| May 13, 2013
| 2:15 PM
David Waldemar Gjerde, a retired Procter & Gamble executive who became a restaurant investor and consultant to his sons, Spike and Charlie, died of a heart attack May 2 at his Cockeysville home. He was 75.
Born in Mankato, Minn., he was the son of...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Thursday night is the ninth annual Wine Tasting at Sunset in Patterson Park. The evening event will include samplings of cuisine provided by merchants and restaurants like Bistro Rx, V-NO, Todd Conner’s, Di Pasquale’s and Chesapeake Wine Co....
| May 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
McCormick & Co. and The Wine Source are hosting a wine-tasting fundraiser for HopeWell Cancer Support on May 30 at the non-profit’s Lutherville headquarters. Fine Wine’s Fresh Frontier: The Southern Hemisphere will include wine tastings,...
| May 21, 2013
Get ready to roll.
Baltimore and Washington's fleets of food trucks are squaring off again. Some 40 trucks, 20 from each city, are expected to attend the second Taste of Two Cities event on June 1, which is relocating from the Westport waterfront to Rash...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Hampton Roads PRIDE is sponsoring a wine tasting from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday June 5 at the Harrison Opera House in Norfolk.
The event will feature wines provided by Tuscan Wine Imports plus hors d’oeuvres and music by guitarist Julie Clark....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Name: Adrianne Calvo
Location: Chef Adrianne's Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar, 11510 SW 147th Ave., Miami; 305-408-8386, ChefAdriannes.com
Time at this location: Six years
Style of food prepared: Eclectic...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Coming up this weekend, SLO Wine Country’s Rockin’ Harvest Celebration. SLO, of course, stands for San Luis Obispo. That’s just up the coast and could be a day trip if you’re up for some driving (and bring along a designated...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:48 AM
The taste is not the only complex thing about a quality wine. College courses can be taught about the distinctions between regions and wineries in France alone, not to mention the rest of the world. Aside from the actual drinking of the stuff, it's hard...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Bridal dreams: Orange County-based bridal gown designer Casablanca Bridal will host a grand opening celebration from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at its new retail location at Crystal Cove Shopping Center in Newport Beach. Brides are asked to book...
| Jan 26, 2014
THE BEST WAY TO BILBAO, SPAIN
From LAX, Air France, Lufthansa and British offer connecting service (change of plane) to Bilbao. Restricted round-trip fares range from $1109 to $1,480, including fees and taxes. Haro is about an hour's drive south of...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Terry Sullivan sometimes finds himself absentmindedly swirling a glass of juice or water as if it were a glass of fine wine when dining with friends or family members.
"That's when you know you can't turn it off," he said, referring to his passion for...