Food and Drink

The story behind the Sriracha trend

April 15, 2017

On a cold January day at my home in Silver Spring, Md., I picked up a newspaper advertisement that urged readers to try “fiery Sriracha wings” at their Super Bowl Party. Why would Sriracha Mayo, […]

Adventures in Taste

A gastronomic road trip through Talbot County

March 20, 2017

Maryland’s Talbot County has long been the home of two disparate cultures. Watermen and farmers worked the waters and land, while wealthy businessmen and politicians sought Talbot’s bounty for recreation and retirement. Combining the two […]


Top 12 reasons to love and visit Southern Delaware

February 28, 2017

With the Delaware Bay, 26 miles of pristine Atlantic beaches, and the welcoming small-town charm of coastal and river towns, there are plenty of activities and attractions to explore in Southern Delaware. With so much […]


On the Radio: Draft craft

February 19, 2017

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of Feb. 19: Maryland’s Eastern Shore celebrates craft beer Feb. 25, […]


Use of oak, rising alcohol levels among 2017 wine trends

February 18, 2017

It’s really difficult to predict trends in wine, but certain evidence does suggest many in the offing. Look for more collaboration between “Old World” and “New World” producers. Joint ventures on both sides will flourish. […]