Behind the Barrel

Follow us on a trip down the Bourbon Trail. Us along with other members of the United States Bartenders Guild are taking a trip down to Kentucky to study whiskey. Wild Turkey is opening its doors for three-days for an intensive bourbon training.  Follow our social media for all the brown water sips. Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat: @cocktailbandits

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Euphoria Greenville 2017

About euphoria A MISSION. A VISION. A DEDICATION TO EXCELLENCE. Founded in 2006 by platinums-selling singer/songwriter Edwin McCain and restaurateur Carl Sobocinski, euphoria educates, entices, enlightens and entertains. This highly anticipated four-day event includes exclusive tasting events, intimate musical experiences, cooking demonstrations and wine seminars, as well as multi-course dinners and live music concerts. Dedicated […]

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March Madness Part 1 #CHSWFF 2017

Although, we are well into the month of September, we have to recap all of the MADNESS, and CRAZINESS from March. We are not talking basketball, we are talking about the food, fashion, and non profit events that took place… And we were definitely in attendance for it ALL! This three part series, will cover […]

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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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Cocktail Club Charleston Mixology Class

Whenever a new season arrives, new and seasonal cocktails are not far behind. Charleston’s Cocktail Club has started offering mixology classes every quarter to promote their own seasonal menu, and to teach cocktail lovers how to make delicious cocktails at home as well. We had the pleasure of attending their winter mixology class and it […]

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Repeal Day Pub Crawl

December 5th marks the day that the 18th Amendment was repealed ending the Prohibition era in the United States. After thirthteen years without the legal sale of alcohol, Americans were once again allowed to indulge in spirits.

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Pusser’s Rum

Tried some Pusser’s Rum last night at the Hearts for Hospitality date auction last night. The Pusser’s Painkiller was so good.

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REDy to Wear Party

The pre-party for the October 24th Red Party was quite the fête! The French Renaissance theme event included a silent auction of custom hand painted party masks and hand crafted fans. A South African safari and personal wine tasting for 20 were also among the silent auction items.

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