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Founding Father’s Favorites (7/7/2017) - These prolific, profound, persistent patriots of the past preferred perfectly prepared plates of…well…their favorite foods. Sate your curiosity below: George Washington Oysters, Cream of Peanut Soup, Mashed Potatoes with Coconut, String Beans with Mushrooms, Cherries George Washington, the first president, the great American icon, and possibly the foundingest of fathers.  While his teeth have been […]
The Summer of Drinking Patriotically (7/7/2017) - Ever wanted to get a nice, patriotic buzz going just like the Founding Fathers intended? Even after Independence Day, you can celebrate with these tantalizing libations. Fritchie Firecracker Exclusive at Hootch and Banter for a limited time only: Ingredients: Nolet’s gin Mint Simple Syrup Fresh Lemon Juice Soda Water Peychaud’s bitters Fresh Blueberries Patriotic Sangria Ingredients: […]
Exotic Sweets Downtown (6/15/2017) - Frederick is sweet and strange! What a delectable combo! We ran up & down Market Street and tried to find all of the exotic sweets, here’s what we found:   The Candy Kitchen Chicken Feet Gummies Habanera Chocolates Sriracha Jelly Beans   Zoe’s Chocolates Sesame Tahini Crunch Truffles Gold Chocolate Bars Cakes to Die For […]
Em(paw)ees: White Collar, Blue Collar, Dog Collar. (6/15/2017) - Has your life led you to the tragic, unfortunate circumstance of NOT having a dog? Not to worry, these businesses give an invaluable gift–the gift of pettins, snugglins and cuddles with adorable canine employees. Frederick Supply Tell me a little about yourself: My name is Mickey and I was rescued/adopted 2 years ago and my […]
DINING IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS: Frederick County Edition (5/9/2017) - Eat outside in Frederick this Summer and increase the chance of a bug landing on your food at some tasty, full service restaurants in Frederick. Key: Streetside- A few tables, usually on a sidewalk, and can be with or without a barrier between you and fellow street-walkers. Creekside- Along Carroll Creek in Downtown Frederick Patio- […]