| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Who said there are no second acts in American dining?
Clyde's of Columbia has been an anchor on the Columbia lakefront since 1975. That's impressive, but time has a way of catching up with everything. And now that Columbia is in the middle of a multi-...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Q: Last week some friends and I went to Burt & Max's and ordered an appetizer called Onion soup dumplings. They literally tasted just like French Onion Soup. I'd like to try and make them at home. Any chance you can convince the chef to share the recipe?...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:57 AM
The newest addition to Columbia's already-hopping ethnic restaurant scene is Curry & Kabob, serving up appealing takes on the traditional food of Nepal. Think heavily spiced sauces, rice — and more than a little goat — alongside familiar...
| May 28, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Joyce Ann Higgins has been a member of Hagerstown chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America since the early 1980s. She’s been bringing this appetizer to social gatherings even longer. She said she found this recipe for cucumber and cream cheese...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Herb & Soul began last September as a catering and carryout operation in the back part of a Parkville convenience store. The offerings included interesting Southern cuisine and soul food but also typical carryout items like cheese steaks and wings....
| May 22, 2013
| 2:30 AM
It's nearly summer, and that means picnic season (or, depending on where you live, you might call your outdoor gathering a barbecue or cookout). I love the traditional foods of summer: burgers and dogs, creamy salads, rich desserts. Unfortunately, these...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Many a name-brand casino in Vegas, Atlantic City and elsewhere feature high-end restaurants conceived by celebrity chefs. Locally, at Maryland Live! casino in Arundel Mills, the celebrity is the restaurant chain, The Prime Rib, which opened in January,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Red Parrot is far from the first restaurant in Baltimore to mix Asian cuisines on its menu. But it might be setting a giddy new standard.
The cuisines keep coming — and never seem to stop. Among the first listed appetizers are Japanese spring...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Appetizer Platter Yield: 8 servings. 1 pint mozzarella balls 1 pint grape tomatoes Fresh basil leaves and dill 1 pint seasoned olives 1/2 pound toasted nuts 1/4 pound smoked trout 1 cup plain yogurt mixed with 2 tablespoons prepared horseradish Water...
| Jun 12, 2012
Rowhouse Grille is a great name for a Baltimore tavern. You'd think there'd have been enough Rowhouse grills, bars and taverns over the years to fill the 2600 Block of Wilkens Ave.
But as far as I know, this handsome South Baltimore specimen, formerly...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:43 PM
The 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest is open for entries at BakeOff.com. For the first time in the 64-year history of the nation’s premier cooking competition, America will vote from among entries selected by the Bake-Off Kitchens to determine all...