Greensboro's Gourmet Experts

The Extra Ingredient began in 1985 at Friendly Shopping Center in Greensboro, NC.

Founded by Art and Martha, The Extra Ingredient continues to be an independently owned and operated kitchen store. We take pride in offering our customers a superior selection of high-quality cooking and tabletop items. We are extremely proud of our knowledgeable staff, many of whom have worked with us for years. We love our "localness"!

Curbside service is always available at our store!


Celebrate the Summer season with some grilled summer peaches! Served with ice cream, this recipe for Grilled Summer Peaches with Maple Sesame Toasted Oats is simply  delicious dessert!

New at The Extra Ingredient! Try an AeroPress Coffee Maker for a new way of making coffee that travels where you want to go.

'Tis the season for delicious fresh Fruit & Vegetables from the farm and garden. Make life simple with these Fruit & Vegetable Tools that make preparation so much easier.

Travel & Vacation Items

Travel & Vacation Items

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