| Mar 26, 2010
| 4:22 AM
I'm not a vegan or even a vegetarian, so I'm not proselytizing or anything. I'm just trying to give you a lead on free doughnuts.An animal-rights group called Compassion Over Killing -- yes, the acronym is what you think it......
| Sep 20, 2011
| 8:55 AM
There are plenty of ways to get kids to try new foods.
Hide the broccoli in the brownies. Make muffins out of zucchini. Promise a trip to the toy store for a forkful of salad.
Or you could do what the Days of Taste Program does: Take them to the farm so...
| Jan 20, 2010
| 4:22 PM
I just checked my work inbox, and while I've been gone, folks have e-mailed me some interesting tidbits of news.John P. tells me that Boccaccio in Little Italy, both the restaurant and the liquor license, is being auctioned off Feb.......
| Jun 1, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Great Sage, a vegetarian restaurant in Clarksvile, has gone completely vegan."It was just going with our feelings and our respect for all animal life and all life in general," manager Angel Shorter told me by phone just now. The change......
| Oct 5, 2010
| 11:37 AM
Pumpkins aren't just for pie anymore.
For as long as there has been Thanksgiving, it seems, Americans have clung stubbornly to the notion that pumpkin, unlike its sister squashes, is meant to be served on a crust and under whipped cream.
And on only one...
| Oct 7, 2010
I am fond of skateboarders. One of my sons used to be one. When our young skater used to slip away from home, my wife and I knew chances were good that he was either at "the statue" in front of the Lyric Opera House or at "the bowl" in Lansdowne,...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 9:27 AM
Fans of "Ace of Cakes" have always wanted two things. They wanted their own cake from Charm City Cakes, and they wanted to stop by the Remington bakery and have a look around. But even the basic wedding cake costs $750 (never mind the sculpted specialty...
| Oct 26, 2010
Baltimore Sticky Rice opened last month in the old Friends space in Fells Point. The first Sticky Rice, in Richmond, Va., was opened in 1999 by John Yamashita and Jason Henry. Located near Virginia Commonwealth University, the restaurant's giddy mix of...
| Oct 30, 2010
There are vegans, and there are vegetarians. And then there are those of us who dine out with vegetarian and vegan friends, who have been entertained by inspired vegetarian chefs (and lousy ones, too), and who are generally open to the idea of an...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 1:31 PM
Sometimes all you want is some steaming soup, a hearty sandwich and an honest cup of coffee. At such times, Charmington's in Remington is just the spot.
Situated in the first floor of the old H.F. Miller and Son Tin Box and Can Manufacturing Plant ...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 11:20 AM
From the outside, One World Cafe looks like it could be a small coffee joint housed in a one-story addition to a much taller brick building on the cusp of the Johns Hopkins' Homewood campus. In fact, if you walk past the few tables up front and the full...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Meet 27 combines elements of a classic corner bar, arty cafe and university town health-food restaurant. Depending on your outlook, Meet 27 is either a category-buster chimera or just plain incoherent. If for now I've decided to gaze upon it with awe...