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5:38 am on Sunday July 7, 2013

Birthplace of sweet tea is officially Summerville

A receipt from 1890 provided enough documentation to make Summerville the "Birthplace of Sweet Tea".
4:53 am on Thursday July 5, 2012

Learn Japanese culture at Chapin Art Museum

Flickr User: Orin Zebest "The Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum is offering some great workshops pertaining to the Japanese culture.  If you ever wanted to learn about Japanese art or food, make sure to sign up for these classes. ...
10:04 am on Tuesday September 27, 2011

House of Brews caters to Mt. Pleasant's craft beer crowd

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitelWhen you think about Mount Pleasant, you don't usually think of a house chock full of craft beers, a cigar lounge, or the ultimate backyard hang out space. Well, think again, because one new business has combined...
10:00 am on Monday June 13, 2011

The Brew Haus: coffee, tea, and beer--oh my!

Image by Flickr user :: Wendy ::Mt. Pleasant is getting ready to experience a brew-vasion! Harrika's Brew Haus is coming to Mt. Pleasant, and its specialty is all things brewed. That means that they specialize in local teas and coffees as well as...
1:44 am on Friday January 7, 2011

At the Charleston Tea Plantation

Image by Jaime Hunt A tea harvester at the Charleston Tea Plantation on Wadmalaw Island.
7:03 am on Monday June 28, 2010

Charleston Tea Plantation gets back in the tea-bottling game

Image by Flickr user SCPECTREL The Post and Courier writes that the Charleston Tea Plantation (host of that First Flush Festival) is once again bottling tea and selling "American Classic Tea" in local stores. Offered this time around are three sweet...
6:01 am on Monday May 11, 2009

A look at the country's only tea plantation

Image by Charleston Tea Plantation Image by 20090511-tea.jpgThere's only one tea plantation in America, and it's on Wadmalaw Island. [gmap markers=blue::32.62130393065182,-80.18817901611328 |zoom=10 |center=32.6833081730721,-80.101318359375 |width=...