MARYLAND

seafood

A Blue Crab Invasion Is Making Life Hell for Spanish Fishermen

Maryland's beloved blue crabs somehow made it across the Atlantic, and are now "devouring everything" and even getting compared to ISIS.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.28.19
crime

Maryland Police Officer Charged for Pouring Beer Down Man's Shirt After Writing Ticket

The officer was wearing a body camera but turned it off before grabbing the man by the collar and dousing him in beer.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.24.18
seafood

The Baltimore Crab Cake Shop That's So Good, People Want to Be Buried There

Why this legendary Baltimore crab cake spot is so to-die-for that one patron's ashes were scattered on the floor.
Jacob Dean
1.26.18
washington dc

A Suburban Gas Station Serves Some of DC's Best Korean Food

Seoul Food in Wheaton, MD just might be the only place in America where you can eat kimchi chili and vegan bibimbap while you're filling up your tank.
Ananya Bhattacharyya
11.17.17
Recipe

Crab Congee

Both original and traditional, this is a rice dish, not a crab dish. But it is also an addictively delicious and comforting dish.
Jeremiah Stone
10.1.17
Recipe

Crab Cake Sandwich

No filling. Just crab. The way a good one should be.
Farideh Sadeghin
8.30.17
chinese food week

Jeremiah Stone Puts Butter in His Congee and He Thinks You Should Too

"Any time anyone asks me to make something Chinese, I do this. It’s original, but it feels very traditional. I don’t work in a Chinese restaurant, but I can make Chinese food."
Jeremiah Stone
4.28.17
politics

Restaurant Says "Grab Her By The Pizza" Clam Pie Was Meant to Empower Women

“The best part about the ‘Grab Her by the Pizza’ meal is that they make sure to highlight the extra virgin olive oil and clams, which makes it easy to laugh about the fact that 25% of girls (and approximately 16% of boys) are sexually molested in our...
Jelisa Castrodale
2.26.17
seafood

How to Eat Crab Like You Know What You're Doing

Regardless of how you get crabs, or how often you get them, or who you get them with (or from), you'll want to steam and pick those guys pretty soon.
Farideh Sadeghin
6.25.16
police

The Cops’ Secret Surveillance Tools Were Useless in Finding a Chicken Wing Thief

Police in Maryland employed the controversial Stingray surveillance system in the case of a pizza delivery man who had allegedly been robbed of 15 chicken wings and three subs, together valued at $56.77.
Nick Rose
5.8.16
antarctica

How to Get a Job Cooking at the South Pole

Darby Butts, the new food service supervisor at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station in Antarctica, was a general manager at an Annapolis pub before he embarked on a journey to cook at the southernmost place on Earth.
Rachel Anne Warren
11.30.15
murica

A Visual Cheat Sheet to Drinking American Beer

Feast your eyeballs on my step-by-step guide to how to enjoy your beer of choice the way it was intended in some of America’s top beer destinations.
Jaime Boddorff
5.25.15
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