Tuesday, June 24, 2014
For their first public event, the Charleston Brown Water Society partners with the Charleston City Paper to host the 2014 SC-TX BBQ Invitational on Sunday, July 13, at Holy City Brewery (4155 Dorchester Road).
For the event, the nonprofit society brings two BBQ legends to the area – John Lewis of La Barbecue in Austin, Texas and Rodney Scott of Scott's Bar-B-Que in Hemingway, South Carolina. Together the two will cook whole hog prime brisket, beef ribs and sausage. Alongside will be local Gullah chef B.J. Dennis who will serve sides.
Coming together with the BBQ and fixings, will be a variety of beverages including beer from Holy City Brewery and Shiner Bock, King of Pops and spirits from 6 and 20 Distillery in Piedmont, South Carolina and local distilleries Charleston Distillery, High Wire Distilling Co. and Stripped Pig Distillery.
The event begins at 3 p.m. and costs $50 per person. You must be 21 and older to attend this event. Tickets are limited and can be purchased at www.charleston.strangertickets.com/events/16241038/2014-sc-tx-bbq-invitational. To learn more, visit www.facebook.com/events/706369446093727/.