Food & Drink

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

Everyone’s got a Kink(ling)

I have fevered dreams of warm, yeast-raised dough. I lust for sweet treats. I have openly drooled at a …

02.24.20 – Food & Drink, Lifestyles

Best of Frederick 2020 Winners

It isn’t the intent of “Best of Frederick” to memorialize businesses that no longer exist. In fact, we would …

02.10.20 – Destinations, Dining, Feature, Food & Drink, Frederick Scene, History, Lifestyles, Music, People & Places, Style, Travel

Side of Flavor

East Coast towns, like Frederick, built enterprise districts at their eastern edges during the Industrial Revolution, exploiting westerly winds …

02.07.20 – Dining, Food & Drink

’Cue the Bromance

I love barbecue. I love big fat hog..love slow-burning fire. I love spicy, sweet, juicy in my mouth. The …

01.19.20 – Food & Drink

Hold the Hootch

Adult beverages were once synonymous with beer, wine or spirits. But today’s mocktail is a non-alcoholic adult beverage that …

01.05.20 – Dining, Food & Drink

Cuppa Cheer

Love it or hate it, eggnog is as intertwined with winter holidays as candy canes and heaping platters of …

12.23.19 – Dining, Food & Drink