Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote his “I Have a Dream” speech among the Gullah community on St. Helena Island, SC. The 1991 movie Daughters of the Dust, about three generations of Gullah women, was the first feature film directed by an African-American woman to have a general U.S. theatrical release. Photo: By Source,… Read More…
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The Cranberry Mule is a holiday take on the popular Moscow Mule. It is a perfect seasonal cocktail for a Christmas get together.
Holiday Cranberry Mule Recipe:
- 2 OZ OF AERMOOR VODKA
- 1 OZ OF CRANBERRY JUICE
- 5 OZ OF GINGER BEER LIME JUICE
Combine Aermoor Vodka and cranberry juice in a shaker full of ice. Shake, then pour over ice. Top off with ginger beer, add lime juice to taste and stir gently. Serve with fresh cranberries, lime and a sprig of rosemary for garnish.
Watch it blow peoples’ minds.
Please enjoy responsibly. Hilton Head Distillery is a registered trademark. © 2018 Hilton Head Distillery.
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Rose Hill Plantation, Highway 278 | Bluffton | (843) 757-6046
Rose Hill Mansion
Does the wedding of your dreams evoke fairytale imagery? Then Bluffton is the ideal storybook setting. In Bluffton, nature sets the stage for the perfect wedding ceremony and reception site, whether you choose a church, park, gazebo, or moss-draped garden. Make your wedding dreams become a reality in a beautiful and romantic setting, Bluffton!
By Georgene Mortimer, Island Winery The Hungarian word for wine is bor, but one thing for certain is that with its fascinating history, unique growing conditions and range of flavors, Hungarian wine is anything but boring. Like all renowned European wine regions, around the fifth century AD, the Romans brought grapevines to the land known… Read More…
One of the many creatures you are sure to encounter in the Sea Pines Forest Preserve is the Great Blue Heron. A Lowcountry treasure and a beautiful example of nature at her finest, this giant bird stands up to 39 inches high and is an illustrious predator. Often, these magnificent birds can be seen on the banks of… Read More…
By Kathleen McMenamin Vicars, Master Naturalist Wood storks can be seen gracefully soaring over marshes or feeding in the shallows during low tide all over Bluffton. These large wading birds are the only breeding species of storks found in the United States. This once-endangered species is currently making a great comeback along the Southeast coast and especially in Beaufort… Read More…
In the late 1600’s, enslaved West Africans were brought to the Georgia and South Carolina sea islands to tend the rice and cotton fields. As the Emanciapation Proclamation brought freedom, many fled to Hilton Head Island and its Union Army outpost to start the first freedman’s village in the United States: Mitchelville. Many of the… Read More…