| Feb 17, 2011
While visiting Washington and its surroundings, why not eat like a president — at new economy prices, of course. Here are a few local spots with tasty food good enough for President Barack Obama and his family:
Ben's Chili Bowl...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:14 PM
The sizzle echoed through the halls of the Center of Applied Technology North in Severn, emanating from the school's culinary arts baking and pastry lab, where it was joined by a tempting aroma. Normally, a restaurant kitchen would be responsible for such...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 9:00 AM
A New Windsor farm is one of three operations in Maryland that will be featured on Monday, July 16, during a Chefs Go Fresh farm tour
Local Washington and Maryland chefs will rev up for the motorcycle tour in an effort to build relationships with area...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:53 PM
When the doctor's office receptionist summons her, when she flashes her credit card at the grocery store, when she leaves a phone message — the reaction to her last name these days is always the same.
"They say, 'Are you …?' And...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 2:36 PM
There's more cooking at Westwood Unique Furnishings & Antiques than meets the eye. Wander past the antique chests and art deco lamps to the back of the shop, and customers might be surprised to see a large kitchen fully stocked with pots and pans and...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 3:10 PM
As I write this, I could swear I hear celebrity TV chef Gordon Ramsay's voice bellowing down 36th Street from Café Hon, 1002 W. 36th St. The host of Fox's "Kitchen Nightmares" is in town with a crew to give the longstanding Hampden eatery a going over for...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Overcooking is what kills asparagus for most people. Memories of gray, limp and pungent spears follow wary eaters like ghosts from a nightmare.
But when treated right, asparagus is a versatile and complex vegetable. Its flavor profile can switch from...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 5:24 AM
Well Top Cheffers we are at the beginning of the end for this epic ninth season of "Top Chef." With Bev, Lindsay, Paul and Sarah as the final four, they are shipped from the blistering heat of Texas to the biting cold of British Columbia.
Even as they...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:54 AM
Mother F------ Snakes, On These Mother F------ Plates.”- Anne Marie Turner
If we learned anything from tonight’s episode of “Top Chef: Texas,” it’s that Padma could have had a lot more fun saying “I want to see some...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 6:19 AM
As the men point out at the beginning of the episode, "Top Chef: Texas" is looking like a female-dominated season. "Top Chef" is in its ninth season and there has only been one female winner, Stephanie from Season 4.
I'm not a crazy feminist. I like...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 11:18 AM
Chesapeake High School senior Tylr Scones says he developed an interest in cooking while growing up watching his father, who he said would "go into the kitchen, look at the cabinets and all of a sudden he'd walk out with a gourmet meal."
It's a knack...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:38 AM
Well, we've come to the end of the road for this season of “Top Chef.” The finale is not only a battle of the sexes, but a battle of the Texans. Sarah is a native daughter who fled to Chicago and Paul is a transplant representing his new home....