My Dream Dinner Winner, 8/23

Dine with big personalities, comfort food

Downtown Charleston’s Liz Crowley wants to share her dream dinner date with an eccentric comedian, actress, and fitness personality. Together they will enjoy tasty comfort food including ramen and butter mussels, as well as refreshing mojitos and a unique Indian dessert.

DREAM DINNER GUESTS: Comedian and author David Sedaris, actress Tori Spelling and fitness personality Richard Simmons. (Sedaris will soon appear in Charleston.)

BEVERAGE: Gin Mojito from the Nippitaty distillery. “I hated gin and tonic until I tried Nippitaty – the only organic gin joint in the country. Their Mojitos knock your socks off!”

APERITIF: Prince Edward Island mussels cooked in High Cotton’s herb shallot butter. “Bread is toasted to perfection with Prince Edward Island mussels at High Cotton.

ENTRANCE: Ramen with duck confit from Bistronomy. “Who combines ramen and duck confit other than Nico Romo at Bistronomy?”

DESSERT: Pista Kulfi from Spice Palette Indian Cuisine in Mount Pleasant. “The spice palette…makes unique yet delicious oriental desserts.”


Weekly winners receive a $50 gift card to use at any of Indigo Road Hospitality Group’s area locations. You can participate once a week by visiting:

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