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September 2019
Often depicted as an extravagance for the über wealthy, caviar warrants its reputation for opulence. An arduous...

August 2019
The fresh-faced influencer behind the popular Bare Beauty blog and cofounder of natural nail salon The Water Room...

June 2019
Rum boasts intriguing flavors that are often masked beneath sweeteners. Here’s why the spirit, without mixer bells and...

May 2019
This slightly effervescent Basque wine is your new summer favorite

March 2019
Renzo chef Evan Gaudreau shares his recipe for a bright, herbaceous Yemenite condiment with a kick

January 2019
The Ordinary’s chef de cuisine, Tori Schumacher, boils up some stone crab claws for a super-seasonal supper

October 2018
384 Huger St. - (843) 952-7864 - renzochs.com

September 2018
Talking shop and popping bottles with the New Yorker behind Monarch Wine Merchants

July 2018
Our taste-and-tell guide to some of the latest food-and- beverage openings in Charleston

June 2018
The Ordinary’s Vandy Vanderwarker dishes up a Lowcountry-inspired starter of crunchy deviled crab croquettes

September 2017
Seeking a new spot to sip a glass? These peninsula wine shops and bars are less than a year old, and they’re eager to...

April 2017
Get the scoop on Slow Food Charleston, serving up its Snail Awards on April 13

February 2017
Every few years, we survey Charleston’s culinary scene, asking area gourmands, food writers, and other F...

December 2016
Entertaining during the holidays? Take cooking off your to-do list with the help of a personal chef. A few area pros...

September 2016
Charleston associate editor Jenny Ouellette went behind the scenes of a cooking show featuring two of our area’s...

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232 Meeting St. (843) 805-5900 www.eatatfig.com

June 2016
Meet the culinary couple of Short Grain Food Truck

March 2016
Follow these five Charleston chefs on Instagram for a stream of decadent photos to whet your appetite.

December 2015
On James Island, Mike Lata and family savor the simple life in an 18th-century farmhouse rehabbed to include—of course...

September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

April 2015
Whether she’s flying from coast to coast to headline international conferences, networking at the Cannes Lions...

April 2015
We caught up with the pastry chef, who turns out delicious sweets at FIG and The Ordinary, on her love of vintage...

January 2015
The Ordinary’s Mike Lata puts fresh bivalves to work in three recipes

December 2014
Life on the water with “Clammer Dave” Belanger, who’s been cultivating and harvesting his specialized, nationally...

A young creative couple infuses their Charleston single house with a stripped-down contemporary aesthetic that...

October 2014
698 King St. (843) 531-6500 www.leonsoystershop.com