Columbia really does have a little bit of everything. And it just keeps growing! We have arts, history, a local food scene, and more recently, local breweries. And now there is a new website that ties together all the great things about our city! Midlands Anchor debuted Friday night, and yours truly got an invite to the launch party at River Rat Brewery. Didn’t make it? No worries. I’ll fill you in! Continue reading
I’ve heard a lot about Bourbon, the new whiskey and creole-themed restaurant on Main Street opened by Kristian Niemi (who also happened to start such local favorites as Rosso Trattoria Italia, Mr. Friendly’s New Southern Cafe, Solstice Kitchen, and Gervais & Vine). Little-known fact about Bourbon: It actually had an online presence for over year before it ever physically opened. It had its own Facebook page and did a few catering events so that people actually thought the restaurant was open long before it was. This created quite the “buzz,” if you will, making it one of the most anticipated restaurants in Columbia.