| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:36 AM
When they opened Eldersburg's County Cork Wine Pub in 2010, business partners Arlene Stecher and Chris McManus were thinking of their neighbors.
McManus and Stecher, both Eldersburg residents, wanted to build a spot where adults could gather with...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:29 AM
From: Monterey, Calif.
Serve with: Red meat, roast poultry, tuna steak
Thus full-bodied, earthy red wine combines some of the best elements of Burgundian style and California ripeness. It's an earthy wine, with some of the gamy low...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Wine and art
Sykesville will host a Fine Art and Wine Festival on May 5 at noon, on Main Street. More than 60 artists, local and national wine, food and live entertainment.
Walk through Hashawha at Bear Branch Nature...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 10:52 AM
The CEFM Network, formerly the Catonsville Emergency Food Ministries, celebrated its second annual St. Valentine Day dinner/dance Feb. 9 at the Rolling Road Golf Club.
More than 150 guests attended the delicious surf and turf dinner and danced to the...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Every once in a while, a really, really good wine book comes along … something destined to become a classic.
The "Food Lover's Guide to Wine" by Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg is an amazingly fresh and novel exploration of the world of wine and...