliable this season.
Please email me your order number and I will check on it's location from my end. I'm sorry for the inconvenience but once it leaves our facility it is out of our control.
Q: Can you make accommodations for a gluten allergy?Asked by Leah S., March 2021
Yes, we can make a substitution at our discretion. Please put a note in your order
Q: How do i get the Feb box as a 1 x gift?Asked by Ruthanne C., February 2021
To get just one box as a gift you can place an order for the monthly mercantile box. You will be notified next month, asking if you want to renew. You can cancel at that time, if you just want the single box. Thanks for your interest!
Q: Good Morning! We ordered 5 Seasonal Mercantile boxes on 12/03 - Christmas presents for family. We have not yet received notification that they were mailed. Will those boxes be there in time for ChristAsked by Stacy J., December 2020
Thanks for your question. We have shipped your orders. They left our facility on Dec 9th. If you check the tracking information on your Cratejoy account you can see that they are in transit, or out for delivery. They should arrive by Christmas. The postal service is a little slower than usual with the increased number of packages this year. Thanks!
I love subsc boxes but stopped them because literally nothing was made in USA. Imagine my joy when I found this box AND I live in Charleston, WV so this is my Appalachian heritage. Why did I not know about this before?? Loved my first box and will support JQ Dickson as long as I can!
Thanks for taking the time to review us, Alicia
I'm so glad you love our products. We work hard to find the best Appalachian made food, crafts and home goods.
I subscribed to this box 3 months ago; and I can say with all honesty, I absolutely love this box. The shipping is so quick. The items are not your normal "sample" sizes. These are full sized items and high quality stuff I may add. I do get excited every month when I know my box is being mailed to me. I have not been disappointed. I would recommend this company and this subscription.
Thank you so much for taking the time to send such a rave review into Cratejoy. We love to hear how our customers like their boxes. Cheer! Nancy, owner
Absolutely loved this box! This as well was a gift for my boyfriend's birthday, and he loved how creative every box was! the recipes are wonderful as well. I will probably re-subscribe in the future. Thank you!
Thanks so much for taking the time to review our box. I'm really glad you and your boyfriend are enjoying the items and the recipes. I hope you'll resubscribe. We have more good things to come.
Nancy Bruns, owner
3 month order of Appalachian Mercantile as a gift. Recipient is thrilled. Excellent variety, good quality products, unique regional fare
I've really enjoyed these boxes, especially during quarantine when pleasant surprises are welcome. There are unique and tasty finds in each box, and the customer service has been fantastic.
Thanks so much for taking the time to review us! I'm really glad you are enjoying our boxes. There are more great products to come!
This was my first box and it is lovely! The packaging is great and well-insulated, especially for international shipping (which was pleasantly fast!). I haven't had a chance to try out the recipe or most of the other ingredients yet. I did, however, make sweetcorn fritters for dinner, and the sorghum syrup went REALLY well with a leftover one for dessert! :-D
Thanks so much for taking the time to review our box, Claire. I'm really glad you are enjoying it. Sorghum syrup is great on lots of things!
Quite pleased with everything this box offers - we will use every item! Looking forward to the February box.
This box was just perfect and exactly what I hoped it would be. It was safely and beautifully packaged and was, I felt, a good value for the cost. I am looking forward to receiving my next package.
In addition to the included items (I won't give them away in case you haven't gotten yours yet), there was a list of included items with a description about what they were and who made them as well as a recipe to go with one of the main food items that was included.
I bought this as a little Christmas for myself and opened it Christmas morning since I was unable to be with my family for the holiday. It was fun and lovely.
Thanks for taking the time to review our box. I'm so glad you are happy with the products. I hope you keep enjoying it!
Nancy Bruns, owner
Everything was exceeded my expectations. It arrived quickly, was beautifully packaged, and had a wonderful assortment of items. I love the addition of the recipe card and learning about each maker. I can't wait for next month!
Beautiful handpicked items, loved it!! Very much looking forward to my next box. An absolutely lovely gift!!
Kari- Thanks so much for taking the time to give us such a great review. I'm really glad you were pleased with your gift. We work hard to make sure we have unique items that can't be found other places. Enjoy! Nancy Bruns, owner
This box celebrates the best of the season. Rich drinking chocolate, seasoned grits, holiday spiced goat milk soap, custom roasted and salted peanuts, a pottery air plant holder and an air plant. Order by December 18th for Christmas delivery. This is our Winter Seasonal box as well.
This box contains a great assortment of products. Organic coffee, a cherry coffee scoop, rib rub, BBQ sauce, honey, and an organic lavender face mist. A recipe for the best ribs you've had is also included. Don't miss this great collection.
This month's box is full of goodies. Banana pepper mustard sauce, organic pinto beans, cheddar cheese crisps, organic chocolate with figs, pistachios and salt, alpaca felted soap and a wood soap deck. All from our talented makers in the Appalachian region.
Our March/Spring Seasonal Box is full of great items that welcome a new season. Spicy Dilly Beans, Rhubarb Chutney, Kentucky Cream Candy, Hot Sauce, a natural Bathroom Spritzer and a beautiful print of edible wild plants.
Our April Box features some of the best items Appalachia has to offer. Buxton Hall Chicken Seasoning, Sweet Pickled Ramps, Fresh Herb Marinara Sauce, Spinach Fusilli, Lemongrass Ponzu Sauce, and a Leaf Motif Bookmark.
This months box features some amazing items from around the appalachian area. J.Q.Dickinson Applewood Smoked Salt, Wildflower Honey Almond Caramels, Whole Wheat Beer Bread, Red Raspberry Thunder Jam, Apple Vinegar, and a Fern Tea Towle.
This months box contains a great assortment of products. bacon ketchup with burbon, sweetness pickles, rosemary soap, a notebook, hickory and tomato salt, and a tiny tumbler.
Our July box is full of some great items from your pantry to your bathroom. Maple syrup, Pancake mix, Reusable food wrap, Chili pepper blend, our Salt grinder, and a Lotion Bar.
The August Box has some really cool items from the appalachian area including a Peach Hibiscus Simple Syrup, Black Mustard, a Lavander Sachet, a Sugar Mold Candle, and a bottle of Malt Vinegar
This month's box features a glass bird, organic cranberry Sauce, Appalachian Apple Butter, a package of 8 pumpkin greeting cards, and a southern cornbread mix.
This October Box brings an awesome collection of products from Appalachia. Which includes Splits Pretzels, a jar Famous Kream Mustard, Bourbon Beef Jerky, a bag of Cinnamon Dulce, a Cherry Wood Spreader, and a Bees Wax Candle.