The Southern Living Taste of Charleston - Main Event

Join us for 2014 Southern Living Taste of Charleston!

This year will mark the 34th anniversary of the Lowcountry’s culinary event of the year, The Southern Living Taste of Charleston, hosted by the Greater Charleston Restaurant Association, Inc (GCRA).  A 3-day event showcasing taste-tempting delights served by Charleston restaurants.

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Historic Boone Hall Plantation is transformed into a sea of culinary enchantment!  50 of the Lowcountry’s  favorite casual and fine dining restaurants serving sample size portions + beer and wine.  Specialty and imported beer tasting tent, live entertainment, the legendary “Waiters’ Race” and the children’s area that includes acrobatics, juggling, dancing, crafts, jump castles and much more. Children 10 and under are free. Rain or Shine. No Pets, Coolers or Tailgating. Free Parking. Please Carpool.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the following charities:
The Ronald McDonald House, Hollings Cancer Center, Hospitality Heroes, Shriners Hospitals for Children and Charleston County Schools Science Materials Resource Center View the Charleston Restaurant Association’s Benefiting Charities.

A very special THANK YOU to all our media partners:
The Post & Courier, Charleston Scene

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To view the 2012 Southern Living Taste of Charleston video, please click here! (Video created and produced by The Chart Group, Inc.)

Interested in Sponsoring? 

Click here to view the Sponsorship Packet.

When:

Sunday, September 28
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Where:

Boone Hall Plantation in
Mount Pleasant.
Get directions.

 

Taste: Sweet & Southern on Charleston Harbor

Join us for an intimate evening on Historic Charleston Harbor. This event will be a singer/songwriter showcase while guests enjoy some delicious Southern fare from Charleston caterers.

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When:

Saturday, September 27
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where:

Harborside East (28 Bridgeside Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464)

 

Taste: Iron Chef Competition

A showcase of local chefs in a heated head-to-head battle in the Culinary Institute of Charleston’s state-of-the-art amphitheater kitchen. After the secret ingredient is announced, the chefs will have 45 minutes to create and cook at least 4 dishes to be judged by our panel of experts.

 Amphitheater Seating Tickets  include guaranteed seating in the amphitheater kitchen to view the competition live plus complimentary beer, wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres. General Admission Tickets include televised viewing of the competition throughout the Culinary Institute’s multiple viewing rooms plus complimentary beer, wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres.

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When:

Friday, September 26
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where:

Culinary Institute of Charleston at Palmer Campus

 

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