Food & Drink

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

Middletown Meals

It’s nice to have choices. That’s what makes going out to eat something special. Fast food drive-throughs notwithstanding, we …

11.09.19 – Dining, Food & Drink

Where All the Food Trucks At?

I feel a little bit like Cleavon Little asking a similar, but altogether different, question in the Mel Brooks …

11.01.19 – Food & Drink, People & Places

Endless Harvest Preserving Peak Produce

Hope grows in every garden. Planting a veggie patch, even a few pots on a patio or reveling in …

10.14.19 – Dining, Food & Drink

A Spicy Pot of Joy

Recently, I had the worst Chinese food of my life. This is not an exaggeration and is a sentence …

10.08.19 – Food & Drink, People & Places

Winging It

Man does not live by bread alone. There’s a good chance chicken is also on the table. Industry insiders …

10.01.19 – Feature, Food & Drink

Tip of the Hat

Staci and Dan Caiola, the married duo behind The Derby Restaurant & Bar in New Market, take the concept …

09.01.19 – Dining, Food & Drink

Cream of the Crop

Sunny summer days are meant for cruising the countryside and, while you’re at it, scoring some ice cream. Luckily, …

08.15.19 – Dining, Food & Drink

Game On

For any sports fan, the social triple play is an engaging game in combo with indulgent eats and an …

07.03.19 – Dining, Food & Drink

Riding Road

Restaurants come and go. Tastes change. Economies slump. Life gets in the way. Roughly half of all businesses reach …

06.18.19 – Dining, Food & Drink