Q&A with April Dove, Founder of Tha CommUnity Brew

May 18, 2022

We’re having a wonderful Eat Drink Local Month spotlighting people who are impacting the local food and beverage ecosystem. Let’s hear from April Dove, founder of Tha CommUnity Brew, an American lager brewed in collaboration with Holy City Brewing. 1. How did you get started in the brewing… Read More

Honey-Glazed Carrots with Carrot Top Pesto

May 18, 2022

This recipe was provided by Edible Charleston, an Eat Drink Local Month supporter. Photo by Shell Royster. Recipe developed by Josh Miller.  Serves 4 to 6 The stunning jewel tones of rainbow carrots make this side dish a head-turner, but any fresh local carrots will soak up the buttery,… Read More

Roasted Chicken Halves with Spring Herb Gremolata

May 11, 2022

This recipe was provided by Edible Charleston, an Eat Drink Local Month supporter. Photo by Shell Royster. Recipe developed by Josh Miller.  Serves 4 to 6  Quicker to roast and easier to carve than a whole bird, these lemon-and-herb chicken halves are an effortless showstopper for your spring… Read More

Rare Mexican ingredient spices up Sunday

May 11, 2022

You’re reading an exclusive preview of CHS Menu by The Post and Courier.  I follow several Charleston area chefs on Instagram, including Jackrabbit Filly co-owner Shuai Wang. I find it interesting to see where chefs go to eat when they aren’t cooking inside their own restaurants, and Wang… Read More

Q&A with South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers

May 9, 2022

Lowcountry Local First was delighted to catch up with the South Carolina Department of Agriculture, a supporting partner of Eat Drink Local Month. Commissioner Hugh Weathers answered some burning questions we had about the agriculture industry, how the department works with our state’s farmers and consumers, and more!… Read More

Podcast Episode 13: Katy Mixon and Maria White, Gibbes Museum

Apr 8, 2022

Get to know the Lowcountry’s local-independent business community, one changemaker at a time. “Small Talks, Big Ideas with Steve” is a podcast that features local business insights and updates, alongside interviews with members, sponsors, and supporters. For our 13th episode, Steve sits down with Katy Mixon and Maria… Read More

Q&A with GrowFood Carolina

Mar 30, 2022

With Eat Drink Local Month quickly approaching, Lowcountry Local First heard from one of its community partners, GrowFood Carolina. Anthony Mirisciotta, General Manager, offered some insight on how business is going. What are the biggest pain points or concerns for GrowFood right now?  In 2021, GrowFood Carolina celebrated… Read More

Podcast Episode 12: Leah Rhyne, Turn90

Mar 21, 2022

Get to know the Lowcountry’s local-independent business community, one changemaker at a time. “Small Talks, Big Ideas with Steve” is a podcast that features local business insights and updates, alongside interviews with members, sponsors, and supporters. For our 12th episode, Steve sits down with Leah Rhyne, Marketing Director… Read More

Podcast Episode 11: Rick Crawford, Emerger Strategies

Mar 8, 2022

Get to know the Lowcountry’s local-independent business community, one changemaker at a time. “Small Talks, Big Ideas with Steve” is a podcast that features local business insights and updates, alongside interviews with members, sponsors, and supporters. For our 11th episode, Steve sits down with Rick Crawford, founder of… Read More