Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel Invites Men to Come Learn How to Cook for their Sweetheart

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Hotel is also offering a special Valentine's Day dinner menu to celebrate in style.

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Executive Chef R. Tyler Murray

It's always special to have someone cook for you, and we want to help out the guys in the area — particularly those who may be planning to pop the question....

For guys who want to do something extra special this Valentine's Day, the Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel offers a complimentary cooking class for men on Thursday, February 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. to teach them how to prepare a truly romantic Charleston Valentine's Day dinner for that someone special. According to Executive Chef R. Tyler Murray, the cooking demonstration will show participants how to prepare a Shrimp Cocktail Martini, a Field Green Salad, Chicken Milanese and Chocolate Covered Strawberries. The class is complimentary; however, advance reservations are required and can be made by calling 843-534-0300. Complimentary parking is available.

"It's always special to have someone cook for you," notes Chef Murray, "and we want to help out the guys in the area — particularly those who may be planning to pop the question — to create an extra special meal for that important person in their life." For those who prefer to leave the cooking to someone else, the Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel also offers a special Valentine's Day Menu which will be served in the Wentworth Grill on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday nights (February 12 to 14). The four-course menu is as follows:

Amuse Bouche:
Chef’s Choice
Kings Estate Pinot Noir – Oregon

Roasted Beet Soup with crème fresh
Saint M Riesling – Germany

Field Greens tossed with local honey and herb vinaigrette, caramelized onions and topped with baked goat cheese.
Drylands Sauvignon Blanc – New Zealand

Grilled filet mignon topped with Parmesan crusted shrimp served on wild mushroom risotto with grilled asparagus, smoked tomato burre blanc and roasted garlic demi glace.
Franciscan Cabernet Sauvignon – California

Flourless Chocolate Torte with pecan tuille and port wine sorbet
Mionetto Il Prosecco – Italy

The price for the special Valentine's Day menu is $130 per couple or $180 per couple with a wine pairing. These rates are exclusive of tax and gratuities. Complimentary parking and live piano entertainment is also included. Valentine's dinner reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 843-534-0300.

For those who want to make an evening out of it, rooms can be reserved at the Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel from $209 per night, based upon availability. To book a room, simply call 1-843-534-0300 or visit

The Wentworth Grill at the Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel is a hidden gem with delightful food and a charming atmosphere offering popular low-country specialties, including crab cakes, mussels, braised short ribs, and fresh seafood. It is located at 68 Wentworth Street in Charleston.

RENAISSANCE HOTELS is an upscale brand with more than 145 properties in 32 countries that speaks to passionate travelers in search of authentic local discoveries when traveling for business or leisure. Renaissance Hotels has recently welcomed several new "gems" to its global collection – the boutique Renaissance Malmo hotel in Sweden, the historic Stanford Court hotel in San Francisco, the exotic Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino in the Dutch Caribbean, the opulent Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel and the modern Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel. These hotels join a rich portfolio defined by distinctive and well-known icons such as the Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach, La Concha Renaissance San Juan, Renaissance New York Hotel 57 and Renaissance Paris Arc de Triomphe. All Renaissance hotels participate in the award winning Marriott Rewards® frequent travel program that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. To make reservations and for more information visit us online at Follow Renaissance on Facebook at, on Twitter at and via the RLife blog at Visit Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) for company information.

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