Guide to Easy Local Shopping: Food & Beverage
Oct 31, 2017
Mercantile & Mash: “Sit and enjoy or take to go!” — Buy Local Month Partner
Mercantile & Mash is a gourmet food emporium, located in the recently renovated Cigar Factory on East Bay Street. Mercantile & Mash offers the highest quality of ingredients and products available on the Peninsula, such as charcuterie cheese, wine, baked goods, locally-roasted coffee, grab-and-go items, gifts, cookware, and other gourmet food essentials. You can even order online in advance through their easy-to-use mobile app.
Bottles Beverage Superstore: “One-stop-shop for wine, beer & spirits”
Beverage superstore, offering a huge array of local products, free and ample parking with curb-side delivery, friendly and knowledgable staff to help guide you whether you’re buying for yourself, pairing for your dinner party menu, or gifting.
Broom Wagon Coffee: “Free Delivery and Inspiration”
We’re a micro-batch, specialty coffee roaster based in Charleston. Our main focus is on sourcing and roasting amazing, single-origin coffees from around the world and sharing them with every one. As a small, family-based roastery, we take great care to ensure that every cup you brew showcases each coffee’s maximum potential. We desire to create coffees that will bring people together, inspire them, and give them joy. To us, coffee isn’t just a revitalizer when you’re in need of a bit more speed but also a culinary adventure to be shared over long-forgotten memories or on the way to making new ones. *Use discount code “LLF15” to receive 15% off all coffee bean orders and always receive FREE local delivery in the Charleston area.
Cellar Experience: “How Wine was Meant to be Experienced”
Cellar offers a unique wine academy offering relaxing wine classes, tastings and other events, including our Red Wine Blending Sessions, Blind Tasting Classes and our specially created Cellar Mystery Experience. Let Cellar Experience put together the perfect gifts for the wine lovers in your life – from wine gift sets to gift certificates to attend wine classes and events, we can tailor your gift to fit your needs. We also offer “Retail by Appointment,” which means you set up a time that is convenient for you and Wendy will meet you at the shop personally to help you select the perfect wines for you or someone else.
Coastal Coffee Roasters: “Bringing our passion for great coffee to life in every bag”
We’re a local coffee roaster that sources specialty coffees from around the world. We also have a cafe in downtown Summerville that’s as close to farm-to-table as it gets. We also have lots of local vendors and artists that grace the space in the cafe. Follow us on social media for special events and live music. Shop online to have the freshest coffee shipped right to your door, or come into the cafe and have one of our amazing baristas talk you through the coffee experience.
Edmund’s Oast Exchange: “Sip & Shop – or Subscribe”
This local retail beer & wine shop also offers beverage classes, books and sip & shop atmosphere. We offer a full line of beverage classes with discounts for those working in food & bev. We also always offer tastes of our draft beer and sip & shop wines to make decisions easier. We curate custom gift baskets and offer a wine club subscription that make for wonderful presents.
Frothy Beard Brewing Company: “We Brew Adventure”
Locally owned brewery and taproom serving up fun through great beers and delicious Zombie Bob’s pizza located conveniently off of Sam Rittenberg Blvd. We offer a unique way to have a beer, at the very spot where it is made. Using as many locally sourced ingredients we offer craft beers, from classic styles to adventurous culinary twists. Come enjoy the taproom all year long for lunch or dinner as we are open from 11am to 10pm every day.
Harold’s Cabin: “A Funky Reinterpretation”
Harold’s Cabin is a reinterpretation of an iconic 1929 Charleston corner store & restaurant. Today, it’s a funky neighborhood farm-to-table restaurant with a grab & go section. Their kitchen makes full utilization of the rooftop produce and herb garden. The front store area offers local books and unique gifts, a perfect place to browse for the person who “has everything.”
Huriyali Gardens: “Nourish your mind, body and soul”
This sustainable and organic health food cafe and market on Huger St offers acai bowls and savory foods with a focus on nutrition. Their market and cafe serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks and coffee. Walk-in service, call-ahead and grab-and-go are all options, including a market of many local and earth-conscious products and produce for one-stop shopping.
Lowco Cafe: “We believe that supporting our local surroundings helps globally”
Locally owned and operated with coffee roasted right next door at Lowcountry Coffee Roasters – providing coffee that’s as fresh as it gets! Two Rivers Church is hosting an advent wreath making workshop from 12-2pm. On December 16th – SANTA’S COMING! We’ll be doing a special time with Santa from 1-4pm. We’re also a drop-off site for Toys for Tots through Dec 15. In addition to these fun events, we have some fun holiday drinks on the menu and tons of cute holiday retail items, bags of freshly roasted coffee & gift cards!
Lowcountry Olive Oil: “Shop in Store or Online”
Lowcountry Olive Oil is a retailer of locally-infused specialty olive oils, balsamic vinegars and locally-made gourmet foods. We are your one stop shop for locally made and grown specialty foods and hand-crafted items including Geechie Boy Grits, Bulls Bay Sea Salt, Molly & Me Pecans, and Old Whaling Company soaps. We offer a $2 discount on return bottles ($2 maximum/ bottle purchased) and a local rewards program where customers can earn free oil and vinegar. Browse in-store with locations in Charleston and Summerville or shop online and enjoy free shipping to anywhere in the Carolinas, Georgia and Florida. We’re also committed to reducing, reusing and recycling materials used in the production and distribution of olive oils and vinegars in order to help conserve the beautiful Lowcountry.
Olinda Olives and Olive Oil: “From the orchard to your home!”
Olinda provides fresh extra virgin olive oil, natural brine olives, dirty martini brine, oil/spice gift sets. You can easily find their items at local farmers’ markets or shop online for shipping anywhere in the US. They also offer a recycle/refill program! Your first 500 ml bottle is $16, or double up for $30! Refills are only $12. Bring your empty bottles back to the market and they’ll keep you in fresh oil.
Southern Keep: “Proudly Sealed in the South”
Local producer of artisan pickles and jams. Made with local produce from our local family farms. 100% authentic small-batch production ensures that every jar is sealed with a little bit of love inside. We offer online ordering with shipping outstanding customer service with customizable notes
Ted’s Butcherblock: “Bacon of the Month Club”
Ted’s is a local butcher shop and gourmet cafe offering premium cuts of all-natural meats, house-made sausage and charcuterie, sandwiches, prepared foods and more. They offer meat baskets and other gift baskets, a Bacon of the Month Club, best-quality Painted Hills Natural Beef and other premium meats for the holidays – and beyond!
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