| May 23, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
• 4 pounds fresh jumbo lump crabmeat
• Approximately 35 finely ground Saltine crackers
• 1/4 cup fresh chopped parsley
• 3-4 eggs, beaten
• 1 cup heavy mayonnaise
| Sep 6, 2012
| 11:29 AM
Executive Chef Chris Lewis, Iron Bridge Wine Co., reflects:
I chose this dish because it reminds me of summer. Fresh local corn, tomatoes, English peas — all very vibrant just like summer. The drink plays up the sweetness of the vegetables and...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Pining for homemade pie, but don't want to crank up the oven while summer's still upon us? Then skip those preheating rituals in favor of no-bake pies.
Also known as icebox pies, these delightfully retro desserts require minimal fuss and kitchen time,...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Recipe courtesy of Wanda Hall of Les Petits Bisous in Havre de Grace. Makes roughly 30 regular-sized macarons.
3 ounces heavy cream
3 ounces white chocolate cut into small pieces
2 small candy canes, crushed
Whites from 4 eggs
| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:12 PM
The folks at Aramark sent over some game-day recipes from M&T Bank Stadium's Executive Chef Joe Bachman. There was one for Maryland crab cakes, another for pit beef sandwiches, but I thought you'd want to see the one for Maryland Crab Tots....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Angela Ross of Baltimore was looking for the recipe for the chicken pot pie that used to be served at the Ambassador House restaurant on Lombard Street in Baltimore. The restaurant is no longer open and unfortunately I was unable to locate the exact...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 7:50 AM
Marc Dixon, chef and owner of Bistro Blanc in Dayton, gets his berries from a nearby farm. This year's strawberries, he said, were "hands down, the best strawberries of my life. They were like strawberry candy."
The strawberry season is just about over...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Great conversation while dinning on delicate cucumber sandwiches. Hot, buttery scones fresh from the oven. Zesty smooth lemon curd. And don't forget the clotted cream. There's nothing like a traditional afternoon tea.
Long associated with ladies of...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 11:33 AM
Jareene Barkdoll of Baltimore was hoping we would be able to find the recipe for the Southwestern-style quiche served at the Severn Inn in Annapolis. A friend treated her to Sunday brunch at the inn for her birthday, and she so enjoyed the quiche that she...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 1:14 PM
Blanche Harrrell from Forest Hill was looking for a recipe for making a cake that was sold at the old A&P stores when she was growing up called Spanish bar cake. She said it was a delicious dark, moist cake with raisins.
James Welker from Lykens, Pa.,...
| Oct 13, 2011
October is one of Mother Nature's finest moments, in theory. Cool, maybe even crisp. Occasionally, some rain. But we best remember the bright, sunny days, and the pleasant evenings, when we can enjoy both the great outdoors and the snug indoors.
| Oct 16, 2011
| 4:06 PM
Wendy Robin from Cockeysville was looking for a recipe for a dessert her mother used to make in the '50s and '60s. As she recalls, ladyfingers were used to line the bottom and the sides of a springform pan and there was some sort of a chocolate,...