Category: Food & Drink

Menu inspiration, cocktail hour and other bits & bites

VOTE FOR THE PARCEL 32 “SMASH BURGER” – BEST BLENDED BURGER

✨ VOTE FOR THE PARCEL 32 “SMASH BURGER” – BEST BLENDED BURGER ✨ Before the Grand Opening to the public, Parcel 32 teamed up with the James Beard Foundation & Mushroom Council to host a #BlendedBurgerProject luncheon. Parcel 32 Executive Chef Shaun Brian, Patrick Properties Hospitality Group Culinary Director Peden Rucker, and Short Grain Owner/Chef […]

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: SHAUN BRIAN SELLS – Parcel 32 Executive Chef

Chef Shaun joined the Patrick Properties Hospitality Group family in late 2017 and is Executive Chef of soon-to-open Parcel 32 on Charleston’s Upper King Street. Sells’ love for cooking began at a young age, roaming and foraging for food in his hometown of Coral Bay, St. John, and fishing off his dad’s sailboat. He often […]

Insider’s Guide to Charleston

More than half of our couples are choosing Charleston for their destination wedding, and it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by Charleston’s seemingly endless options for dining, shopping & play. Patrick Properties Hospitality Group is lucky to call The Holy City home, and we’ve compiled a list of all of our favorite restaurants, boutiques & activities […]

Employee Spotlight: Executive Banquet Chef Peden Rucker

Chef Peden Rucker directs Patrick Properties Hospitality Group’s celebrated culinary program across our historic Downtown Charleston event venues. When your guests are raving about how amazing the food was at your event, this is the man behind the magic! A natural leader in the kitchen, Peden’s refined technique and expertly tailored menus reflect nearly a […]

History of Parcel 32

Our new restaurant, Parcel 32, opening soon on Charleston’s Upper King Street has a storied past full of fun historical facts. If only these walls could talk! The Location: 442 King Street The Charleston single home at 442 King Street was built in the beginning of the Victorian era, 1837, by a planter, James Ferguson, […]

You’re Invited: Authors of the New South
Photo by Aaron & Jillian

When the height of Southern cuisine meets a stunning waterfront location, you’ve got the recipe for an evening to remember and this is your invitation! Our Authors of the New South dinner at Lowndes Grove on September 21 includes a star-studded lineup of chefs, complete with exquisite hospitality only PPHG can provide (read: delectable specialty […]

These Are Pastry Chef Jessica Grossman’s Favorite Wedding Cakes for 2017
Britt Croft

Our talented pastry chef Jessica Grossman is the face behind each lovely cake on our Pinterest board, and when our couples say she’s an artist, we couldn’t agree more! In part, that’s because Jessica first followed the course of a fine arts career – earning a degree in studio arts from the University of South […]

Lift Holiday Spirits With Our Favorite Winter Cocktails!
photographer credit: Dana Cubbage Weddings

Break out the Brackish bowties & fall fancy – it’s the season for stylish winter soirees in Charleston (hooray!). And what better accessory than a fun, festive cocktail to sip through the celebrations? Pull up a chair, and let the PPHG event experts shake up your holiday occasion with these fun & fresh winter cocktail ideas. […]

Oyster Season is Around the Corner! Here’s How to Host Charleston’s Favorite Fall Tradition
Amelia and Dan

Ever ask a Charleston local what they love most about autumn in this coastal town? We’ll tell you: it’s oyster roast season! This distinctly Lowcountry tradition combines our favorite pastimes: quality time with family & friends, a fresh no-frills meal and an occasion to revel in gorgeous fall weather with Charleston’s most scenic backdrops. Don’t […]

Just In Time For Father’s Day: Manly Menu Ideas For The Gents In Your Wedding Crowd
Aaron and Jillian

From custom cocktails to a manly main course, today, we’re sharing our favorite wedding menu must-haves that are just for the gents. Because as they say, man cannot live on canapes alone. A Good, Stiff Drink Whether Dad’s a whiskey connoisseur or your mister loves a classic gin and tonic, you’ll keep spirits high during […]