Featured, Food & Drink, Money & Power

Sagamore Spirit Distillery Opens to the Public

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 21, 2017 8:40am

Photo courtesy of Sagamore Spirit

During Thursday’s ribbon cutting for the new Sagamore Spirit distillery in Port Covington, speakers hammered home one big point: Mark Twain approved of whiskey.

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Food & Drink

Sagamore Spirit Now Taking Reservations for Tours of Port Covington Distillery

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 06, 2017 2:02pm

A rendering of the forthcoming Sagamore Spirits, Courtesy Ayers Saint Gross

Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Spirit has begun taking reservations for tours of the Port Covington whiskey distillery scheduled to officially open April 21. Read More →

Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: No Kid Hungry Fundraiser at Gunther & Co., The Emporiyum & Light City Return, Rye Rocks at The Walters & More

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 31, 2017 9:20am

Gunther & Co. will host chefs from several restaurants for a Tuesday night fundraiser benefiting No Kid Hungry.

Get ready, Baltimore food lovers: this week is a big one. From multiple food-related benefits to the return of two of the city’s best events, The Emporiyum and Light City, to the Orioles’ Opening Day, this week is absolutely jam-packed.

Plan your dining and drinking strategies accordingly. Here’s a look at what’s happening this week:

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Culture, Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: St. Patrick’s Day Festivities, Brunch at The Elephant, Wine at Cinghiale & Whole Hog at Le Garage

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 10, 2017 9:10am

There’s plenty of green beer to be drunk this week, but there’s also mozzarella to be pulled, wine to be paired and a whole host of non-Irish food festivities to enjoy. Here’s a look at what Baltimore’s restaurants have planned this week:

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Food & Drink

Craft Booze Distillers Will Convene in the Inner Harbor this April

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 02, 2017 4:54pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

These days, craft spirits all the rage. Those who consume alcohol now have their pick of the litter, from small-batch whiskey and gin to handmade vodka and tequila. This spring, Baltimore will play host to an entire conference devoted to the ballooning industry of craft distilled spirits.

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Featured, Food & Drink

Sagamore Spirit Distillery to Open April 21

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 2:58pm

Image courtesy of Sagamore Spirit

Sagamore Spirit has set April 21 as the opening date for the whiskey distillery it’s building in Port Covington.

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Featured, Food & Drink, Hot Plate

Hot Plate: Tacos & Tequila at Gunther & Co., Greg’s Bagels Reopens, Bourbon, Whiskey and Local Distiller Events

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 17, 2017 9:11am

Gunther & Co. kicks off Tequila Taco Tuesdays next week

Have you recovered yet from your Valentine’s Day sugar high? Ready for something new?

There’s a lot happening this week in Baltimore restaurant news, and none of it involves heart-shaped boxes of chocolate. New spots are opening, culturally educational dinners are taking place and restaurants are providing locals with lots of opportunities to learn about – and enjoy – different types of liquors.

Here’s a look at what’s happening in and around town this week:

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Food & Drink, Shop Local, Sponsored Post

Kentucky Nights Bourbon Tasting Event Warms Up a Cold February at Mount Washington Tavern

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017 3:15pm

Courtesy Mount Washington Tavern

Winter may be hard to endure, but cold weather can be forgotten when surrounded by warmth. This February, feel the radiance of a cozy restaurant, great food and body-warming, small-batch bourbon from craft distilleries. Pair that with the company of new friends and a feel-good fundraiser and you’re describing “Kentucky Nights Bourbon Tasting.”

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Featured, Money & Power

Ray Lewis Gives First Two Bottles of His New Bourbon to Trump and Pence

0 Written by: | Friday, Jan 20, 2017 9:35am

Ray Lewis in 2013, photo via Wikimedia Commons

Starting today, Donald Trump and Mike Pence will lead the United States of America together for at least the next four years. Retired Ravens great Ray Lewis wanted to make sure they had something to celebrate with, so he’s giving a pair of bottles of his new limited-edition bourbon to the Republican leaders.

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Food & Drink, Roland Park, Sponsored Post

Half-Off All Whiskey Tonight at Johnny’s!

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 1:07pm

The snow can’t keep us down. We’re back at it! Johnny’s is open all day. Cure your winter blues tonight with a toasty Hot Toddy and:
Whiskey Wednesday
50% off All Whiskey, All Night
Across the board, all whiskey and whiskey cocktails are half the price throughout the restaurant tonight! Our Whiskey Wednesday is a great chance to experiment with a new whiskey or to cozy up to an old favorite. 


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