Showing posts from December, 2012

It’s a Shuckin’ Good Time at Irvin~House Vineyards at the 2nd Annual Cork Shuckin’ Festival

With the new year here, Irvin~House Vineyards invites the public to help the vineyard celebrate 2013 at the Second Annual Cork Shuckin’ Festival on Saturday, February 9 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the vineyard. Admission is free but patrons are encouraged to bring their cash and credit for a wide variety of libations and food options.

Oysters will be available for purchase by the bucket along with delicious barbecue from Holy City Seafood. Guests are encouraged to bring their lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the music of the Bullgrapes from Frogmore, SC. 

 Tastings in the Firefly Vodka distillery and Irvin~House Vineyards winery are only $6.00 to taste 6 of 15 flavors of Firefly Vodka and Sea Island Rums and $4.00 to taste 5 wines. Patrons will receive complimentary glasses during both tastings.

The vineyard is closed during the month of January and will reopen in February. Regular hours at the vineyard are Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Merry Christmas & HELLO 2013 from Nelwater

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Nelwater Consulting!

It's been a wonderful 2012 and we're looking forward to a blossoming 2013. We have been honored to work with so many local Charleston businesses in all different fields ~ physicians, food and beverage, fitness, wines and liquors and many more ~ and thank them for trusting their brands to us.

This year we added to our staff and welcomed Natalie Grantham as account manager. She has been a wonderful asset to our team and has jumped right in assisting clients with everything from social media to website content. When I take maternity leave in April, yes we're expecting a little girl, Natalie will manning the helm along with our other staff as I enter into the world of motherhood. But don't worry, I will be still keeping my watchful eye on everything Nelwater.

We thank her for all of her hard work and know she will go far in the PR/Marketing arena!

In honor of the Christmas holiday, we will be closed the followin…

Ring in 2013 at Cru Café’s New Years Eve Celebration

Ring in a delicious newyear with Cru Café. Make your reservations now for Cru’s annual NewYears Eve Celebration on Monday, December 31, where there will be two seatings serving up flavorful dishes with wine pairings. The two seatings will be at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. The 6:30 seating offers a five course dinner with wine pairings for only $65.00 per person. The 8:30 seating is a little bit more robust offering seven courses with wine pairings and a champagne toast for $115.00 per person. Make reservations by calling (843) 534-2434

Please note, wine pairings are subject to change. 

Cru’s NewYears Eve Celebration Menu: 

Mushroom Bisque, Porcini Acquerello Risotto, Shaved White Truffles
Carmel Road,  Pinot Noir,  Monterey  2010

Creamed Cru Collards, PEI Mussel, Fried Black Eye Peas

Crispy Pork Belly and Seared Scallop, Oyster Mushrooms and Truffle Honey
Arrowood,  Chardonnay  Sonoma  2009

Seared Local Snap…