On Saturday, December 14th, the second annual Coffee and Chocolate Festival was held in Old Town Bluffton, where over 2500 people came out to sample coffee and chocolate.The event was  organized by The Cottage Cafe and Bakery and participating vendors included:  The Cottage, May River Coffee Roasters, Corner Perk, The Grind Coffee Company, The Juice Hive, Beloved Coffee Roasters, The Purple Cow, Baby Cakes, Cup to Cup, Twisted European Bakery, Savannah Coffee Roasters, La Casita, All Things Chocolate & More, Beaufort Coffee...

After last year’s tremendously successful first-time event, coffee and chocolate lovers throughout the Lowcountry will once again have the opportunity to gather to sample the largest assortment of the finest gourmet coffees, desserts and chocolates – when the Bluffton Coffee and Chocolate Fest returns this year with even more decadent tasting treats.  This year, the free outdoor event will be bringing together 16 of the region’s leading coffee roasters, specialty dessert-makers and chocolatiers all in the same place – attracting foodies, coffee aficionados and chocolate-lovers from throughout...

Leslie Rohland, founder/owner/chef at The Cottage Café, the Juice Hive and May River Coffee Roasters, has won multiple honors in this year’s 2019 Artisan Flave Awards.  Rohland, whose food products all fall under the Cackalacky Kitchen brand, won awards throughout many different categories of this prestigious international food competition – helping to create additional exposure for the popular Bluffton-based products and restaurants. The International Flavor Awards provide small and medium sized food companies a platform by which to stand on and compete with...