Housemade Sorbets

Photo by Wyatt Kostygan.


Bursting in seasonal fruit flavors like grapefruit and burnt thyme, the Inspired Sorbets from the chef at Indigenous are all made in-house and constantly introducing flavors to keep you coming back for more! Get your icy fix in these generous-sized jars found under Desserts for $6. Indigenous, 239 South Links Ave., Sarasota, 941-706-4740.

Crab Dip

With a diverse rendering of various bites in trendy little jars, Owen’s Fish Camp serves southern right with these savory fixings. From Boiled Hot Roadside Peanuts to Fried Dill Pickles and Hot Cheesy King Crab Dip with crackers, find these on the menu under Jars & Such, $3-10. Owen’s Fish Camp. 516 Burns Ct., Sarasota, 941-951-6936. Pictured center.

Cinna-Nana Overnight Oats 

Proving to be the new-age breakfast of champions—vegan, gluten-free and non-GMO, and made with only organic ingredients for your morning delight. These jars pack a serious punch for their size, with a blend of almond milk/rice milk, oats, cashew butter, chia seeds, maple syrup, banana, cinnamon, vanilla and Himalayan salt for deliciously nutritious spoonfuls. CROP, $9, 1605 Main St. #108, Sarasota, 941-954-8728.

Vegan Kimchi 

Made with love by Fermentlicious and consisting of yummy ingredients such as carrots, daikon, ginger, turmeric root, onions, gochugaru, chilly flakes, sea salt, inflammation digestion minerals and raw unpasteurized organic living probiotics. You can find this fancy take on the Korean staple at the Sarasota Farmers Market as well as Lucky’s Market, $13, 3501 South Tamiami Trl. #430, Sarasota, 941-260-1223.

Smoked Fish 

The Smoked Fish Dip is chock-full of fresh, local gulf fish and charred shallot créme sauce, making it next to impossible not to swipe your fingers in the jar to salvage the last bit clean. Served with a bucket of toasted garlic croccantini—saunter over to Jack Dusty, where you can find it under Starters for $16, along with this sinful Strawberry Shortcake dessert (upper right) for $12. Jack Dusty, 1111 Ritz Carlton Dr., Sarasota, 941-309-2266.

Treasured Sweet Bites

These miniature treats are just the right amount to satisfy your sweet tooth and come in this decadent delivery. Luckily, there’s a tripod of flavors so everyone at the table can have their own favorite—Brulee Banana Pudding, Peanut Butter Pumpkin Pecan and S’Mores, $3 each. Brick’s Smoked Meats,
1528 State St., Sarasota, 941-993-1435.