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Upcoming events

Gingerbread Decorating - 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6

The Warren Room will host an adult gingerbread house decorating night, featuring a provided gingerbread kit and holiday drink specials. $35

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Ark of Taste Panel - Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9

Ark of Taste presents Slow Food South Carolina Luncheon and Panel Discussion: The Ark of Taste’s place at the table and on the farm. Lunch will be prepared from Ark of Taste products grown at MUSC’s Urban Farm. Tickets are $40.

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Celebration Dinner - 2:30-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10

Slow Food Charleston will celebrate its Italian roots with a midday Roman-style feast at Le Farfalle, prepared by Le Farfalle’s Michael Toscano along with Mike Rojas of Urbani Truffles and Missy Robbins of Lilia. $100-$150.

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Holiday Market - Noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec.9

Carnes Crossroads's Holiday Market will offer gift shopping from local artisans and fare from local food trucks.

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Eat This Up


2 Charleston restaurants close, citing pandemic-related costs and uncertainty about future

By Hanna Raskin

Faced with signing a five-year lease, the owner of a popular James Island café has decided to close his restaurant. And another area lunch destination also took to Instagram on Wednesday to announce its run had ended. Read more

Restaurant Review


Our food critic's pickup picks: 5 standout restaurant meals since SC closed dining rooms

By Hanna Raskin

I can’t shake the critic’s instinct that it’s silly to endorse a dish which might not be available tomorrow. I kind of miss taking chances, though. In other words: No promises. But here are my greatest hits from the first week of the dining ban. Read more

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