Gold Rice and Silver Spoon; a unique gift of historic Carolina rice. Includes a bag of heirloom Carolina Gold Rice and aromatic Charleston Gold Rice along with a gift wrapped Silver plated Charleston Rice Serving Spoon.
Rice was originally brought to Charleston in 1686. Cultivated extensively throughout the Lowcountry and areas surrounding Charleston, rice production created played a significant role in the local economy, culture and history prior to the Civil War. The heirloom Carolina Gold Rice was nearly lost in the twentieth century in favor of crops with higher yields, a small quantity of seed was found in the 1990's and resurrected. The Carolina Gold and the Charleston Gold rice.
Our silver plated, heirloom quality rice spoon is patterned after the historic rice spoons used throughout Charleston and the Lowcountry.Traditionally rice was served at the daily mid-day dinner in the area.
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