| Jan 29, 2011
Michael Pesi may have met the woman of his dreams in the modest surroundings of a Merchant's Tire waiting room, but when it came time to propose marriage, he thought big.
He considered whisking girlfriend Aletta Muzila off to New York and popping the...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 9:25 PM
All over town, there are talented chefs languishing in semi-obscurity. These are the chefs heading up the kitchens in public institutions — universities, convention facilities and even hospitals — and in private institutions like country...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Check out the new Dine Downtown video, produced by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore.
| Jul 7, 2011
| 8:25 AM
Charleston restaurant was presented today with the the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences' Five Star Diamond award for excellence. International trustee of AAHS, Karen Dixon, presented the award to executive chef and owner, Cindy Wolf.
| Jul 12, 2011
Duff Goldman had a "blast" making his new Food Network series — "I got to check out the country. They let me off the leash."
His new project is "Sugar High," a six-episode series debuting Aug. 8. The show sends Goldman and his motorcycle on a...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:55 AM
Two Maryland restaurants — Cindy Wolf's Charleston in Baltimore and Briand Voltaggio's Volt in Frederick — are on a newly published list of the Top 100 Restaurants in America.
The fifth annual Top 100 Restaurants in America for 2012 were...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 6:45 AM
There's still time to arrange a Thanksgiving dinner out. Two 11th-hour additions have been added.
Jad's (137 Back River Neck Road, 410-686-2816, jadscaddyshack.com): The Essex restaurant, also known as Jade’s Restaurant and Caddy Shack Lounge,...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 6:10 AM
Thanksgiving in Baltimore falls on a Ravens home game night. So, how will this play out? If the usual hosts of traditional Thanksgiving dinners are off tailgating, will their abandoned guests have to fend for themselves in restaurants?
| Nov 23, 2011
Gift guide 2011: 10 gifts with Baltimore flavor
Sloop Betty Vodka
Area liquor stores; see sloopbetty.com/location.html Can't have a holiday without a little holiday cheer. So stand out from the crowd by giving Sloop...
| Dec 6, 2011
Rub, Michael Marx's barbecue restaurant in Riverside, closed in July after a four-year run. Now its successor, Hersh's Pizza and Drinks, has opened.
Owings Mills natives Josh and Stephanie Hershkovitz, brother and sister, are the new owners. Josh,...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 8:03 AM
The accusations are swirling through the wine world faster than cabernet in a crystal goblet.
A London wine blogger alleges that a Spanish contact for the esteemed Maryland-based publication The Wine Advocate asked wineries for money in exchange for a...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:40 PM
The redevelopment of the old Chesapeake Restaurant space is moving forward with a new team after restaurateur Qayum Karzai left the project in July.
At the time, developer Ernst Valery said he was looking for a team to run the project's restaurant...