Monthly Archives : May 2014

Raw Oysters

Mama’s On The Half Shell

It was Friday and just past 1:00 pm.  I was in the mood for lunch and a pint.  So I’m in the Jeep and drive to Of Love & Regret at 1028 South Conkling Street, Baltimore, MD.  As I pulled up it seemed empty and parking was easy (that should have been the tip off).  They don’t open till 4:00 pm, rats! Ok,…

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Soft Crab Sandwich

Maryland Soft Crab Sandwich

Growing up in Maryland has it’s benefits, great seafood is one of them.  I just love a good soft crab sandwich!  Let me date my self and say that I remember being a pre-teen (at least 28 years ago), going to my grandparents waterfront home on Seneca Creek and picking soft crab’s out of the slough box.  So excited because…

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Hoptimum Cap

Beer Pickled Jalapenos w/ Hoptimum IPA

We love beer, we love jalapenos, why not mix the two. Get ready for some great flavors. I originally saw this in a post on facebook from Jackie Dodd who is an amazing chef and writer. Oh and I forgot to mention that her photographs are top notch. Check out her website at after you make the recipe for yourself!…

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