Top Stories

Home  

Smoke, Meat, and Heat: Expanding the definition of barbecue

Summer is the season of crabs, of ice cream, of firing up the grill, of deliciously tender barbecue full of flavor that explodes in your mouth and sends meat juices dripping down your hands. And now, the height of summer, seems like the perfect time to celebrate barbecue and its smoky, tender variations....

Recent Features

More
  • Meatless magic: Making vegan barbecue that will even satisfy carnivores

    Meatless magic: Making vegan barbecue that will even satisfy carnivores

    Barbecue. The very name of this food channels ferocity, savagery, even—say it with me—barbarism. Barbecue, after all, is what happens when you combine smoke, heat, and meat. Fattier the better, spicy red pepper-infused sauce licked lusciously from the fingers and bringing a flush to the face, all...

  • Wide World of Meat: Baltimore barbecue goes way beyond the American South

    Wide World of Meat: Baltimore barbecue goes way beyond the American South

    Barbecue—the low-and-slow method of cooking meat until it easily comes apart at the touch—is a culinary point of pride for the American South. If you're looking to eat your way into a food coma with tender Carolina-style pulled pork, check out City Paper's meat bracket (page 18) for local barbecue...

  • A List of Queer Events During Pride Week

    A List of Queer Events During Pride Week

    The Story of My Name Project readings. July 22, 7-9:30 p.m., Red Emma's, 30 W. North Ave., (443) 602-7585, redemmas.org, free.

Mobtown Beat

More

City Folk

More

Eats & Drinks

More
  • Park Cafe & Coffee Bar has great house-made jams and baked desserts

    Park Cafe & Coffee Bar has great house-made jams and baked desserts

    When Park Cafe & Coffee Bar, located in a carriage house in Bolton Hill, opened back in February, the co-owners David Hart and Joseph Costa told The Sun that the inspiration for their first restaurant venture came from an extended trip to Europe the two had taken together. "Instead of buying Porsches,...

  • Brokeass Gourmet: Cauliflower Tortillas

    Brokeass Gourmet: Cauliflower Tortillas

    I recently heard about cauliflower tortillas, and knew I had to try them. Three perfect batches later, I can attest, this recipe is phenomenal. Whether you're into eating paleo or primal, or you are just looking for a way to get more fiber and vegetables into your diet, these tortillas are a must-try.

Music

More

Screens

More
Film  

'I Am Cuba,' a masterpiece of commie melodrama

There are many ambitious set pieces in this Soviet-Cuban communist-humanist epic and you've probably heard about a few of them, such as the epic single take in which the camera whirls all around a party full of American tourists at a Cuban hotel that starts on the roof and follows partying men...More

Visual Art

More

Books

More

Stage

More
Loading

88°