Chili tofu from Jackrabbit Filly | Photo provided

Cocktails with Prince, Morrison and Baldwin

Megan Barbee Banker of downtown Charleston wants to sit down with the legendary Prince, Toni Morrison and James Baldwin to enjoy a cheesy appetizer, spicy cocktail, Asian tofu dish and a sweet treat. 

DREAM DINNER GUESTS: Prince, Morrison and Baldwin

DRINK: El Diablo from the Gin Joint. “The El Diablo is a grown-up, spicy version of the preferred beverage of someone whose favorite flavor is ‘red.’ I’m that kind of someone.”

APPETIZER: Whipped feta and bacon wrapped dates from Butcher & Bee. “You have your salt with the bacon and feta, your sweet with the dates and fermented honey. It’s hot, crispy meat and soft cheese. What could possibly be wrong?”

ENTREE: Chili tofu from Jackrabbit Filly. “I am not crazy about tofu, but this dish is one of the best things I have ever tasted. The tofu totally absorbs the chili garlic sauce and the ricotta gnocchi are like little dream puffs.”

DESSERT: Cinnamon biscuit from Callie’s Biscuits. “Fresh out of the oven. If there is ice cream involved, I am OK with that.”


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