| Mar 31, 2012
Herb-flecked kneidelach (matzo balls)
Total time: 1 hour, 15 minutes, plus chilling time
Servings: This makes about 24 matzo balls.
1 tablespoon vegetable oil such as grapeseed or safflower oil
2/3 cup matzo meal (sometimes labeled matsah...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:05 AM
You can start your Easter Sunday dining at 7:15 a.m. at Slainte in Fells Point, while watching a Scottish Premier League game (Hibernian vs. Motherwell) and finish up with a late-night dinner at the Prime Rib. Easter isn't just for brunch.
| Apr 4, 2012
FEZ, Morocco — Morocco had not yet invited us in.
We were two Americans traveling through Morocco, no tour, no guide, my daughter Zoe and me in the back seat of a wild-man driver who aimed to pass every car in front of us for the nine hours from...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:40 PM
The Umami wait is over.
After much speculation as to where the first Umami Burger would open in Orange County, Umami opened at The CAMP in Costa Mesa. The hot Los Angeles-based gourmet burger concept will roll out two more locations in the coming...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Many fans have lost hope as the Orioles have posted a dismal record over the past 14 seasons. Now the team is starting its new season by testing the faith of some of them as well.
Friday is Opening Day for the Baltimore Orioles, as well as for 17 other...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 3:20 PM
The holiday is Passover... Something about Jews being slaves in Egypt, escaping to the desert, not having enough time to bake bread, so they ended up eating crackers. Yea, that's that matzah...
At the Beren Academy, kids learned all about the making of...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Michael Bloomberg's first donation to Johns Hopkins was $5, which he gave the year after he graduated in 1964 from the university with an engineering degree.
The New York mayor now ranks as Hopkins' largest contributor, and possibly the largest donor...
| Oct 11, 2012
To publicize one of her latest stints in a hospital, Chan Marshall posted an Instagram photo on Sept. 22 of a meal she was served at Mount Sinai Medical Center: matzo ball soup and chicken breast with peas and potatoes.
Marshall, better known as indie...
| May 11, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Everyone knows that Langer's serves the best pastrami sandwich in town. Guidebooks say so. National magazines say so. The subway disgorges so many Langer's-bound fressers that it has sometimes been called the Pastrami Express. Many of us think Langer's...
| May 27, 2012
| 2:50 PM
LAS VEGAS — Deciding where to dine in Las Vegas is a little like determining where to gamble. Or shop, for that matter. The choices are seemingly limitless.
Ten years ago, when an influx of culinary talent first revved up appetites, the city needed...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
MONTREAL — For a certain kind of traveler, no visit to a new city is complete without a bellyful of local culinary delights.
And though the Internet has made it easier to zero in on regional specialties, it also has amplified local food rivalries...