Best Local Foodie Businesses to Help Stock Your Holiday Party
Two Twenty Two Pastry – Partying with your vegan friends, or simply some enthusiastic sweet-lovers? Two Twenty Two Pastry is a small, woman-owned pastry biz that makes gorgeous pastries of all sorts – and all vegan! Snag a beautiful custom cake for your holiday party, a bundle of treats for sharing, or a gift card for someone in need of some post-holiday vegan yums!
CudaCo – This sleek fish butchery offers a selection of delectable sea eats for spicing up your December get-togethers or for gifting! Choose from their fantastic selection of smoked fish, oysters (and oyster accessories), domestic caviar to really make the spirits bright. If you’re grabbing bites for that party, have them help you to select some great local beer to go along with your picks!
Monarch – The warm and friendly staff at this exceptional downtown wine shop will help you pick the perfect natural wines for that upcoming gathering, no matter your taste or price point. But also feel free to browse – the charming and helpful wine descriptions on each bottle are always fun to read. Have a wine lover on your list? Grab them a Monarch gift card or a subscription to the shop’s fantastic monthly wine club!
Edmund’s Oast Brewing – Headed out to a holiday party and not sure what to bring? You can’t go wrong with a couple of 4-packs from one of Charleston’s best-loved breweries! With delicious and creative beers of all styles, and cool label designs to boot, you’ll definitely delight other party guests with some of these crispy bois (or, y’know, just drink em yourself). Need a really creative gift this year? They’re currently selling empty barrels used for aging and flavoring their beer! At $50 a pop, you can grab one or two for that friend that needs some help styling their backyard!
Swank Desserts – Swank’s colorful and delicious desserts are sure to bring a smile to any party guest – from beautiful, handmade macarons to cookie sandwiches, bars, and brownies, there are plenty of seasonal offerings to add a little more sparkle to any holiday table. We adore Swank’s cake snacks, and they’d be a delightful and unexpected party addition (you could even divy them up and present them in single-serving cups for guests) or grab one of the shop’s beautiful custom cakes for a fabulous holiday centerpiece.