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Valentine's Day

Be My Valentine! A Primer On The ‘Love Holiday’

Valentine's Day is celebrated annually around the world as a special occasion to display affection to loved ones. However, the origins of this very old celebration were a far different tradition than today's expression of romantic love. The holiday is believed to have started as a pagan festival observed by the ancient Romans, called Lupercalia, between...

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Love and Passion: The Story Behind Orange Beach Concierge Services

Orange Beach Concierge Services was born from our love for each other . . . our love for this marvelous Gulf Coast community and its special residents & visitors . . . as well as our passion for delivering highly personalized, cherished experiences and memories. We are David and Tillie Pan -- husband and wife, business...

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12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas

This year’s theme represents “A few of our favorite things” . . . a holiday shopping list of perfect presents celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas. Scroll over each gift title or photo and click for additional information and ordering. All-Clad HA1 Nonstick Set of 3 Skillets A kitchen staple in three essential sizes, All-Clad Nonstick Skillets...

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World Food Championships

This year’s World Food Championships will occur again here at The Wharf in Orange Beach with events from from November 9th to 12th. The World Food Championships is the largest competition in food sport, where grand champions of previous events convene for a chance at winning the ultimate food crown and a share of hundreds of...

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Thanksgiving Catering Available from The Pantry: Gourmet to Go

Let Orange Beach Concierge take the hassle out of holiday cooking as Chef David Pan has created an amazing menu for Thanksgiving. Whether you are entertaining at home or adding a dish to the holiday spread, imagine celebrating the year’s most scrumptious holiday without all of the stress and mess! All orders must be submitted and paid for by noon on...

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How to Make the Perfect Creme Brulee

Ingredients: 1 quart heavy cream 1 Vanilla bean, split and scraped 1 cup of sugar, divided 6 large egg yolks 2 quarts hot water Preparation:  Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Place the cream, vanilla bean and its pulp into a medium saucepan set over medium-high heat and bring to a boil. Remove from the heat,...

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The Wharf Uncorked

The 4th Annual Wharf Uncorked Food & Wine Festival will be held on September 14th - 16th here in Orange Beach. We are excited about participating again as Chef David won its Flavor Award last year! The three day event combines tastings of delicious food and tantalizing wines, live entertainment, a pinch of southern flare and a...

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Father's Day Gift Ideas on the Gulf Coast

Father’s Day Gift Ideas on the Gulf Coast

Don't forget that Father's Day is this Sunday. Whether your dad lives on the Gulf Coast, is in town for a work trip or coming soon for the family vacation, here are some ideas to treat the special man in your life. Fishing Charter For the dads who like to be out on the water, consider a...

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Introducing The Pantry to the Alabama Gulf Coast

Introducing The Pantry to the Alabama Gulf Coast

We are proud to unveil our gourmet to go e-commerce site, The Pantry. Now customers can click, shop, and  purchase fresh, local, and seasonal foods to go with the convenience of pick up at The Wharf in Orange Beach. The menu includes a bites section that includes Chicken Salad, French Onion Dip and Pimento Cheese while soups feature Gumbo...

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The L.A. (Lower Alabama) Shrimp Boil

The L.A. (Lower Alabama) Shrimp Boil

Looking for the perfect way to have a personal chef experience in a casual way? The L.A. (Lower Alabama) Shrimp Boil is the answer.  Classic Shrimp boil's are an experience for everyone to enjoy.  They are fun, interactive, tasty and the perfect and affordable way to experience a personal chef for your next trip to the...

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