Toast with Tears for National Tequila Day

on Thursday, 24 July 2014.

Toast with Tears for National Tequila Day

It's National Tequila Day. Yes, you could celebrate with two-for-one margaritas or a shot with salt and lime, but tequila is much more than just an accompaniment for chips and salsa or for fueling courage on a Friday night.

Crab Cracking on Edisto Island

on Wednesday, 23 July 2014. Posted in Website Articles

Crab Cracking on Edisto Island

There are plenty of decadent delights in coastal South Carolina on the way to Edisto Island. You can pick up fresh coffee and cornmeal donuts at Geechee Boy Market & Mill, where you might just catch Greg Johnsman himself giving a demo on one of his antique grist mills. At George & Pink’s vegetable stand, you can pick up fresh corn, tomatoes, and boiled peanuts. Pig out on fried chicken at Po’ Pigs Bo-B-Q and chat up proprietor Robert “Bobo” Lee himself, a gentle giant who happens to be the half-brother of South Carolina’s famous artist Jasper Johns.

The Root of Rootbeer

on Monday, 21 July 2014. Posted in Website Articles

The Root of Rootbeer

Growing up in eastern Tennessee, we took to the hills as a family for blueberry picking expeditions. My grandfather, a biologist, would identify trees, mushrooms, and creepy crawlers. One plant really struck a chord in my childhood imagination: sassafras.

A Summery Sunday Supper

on Saturday, 19 July 2014. Posted in Food & Dining, Recipes

A Summery Sunday Supper

We have an extensive recipe archive here at TLP, but it can get a little overwhelming at times if you’re attempting to plan a menu. So we have put together a Sunday supper to help get you started. Shop today and enjoy cooking tomorrow!