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SAVORY SELECTIONS FOR THE BIG DAY 

Weddings are back! Seeing the beautiful beach set-ups always sends a little flutter of happiness through my belly. I may be a hopeless romantic, but I love to see couples taking advantage of our fabulous island for their special day. I am a firm believer that a wedding wine should be equally as beautiful on your palate as in the bottle, especially at an event the is so highly photographed. Here are a few of my favorite wedding selections for the big day of or any of the events leading up to it. 

FOUR FAVORITES THAT WILL KEEP YOU COMING BACK FOR MORE

We’ve heard all the catchphrases: “Rosé All Day” “Slay then Rosé,” “Fifty Shades of Rosé” and the inevitable reference to the millennial “pink” state of mind. Rosé is enjoyed all over the world. It’s not just a phase. Rosé is here to stay!

Now, let’s get geeky.

restnewsNEW RESTAURANT OPENS AT PLANT RIVERSIDE DISTRICT

Savannah Tequila Co. has opened at Plant Riverside District in Savannah. The restaurant and pub offers traditional Mexican favorites (including handmade tacos, flautas, and burritos), signature margaritas and agave spirits. Food to-go available.

ENJOY SPECIAL OCCASIONS WITH THESE BIG BOTTLES

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As we continue to forge through the pandemic, and vaccinations become more prevalent, we all can focus on celebrating (with people again) those once “normal” highly anticipated occasions. One of those occasions that falls in April is Easter, but even more important for those of us in the Lowcountry? The RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing.

LUCKY ROOSTER KITCHEN + BAR READY TO REOPEN IN APRIL 

Lucky Rooster Kitchen + Bar plans to reopen in April, according to new owners Leffew Restaurant Group, a news release said. Executive chef David Landrigan leads the kitchen. Landrigan is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park. He spent 11 years with Circa 1875 and La Scala Ristorante in Savannah, Ga. Lucky Rooster Kitchen + Bar will be open every day. For more information, visit luckyroosterhhi.com

amigosKILLER BURRITOS AND MORE

Authentic Mexican taqueria, serving delicious food “inspired by Mexican cuisine from the Gulf Coast of Baja, Mexico, to the beautiful seaside community of Santa Barbara, California.” Owner Andrew Farbman created Amigos’ famous BBQ Chicken Salad. Amigos uses the finest ingredients possible. Amigos’ salsa bar features a variety of salsas from fresh chilies. 

AUTHENTIC MEXICAN CUISINE

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In the mood for some real Mexican fare? How about homemade salsa and guacamole prepared tableside? Cinco Mexican Grill is a great choice for dinner when attending a movie première at the cinema megaplex around the corner. 

LOCAL | FRESH | FAMILY | FRIENDS | FUN

TRUFFLES CAFe2

Truffles in Bluffton is a casual cafe featuring the “freshest and finest of everything” in an upscale setting. Featuring fresh local seafood, black Angus steaks, baby back ribs, homemade soups and fresh garden salads, you really can’t go wrong bringing mom to Truffles. 

BRITISH FARE ON HILTON HEAD

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British Open Pub is your window into “across the pond” featuring authentic English food and plenty of golf pics, art and memorabilia to ogle at while you are there. The British Open Pub puts forth outstanding English-style fish and chips and other English fare as well as American specialties from the Prestwick Table, setting this place apart from anywhere in the Lowcountry. 

hhYACHT CHARTERCARIBBEAN-STYLE CRUISING

Hilton Head Yacht Charter is bringing Caribbean-style cruising to Hilton Head. Starting in May, the 80-foot Hatteras motor yacht, Top Shelf, will offer exclusive day cruises and gourmet evening-dinner cruises for up to 12 guests.