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Beverages / 7.16.12

Fresca Fever!

SCHOOL IS IN SESSION AT THE COCKTAIL CLUB It was noon on one of the hottest Saturdays Charleston has seen this summer, and I was trekking to class, thirsty for knowledge. While Saturday summer school doesn’t sound very enticing, this was not your typical learning experience—this was Cocktail Class at The Cocktail Club. Instead of […]

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Beverages / 7.12.12 / by TLP Editors’ Desk

Get it While it’s Hot

MIXING WATERMELON AND MOONSHINE MAY BE SUMMER’S BIGGEST TREND Watermelon is everywhere right now, and it seems like moonshine is also. Jesse Goldstein from the Loveless Café had this to say when sharing this exclusive mixture with us: “This cocktail was created by the staff at the Loveless Café during the June heat wave and […]

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News and Events / 7.11.12

A Girl and Her Book

CHARLESTON CELEBRATES CHEF APRIL BLOOMFIELD’S NEW BOOK “What should my opener be?” I quietly, yet urgently, asked TLP photographer, Maggie Franks. Truly, I was at an utter loss as to what to say to one of New York’s most successful young chefs, and I am not too proud to admit I was intimidated at the […]

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Beverages / 7.11.12

Cocktail Revival

COCKTAIL CONCOCTIONS ARE MAKING A COMEBACK The cocktail is being revived. It cannot be denied that bars all over the country are taking to this trend with enthusiasm and fervor. Long gone are the days when you could only get a decent martini at a bar. Now, bartenders and mixologists are playing with ingredients much […]

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Dining / 7.10.12

A New Season Brings New Flavors

TWO BOROUGHS LARDER HONORS THE SUMMER SOLSTICE WITH INVENTIVE MENU The official start of summer brings with it a new level of energy. Interestingly enough, however, while an unmistakable excitement surrounds this change of season, the pace of life gets decidedly slower. People are apt to spend more time indulging in relaxation, enjoying a lazy […]

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Beverages / 7.5.12

Moonshine for All!

REINTRODUCING THE POPULAR PROHIBITION ERA LIBATION It’s time to eliminate any negative connotations we may have about moonshine. It’s been revamped recently and is no longer condemned to the Prohibition era. It’s for everyone now. Midnight Moon Blueberry moonshine is the star of this cocktail. Make it during the summer when fresh blueberries, also making […]

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