Manzo’s Retail Store is Closing after 58 Years in business!

“It is with a heavy heart that I must announce that Manzo Importing Company* will be closing the doors to our retail store on Saturday, September 14th. I grew up working in this store and it has been a part of my life since I can remember. I will miss the smell of spices, the […]

FREE Wine Tasting May 4th Noon to 3pm

Shawn Sullivan of Terra Firma Wines will be having a complimentary wine tasting at Manzo’s on May 4th from Noon to 3pm.  He will be handpicking the wines that will be sampled and will be available to assist you in selecting something you like from our selection of wines.  Come join us for this free […]

Question 39 – Please vote MANZO’s!!!

Please select ‘Manzo Sausage Kitchen and Market’ as “Favorite Specialty Food Shop” on Question 39 of the poll.  With the help of our loyal customers, we DID place in the “Favorite Specialty Food Shop” category for the 2012 Sauce Magazine Reader’s Choice Poll. For a small business such as ours, it is a HUGE honor and gets […]

Live Blogging from Tuscany starts in May

My live blogging from Tuscany will begin May 1, 2013.  You can check it out at I will be in Tuscany for the summer. I have a unique opportunity to assist and learn about food tourism in Italy. I will be exploring small villages and trying unique local foods and meeting some incredible people. […]


Normal Store Hours Tuesday through Saturday 9am to 6pm CHRISTMAS HOURS: Additional Holiday Shopping Days: OPEN Monday, 12/17/12  9am to 6pm OPEN Monday, 12/24/12 9am to 3pm (Christmas Eve) CLOSED Christmas Day 12/25/12. We will re-open for business Wed 12/26 at 9am. NEW YEAR’S WEEK Additional Holiday Shopping Days: OPEN Monday, 12/31 (New Year’s Eve) […]

Holiday 2012 Preview Extravaganza This Saturday, Dec 1st!

This Saturday, December1st from 11am to 3pm we will be hosting our FREE Holiday Preview at the store.  You will be able to sample items that have just arrived for the holidays and get some ideas on quick dishes for improptu guests and planned parties.  In addition, Angie from Bommarito Wines will be sampling her […]

NEW Gift Cards Have Arrived!

Gift Card inside Presentation Card

Our new Gift Cards have arrived just in time to make your Christmas Shopping easier.  …and they are BEAUTIFUL! The card itself is barcoded and you can load any amount you wish onto it and the recipient can use a little at a time (unlike our previous gift cards).  The card has a photo of […]

Let us make a CUSTOM Party Tray for you

Above is a photo of a party tray that we did for a customer on one of our ceramic presentation platters.  He was so happy with it, he told us to take a pic and post it on our website! So.. if you need a party tray made, we will do it.  We have disposable […]

Fresh Italian Cookies Available Starting December 11th

As you may know, we have a contract bakery that makes our special recipe cookies and while I carry some varieties throughout the year, my HUGE holiday shipment usually arrives around Thanksgiving.  This year, due to Hurricaines, etc, they will be arriving late, but I am told they will be here by December 11th. Our […]

Need a Unique Corporate Gift-giving Idea?

You have a unique company, why not give a unique gift to your Company clients and employees? For years we have been making small batch recipes for our customers to give out at Christmas.  I have a host of “special recipes” that are usually too involved for everyday sale, but at Christmas we make them […]