The slaves at the Sun Oak Plantation in Louisiana used this mixture in all the peas they cooked. Through the years it has been added to vegetables and salads as well. Made with bacon bits, onion, garlic, and other original ingredients, it is great in potato salad, and over steamed veggies, and other of your fine dishes, as well as any peas you may cook. You will receive two 8 oz. plastic bags of this wonderful seasoning for the 13.95 price.