| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Are you ready for some gumbo?
At 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 3, when the Ravens take on the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII, much of Baltimore will be watching, either from their stadium seats in New Orleans or here at home.
Ravens fans not...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Fansattending the Super Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome can have a Cajun feast. On Sunday's menu -- alligator chili, barbecue shrimp and grits, chicken and sausage gumbo, Natchitoches crawfish pies, a roast beef debris po'boy and Chef Donald Link's...
| 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....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:14 AM
Some occasions require a touch of romance.
Nothing too formal or over the top — no scattered rose petals or strolling violins. Just good, interesting food served capably in a special setting.
Baldwin's Station in historic Sykesville is just the...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Chef Rebecca Pauvert reflects:
“I chose this recipe because it is one of my favorites. It has great flavors, it’s comforting and it’s a recipe that you can increase if you want and enjoy for a couple of nights. It only gets better.&...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Harold Lauer from Spearfish, S.D., was looking for a recipe for the Coney dog sauce that was served at many A&W drive ins in the 1960s.
John Van Meter from Dickeyville sent in a recipe for the sauce that was given to him by his late sister. He said...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Labragator in the house, ready to cheer on the Ravens this Sunday. Truth be told, she was less than amused at being dressed up in people clothes for a photo. When kickoff finally gets here, though, I have no doubt she'll be more than ready for some of our...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Michael Mina's name is familiar to Baltimore restaurant-goers from the suite of restaurants he developed for the Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore - Wit & Wisdom, Pabu and Lamill Coffee.
But Mina's base of operations is in San Francisco, and the Michelin-...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:27 PM
On the night before most home games, Ravens players favor Sullivan's Steakhouse. And which Ravens roost at Sullivan's? The long list includes Haloti Ngata, Paul Kruger, Terrell Suggs, Ray Rice, Torrey Smith, Matt Birk, Justin Tucker, Bernard Pollard, Ma'...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 11:50 AM
The preface from a turn-of-the-century St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Hampstead "Model Cook Book" gives us some insight into what the book called, "many the types of foods that the housewife of 1900 routinely made for her family."
The 86-page cookbook...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 11:22 AM
J. Paul's has embraced its location.
The Harborplace restaurant, which originally opened in 1997, reopened last June after an eight-month renovation. With six months under its belt, the revamped restaurant's food is mostly on point, but the staff...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 1:45 AM
Well, you've done it again. Made it through another, undoubtedly hectic year. Almost. A time to look back and to look ahead. And who better to do both with than dear friends and neighbors (maybe even family.) To mark the close of 2012 (and good riddance),...