| Nov 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Your opinion of Saint Martha, a cramped new bistro in a Koreatown mini-mall, will probably correlate pretty closely with your view on steak and oyster tartare, the default signature dish. The tartare appears on the short menu under the heading Rawesome....
| Nov 8, 2014
Corner Bistro & Wine Bar has been open more than three years, long enough to earn itself a place of honor in the hearts and stomachs of the residents of Ridgely's Delight, a triangular-shaped neighborhood in Southwest Baltimore within shouting distance of...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Doris Italian Market & Bakery in Coral Springs is planning a food and wine tasting Friday night to benefit the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund.
Admission to the Thanksgiving Food & Wine Tasting event costs $29.95 and includes a $10 store credit. A...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Polka dots are the theme when La Bodega Hampton hosts a wine tasting and dinner from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at their shop at 22 Wine St. in downtown Hampton.
Proceeds benefit the educational programs of the Hampton History Museum.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Who doesn’t love the scent of a stew simmering on the stove? Gray skies, a distinct chill in the air, a mohair throw on the couch means it’s time for braises and stews and for the red wines that go with them. But which bottle to use? Save...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:51 PM
It's time for their big debut.
The first wines of the new vintage will be celebrated by members of the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail during Nouveau Weekend, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Nouveau wines are released within weeks of...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Over the last few days, Wine Spectator magazine has done its annual slow reveal of the Top 10 wines from the Wine Spectator Top 100 list. And this year, when the No. 1 wine came up today, it wasn’t a Bordeaux, a California Cabernet, a Spanish...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Despite a drought and a 6.0 earthquake, the 2014 Napa Valley wine grape harvest is going to be "another early and excellent quality year." That's the word from the Napa Valley Vintners, a nonprofit trade group of some 500 wineries. According to their...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Many of the world's enduringly favored wines are blends of grape varieties. Red Rioja, Cotes du Rhone, Champagne, Chianti Classico, Chateauneuf du Pape, port, the GSM (grenache, syrah, mourvedre) blends of Australia — the list is long.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:55 AM
During the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods, trillions of oysters as cute as a button — and about that size — called exogyra virgula gave of their lives and shells and, compacted atop each other and other marine fossils, became one of the...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Josie Letourneau worked in an office for many years but always dreamed of owning a restaurant.
Getting sick finally made it happen.
"For years I talked to my husband about wanting to own an Italian restaurant," said Letourneau, who with her husband...