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Craft Beer Review: Lagunitas Sucks

Craft Beer Review: Lagunitas Sucks

• April 11, 2014 • Comments (0)

Some Words On Beer Reviews – Beer reviews are one of the topics I hope to cover regularly with this blog. I am going to focus on “local” beer (which I’ll define broadly to be basically any distributed South Carolina beer), and on beers that are readily available in Pee Dee stores and bars. I […]

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Category: CONTRIBUTORS, Craft Beer, Featured Articles, Julian Buck

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Real Food Bite #1 - Moving Forward with Real Food

Real Food Bite #1 – Moving Forward with Real Food

• April 11, 2014 • Comments (0)

You want to eat better, but you just don’t know where to begin.  In this Real Food Bite, get encouragement about how to bust the lies that keep you where you are and hear the truth instead. What Keeps Us From Moving Forward? Discouragement Lie: “There is no way I can do all that so […]

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Category: Featured Articles, Muffuletta Media, Real Food Bite, SC Real Foods, Supporting Sponsors

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Happy 20th Wedding Anniversary to Mrs. Pee Dee Foodie

Happy 20th Wedding Anniversary to Mrs. Pee Dee Foodie

• April 9, 2014 • Comments (1)

Good morning. This is a brief personal post that I want to share with you on a day that is very special to me, personally. You have truly become my extended family over the years, so I hope you will indulge me. On April 9, 1994, it was warm, sunny, and humid. I was in […]

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Rebel Pie: Chefs Special for April

Rebel Pie: Chefs Special for April

• March 31, 2014 • Comments (0)

Why wait for Cinco de Mayo to heat things up? With coastal Carolina shrimp from Our Local Catch, fresh sliced avocado, tomatoes, purple onion, fresh cilantro, a dash of Lowcountry habañero lime olive oil and optional jalapeños, the April Rebel Pie of the Month will give Spring a much-needed kickstart. Available now through Saturday, May […]

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Category: Eating Local, Eating Locally, Featured Articles, Florence, Supporting Sponsors

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Help local, independent businesses by putting your [social media] where your mouth is!

Help local, independent businesses by putting your [social media] where your mouth is!

• March 21, 2014 • Comments (0)

Southern Hops Brewing Company in Florence, SC picked up 44 brand new (and valuable) Facebook fans after a recent one night only Social Media Check-in Event, in part, because that’s just what diners and their friends did. The event was a partnership with PeeDeeFoodie.com, where diners received 10% off their food orders simply for checking-in […]

Category: Eating Local, Eating Locally, Eats! Club, Florence, Meet-Ups, Social Media, St. Patrick's Day

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PDFS 077 - MAC MADNESS Benefit for Harvest Hope Food Bank, Pee Dee Branch

PDFS 077 – MAC MADNESS Benefit for Harvest Hope Food Bank, Pee Dee Branch

• March 18, 2014 • Comments (0)
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Mac Madness will be an evening dedicated to Mac and Cheese! Local chefs will each create their best mac and cheese dish and compete to benefit Harvest Hope Food Bank of the Pee Dee Region.

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McAlister's Deli Coming to Florence, South Carolina

McAlister’s Deli Coming to Florence, South Carolina

• March 12, 2014 • Comments (0)

There’s yet another feeding frenzy building about yet another national franchise/chain restaurant (with no tie-in to our State) coming to Florence. This time it’s McAlister’s Deli. If you’ve been to a McAlister’s Deli, and there are many stores across our state, you’ll know that it specializes in sandwiches, baked potatoes, salads, desserts, and (of course) […]

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Category: Editorial, Openings, Opinion

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Leadership Florence: BBQ for a Cause on April 22, 2014

Leadership Florence: BBQ for a Cause on April 22, 2014

• March 10, 2014 • Comments (0)

Barbeque for any reason is a good thing in my book. That said, barbeque for a cause is even better. Event Information Join Melissa and me, as supporters of the Florence Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Florence programApril 22, 2014 by participating in a fundraiser for local nonprofits, including: • The Care House of the Pee […]

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Category: Florence, Nonprofit Events, Social Media

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Rebel Pie: Chef's Special for March 2014

Rebel Pie: Chef’s Special for March 2014

• March 4, 2014 • Comments (0)

Spring is on its way (we hope) and that means that it’s time for the March Pie of the Month from Rebel Pie. With sweet Peppadew peppers, spicy local andouille sausage from Carolina Heritage Farms, sweet Kumato brown tomatoes, crushed red pepper, toasted fennel seed and a drizzle of chili pepper oil, the March Rebel […]

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Category: Eating Local, Eating Locally, Farm to Table, Featured Articles, Florence, Supporting Sponsors

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Junior League's First Lucky Shamrock Festival Is Friday, March 14, 2014

Junior League’s First Lucky Shamrock Festival Is Friday, March 14, 2014

• February 28, 2014 • Comments (0)

Good fortune will smile upon Downtown Florence at the first annual Lucky Shamrock Festival. With a wee bit o’ luck, we’ll see you there. About the Festival The Junior League of Florence (JLF) in partnership with Florence Downtown Development Corporation recently announced its plans to host the Lucky Shamrock Festival on Friday, March 14, 2014. […]

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Category: Eating Local, Eating Locally, Florence Downtown, Food Festival

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Thank You, Florence Lions Club

Thank You, Florence Lions Club

• February 27, 2014 • Comments (0)

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014, I had the honor of speaking to the Florence Lions Club. It was great fun and a blessing to me, personally. As background, the Florence Lions Club was founded in 1923, a year before the Florence Country Club, the site of the meeting. Their focus is on community volunteerism and […]

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My Experiences With Craft Beer

My Experiences With Craft Beer

• February 26, 2014 • Comments (2)

Welcome to my column for Pee Dee Foodie content that I’m going to bring you in my column includes beer reviews; rundowns of Pee Dee bars, restaurants, and stores; reports on events such as festivals and brewery openings; and general thoughts on the state of the craft beer world. Most of the time I’m going […]

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Category: CONTRIBUTORS, Craft Beer, Featured Articles, JULIAN BUCK

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