| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Maryland Wine Week is back. The 11-day celebration of the state’s wine industry begins Friday and runs through June 24.
Organized by the Maryland Wineries Association, the third annual promotional event has restaurants and wine shops throughout...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:46 AM
The happiest of happy hours include our pets, and the one scheduled on Friday at the Maryland SPCA promises to be great fun for all. To benefit the homeless pets in their adoption center and to help save more pets’ lives, the Maryland SPCA will...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:20 AM
June 18 is the 100th anniversary of the pioneering vintner Robert Mondavi's birth.
On Thursday, Ruth's Chris Steakhouse locations nationwide, including Baltimore's Inner Harbor and Pikesville locations, are hosting a Robert Mondavi 100th Birthday Wine...
| 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...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The upcoming weekend promises to be a big one for yard sale enthusiasts.
Saturday, April 27, and Sunday, April 28, mark the final days of the annual month-long garage sale fundraiser at Frisky's Wildlife & Primate Sanctuary, at 10790 Old Frederick...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Now in its seventh season, Jack's Bistro has settled into a fine groove. The small Canton restaurant is essentially doing today what it was doing from the start — exactly what it wants to do.
If that makes Jack's sound arrogant, you don't know...
| Jun 11, 2013
Maryland Wine Week is back. The 11-day celebration of the state's wine industry begins Friday and runs through June 24.
Organized by the Maryland Wineries Association, the third annual promotional event has restaurants and wine shops throughout the state...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 1:01 PM
A number of Harford County bars, restaurants and liquor stores have yet to renew their liquor licenses by the May 1 deadline, leaving their ability to serve liquor potentially up in the air.
The Harford County Liquor Control Board saw a long list...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:13 PM
From: Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, Calif.
Serve with: Grilled chicken, seared tuna steak
This intensely flavorful red wine continues Coppola's role as one of the best celebrity vintners — offering value as well as star...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:07 PM
This red wine made from Bordeaux grapes — cabernet sauvignon, merlot and cabernet franc — along with syrah has turned out to be a harmonious and complex blend at a very appealing price. It's a smooth, subtle and layered wine with flavors of...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Even after some 30 years of reviewing wines, there's something new to learn. Falanghina, a white wine varietal I had not encountered before, comes from the slopes of Mount Vesuvius and dates to ancient times. This version is exceptionally complex and...