| 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...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Second Chance Saloon may be one of the most unlikely nominees in the Restaurant Association of Maryland award field, but it's not the only Howard County venue to be recognized.
Joining Second Chance in the best bar/tavern category is Nottingham's, which...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Wine is the theme right now at Wit & Wisdom, inside the Four Seasons Baltimore, and assistant general manager Justin Yu, 27, has been there to oversee it all.
As part of Baltimore's 10-day Winter Wine Celebration, which concludes on Sunday, Wit & Wisdom...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 6:55 AM
From: Barossa Valley, Australia
Serve with: Grilled meat, beef stew, lasagna
This is a red wine whose flavors truly convey an image of the vines: squat, weathered old bushes with small yields of fat, ripe grapes. There's that old-vine...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:35 AM
After two years, the original owners of Zella's Pizzeria on Hollins Street are coming back.
Julie Ernst and Cem Ari opened Zella's in 2007. It found a loyal following and helped to anchor the struggling Hollins Market neighborhood. They sold the...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 8:44 AM
The Winter Wine Celebration ended on Sunday, but wine-lovers can still get their filll.
The Wine Market in Locust Point has declared this Eclectic Wine Month. From Mondays through Thursdays in March, the restaurant is offering half-off select glasses of...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:14 AM
Some occasions require a touch of romance.
Nothing too formal or over the top — no scattered rose petals or strolling violins. Just good, interesting food served capably in a special setting.
Baldwin's Station in historic Sykesville is just the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Sundays in Baltimore County, even Super Bowl Sundays, are not what they could be, says business owner David Trone, operator of Beltway Fine Wine & Spirits in Towson.
Trone is hoping the hoopla over the Ravens vs. 49ers will help consumers focus on...
| 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...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Shake off those wintertime blues and join the Catonsville chamber for its first Winter Wine Tasting event Feb. 21 at Overhills Mansion, 916 S. Rolling Road.
Tasting tables located throughout the venue will offer a wide variety of high-quality, unique...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Frederick Road Fridays, the popular outdoor concert series, will have a new home this summer.
The Greater Catonsville Chamber of Commerce decided to move the annual summer event from Egges Lane across Frederick Road to the Mews on Mellor to provide more...
| Feb 20, 2013
Harford Community College will host Wine Expo 2013 this Sunday, the 14th annual incarnation of the event.
Lanell Patrick, alumni coordinator for HCC, said the Expo has been held in "various locations" around the college's Bel Air campus in past years,...