Tax day has turned festive, and it's not just the cookies and the people dressed as the Statue of Liberty doing a lively wave-dance outside Liberty Tax Services offices. Some gyms and chiropractic offices are giving away free rides in a massage bed if you have a coupon, Office Depot offers free or discounted paper shredding, and the Hard Rock Café will let customers sing for their supper between 5 and 7 p.m.
What a nice dinner that was at Bistro Blanc. We enjoyed beautiful and well-constructed appetizers, perfectly cooked entrees and scrumptious desserts. And we just plain enjoyed ourselves at this wine-focused Glenelg restaurant.
Hekemian & Co. has signed a long term lease with Cobb Theatres to open a new CineBistro luxury movie theatre at the Rotunda in Baltimore, billed as a true world class "dinner-and-a-movie" experience. with seven screens, plush oversized leather seats, full-service in-theatre dining and cutting edge stadium style movie viewing. The 35,000 square foot CineBistro will include up-scale dine-in theatres, a chef inspired menu, premium cocktails, and an expansive wine list.
Gather up three of your best dining friends and set a date for Puerto 511. But make a reservation first. Word is out about Puerto 511, and diners were being turned away, nicely, on a recent Saturday night. Bring along a bottle of wine or a six-pack of beer, too. Puerto 511 has a BYOB policy.
Preparing a wedding menu can be tricky. That's why, with a little help from the folks at Rouge Catering in Hunt Valley (rougecatering.com) and Chef Expressions in Timonium (chefexpressions.com), we've made things a bit easier with this list of catering tips for the bride- and groom-to-be.
Amy Dickman from Owings Mills was hoping someone would have the recipe for the garlic herb cheese that was served with the breadsticks at Harvey's restaurant, which used to be located at Greenspring Station in Baltimore County.