In The Kitchen

West Ashley Farmers Market 2017 Season Extends, Moves To Sundays

The West Ashley Farmers Market’s (WAFM) 2017 season, originally set to conclude on Wednesday, October 4, will be extended through Sunday, November 19. Beginning on Sunday, October 15, the WAFM will be held on Sunday afternoons from 12 to 4 p.m. in Ackerman Park (55 Sycamore Avenue, Charleston, SC 29407). Dates added to the WAFM…

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Spoon Up Tradition

When cooler temperatures call for something to warm you up, good, old-fashioned soups and stews may be just what you need. You can create delicious, steaming pots that taste like they’re straight out of mom’s kitchen with flavorful, convenient ingredients such as Aunt Nellie’s Pickled Beets and READ Salads to help streamline preparation. With these…

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Stay Lean with Protein

Shedding excess pounds doesn’t have to mean depriving yourself of your favorite foods, including red meat. A study from the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center shows that healthy, higher-protein diets including lean beef can be beneficial to not only weight loss, but also maintaining muscle mass and heart health. The study is…

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SOL Southwest Kitchen & Tequila Bar to Raise Money for My Sister’s House Through Kitchen Karma Program

SOL Southwest Kitchen & Tequila Bar in Mt. Pleasant, Summerville and Downtown Charleston will be partnering with My Sister’s House through the restaurant’s Kitchen Karma program over the next six weeks. Proceeds will directly support the local nonprofit organization that provides services, programs and resources to empower victims of domestic violence and their children to…

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Tips to Save Money and the Planet by Reducing Food Waste

Nearly 50 percent of produce in the US is thrown away before it reaches your plate, according to USDA estimates. This waste not only affects the environment, it impacts shoppers’ wallets, as well. The average family of four discards $1,600 of food each year, according to a study published by the International Journal on Food…

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Breakfast: Perfect For Morning, Noon and Night

Give your meals a wake-up call because breakfast is no longer just for mornings. From weeknight family dinners to a quick lunch, you can make mealtime fun with breakfast recipes any time of day. Delicious, wholesome ingredients are the centerpiece of breakfast dishes while meats such as bacon, ham and sausage lend mouthwatering flavor to…

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5 Easy Ways Families Can Go Green When Packing School Lunches

While packing lunch for the kids can seem like a daily grind, you can use the task as an opportunity to help kids form great lifelong habits. Here are five small ways changing your lunch-making routine can have large, positive impacts on the environment, your wallet and your kids’ health. 1. Pack with reusables. On…

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Uncle Nearest 1856 Premium Aged Whiskey Debuts In Honor Of The First African-American Master Distiller

Uncle Nearest 1856 Premium Whiskey, a national whiskey brand inspired by the best whiskey maker the world never knew, Nathan “Nearest” Green, officially launched in Portland, Oregon on July 19, 2017. The aged whiskey debut in Portland will be followed by Nashville, Tennessee. When asked what would most honor Green, the first African-American master distiller…

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