Margaritas are special

February 22nd is National Margarita Day. We love tequila in all its forms but Margaritas are special. Fresh juice with a taste of salt just reacts to the agave spirit better. We’ve created a couple craft margaritas to expand your palate and your love for Tequila! Blue Lagoon Margarita Hornitos Plata Blue Curacao Cranberry Juice […]

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Summer’s Corner

Rarely do we leave the peninsula, even more rarely do we venture as far as Summerville but when we were invited by our girls at Touchpoint Communication to a new development community with on-premise community garden and full cafe, we had to check it out. Moreover, our good friend, JA Moore is head chef and […]

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AFWF 2016

We were welcomed back to Atlanta Food & Wine Festival with much enthusiasm. Not only were we there to represent South Carolina Parks Recreation & Tourism and their new app but also participate in all the festivities. Stella Artois and Lexus were major sponsors, so we were looking forward to their interactive brand displays. Thursday Night, […]

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Los Muertos

Day of celebration to honor loved one lost – Dia de los Muertos. This Mexican holiday represents vibrancy and love. November 1st and 2nd is a  time for family and friends to gather for festive food, drinks and dancing. Marigolds have long been used in ceremonies and rituals to pray respect to the deceased. We […]

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Holiday Mix

The Holiday Season is upon us. Let’s celebrate with an evening of amazing food, great music, delicious drinking and lots of dancing! Come enjoy  Southern food prepared by Charleston area chefs.  and Beverages will be provided by local and regional craft  breweries and distilleries while enjoying the company of new and old friends. Live music and dj. […]

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Euphoria Greenville 2016

  Greenville, SC is quickly becoming a top tourist destination in South Carolina. With a growing food and beverage scene in addition to breweries like Thomas Creek Brewing, a food could have a field day. Euphoria Greenville is a four-day Fall festival that celebrates food, wine and music. Attendees have an assortment of curated seminars, […]

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BevCon 2016

The Cocktail Bandits, were so excited to attend the first ever BevCon!! It took place at the Hyatt Place on  August 21st through August 23 in Charleston, South Carolina. BevCon is a 3 day conference for beverage professionals by beverage professionals focusing on ALL THINGS DRINKABLE: coffee, soda, juice, beer, wine and spirits.  It’s more intimate […]

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NABHOOD Conference 2016

NABHOOD first fell on our radar due to a tweet. @HeadHotelier suggested that the conference in Miami may be of interest to us. He was right! After visiting the website, we learned that entertainment mogul Shelia C. Johnson of Salamander Hospitality and other heavy hitters in the tourism industry were members of this organization, we […]

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Shake with love!

It may surprise you to learn that neither Taneka nor Johnny have any formal bartender training. Taneka has work experience in several bars and restaurants in Charleston but no one bothered to “teach” either of us how to shake a cocktail. It wasn’t until we started the Cocktail Bandits’ blog that we bought a book […]

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Good Business Summit 2016

A day of business talk that felt more like a community discussion – Good Business Summit 2016. Local business owners converged at the Sottile Theater to learn, network and share ideas. Topics discussed included: diversity in the workplace, creating a corporate culture and community change. We shared a panel  with Brothers & Craft on storytelling […]

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