Chs Food Writer Launches New Book With An Array Of Chefs

Enjoy dinner with local farmers and chefs

CHARLESTON, SC - Local food blogger and social media influencer, Candice Herriott, is launching her book, Provisions to Plate: A Charleston Seasonal Collective, with an all-star line-up of chefs, farmers and purveyors.

The launch party, Sunday, June 24th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., will feature food by all chefs who participated in the book along with Chef Vinson Petrillo from Zero Restaurant at Zero George. Attendees will receive a signed copy of the book. Tickets can be purchased here.

Over the past year, Herriott has been interviewing chefs, farmers, fishers and mixologists sorting through countless recipes that have been made with local proteins and produce, sourced through each of the Charleston seasons.

Herriott is a food blogger, writer, photographer and social media influencer based in Charleston, SC. “I loved working closely with the farmers, chefs, fishers, bakers and mixologists to create this book, which shares the heart and soul of where our food comes from,” she said.

A full list of participants appears below. The book will be on sale June 25th and can be purchased through her website at


Farms featured:
-Blue Pearl Farm (blueberries, crabs, honey bees)
-Keegan Filion Farm (cows, hogs, chickens and turkeys)
-Lowland Farm (produce)
-Spade and Clover (produce)
-Ambrose Family Farm (produce)
-Geechie Boy Mill (grains, flour, corn, grits)
Fishing Companies featured:

-Abundant Seafood (fish)
-Tarvin Seafood (shrimp)
-Clammer Dave (clams, oysters)
-Lady Island Oyster Inc. (oysters)

Chefs featured:
-Joe DiMaio (The Darling Oyster Bar)
-Jacques Larson (The Obstinate Daughter & Wild Olive)
-Emily Hahn (The Getaway and contestant on season 14 of Top Chef)
-Blair Machado (Poogan’s Porch)
-Tito Marino & Leila Schardt (Embers & Ashes catering)
-Shuai Wang (Short Grain)
-Sugar Bakeshop
-Bowens Island Restaurant
-Anthony DiBernardo (Swig & Swine)
Drinks by:
-Megan Deschaine (The Macintosh)