Food & Drink

Peachy Keen

Every few years, we like to throw a summer cooking contest at our readers, soliciting recipes for salads, cocktails …

09.05.21 – Dining, Food & Drink, Recipes

Come Back

There are varied legends surrounding a light often left on overnight in empty theaters. Some say the illumination is …

07.01.21 – Feature, Food & Drink, Lifestyles

End of an Era

Mike Rickman swiped some wine coolers one night while working at the Red Horse Steak House, where he was …

06.07.21 – Dining, Food & Drink

Noodling Along

You don’t have to be a gourmet to love pasta. Plenty of us cozy up to microwaved noodles, sloughed …

04.01.21 – Dining, Food & Drink

Best of Frederick 2021 Winners

In the nearly three decades we have published the annual “Best of Frederick” list, outside influences have certainly had …

02.01.21 – Feature, Food & Drink, History, Lifestyles, People & Places, Travel

More than Juice

Fall intoxicates the senses as golden sun gilds forests decked in glorious color, like a giant bouquet of flowers. …

11.01.20 – Diversions, Food & Drink, Lifestyles

When the Moon Hits Your Eye …

Outside of Italy, the next hot spot for pizza is New Haven, Conn., and if you want to go …

08.18.20 – Food & Drink, Insider, Lifestyles, Tastings

Dunkin’ for Emmitsburg

A groundbreaking ceremony was held recently to celebrate the coming of a Dunkin’ Donuts at 103 Silo Hill Parkway, …

08.07.20 – Food & Drink, Insider, Lifestyles, Tastings

Food for the Soul

It is OK to be confused about the “wings.” After all, on the surface, at least, it is about …

08.03.20 – Dining, Feature, Food & Drink, Tastings

French Connection

Obesity was never a problem in France, at least not until its citizens discovered fast food and modern preservatives, …

07.07.20 – Food & Drink

Summer of Self-Improvement

Every dude in the world thinks he’s The Grillmeister, protecting his fire like Master Blaster protecting his go juice  …

07.01.20 – Food & Drink, Lifestyles

I Scream, You Scream

As a kid from West Philadelphia once said, “Summer, summer, summertime.” Now that I have ear-wormed the most classic …

06.10.20 – Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Weddings With a History

Simple but charming, the Dahlgren Chapel rises above Turner’s Gap in a clearing next to the Appalachian Trail. This …

06.09.20 – Feature, Food & Drink, History, Lifestyles, People & Places

Farm to Customer

Driving to House in the Woods Farm east of Adamstown is like a journey to a different world. In …

05.13.20 – Feature, Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Pig to Plate

Each year, people in communities around Frederick County gather for hog butcherings, a tradition that has deep ties to …

05.06.20 – Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Rolling on the River

Healthy rivers teem with life, bodies ever in motion. Along the nearby Shenandoah and Potomac rivers, silvery light flashes …

03.05.20 – Dining, Food & Drink