Party Like the Lee Bros.
Who better to share a charming Charleston menu than Southern food experts Matt Lee and Ted Lee. Do try this casual fare from
their new cookbook on your own porch, deck, or patio.
Photo: Squire Fox, Article by Donna Florio
How to Party on the Porch
- Go minimal with a bar, a food table, and precious few chairs. The porch railing should be sturdy!
- The mix is key: Invite people of all ages and recruit guests to help pour drinks and pass trays.
- Set up box fans in windows or on side tables and offer unscented bug spray during warmer months.
- The host sets the stage but shouldn't hog it. While well planned, a party should remain flexible enough to head off in a slightly
All recipes adapted from THE LEE BROS. CHARLESTON KITCHEN © 2013 by Matt Lee and Ted Lee. Published by Clarkson Potter, a
division of Random House, Inc.