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4:36 am on Monday October 22, 2012

Baby longleaf Pine: It's what's for dinner

USDA Longleaf pine seedlings.Consider this challenge, an unusual bit of Southern cooking that local chefs should try out: pine tree cooking. Well, by "pine tree" I mean just-sprouted longleaf pine seedlings that are coming up in the fall. In a...
7:04 am on Saturday October 20, 2012

There's nothing quite as tasty as a baby longleaf pine?

Image by USDA Longleaf pine seedlings.Here's an unusual bit of Southern cooking I'd love to see some of Charleston's great chef's take on: pine tree cooking. Well, by "pine tree" I mean just-sprouted longleaf pine seedlings that are coming up in the...
11:55 am on Saturday August 27, 2011

Charleston duo featured in reality show 'Hillbilly Handfishin'

What is "Hillbilly Handfishin"? It's reality television meets noodling, yes, the practice of catching a catfish by sticking your hand out underwater until, well, a catfish thinks it's dinner and clamps down. Animal Planet was intrigued enough to...
3:57 am on Saturday January 16, 2010

Case of the speeding, argumentative off-duty cop gets odder (update x2)

Image by Flickr user Steve Lokomotiv Update January 26: Phinney is out. Update January 17: The Summerville Journal Scene has posted a YouTube version of the video along with a nice explanatority of what you're seeing; get both here. Update January...
5:26 am on Wednesday December 17, 2008

P&C shares a recipe for fish stew

A rather odd find in my morning read through of The Post and Courier, a recipe for Lowcountry fish stew. Now, reading through it, you're bound to go "ewwww" at some point, but I assure you I've had several fish stews and they can be quite good. Here...
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