Tag: food

Mount Vernon: The Burning Hen

Update- The Burning Hen is now closed TenTen Ramen in Mount Vernon recently closed and in its place, The Burning Hen opened up. The space is an izakaya, Japanese-style pub, and I don’t believe there is another space like it currently in Baltimore. A friend and I recently went […]

Recipe: Salsa Roja

After making a salsa verde, I knew it was time to tackle Salsa Roja. It’s also a perfect accompaniment for chips and would look killer in any football Sunday spread. I didn’t want to go too spicy because the salsa verde definitely had a little bit of a […]

Federal Hill: The Charles

When a new spot opens in Fed Hill, it feels like everyone takes notice. The revamp of Mad River into The Charles is definitely a welcome addition. The space is sleek and has ditched the sleezy late night vibe.  Chef Cory Pastor has done a great job with the […]

Mount Vernon: Magdalena

Baltimore’s dining scene has exploded over the years, and one of my favorite newish spaces is Magdalena. It’s located within the beautiful Ivy Hotel in Mount Vernon and if you have a chance, definitely ask for a tour of the restaurant, each room has its own theme and is […]

Harbor East: Wit & Wisdom Tavern

One of my favorite things about birthday dinners is that it’s a chance to go someplace special. This year, for me, that was Wit & Wisdom Tavern. I’ve been in a handful of times for drinks, happy hour, dollar oysters, and of course Chef Dyan’s fantastic desserts. But I’ve […]