| Aug 21, 2012
| 9:59 AM
It's back-to-school time, and perhaps you are settling back in to a family-dinner routine after summer chaos. Or perhaps you at least plan to. If your picky eater isn't getting into the groove just yet, perhaps these recipes will help. Tell your kids they...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is printed here. This week, Shanti Lewis, RD, CNSD, weighs in on...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Martha Socolar from Baltimore was looking for a recipe for a pasta salad with turkey that she said was printed on a box of Mueller's shell pasta in the mid-1990s. She said the recipe was on the box for a long time, but she never copied it down. Sue Housel...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 5:00 AM
To introduce its new braised pork, Noodles and Co. has introduced a Barbecue Pork Mac and Peppery Pork Sandwich, both available for a limited time.
The Broomfield, Colo.-based fast-casual concept said that the braised pork, which can be added to any dish...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Fresh peas are very hard to find at a supermarket, but you can find them at area farmers' markets from mid-May until the end of June.
Be forewarned: At the Sunday farmers' market under the Jones Falls Expressway, you have to arrive early and stand in a...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Ordering fish and chips at a place named Basta Pasta might seem like a stretch.
But in fairness, the Lutherville restaurant's full name is Basta Pasta Italian & Seafood Restaurant, and it ably handles both fish and pasta.
Judging from a recent order...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Halfway through our dinner at Phaze 10, a long, low and very loud note emanated from a horn someplace in the bar section of the building. It would've given us a start, but thanks to the restaurant's intensely flavorful Southern food, we were wide awake...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:15 AM
We can't offer you gambling advice, but we can tell you how to make your way around Maryland Live Casino, the new $500 million Cordish Cos. gaming destination at Arundel Mills.
The good news is you don't have to drop a nickel to take in the excitement....
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:50 PM
When we first heard about Birroteca, it was described as an artisanal pizza joint. Birroteca does have pizzas — good, wood-fired pizzas with chewy crusts and fancy ingredients, but there's more to it than that.
Some of your friends and...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:58 AM
Summer squashes have to be the most overlooked (and overcooked) vegetables of the summer growing season. They're everywhere, but they're not as widely anticipated as asparagus, as beloved as peas or as coveted as strawberries. Available in all farmers'...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 1:57 PM
On 46th Street and the Bay, visitors to the beach will find Satellite Café and Seafood Bistro, a truly unique restaurant in Ocean City. The restaurant offers a solid breakfast with all of the expected essentials including French toast, sausage, eggs,...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Along about now, the grill as a culinary appliance begins to pall. Not that grilling isn't still the preferred summertime cooking method, both for everyday meals and for deck parties. But, still, we get a little nostalgic for fixing a quick supper...