Our store on Pickering Wharf, in Salem, MA, feature the North Shore's largest selection
of spices, as well as a host of rubs, sauces,
marinades, kitchen gadgets and housewares.
The spice trade in the North American continent
began in 1797. Captain Jonathan Carnes arrived
in Salem Harbor with his ship loaded in pepper
from Sumatra. The spice trade remained
centered in Salem for over 90 years.
During that time, Salem became the richest city
in America and spawned the country's first
The U.S. continues to this day as the largest
importer of spices in the world.
"A whole new Picklepot!"
Good old fashioned tools for cooking. Nothing that requires batteries or an electrical outlet. If we can source it locally? Even better!