Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Celebrates St. Patrick's Day with Traditional Irish Meal and Unique Gift Items

2/26/2015

February 26, 2015

Don Your Green and Enjoy an Irish feast of Corned Beef and Cabbage March 9-17

Lebanon, Tenn. (February 26, 2015) – It’s easy to feel a little bit Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, even if you’re not one of the 34.7 million Americans who claim Irish ancestry. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® joins the celebration beginning March 9 by serving a traditional Irish meal and offering several “green” retail products.

In keeping with tradition, all 634 Cracker Barrel® stores will serve an Irish meal of corned beef and cabbage with carrots, potatoes and served with Gulden’s® Spicy Brown Mustard. The meal includes choice of made from scratch Buttermilk Biscuits or Corn Muffins with real butter for $9.99.

“Whether you are Irish or Irish-at-heart, we invite guests to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Cracker Barrel with a homemade meal and shopping,” said Brad Wahl, Cracker Barrel vice president of marketing. “For guests wanting a little luck o’ the Irish, the old country store has several St. Patrick’s themed items.”

In home décor there is a bright green ceramic table top bird for $5.99 and pineapple cilantro Yankee candles in two sizes, 14.5 oz. and 22 oz.

Green Ivy Body Wash and Hand Cream, both from Dionis Skincare, are great gifts to keep your skin moisturized during these rough winter days. Or check out the green magnetic note pad for $3.99 or the green personal journal for $6.99.

So if you’re looking for some hearty Irish fare and a shopping opportunity in one location, then seize you’re luck and visit a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store between March 9 and 17 and celebrate St. Paddy’s day in a family-friendly environment.

All Cracker Barrel stores are open seven days a week with hours Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. - 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. – 11 p.m.

About Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. provides a friendly home-away-from-home in its old country stores and restaurants. Guests are cared for like family while relaxing and enjoying real home-style food and shopping that’s surprisingly unique, genuinely fun and reminiscent of America’s country heritage…all at a fair price. The restaurant serves up delicious, home-style country food such as meatloaf and homemade chicken n’ dumplins as well as its made-from-scratch biscuits using an old family recipe. The authentic old country retail store is fun to shop and offers unique gifts and self-indulgences.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL) was established in 1969 in Lebanon, Tenn. and operates 634 company-owned locations in 42 states. Every Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® location is open seven days a week with hours Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. – 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. - 11 p.m. For more information, visit crackerbarrel.com.

Media contact:
Teresa N. Miller, 615-443-9589
Teresa.Miller@CrackerBarrel.com