Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I purchase Miss Essie’s products?
Miss Essie’s is expanding to make products available in many grocery and club stores. To find Miss Essie’s products near you, check our website or contact us and we are happy to assist you. You can also order Miss Essie’s BBQ products online through our website.
If your local retailers don’t currently carry Miss Essie’s products, please let them know about us. Retailers are encouraged to contact Miss Essie’s for more information about offering our products in their stores.
Miss Essie’s respects the privacy of our customers and will never share personal information.
What is Miss Essie’s Mild BBQ Sauce good on?
Almost everything! Enjoy it on all your favorite grilled and roasted meats: beef, pork, chicken and fish. People also tell us they love it on potatoes, chips, eggs, beans, burritos, onions, stir-frys and salads. So just experiment and you’ll discover lots of delicious ways to enjoy Miss Essie’s Southern BBQ products.
How can I book your catering services for my next event?
We offer catering for private, corporate and other events. Visit our catering page to either contact us for a quote or to order right away! We are happy to serve our community here in the Salt Lake Valley.
Do you have any recipes using Miss Essie’s products?
Sure! Our chefs and customers are always coming up with new and delicious ways to enjoy Miss Essie’s. You can find these recipes and even submit your own in the recipe section of our website–we may even feature your recipe!
Can I feature Miss Essie’s recipes on my website or reference the brand name in a recipe I’m posting?
We’re glad you enjoy Miss Essie’s so much you want to share! Feel free to share your recipes and serving ideas with others, tagging us @missessiesbbq and using the hashtag #missessisbbq.
Do Miss Essie’s BBQ Sauces need to be refrigerated?
After opening, you should always store extra BBQ Sauce in the refrigerator to maintain the flavor and freshness.
How long will unopened packages of Miss Essie’s meat products last in the refrigerator?
Every package is marked with a “Use By” or “Best By” date and should be enjoyed on or before that date. If you’d like to freeze Miss Essie’s meats to store them for up to six months, see the “Can I freeze Miss Essie’s meat?” question for details. Once you open a package, you should use the entire product within two days.
Can I freeze Miss Essie’s meat products? For how long?
For the best experience, we suggest you enjoy Miss Essie’s meats from the fresh state, but they may be frozen if needed. We recommend you don’t freeze for longer than 6 months.
Be sure to freeze on the “Use By” or “Best By” date as indicated on the package. The meat retains its best quality when frozen for no more than six months. To defrost, place the package in the refrigerator until completely thawed. Use within two days after defrosting.
What’s the best way to cook Miss Essie’s beef, poultry or Chili Verde?
You’ll find cooking instructions and recipe ideas for all Miss Essie’s products on each package and our website. Visit our recipe page to find delicious ideas for your next meal!