| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:20 AM
The Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar begins its 35th season April 1. This is the second year the popular market is starting so early. Until 2003, when it was moved up to the first week in May, the opening came in early June.
Last year, skeptics...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Howard County is home to an incredible assortment of dining experiences. From haute cuisine to grab-and-go, from special occasion to tonight’s supper, more than 250 restaurants await you within minutes of home or work. Whether you’re in the...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 6:59 AM
In March and April of 1917, chaos and confusion in the global agriculture markets led to a series of testy meetings between local farmers and the canneries in Carroll County.
As World War I ended, "county farmers found themselves in an increasingly...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 11:03 AM
Most would agree that some cosmetic surgery can give us the proverbial new lease on life. It applies to people. It applies to restaurants. Aface-liftis just what Chris Infantino, the current owner of Tino’s Italian Bistro, did when he acquired the...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:35 AM
The 1200 block of East Joppa Road in Towson has its share of bright, shiny chain restaurants, packed to the hilt with people eating the same old bland, homogenized food.
But right across the street, in a nondescript business park, sits Spice and Dice,...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
The Maryland Live Casino is getting closer.The Cordish Cos.have announced June 6 as the opening date for its $500 million gaming and entertainment complex.
The food and beverage team at Maryland Live has been in place for months, preparing for the...
| 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...