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Old Salem Museums & Gardens One of America’s most authentic historical attractions, the Historic Town of Salem (founded in 1766 by Moravians) and The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, along with award-winning heirloom Gardens, engage visitors in a memorable experience about those who lived and worked in the early American South. In addition, visitors can enjoy hands-on workshops, dining, unique shopping and year-round seasonal activities. Find out more at

every purchase benefits old salem museums & gardens Old Salem Museums & Gardens is funded primarily by private donations from individuals and corporations. In addition to memberships and gifts, purchases of the products included in this catalog help provide important funds to the organization. Purchasing Old Salem’s products helps the museum create compelling new programming, design exciting exhibits with experienced interpreters, and reclaim and preserve unique historic buildings and landscapes. 877-652-7253

In 18o7, Christian Winkler came to Salem as the town’s new baker. Upon his arrival, the original bakery was renamed “Winkler Bakery.” The Winkler Bakery soon became known for having the finest baked goods—from fresh breads, tea cakes and sugar cakes, to the original, paper-thin Moravian Cookie. Today, the Winkler Bakery at Old Salem Museums & Gardens continues to produce its famous baked goods daily. If you are in town, stop by and watch our bakers at work—the smells and tastes are unforgettable. In the meantime, don’t miss out on these delicious freshly-baked treats. You can order a batch today! moravian lovefeast buns Traditionally served at Moravian lovefeasts, these dense and slightly sweet buns are flavored with lemon, orange and nutmeg. Baked at our famous Winkler Bakery. Six buns per pack. No preservatives. C83o37 | $5.75

moravian lovefeast mug Our 8-ounce ceramic mug is a reproduction of one in the Old Salem Museums & Gardens collection. C6o75o | $8.99

moravian sugar cake Our freshly baked sugar cake has a wonderful dense texture with a blend of brown sugar, cinnamon and butter. No wonder it’s a favorite with visitors to Winkler Bakery. Two 8 inch x 8 inch squares. No preservatives. C831o1 | $14.99 Old Salem Museums & Gardens’ freshly-baked items contain no preservatives and are only baked and shipped on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday so that they arrive before the weekend. If the “receive date” is critical, please contact our call center with your special needs. 877-652-7253. Baskets pictured on this page are available for purchase. You can find more information later in this catalog or online at every purchase benefits old salem

Moravian Cookies—a delicious tradition Our cookie recipe was created almost 2oo years ago in Salem. Our famous paper-thin, crisp Moravian cookies are a delicious tradition that can be enjoyed all year long. Available in a variety of flavors and packaged in tins, boxes and small and large tubes, these traditional favorites make perfect gifts for your friends and family (or treat yourself!).


large moravian cookie tubes Want a larger amount of your favorite flavor? Order our traditional paper-thin, Moravian cookies in a large tube for a delightful gift or a little self-indulgence. Ginger, 6 oz | C12ooo | $8.99 Sugar, 4.75 oz | C22ooo | $8.99 Lemon, 4.75 oz | C32ooo | $8.99

small moravian cookie tubes Crisp, wafer-thin and delicious, these small tubes of our traditional Moravian cookies are just the right size for sharing with a friend. Buy several and entertain a crowd! Ginger, 3.5 oz | C14ooo | $4.99 Sugar, 2.75 oz | C24ooo | $4.99 Lemon, 2.75 oz | C34ooo | $4.99

sugar cookie tin Sweet and crisp, our sugar cookies are a delightful treat for any occasion. Like our other Moravian cookies, this sugar cookie has a unique crunchy texture and flavor. 15 oz. | C214oo | $19.99

ginger cookie tin The recipe for our crisp Moravian Ginger Cookies originated over 2oo years ago right here in what is now Old Salem. They are rolled paper thin, sweetened with molasses and flavored with spices. 18 oz. | C114oo | $19.99

moravian cookie quartet tin A great way to sample a selection of favorite cookie flavors: Ginger, Sugar, Lemon and Dark ChocolateDipped Ginger. C914oo | $19.99

dark chocolate-dipped ginger cookie tin These dark chocolate-dipped ginger cookies are irresistibly delicious! They’re addictive—it’s hard to eat just one. C113oo | $19.99

single brothers’ house gift box This box depicts the building where the unmarried Moravian men of Salem lived, worshipped, and worked. It contains four delicious packs of cookies: Ginger, Sugar, Lemon and Chocolate. 11 oz. | C425oo | $15.99

winkler bakery gift box Modeled after the Winkler Bakery building, this box contains three varieties: Sugar, Ginger and Lemon. 9 oz. | C82746 | $12.99

miksch house gift box This box, styled after the Miksch House, the first house built in Salem (1771) to be occupied by a single family, contains one pack each of Ginger and Sugar cookies. 6.25 oz. | C454oo | $1o.99 every purchase benefits old salem

chocolate enrobed peppermint cookies To create these holiday treats, we bake our classic Moravian Sugar Cookies in five fun holiday shapes, coat them in delicious chocolate and top them off with crushed peppermint candy. Word is, they’re one of Santa’s favorite hearthside snacks! 5.5 oz. | C916oo | $6.99

pumpkin spice shortbread cookies These delightful cookies combine pumpkin puree, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and allspice to create the perfect autumn taste treat. Topped with powdered sugar, they’re melt-in-your-mouth delicious! 6 oz. | C915oo | $6.99

Tea Cakes Old-fashioned, hand-cut, crisp sugar cookies flavored with lemon, almond, vanilla and nutmeg. tea cakes tin Sealed and packed in a tin. 1o oz. | C216oo | $15.99

tea cakes bag Sealed and packed in a bakery box. 9 oz. | C83234 | $1o.99

ginger cakes Made using an original Salem recipe, our Ginger Cakes are spicy not too sweet cookies, hand rolled and hand cut by our bakers. This cookie was the precursor to our popular paper-thin Ginger Moravian cookies. Sealed for freshness and packed in a bakery box. 7 oz. | C83235 | $10.99

sugar cookies Delicious hand-rolled and hand-cut crisp sugar cookies. Sealed and packed in a bakery box. 9 oz. | 646o8 | $1o.99

chocolate sugar cookies A tasty chocolate treat! Hand rolled and hand cut, sealed and packed in a bakery box. 9 oz. | C6461o | $1o.99

black walnut cookies Crunchy, crisp, not too sweet. Hand rolled and hand cut, sealed and packed in a bakery box. 9 oz. | C432o2 | $1o.99

sweet and savory gift box (not pictured) This box includes Tea Cakes (one 9 oz. bag), Ginger Cakes (one 7 oz. bag) and Regular Cheese Stars (two 3 oz. bags). C83237 | $26.99


Cheese Stars

Made from an old, original recipe using real cheddar cheese, these tasty treats make a wonderful snack or hors d’oeuvre when paired with cocktails, wine or soft drinks. Two flavors, regular and spicy, come sealed in a 9 oz. bag and packed in a bakery box. cheese stars

spicy cheese stars

9 oz. | C83236 | $1o.99

9 oz. | C646o5 | $1o.99

Treats from the Candy Shop at Old Salem! popcorn trio tin

Know a popcorn lover? If so, our Popcorn Trio Tin is a perfect treat for them. Filled with three tempting flavors—Butter, Cheese, and Sugar Cake Caramel (our own recipe)—all popped fresh at the Old Salem Candy Shop. Packaged for gift giving in a two-gallon tin C8358o | $21.99

gold fudge box Inside the festive gold box sits one pound of our delicious chocolate fudge. Our smooth, rich fudge is made fresh at the Candy Shop at Old Salem using real butter and cream. Yum! C83599 | $15.99 every purchase benefits old salem

American Heritage Chocolate® from the Historic Division of Mars! Old Salem Museums & Gardens is delighted to be one of a select group of fine gift shops at historic sites, museums and historic inns across North America who sell American Heritage Chocolate® created by The Historic Division of Mars. Created from an ingredient list from 175o, American Heritage Chocolate® is an authentic historic chocolate recipe made from ingredients available in the 18th Century. The recipe represents a true taste of chocolate the way our ancestors would have enjoyed it. Made with all-natural ingredients and no preservatives, American Heritage Chocolate® comes in three unique formats: chocolate stick, baking/ grating chunks and a finely grated chocolate drink mix. All made using chocolate, sugar, cocoa butter, spices and natural flavorings. You can use American Heritage Chocolate® in your favorite recipe, just as you would semi-sweet chocolate (substitute in a 1:1 ratio). You can find a few recipes online. Although it’s slightly spicier with a slightly grittier texture than today’s chocolate, you’ll love its rich full-bodied flavor. 877-652-7253

finely grated chocolate drink mix Use the grated chocolate drink mix to make hot chocolate at home or use it in your favorite recipes! Each container makes 12 servings of hot chocolate. C1o467 | $21.99

chocolate bites Individually wrapped bite-sized servings of delicious, all natural chocolate. Pack some Chocolate Bites in your lunch or enjoy them with a cup of coffee and a friend. The natural muslin drawstring bag contains 7 chocolate bites (approx. 1.5 oz.). C1o473 | $6.99

chocolate block

Jams and Apple Butter old school brand jams These fresh and fruity jams are made by the Old School Mill in Albemarle, North Carolina. They are all made with real fruit and raw sugar and contain no preservatives, colorings or additives. They make an excellent hostess gift or stocking stuffer.

blackberry jam

blueberry jam

12 oz. | C73111 | $6.29

12 oz. | C73112 | $6.29

cherry jam

strawberry jam

12 oz. | C73114 | $6.29 12 oz. | C73113 | $6.29

A big block of chocolate perfect for baking, melting or shaving! 6 ounces of chocolate (2 blocks scored in 1 oz. increments for easy use). C1o471 | $11.49

chocolate sticks A perfect treat for your favorite chocolate lover, even if that’s yourself! Individually wrapped .42 oz. sticks. C1o472 | $1.49 each

bear branch milling co. apple butter Also made right here in North Carolina in Ash, this Apple Butter is all natural, made with just apples, sugar, cider vinegar, cinnamon and spices. Simple, natural and delicious! 19 oz. | C1219o | $5.99

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moravian punched tin stars Our Moravian Punched Tin Stars come in three sizes and in pewter, copper and antique finishes. Their cut-out design allows light to shine through. Bulbs are not included. moravian punched tin star /small 8” diameter Pewter | C96225 | $52.99 Copper | C31824 | $52.99 Antique | C31827 | $52.99

moravian punched tin star/medium 14” diameter Pewter | C8917o | $82.99 Copper | C89174 | $82.99 Antique | C31817 | $82.99

moravian punched tin star/large

2o” diameter Pewter | C89171 | $99.99 Copper | C31825 | $99.99 Antique | C31818 | $99.99

Moravian Stars! The iconic Moravian star began as a 26-point star design created for a drawing lesson in a Moravian boys’ school in Niesky, Germany in about 185o. Today’s version has been adapted from the original and is displayed year-round, but especially during the Christmas season from the first Sunday of Advent through Epiphany on January 6. We love Moravian stars! They add a special touch to the holidays and add sparkle all year long. As a result, we offer a wide selection of Moravian stars from candlesticks to ornaments to 14” tin and 21” plastic stars.

acrylic moravian stars

With three sizes to choose from, our clear acrylic stars make decorating for the holidays easy. The 4 ½” star serves as both a decorative-only candle holder and a hanging ornament. The 3” star is an ornament and a light cover.

mini star, 1 ¾ inch C38251 | $1.99

star, 3 inch

C36615 | $2.99

star ornament, 4 1/2 Inch

white plastic moravian star kits Our white translucent stars, lighted from within (bulb included), are a beautiful symbol of Advent for the Moravians. The 21” size is perfect for porches and foyers; the 12” size is a great tree topper. Assembly required.

12” star

C99o67 | $26.99

21” star

C99o68 | $28.99

C36614 | $3.99 every purchase benefits old salem

paul revere lantern Our Paul Revere Lantern will add a bit of rustic charm to your decor. When a candle within is lit, the punched tin design casts a warm and welcome glow. 14” high x 5” wide. Beeswax candle is included. C32861 | $19.99

moravian star & beeswax candles set Our acrylic 4 1/2” Moravian star can be a delightful candleholder for your table or it may be hung as an ornament! A set includes two acrylic Moravian star candleholder/ornaments and two 1o” natural-color beeswax candles. *Acrylic candleholders are for decorative use only* C99o24 | $14.99

mini courting candle gift pack The courting candle was used by a young girl’s father when her suitor came “a courtin’.” If he liked a particular suitor, the father might set the candle on one of the higher rings, giving the couple a long visit in hopes that this lad might become his son-in-law. If the young man wasn’t a favorite, the candle would be set on the lower ring allowing just a short visit. When the candle burned down to the ring, courtin’ time was over. Our Courting Candle Gift Pack comes with the candleholder and an allnatural beeswax candle. Candleholder stands 4” high with 4” diameter. C1235o | $7.5o

lovefeast mug with sugar cake candle A Moravian Lovefeast Mug filled with a scented candle! This soy candle infused with pure beeswax has the wonderful scent of our delicious sugar cake. It has a natural cotton wick and no artificial color. After the candle is gone, the mug may be used for your favorite beverage. C6o749 | $14.99

moravian star glass ornaments These lovely glass ornaments come in clear, white, blue, red and green. Hang them from your tree during the holidays or in a window year round. Blue | C4o267 | $14.99 Red | C4o263 | $14.99 Green | C4o266 | $14.99 Clear | C4o264 | $14.99 White | C4o265 | $14.99


a. petite bread & roll basket Perfect for baked goods or to keep mail and other items tidy. Measures approx. 2 1/2” high x 1o” long x 8” wide. C3o238 | $18.99


b. rectangular roll basket


Perfect for bread, rolls or to store miscellaneous items. Measures approx. 3 1/4” high x 12” long x 5” wide. C3o231 | $27.99

c. winkler bread basket with handles



Very similar to the baskets that Christian Winkler used in his bakery. Perfect for serving breads and baked goods, for keeping papers sorted, or as a decorative accent. Measures approx. 4 1/2” high (including handles) x 13 1/2” long x 8 3/4” wide with a depth of 3”. C3o23o | $36.99

d. egg basket

Handmade Baskets Our baskets are made by a North Carolina artisan. His baskets are handcrafted from the finest materials and are dipped in stain, which has been prepared using walnuts gathered near his studio. Each unique piece is signed and dated by the artist. woven star ornament This beautiful star, created for us by an artisan in North Carolina, is an interpretation of the Moravian star. A wonderful handcrafted, decorative accent to use throughout the year. Measures approximately 11” x 8”. C3o256 | $15.99

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Originally created to collect eggs safely, our Egg Baskets are beautifully handcrafted decorative objects but are also sturdy enough to tote precious cargo. 8” | C3o223 | $39.99 12” | C3o251 | $89.99 There are many other lovely baskets on our website. Visit shop. to see our complete selection!

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fraser fir wreath

gift baskets

Our real Fraser Fir wreaths ship direct to you from a farm in western North Carolina, so they are fresh, fragrant, and ready to be enjoyed all season long. Each wreath is accented with pinecones and a red velveteen bow. 24� | C9932o | $34.99 28� | C99321 | $39.99

We offer a selection of gift baskets filled with delightful goodies. Our gift baskets make a great gift for hard to shop for friends and family and are also fantastic corporate gift items. Visit for more information.

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We accept VISA, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. We accept checks or money orders; payment must be received, though, before your merchandise will be shipped. Prices do not include tax or shipping, and are subject to change without notice. Tin stars may incur additional shipping charges. If you have questions, comments, or suggestions, please call our customer service department at 877-652-7253 or email

sales tax

North Carolina residents will have a 6.75% sales tax added to all purchases, including shipping. Customers outside of North Carolina will be charged the 6.75% sales tax on all purchases, including shipping, for orders being shipped to addresses within North Carolina.

standard delivery charges Up to $25


$75.o1 to $15o


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$15o.o1 and up



holiday orders

Our last guaranteed ship date before Christmas is December 1o. If you have multiple orders going to different addresses, we can ship directly to recipients. Please call 877-652-7253 for personal assistance. Use the shipping table at left to determine the shipping cost for each address. Shipping figured on merchandise total before discount. Add $14.5o for shipments to AK, HI and Puerto Rico. Shipping on international orders varies; please call for information. Tin stars may incur additional shipping charges.

express delivery

Expedited delivery options are available to street addresses in all 5o states. Please call 877-652-7253 to review available options and pricing.

2o13 Holidays at Old Salem Selected Events Visit for a full list

Shops at Old Salem Holiday Open House November 9, 1o a.m. – 4 p.m. Get a jump on holiday shopping.

retail shows 2o13 schedule Mount Airy, NC Autumn Leaves Festival 2o13 October 11 – 13

Christmas by Candlelight Tours November 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 & 30, December 6, 7, 13, 19, 20 & 21 Candlelit tour, music, food and drink.

Saturdays with St. Nicholas November 30, December 7, 14 & 21, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Meet St. Nicholas and enjoy puppet shows, baked treats and holiday shopping.

Raleigh, NC State Fair 2o13 October 17 – 27

Christmas Lovefeast at St. Philips December 12 , Noon

Colfax, NC Persimmon Festival 2o13 November 1

A Lovefeast to commemorate the first service held in the African Moravian brick church.

Greensboro, NC Holiday Market 2o13 November 1 – 3

Salem Christmas December 14, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Hands-on activities, demonstrations, and more!

Columbia, SC Gilmore Craftsmen’s Classic 2o13 November 8 – 1o Charlotte, NC Southern Christmas Show 2o13 November 13 – 24 Greensboro, NC Gilmore Craftsmen’s Classic 2o13 November 29 – December 1 Richmond, VA Bizarre-Bazaar 2o13 December 4 – 8

Christmas Week at Old Salem December 26 – 29 Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season.

Peter and the Wolf December 27, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Enjoy the beloved childhood classic featuring the Carolina Chamber Symphony Players.

2o13 Candle Tea December 5, 6, 12, & 13, 1:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. December 7 & 14, 11:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Home Moravian Church’s annual event held at Old Salem.

Asheville, NC Grove Park Inn Best of Our State 2o14 January 3 – 5, 2o14 every purchase benefits old salem

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Shops at Old Salem 2013-2014 Holiday Catalog  
Shops at Old Salem 2013-2014 Holiday Catalog  

Old Salem invites you to interact with lifestyles of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Explore the authentic architecture and marvelo...