| May 21, 2013
Get ready to roll.
Baltimore and Washington's fleets of food trucks are squaring off again. Some 40 trucks, 20 from each city, are expected to attend the second Taste of Two Cities event on June 1, which is relocating from the Westport waterfront to Rash...
| May 21, 2013
| 12:22 PM
From: Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma County, Calif.
Serve with: Pizza, hearty stews, chili
This is a big, strapping red zinfandel in the classic Dry Creek valley style. It's a bold, lush wine loaded with blackberry, wild berry, mineral,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:48 AM
From: Central Coast, Calif.
Serve with: Red meat, especially with raspberry sauce
The GSM stands for grenache, syrah and mourvedre — the three classic Rhone Valley grapes that go into this exceptional red blend. The wine is...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:23 AM
The best thing about O'Leary's Seafood Restaurant is how tricky it is to describe.
Not so many years back, I'd have called O'Leary's eclectic, which became a byword for both a type of menu and the kind of place that served it. Offering a relaxed version...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:26 AM
This week’s episode begins at the Dubrow house with Terry clipping the toenails on his perfectly manicured feet. “It’s OK not to tell a joke every second,” replies Heather when Terry asks why she has been so upset with him lately....
| May 16, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Inge Crist plans to volunteer at Wine in the Woods this weekend, just as she has most years since the popular Columbia festival began 21 years ago.
The Germany native and 54-year resident of Ellicott City, who "picked grapes as a child and grew up...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:03 PM
The results are in: Mount View Middle School rocked its Green Field Day on April 24.
Not only did the students raise $1,500 for the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore — and get to slime Assistant Principal Linda Monti as a reward — but they also...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Banksy's Cafe has closed in Lake Falls Village. Owners Robb Banks and Will Brown will be focusing on their catering operations, which they had been running out of the same location.
The cafe, which opened in 2009, served made-to-order sandwiches and...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Serve with: Hamburgers, pizza, simple stuff
This red wine from the budget Rosso & Bianco (red and white) line from the winery founded by director Francis Ford Coppola is simply a good value. Billed as "a wine for...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:06 AM
I have two things to thank the Inner Harbor's Rusty Scupper for this week.
One, they've answered the age-old question (no, but seriously) of "What can you reasonably drink — not shoot — with Rum Chata?" and two, they've created a dessert...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Serve with: Grilled fish, in bisques, aperitif
Manzanilla is a form of dry sherry that I became quite fond of while traveling in southern Spain, where it hails from. It's similar to a fino sherry but has a little more nutty...
| May 10, 2013
Annapolis Wine Expo
The Annapolis Wine Expo will be held from noon to 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, and volunteers are needed for each session. Each volunteer will receive a free...