Copper Pot holds holiday open house Dec. 19

Dec 12, 2013
Photo by: Rachel McIntosh OPEN HOUSE TO FEATURE ARTISAN FOOD  — Food & Wine magazine and its editors honored Waynesville’s Copper Pot & Wooden Spoon in September for the artisan food maker's Roasted Red Pepper & Peach Jam. Pictured is Copper Pot's owner, Jessica DeMarco.

Copper Pot & Wooden Spoon will host a Christmas open house for the community from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, with a Haywood Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.

The company, owned by Jessica DeMarco, specializes in small batch preserves and pickles, handcrafted from locally grown seasonal produce. The business, which began in 2011, was named a co-winner of the 2012 Haywood County Chamber of Commerce Startup Business Competition.

The open house will feature an assortment of the company's pickle and jam samplings, holiday cookies, warm cider and holiday cheer — including a drawing for a boxed selection of Copper Pot & Wooden Spoon goodies.

Copper Pot & Wooden Spoon is at 449 A Pigeon St., Waynesville (U.S. 276  — 1/2 mile down from Main St.).  Contact DeMarco for more information at or call 593-0501.